Burger 21

At a Glance

Products & Services: Burgers

Number of Locations: 10

Total Investment: $414.5K - $832.6K

Founded: 2010

Began Franchising: 2011

About Burger 21

Burger 21 is a new fast-casual concept from Front Burner Brands, franchisor of The Melting Pot Restaurants Inc. Its menu features 21 chef-inspired burgers, signature shakes, salads and more.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2013 6 0 0 4
2012 1 0 0 4
2011 0 0 0 2
2010 N/A N/A N/A 1
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $414,495 - $832,595
Franchise Fee: $30,000 - $40,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 5%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $500,000
Liquid Cash Available: $200,000
Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 30 - 45. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed..
Financing Type In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee
Startup Costs
Accounts Receivable

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 4-6 weeks. At franchisee's location: 2 weeks.
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, Ad slicks, Regional advertising,
Other marketing support: Social media, PR