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Franchise: 1-800-Got-Junk?

Initial Investment
LOW:$209,800
HIGH: $241,800
Change in Units
-2.5% -4 UNITS (1 Year)
-3.7% -6 UNITS (3 Years)

Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Internet
Security
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
National Media
Regional Media

Training Onsite: 1 day

Training at headquarters: 4 days

Additional Training: Additional training annually at conference & franchisee's location

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 3 - 10

About 1-800-Got-Junk?

Started by a college student in need of a summer job, 1-800-Got-Junk? takes items like furniture, appliances, construction debris and yard refuse from homes to dumps or recycling facilities. Franchisees provide clients with uniformed drivers who provide trash pickup during a scheduled two-hour window.

Founded

1989

Franchising Since

1998 (19 Years)

Corporate Address

301-887 Great Northern Wy. Vancouver, BC V5T 4T5

CEO

Brian Scudamore

Parent Company

Rubbish Boys Disposal Service Inc.

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: See List

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$209,800 - $241,800

Net-worth Requirement

$30,000 - $50,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$30,000 - $50,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$128,000 - $128,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

8%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%
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Updated: September 10th, 2016

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