The Bearclaw Coffee Co.

At a Glance

Products & Services: Coffee & espresso-based drinks

Number of Locations: 25

Total Investment: $73.7K - $293K

Founded: 2002

Began Franchising: 2003

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2010 20 0 0 5
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new units internationally.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $73,700 - $293,000
Franchise Fee: $24,500
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 6%
Term of Franchise Agreement: Term of agreement not renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $150,000 - $250,000
Liquid Cash Available: $50,000
Operations
1% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 15 - 5. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (50% of current franchisees are owner/operators).
Financing Type In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee
Startup Costs
Equipment
Inventory
Accounts Receivable
Payroll

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 1 week. Available at franchisee's location.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Regional advertising,