Craft Beer Cellar

Craft Beer Cellar

Beer stores and tap rooms
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$60K - $182K
Units as of 2017
33 135.7% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Craft Beer Cellar

Industry
Food
Founded
2010
Parent Company
Craft Beer Stellar LLC
Leadership
Suzanne Schalow, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2012 (9 years)
# of employees at HQ
5
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

This company is seeking new franchisees worldwide.

# of Units
33 (as of 2017)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
51 Leonard St.
Belmont, MA 02478

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Craft Beer Cellar 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
$60,325 - $182,000
Royalty Fee
2%
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
No

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
Craft Beer Cellar offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee
Third Party Financing
Craft Beer Cellar has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: startup costs, equipment, 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
40 hours
Classroom Training
40 hours
Additional Training
As requested
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
Social Media
SEO
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?
No
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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Updated: February 8th, 2021