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Good Feet Worldwide LLC

2014 Franchise 500
#488
At a Glance

Products & Services: Arch supports, related products

Number of Locations: 104

Total Investment: $39.2K - $197K

Founded: 1995

Began Franchising: 2003

About Good Feet Worldwide LLC

The first Good Feet Arch Support Store opened in Solana Beach, California, in 1995. The company is now headquartered in Carlsbad, California, and franchising began in 2003. In each store, employees help customers find the right arch support for their arch size and lifestyle, choosing from 25 different styles.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2014 93 1 6 4
2013 90 2 7 4
2012 89 4 4 4
2010 114 5 3 3
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $39,240 - $197,025
Franchise Fee: $10,000 - $22,500
Ongoing Royalty Fee: $350/mo.
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Veteran Incentives: 25% off franchise fee & initial inventory
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $150,000
Liquid Cash Available: $40,000
Operations
50% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 3. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed..
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 weeks.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Internet
Marketing Support: National media, Regional advertising,
Other marketing support: Website

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #488 (2014), #467 (2013), #437 (2011), #403 (2010),
America's Top Global: #133 (2014),