Giggles Drop-In Childcare
Drop-in childcare, afterschool programs, summer camps

About
Founded

2008

Franchising Since

2013 (7 Years)

Corporate Address

1844 Sir Tyler Dr.
Wilmington, NC 28405

Leadership

Zach Richards, CEO

Parent Company

Giggles Franchise Inc.

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$334,000 - $762,600

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000 - $75,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$35,000 - $35,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

7%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

Giggles Drop-In Childcare offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Giggles Drop-In Childcare has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives

10% off franchise fee

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

On-The-Job Training:

50 hours

Classroom Training:

77 hours

Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $334,000 High - $762,600
Units
+16.7%+1 UNITS (1 Year) +250.0%+5 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Canada

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Updated: October 23rd, 2019