Pokeworks

Pokeworks

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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
#272 Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$263K - $661K
Units as of 2020
56 330.8% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Pokeworks

Industry
Food
Founded
2015
Parent Company
Beyond Franchise Group LLC
Leadership
Michael Wu, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2016 (5 years)
# of employees at HQ
20
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

This company is seeking new franchisees worldwide.

# of Units
56 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
220 Technology Dr., #120
Irvine, CA 92618

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Pokeworks 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
$35,000
Initial Investment
$263,000 - $661,000
Cash Requirement
$100,000
Veteran Incentives
10% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
6%
Ad Royalty Fee
1.5%
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

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

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

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
48 hours
Classroom Training
48 hours
Additional Training
At training center
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
No
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
12
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Additional Rankings

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Ranked #272

Franchise 500 Ranking

Ranked #73

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Updated: February 8th, 2021