EarthWise Pet
#377 Franchise 500| Pet food and supplies, grooming and self-wash services

About
Founded

2005

Franchising Since

2008 (10 Years)

Corporate Address

200 Palouse St., #201, Office 6
Wenatchee, WA 98801

CEO

Michael Seitz

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$233,000 - $568,000

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$75,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$39,500 - $39,500

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

EarthWise Pet offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

EarthWise Pet has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives

First-year ad royalty waived, 2-day training with CEO, free business plan

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

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

40 hours

Classroom Training:

80 hours

Additional Training:

Ongoing

EarthWise Pet is ranked #377 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
Nature's Pet Market stores sell pet food and supplies, with a focus on natural foods and green, recyclable products. Based in Portland, Oregon, the first store opened in 2005, and franchising began in 2008.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $233,000 High - $568,000
Units
+18.4%+7 UNITS (1 Year) +40.6%+13 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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Updated: September 19th, 2017
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