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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
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Initial investment
$427K - $858K
Units as of 2021
27 170.0% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Generator Supercenter

Industry
Services (Other)
Founded
2005
Parent Company
Generator Supercenter Inc.
Leadership
Stephen Cruise, VP

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2017 (4 years)
# of employees at HQ
160
# of Units
27 (as of 2021)

Franchisor Information

Social
Facebook, Twitter
Corporate Address
23123 State Hwy. 249
Tomball, TX 77375

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Generator Supercenter 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
$50,000
Initial Investment
$426,750 - $857,750
Net Worth Requirement
$1,000,000
Cash Requirement
$150,000 - $400,000
Veteran Incentives
5% off franchise fee, reduced royalty fee
Royalty Fee
3-6%
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
Generator Supercenter offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee, accounts receivable, payroll
Third Party Financing
Generator Supercenter has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: startup costs, equipment, inventory

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
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
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
4
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Ranked #45

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Updated: February 8th, 2021