The Tan Company

At a Glance

Products & Services: Tanning services, skin-care and beauty products

Number of Locations: 47

Total Investment: $393.4K - $739.9K

Founded: 1994

Began Franchising: 2001

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2014 37 0 0 10
2013 39 0 0 12
2012 41 0 0 14
2011 49 0 0 14
2010 49 0 0 14
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $393,354 - $739,928
Franchise Fee: $30,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 6%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Veteran Incentives: $10,000 off franchise fee
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $1,000,000
Liquid Cash Available: $250,000

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 2 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,

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #320 (2010),

Franchise Search

Find Franchise Opportunities for Sale

Fund Your Franchise with Guidant

Guidant Financal Learn how to invest your IRA or 401k into a franchise penalty-free. ($50k min)

Featured Franchises For Sale

From the Entrepreneur Bookstore

Franchise Bible 7E
Franchise Bible 7E
By Erwin J. Keup and Peter Keup
More Info