The Melting Pot Restaurants Inc.

The Melting Pot Restaurants Inc.

The Melting Pot Restaurants Inc.
#457

Initial Investment

LOW: $959,000
HIGH: $1,436,000

Change in Units

-2.3% -3 UNITS (1 Year)
-4.5% -6 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

1975

Franchising Since

1984 (32 Years)

Corporate Address

7886 Woodland Center Blvd. Tampa, FL 33614

CEO

Bob Johnston

Parent Company

Melting Pot Restaurants, The

About The Melting Pot Restaurants Inc.

Since 1984, The Melting Pot franchises have opened nationwide, serving a variety of cheese and dessert fondues, salads and entrees including filet mignon, lobster tail, sirloin and breast of chicken, all prepared in different fondue cooking styles. No restaurant experience is required to become a franchisee.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$959,000 - $1,436,000

Net-worth Requirement

$750,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$325,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$27,000 - $45,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

4.5%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

The Melting Pot Restaurants Inc. has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives


20% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 199

Lowest Rank: 478

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: 2 weeks

Training at headquarters: 6-8 weeks

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

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
National Media

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Updated: May 20th, 2016

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