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Massage Heights

2014 Franchise 500
#259
At a Glance

Products & Services: Therapeutic massage services and products

Number of Locations: 92

Total Investment: $235.1K - $595.9K

Founded: 2004

Began Franchising: 2005

About Massage Heights

Wayne and Shayne Evans launched the first Massage Heights in San Antonio, Texas, in 2004. Franchising of the concept began a year later. Massage Heights locations offer massage and facial services, a membership program, and sales of related products.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2013 84 5 0 3
2012 69 4 0 3
2011 64 4 0 3
2010 58 3 0 3
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the U.S.,Canada, Mexico.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $235,089 - $595,867
Franchise Fee: $42,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 5%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $400,000
Liquid Cash Available: $175,000
Operations
80% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 20. Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (50% of current franchisees are owner/operators).
Financing Type In-House Third Party
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How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 3 weeks. At franchisee's location: 1 week.
Ongoing Support: Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising,

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #259 (2014), #491 (2012), #451 (2011),