Energy Kitchen

At a Glance

Products & Services: High-protein, low-fat meals

Number of Locations: 9

Total Investment: $290K - $649K

Founded: 1999

Began Franchising: 2004

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2010 5 0 0 4
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following states:
Connecticut, Northeast, New Jersey, New York, South, Southeast.
Franchisor is seeking new units in Canada, Western Europe.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $290,000 - $649,000
Franchise Fee: $30,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 5%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $400,000
Liquid Cash Available: $75,000
Operations
33% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 10 - 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: 6 weeks.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Lease Negotiation
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks,