Lemon Tree Family Salons

Lemon Tree Family Salons

Family hair salons
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$160K - $219K
Units as of 2020
43 7.5% over 3 years

Company Overview

The Lemon Tree was founded in 1974 to provide family haircuts. When Joan M. Cable purchased her first salon in Bethpage, New York, this mother of three kept the salon open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week.

Today, nearly 100 franchises offer services ranging from haircuts and styling to beard and mustache trim, updos, body waves, highlighting, coloring and permanents.

About Lemon Tree Family Salons

Related Categories
Hair Care
Founded
1974
Leadership
Jonathan Shaw, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1976 (45 years)
# of employees at HQ
6
# of Units
43 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Social
Facebook, Twitter
Corporate Address
55 Eagle Rock Ave.
East Hanover, NJ 07936

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Lemon Tree Family Salons 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
$32,500
Initial Investment
$160,206 - $218,572
Net Worth Requirement
$150,000 - $200,000
Cash Requirement
$75,000
Veteran Incentives
10% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
6%
Ad Royalty Fee
$120/wk.
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
63 hours
Classroom Training
50 hours
Additional Training
Additional training available
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
Yes
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
6
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Updated: February 8th, 2021