Glass Doctor
#453 Franchise 500| Auto/residential/commercial glass installation, repair, and replacement
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About
Founded

1962

Franchising Since

1977 (42 Years)

Corporate Address

1010 N. University Parks Dr.
Waco, TX 76707

CEO

Mike Bidwell

Parent Company

Neighborly

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$127,300 - $265,500

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$35,000 - $35,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5-7%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

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

Veteran Incentives

15% 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

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

On-The-Job Training:

8-40 hours

Classroom Training:

88.64 hours

Additional Training:

Regional training meetings twice a year; webinars

Number of Employees Required to Run:

5 - 6

Glass Doctor is ranked #453 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
Established in 1962, Glass Doctor offers complete glass replacement, service and repair to the automotive, residential and commercial markets at locations throughout the U.S. and Canada. Glass Doctor is a subsidiary of The Dwyer Group.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $127,300 High - $265,500
Units
-1.7%-3 UNITS (1 Year) +6.0%+10 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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Disclaimer

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Updated: January 17th, 2019