Rosati's Pizza

Rosati's Pizza

Rosati's Pizza
#277

Initial Investment

LOW: $136,700
HIGH: $733,000

Change in Units

+0.8% +1 UNITS (1 Year)
+10.3% +13 UNITS (3 Years)

Company Profile

Founded

1964

Franchising Since

2006 (10 Years)

Corporate Address

2250 Point Blvd., #335 Elgin, IL 60123

CEO

Anthony Rosati

About Rosati's Pizza

The roots of Rosati's Pizza go back to the early 1900's, when Ferdinand Rosati opened a small restaurant in Chicago. His son, Sam, followed in his footsteps, opening his own restaurant in 1927. In 1964, Sam's children used his recipes and opened Rosati's, one of the first pizza places to offer delivery. The Rosati family still controls the business today, but began expanding through franchising in 2006.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$136,700 - $733,000

Net-worth Requirement

$80,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$80,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$25,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

to 5%

Financing Options

Veteran Incentives


25% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 277

Lowest Rank: 499

* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 2 weeks

Training at headquarters: 2 weeks

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Grand Opening
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Ad Slicks
Regional Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 6 - 8

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Updated: October 12th, 2015

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