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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
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Initial investment
$35K - $50K
Units as of 2012
109

Company Overview

AeroWest, formerly a division of West Chemical Products, manufactures, installs and maintains air fresheners and deodorizing dispensers for restrooms. AeroWest provides service through most of the United States.

About Aerowest

Industry
Maintenance
Founded
1943
Parent Company
West Industries
Leadership
Dr. Maria Bhacca, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1978 (43 years)
# of employees at HQ
20
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

# of Units
109 (as of 2012)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
2158 Beaumont Dr.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Aerowest franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$25,000
Initial Investment
$35,000 - $50,000
Net Worth Requirement
$100,000
Cash Requirement
$17,500
Veteran Incentives
25% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
29%
Ad Royalty Fee
6%
Term of Agreement
5 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

On-The-Job Training
80 hours
Classroom Training
32 hours
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Marketing Support
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Email Marketing

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
No
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
Yes
Can this franchise be run part time?
Yes
# of employees required to run
1
Are exclusive territories available?
No

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Updated: February 8th, 2021