The HoneyBaked Ham Co. & Cafe

The HoneyBaked Ham Co. & Cafe

#145

Initial Investment

LOW: $291,800
HIGH: $449,100

Change in Units

-9.1% -35 UNITS (1 Year)
-11.7% -45 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

1957

Franchising Since

1998 (18 Years)

Corporate Address

3875 Mansell Rd. Alpharetta, GA 30022-1532

CEO

Paul Roth

About The HoneyBaked Ham Co. & Cafe

After inventing the spiral slicer, Harry Hoenselaar founded The HoneyBaked Ham Co. and Cafe in 1957. Family-owned and operated for three generations, the company has more than 300 locations in the United States. Incorporated in 1974, the Atlanta-based company has a catalog division, corporate sales businesses and a temporary holiday store system. The company purchased The Hickory Ham Co. and its 40 franchise stores.

In addition to its sweetly glazed ham, the company offers HoneyBaked turkey breast, side dishes, cheesecake, key lime pie and sandwiches. HoneyBaked Ham offers a corporate gift-giving program, employee recognition options, and catered meals for holidays and business functions.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$291,800 - $449,100

Net-worth Requirement

$300,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$30,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5-6%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

The HoneyBaked Ham Co. & Cafe has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives


$10,000 off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 145

Lowest Rank: 370

  • 2006 - 370
  • 2010 - 219
* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 1 week

Training at headquarters: 2 weeks

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

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

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 7 - 10

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Updated: May 27th, 2016

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