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Captain Tony's Pizza & Pasta Emporium
Pizza, pasta, subs, wings

Captain Tony's Pizza & Pasta Emporium
Pizza, pasta, subs, wings

About
Founded

1972

Franchising Since

1985 (33 Years)

Corporate Address

1742 S. Woodland Blvd., #440
Deland, FL 32720

CEO

Michael J. Martella

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$197,550 - $389,800

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$10,000 - $20,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

to 4.5%

Financing Options

Captain Tony's Pizza & Pasta Emporium has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
equipment

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

3.5 weeks

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Bio
Michael J. Martella always believed his father's pizza was the best in the world. When the elder Martella, Antonio, opened the first Captain Tony's Pizza & Pasta Emporium in 1972, everyone in the family pitched in. When Michael graduated from college and began a career as a stockbroker, the pizzas he tried as he traveled around the country just didn't measure up to his father's.

Realizing they had a superior product and concept, Michael tried to convince his father to expand the company, but Antonio wasn't interested. In 1987, Michael founded Captain Tony's Inc. and began franchising the restaurant.

Each Captain Tony�s location serves a variety of entrre and dessert pizzas, submarine sandwiches, pastas and salads. The franchise has restaurants in Great Britain as well as the United States.

Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $197,550 High - $389,800
Units
+12.5%+1 UNITS (1 Year) +12.5%+1 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Asia, Canada, Central America, Middle East, Mexico, Philippines, South America, Western Europe
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
Learn More

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