Pirtek
#115 Franchise 500| Hydraulic and industrial hose service and supply centers/mobile services

About
Founded

1980

Franchising Since

1986 (33 Years)

Corporate Address

300 Gus Hipp Blvd.
Rockledge, FL 32955

CEO

Kim Gubera

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$161,900 - $782,300

Net-worth Requirement

$300,000 - $750,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000 - $250,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$20,000 - $50,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

4%

Ad Royalty Fee

1.5-3%

Financing Options

Pirtek has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives

$5,000-$15,000 off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

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

On-The-Job Training:

80 hours

Classroom Training:

39-47 hours

Additional Training:

Training for mobile sales & service techns, administrative assistant

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

5

Pirtek is ranked #115 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
Pirtek began in Australia in 1980, and expanded to the U.S. in 1996. The company also has hose service and supply centers in 23 countries around the world. Franchisees sell and service hydraulic hoses and related parts and equipment both in their service centers an on-site.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $161,900 High - $782,300
Units
+0.8%+4 UNITS (1 Year) +7.4%+34 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

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Updated: September 24th, 2019