Pretzelmaker

Pretzelmaker

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Pretzelmaker

Initial Investment

LOW: $205,200
HIGH: $332,000

Change in Units

-5.8% -17 UNITS (1 Year)
-15.3% -50 UNITS (3 Years)

Company Profile

Founded

1991

Franchising Since

1992 (25 Years)

Corporate Address

5555 Glenridge Connector, #850 Atlanta, GA 30342

CEO

Chris Dull

About Pretzelmaker

Jeffrey Trip opened Pretzelvania in 1991, but the company's name was soon changed to Pretzelmaker for the purpose of franchising. In 2010, Pretzelmaker was merged with Pretzel Time, another company started in 1991 (originally under the name Mr. Pretzel). Pretzelmaker stores sell flavored hot pretzels, pretzel-wrapped hot dogs, lemonades and blended drinks. Pretzelmaker is part of Global Franchise Group, which also franchises Great American Cookies, MaggieMoo's and Marble Slab Creamery.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$205,200 - $332,000

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$15,000 - $30,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

7%

Ad Royalty Fee

1.5%

Financing Options

Veteran Incentives


25% off first-store franchise fee

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: See List

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 3 days

Training at headquarters: 5 days

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

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Updated: August 2nd, 2016

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