Foliage Design Systems
#375 Franchise 500| Interior plant sales, leasing, and maintenance
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About
Founded

1971

Franchising Since

1980 (39 Years)

Corporate Address

7048 Narcoossee Rd.
Orlando, FL 32822

CEO

John Hagood

Parent Company

Foliage Design Systems Franchise Co.

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$44,400 - $64,400

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$33,950 - $124,600

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$20,000 - $20,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Financing Options

Foliage Design Systems has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Social media

SEO

Website development

On-The-Job Training:

6-32 hours

Classroom Training:

51-72 hours

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

5

Foliage Design Systems is ranked #375 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
Founded by John S. Hagood and John Blaser in 1971, Foliage Design Systems (FDS) provides interior plant products and services nationwide. Based in Orlando, Florida, FDS started franchising in 1980. The company ensures professional care with uniformed staff, all of whom are trained in horticultural services.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $44,400 High - $64,400
Units
+3.3%+0 UNITS (1 Year) -3.2%-1 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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Updated: October 1st, 2018