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Mosquito Joe

2014 Franchise 500
#406
At a Glance

Products & Services: Outdoor pest control

Number of Locations: 40

Total Investment: $63.9K - $119.3K

Founded: 2010

Began Franchising: 2012

About Mosquito Joe

Mosquito Joe franchisees offer commercial and residential mosquito-control services. Technicians apply a spray that kills mosquitoes, fleas, ticks and some flies on contact and continues to repel them for 21 days. An alternative all-natural spray effective for 14 days is also available. For a more permanent solution, the company also offers installation of automatic misting systems.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2014 39 0 0 1
2013 14 0 0 1
2012 0 0 0 1
2011 N/A N/A N/A 1
2010 N/A N/A N/A 1
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $63,850 - $119,250
Franchise Fee: $20,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 10%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Veteran Incentives: $2,500 off franchise fee
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $250,000
Liquid Cash Available: $30,000 - $50,000
Operations
Franchise can be run from home. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 2 - 3. Absentee ownership of franchise is 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: 5 days.
Ongoing Support: Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet
Marketing Support: Ad slicks, Regional advertising,
Other marketing support: Online advertising, social media

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #406 (2014),
Top New: #39 (2014),