Not Ranked

Initial Investment

LOW: $370,900
HIGH: $688,700

Change in Units

Promoted Opportunities

Company Profile

Founded

1975

Franchising Since

1986 (30 Years)

Corporate Address

9380 Prestmont Place Frisco, TX 75035

Parent Company

Baby's Room USA, Inc.

About USA Baby

USA Baby was founded in 1975 by Alan Levine. It began franchising in 1986 and the chain now includes international locations. USA Baby offers more than 2,000 items for infant and child care. The privately held company is based in Elmhurst, Illinois.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$370,900 - $688,700

Net-worth Requirement

$175,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$145,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$23,400 - $60,200

Ongoing Royalty Fee

3%

Ad Royalty Fee

N/A

Financing Options

USA Baby has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Units (Locations)

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 14 days

Training at headquarters: 5 days

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Ad Slicks
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 8

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Updated: June 12th, 2014

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