Maaco Franchising Inc.
#180 Franchise 500| Auto painting and collision repair

Maaco Franchising Inc.
Auto painting and collision repair

About
Founded

1972

Franchising Since

1972 (47 Years)

Corporate Address

440 S. Church St., #700
Charlotte, NC 28202

CEO

Jonathan Fitzpatrick

Parent Company

Driven Brands

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$362,250 - $567,250

Net-worth Requirement

$300,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$140,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$40,000 - $40,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

9%

Ad Royalty Fee

$990/wk.

Financing Options

Maaco Franchising Inc. has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives

75% off franchise fee; reduced royalty fee for first two years

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Classroom Training:

120 hours

Additional Training:

Continual support

Number of Employees Required to Run:

7 - 8

Maaco Franchising Inc. is ranked #180 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
Anthony A. Martino, who had previously co-founded AAMCO Transmissions, started Maaco in 1972, once again using his initials to name the company. In 2008, Maaco was bought by Driven Brands, which also manages Meineke, Econo Lube N' Tune, AutoQual and Aero Colours. Franchisees offer auto painting and collision repair services.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $362,250 High - $567,250
Units
+2.8%+14 UNITS (1 Year) +8.5%+40 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Canada

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Updated: September 30th, 2019