CleanNet USA Inc.

CleanNet USA Inc.

Commercial cleaning
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Units as of 2019
1,746 (747 lost in 3 years)
42.8%
2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
Initial investment
$15K - $46K

Company Overview

Mark Salek founded CleanNet USA in 1987 and opened the company’s first office the following year in Columbia, Maryland, providing cleaning services to commercial clients in the Baltimore/Washington, DC, area.

Today, CleanNet’s uniformed force offers a variety of cleaning services for commercial, retail and industrial facilities in financial, hospitality, medical and other industries.

About CleanNet USA Inc.

Industry
Maintenance
Founded
1988
Leadership
Mark Salek, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1988 (33 years)
# of employees at HQ
50
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

This company is seeking new franchisees in the following international regions: Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Middle East, Europe (Western), Canada, Mexico

# of Units
1,746 (as of 2019)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
2010 Corporate Ridge, #700
McLean, VA 22102

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a CleanNet USA Inc. 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
$9,400 - $30,000
Initial Investment
$14,777 - $45,910
Net Worth Requirement
$10,000 - $300,000
Cash Requirement
$5,000 - $50,000
Veteran Incentives
$500-$1,500 off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
10%
Ad Royalty Fee
1%
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

In-House Financing
CleanNet USA Inc. offers in-house financing to cover the following: equipment, accounts receivable
Third Party Financing
CleanNet USA Inc. has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: startup costs, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

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
8 hours
Classroom Training
15 hours
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
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

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?
No
# of employees required to run
3
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Additional Rankings

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Ranked #111

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Ranked #96

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Updated: February 8th, 2021
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