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Franchise: IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group)

Initial Investment
LOW:$7,530,521
HIGH: $98,487,600
Change in Units
+2.4% +120 UNITS (1 Year)
+9.1% +422 UNITS (3 Years)

Ongoing Support
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Ad Slicks
National Media

Training Onsite: varies

Training at headquarters: varies

Absentee Ownership Allowed

About IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group)

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts started abroad as a subsidiary of Pan American Airlines, which sold the company in the 1980s. In 1988, the U.K.-based brewery Bass purchased Holiday Inn International, which was founded and began franchising in the 1950s. The company has since sold the brewery and franchises nine hotel brands across six continents. Their hotel brands are Candlewood Suites, Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, Even Hotels, Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn Express, Hotel Indigo, Hualuxe Hotels & Resorts, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, and Staybridge Suites.

Founded

1952

Franchising Since

1954 (63 Years)

Corporate Address

3 Ravinia Dr., #100 Atlanta, GA 30346

CEO

Richard Solomons

Parent Company

InterContinental Hotels Group

Ticker Symbol

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$7,530,521 - $98,487,600

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$50,000 - $75,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5-6%

Financing Options

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

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Updated: October 6th, 2016

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