Repicci's Italian Ice

At a Glance

Products & Services: Italian ice and gelato

Number of Locations: 50

Total Investment: $57.7K - $149.9K

Founded: 1998

Began Franchising: 2005

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2014 49 0 0 1
2013 48 0 0 0
2012 48 0 0 0
2011 44 0 0 0
2010 48 0 0 0
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new units internationally.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $57,650 - $149,900
Franchise Fee: $15,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: $3K/yr.
Term of Franchise Agreement: 5 years, renewable
Veteran Incentives: 20% off franchise fee
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $100,000
Liquid Cash Available: $50,000
Operations
Franchise can be run from home. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 1 - 2. 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: 3 days. At franchisee's location: 2 days.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives, Lease Negotiation
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising,

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #309 (2011), #429 (2010),
Top New: #19 (2010),
Top Home-Based: #101 (2011),