Oil & Vinegar
Specialty food store

Oil & Vinegar
Specialty food store

About
Founded

1999

Franchising Since

1999 (21 Years)

Corporate Address

2630 77th Ave. S.E., #314
Mercer Island, WA 98040

Leadership

Debbie Gokhan,

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$239,000 - $435,000

Net-worth Requirement

$400,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$80,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$25,000 - $25,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Financing Options

Oil & Vinegar offers in-house financing to cover the following: inventory

Oil & Vinegar has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Meetings/Conventions

Grand Opening

Online Support

Field Operations

Marketing Support

Regional Advertising

On-The-Job Training:

2 weeks

Classroom Training:

1 week

Additional Training:

At existing store

Number of Employees Required to Run:

4

Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $239,000 High - $435,000
Units

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Canada, Europe (Western)

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Updated: June 3rd, 2014