Fuzzy's Taco Shop

Fuzzy's Taco Shop

Fuzzy's Taco Shop
#271

Initial Investment

LOW: $329,260
HIGH: $1,068,210

Change in Units

+7.1% +6 UNITS (1 Year)
+11.8% +10 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

2003

Franchising Since

2009 (7 Years)

Corporate Address

200 Bailey Ave., #100 Fort Worth, TX 76107

CEO

Chuck Bush

About Fuzzy's Taco Shop

Father and son restaurateurs Alan and Chuck Bush bought the original Fuzzy's Taco Shop, in Fort Worth, Texas, in 2003. In 2009, they began franchising the restaurants, which serve Baja-style Mexican food, including tacos, burritos, nachos, quesadillas, grilled sandwiches, salads and breakfast dishes.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$329,260 - $1,068,210

Net-worth Requirement

$500,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$150,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$35,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

3.5-5%

Ad Royalty Fee

0.5%

Financing Options

Fuzzy's Taco Shop has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Franchise 500® Rank History

  • 2014 - 274
  • 2015 - 259
  • 2016 - 271

* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 5 days

Training at headquarters: 32 hours

Additional Training: At company-owned store

Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Ad Slicks

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 25

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Updated: September 6th, 2016

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