River Street Sweets Savannah's Candy Kitchen

River Street Sweets Savannah's Candy Kitchen

Candy and confections
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$458K - $921K
Units as of 2020
19 26.7% over 3 years

Company Overview

About River Street Sweets Savannah's Candy Kitchen

Industry
Food
Related Categories
Candy
Founded
1973
Parent Company
River Street Candy Kitchen LLC
Leadership
Jennifer Strickland, Cofounder

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2015 (6 years)
# of employees at HQ
75
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

# of Units
19 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
246 E. Lathrop Ave.
Savannah, GA 31415

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a River Street Sweets Savannah's Candy Kitchen 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
$40,000
Initial Investment
$458,050 - $920,500
Net Worth Requirement
$500,000
Cash Requirement
$150,000 - $190,000
Veteran Incentives
$10,000 off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
5%
Ad Royalty Fee
to 2%
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
River Street Sweets Savannah's Candy Kitchen 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
183 hours
Classroom Training
18 hours
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Marketing Support
Ad Templates
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing

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
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Ranked #71

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Updated: February 8th, 2021