Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken

Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken

Chicken and biscuits
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2022 Franchise 500 Rank
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Initial investment
$349K - $1.3M
Units as of 2021
131 2% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken

Industry
Food
Related Categories
Chicken
Founded
1966
Parent Company
LFR Chicken LLC
Leadership
Ryan Weaver, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1967 (55 years)
# of employees at HQ
12
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees in the following US states: Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Wyoming

This company is seeking new franchisees in the following international regions: Canada

# of Units
131 (as of 2021)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
1270 N. Eglin Pkwy.
Shalimar, FL 32579

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken 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
$20,000
Initial Investment
$348,500 - $1,283,400
Royalty Fee
4%
Ad Royalty Fee
2%
Term of Agreement
20 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes
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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
466 hours
Classroom Training
18 hours
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

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
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes
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Updated: February 8th, 2021