Handel's Homemade Ice Cream

Handel's Homemade Ice Cream

Ice cream
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Ranked #385 last year
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Initial investment
$225K - $667K
Units as of 2019
47 27.0% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Handel's Homemade Ice Cream

Industry
Food
Related Categories
Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt
Founded
1945
Parent Company
Handel's Enterprises Inc.
Leadership
Leonard Fisher, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1989 (32 years)
# of employees at HQ
9
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

# of Units
47 (as of 2019)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
3830 Starr Centre Dr.
Canfield, OH 44406

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Handel's Homemade Ice Cream 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
$224,500 - $666,500
Net Worth Requirement
$250,000
Cash Requirement
$100,000
Royalty Fee
6%
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

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
120 hours
Classroom Training
4 hours
Ongoing Support
Meetings & Conventions
Grand Opening
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Marketing Support
Ad Templates
Social Media
Website Development
Email Marketing

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
No
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
25
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

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Updated: February 8th, 2021