Marble Slab Creamery
#311 Franchise 500| Ice cream, frozen yogurt, baked goods

About
Founded

1983

Franchising Since

1984 (36 Years)

Corporate Address

5555 Glenridge Connector, #850
Atlanta, GA 30342

Leadership

Chris Dull, CEO

Parent Company

Marble Slab Creamery Inc.

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$316,085 - $409,135

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$15,000 - $25,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options
Veteran Incentives

25% off first-store franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Marketing Support

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

39 hours

Classroom Training:

35.5 hours

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

8 - 10

Marble Slab Creamery is ranked #311 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
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.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $316,085 High - $409,135
Units
+5.5%+18 UNITS (1 Year) +1.5%+5 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Africa, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Central America, Middle East, South America

Franchise Articles

The Hottest Industries Today

Our list of the franchises best positioned for growth, even in uncertain times.

The Top Food Franchises of 2020

Food dominates the franchise world. Here, we rank the strongest brands in 14 tasty categories.

Finding Post-Pandemic Franchise Opportunities With Broker Consultant Groups

These companies specialize in matching aspiring business owners with suitable franchise options.

Former Republican Presidential Candidate Herman Cain Has Died After Being Hospitalized for Coronavirus

The former Godfather's Pizza CEO tested positive earlier this month, 11 days after attending President Donald Trump's campaign rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

5 Lessons Learned From the Recession That Are Still True Today

Want to make sure your business can endure the current economic climate? Remember how businesses endured the last one.

Disclaimer

The Franchise 500 is not intended to endorse, advertise, or recommend any particular franchise. It is solely a research tool you can use to compare franchise operations. Entrepreneur stresses that you should always conduct your own independent investigation before investing money in a franchise.
Updated: October 18th, 2019