Batteries Plus Bulbs
#114 Franchise 500| Batteries, light bulbs, related products; device repairs

About
Founded

1988

Franchising Since

1992 (27 Years)

Corporate Address

1325 Walnut Ridge Dr.
Hartland, WI 53029

CEO

Scott Williams

Parent Company

Freeman Spogli & Co.

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$189,250 - $366,350

Net-worth Requirement

$350,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$37,500 - $37,500

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

Batteries Plus Bulbs has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives

$10,000 off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

On-The-Job Training:

7 hours

Classroom Training:

197 hours

Additional Training:

Ongoing

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

4

Batteries Plus Bulbs is ranked #114 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
The first Batteries Plus store opened in Green Bay, Wisconsin, in 1988. In 2013, the company changed its name to Batteries Plus Bulbs. Stores offer a selection of nearly 60,000 batteries, light bulbs and related products, along with phone-repair services at their We Fix It Repair Centers.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $189,250 High - $366,350
Units
+2.8%+20 UNITS (1 Year) +10.9%+72 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

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Updated: August 22nd, 2019