Fox's Pizza Den
Pizza, sandwiches, wings, salads
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About
Founded

1971

Franchising Since

1974 (45 Years)

Corporate Address

4425 William Penn Hwy.
Murrysville, PA 15668

CEO

James Fox

Parent Company

Fox's Pizza Den Inc.

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$110,800 - $210,800

Net-worth Requirement

$200,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$40,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$10,000 - $10,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

$300/mo.

Financing Options

Fox's Pizza Den offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

80 hours

Classroom Training:

40 hours

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

10

Bio
Jim Fox started working with pizza when he was 12, hanging around a local pizza shop filling soda machines and folding pizza boxes. In 1971, at age 24, he started Fox's Pizza Den in Pitcairn, Pennsylvania. With $500, a rented storeroom and a few pieces of used equipment (rescued from a snow-covered Pittsburgh scrap yard), he began to build his empire. In 1973, Fox's Pizza Den started offering home delivery. In addition to pizza, Fox's offers stromboli, hoagies and wedgies (a sandwich served on pizza crust). Jim Fox assisted with Carnegie Mellon University's robotic team in developing the country's first pizza-making robot to help the physically disabled own and operate their own shops.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $110,800 High - $210,800
Units
-5.2%-12 UNITS (1 Year) -13.1%-33 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 23rd, 2018