Units as of 2020
N/A Yearly Data not available
2020 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
Initial investment
$159K - $181K

Company Overview

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About Mister Softee

Industry
Food
Related Categories
Ice Cream, Food,
Founded
1956
Leadership
John Conway, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2000 (21 years)
# of employees at HQ
10
Where seeking
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Franchisor Information

Social
Facebook
Corporate Address
901 E. Clements Bridge Rd.
Runnemede, NJ 08078

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Mister Softee 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
$7,500 - $7,500
Initial Investment
$158,500 - $181,000
Cash Requirement
$50,000 - $75,000
Royalty Fee
$3.5K/yr.
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

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Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

In-House Financing
Mister Softee offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

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
30-40 hours
Classroom Training
2-4 hours
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Marketing Support
Social Media
Loyalty Program/App

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
Yes
# of employees required to run
1
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

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