Cottage Inn Pizza

Cottage Inn Pizza

Pizza
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$200K - $350K
Units as of 2018
55 5.8% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Cottage Inn Pizza

Industry
Food
Related Categories
Pizza, Italian Restaurants
Founded
1948
Leadership
George Michos, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1986 (35 years)
# of employees at HQ
25
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

This company is seeking new franchisees in the following international regions: Canada

# of Units
55 (as of 2018)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
4390 Concourse Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Cottage Inn Pizza 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
$15,000
Initial Investment
$200,000 - $350,000
Net Worth Requirement
$250,000
Cash Requirement
$100,000
Veteran Incentives
10% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
5%
Ad Royalty Fee
3%
Term of Agreement
10 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
240 hours
Classroom Training
6 hours
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Ad Templates
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
Yes
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
15
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

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Updated: February 8th, 2021