Relax The Back Corp.
#357 Franchise 500| Products for relief/prevention of back and neck pain
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About
Founded

1984

Franchising Since

1989 (30 Years)

Corporate Address

4600 E. Conant St.
Long Beach, CA 90808-1874

CEO

David Wood

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$219,700 - $391,300

Net-worth Requirement

$500,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$29,500 - $29,500

Ongoing Royalty Fee

2-5%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

Relax The Back Corp. 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

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

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:

40 hours

Additional Training:

Regional training

Number of Employees Required to Run:

2 - 5

Relax The Back Corp. is ranked #357 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
To help Americans treat neck and back pain, an Austin, Texas, osteopath opened the first Relax The Back location in 1984. Each store provides customers with a variety of products for use in the home or office, while sleeping or traveling, and for health and fitness.

In 1998, the company created a Medical Advisory Panel comprised of orthopedic surgeons, chiropractors, physical therapists, ergonomists and fitness experts to help insure the quality of its products.

Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $219,700 High - $391,300
Units
+1.1%+0 UNITS (1 Year) +2.2%+2 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: September 25th, 2018