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The Woodhouse Day Spa

2014 Franchise 500
#407
At a Glance

Products & Services: Spa services, bath and body products

Number of Locations: 42

Total Investment: $420.3K - $552.2K

Founded: 2001

Began Franchising: 2003

About The Woodhouse Day Spa

Jeni Garrett opened the first Woodhouse Day Spa in Victoria, Texas, in 2001. In 2003 she franchising the concept. Each location offers a variety of spa services, including massages, waxing, facials, body scrubs, wraps, manicures and pedicures. Woodhouse also has an online boutique selling apparel, cosmetics, home decor and personal-care products.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2014 40 0 0 2
2013 34 0 0 2
2012 24 0 0 2
2011 24 0 0 1
2010 22 0 0 1
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the U.S.,Asia, Canada, Central America, Mexico.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $420,250 - $552,200
Franchise Fee: $45,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 6%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $250,000
Liquid Cash Available: $200,000
Operations
18% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 10. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT 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: 2-3 weeks. Additional training, 1-2 days; webinars
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks,

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #407 (2014),