Lil' Angels Photography

At a Glance

Products & Services: School and child-care photography

Number of Locations: 56

Total Investment: $46.7K - $51.2K

Founded: 1996

Began Franchising: 1998

About Lil' Angels Photography

Since 1996, Lil' Angels has been bringing professional studio equipment and techniques into day-care centers for "dress up" photos. The company began franchising in 1998.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2014 56 0 0 0
2013 66 0 0 0
2012 72 0 0 0
2011 78 0 0 0
2010 85 0 0 0
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $46,700 - $51,200
Franchise Fee: $35,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: Varies
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Veteran Incentives: $6,500 off franchise fee
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $45,000
Liquid Cash Available: $29,000
Operations
Franchise can be run from home. 9% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 1. Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (100% of current franchisees are owner/operators).
Direct Capital
Financing Type In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee
Startup Costs
Equipment
Inventory
Accounts Receivable
Payroll

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 6 days. At franchisee's location: 2 days. Regional & annual convention
Ongoing Support: Meetings
Other marketing support: Networking for securing multi-location accounts

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #485 (2013), #464 (2012), #434 (2011), #435 (2010),
Low-Cost: #94 (2013),