Marble Slab Creamery
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Initial Investment

LOW: $293,085
HIGH: $381,135

Change in Units

+1.7% +6 UNITS (1 Year)
-2.5% -9 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

1983

Franchising Since

1984 (32 Years)

Corporate Address

5555 Glenridge Connector, #850 Atlanta, GA 30342

CEO

Chris Dull

Parent Company

Marble Slab Creamery Inc.

About Marble Slab Creamery

Founded in 1983, Marble Slab Creamery offers homemade, superpremium ice cream that's prepared to order on a marble slab, using a variety of mix-ins. In addition to ice cream served in waffle cones, stores also sell smoothies, shakes, sundaes, banana splits and ice cream cakes and pies. Some franchisees also offer homemade baked goods such as cookies, brownies and apple pie, as well as gourmet coffees.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$293,085 - $381,135

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$15,000 - $30,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

Veteran Incentives


25% off first-store franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 93

Lowest Rank: 354

  • 2006 - 297
  • 2007 - 93
* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: See List

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 6 days

Training at headquarters: 5 days

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 8 - 10

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Updated: August 2nd, 2016

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