ServiceMaster Clean
#33

Initial Investment

LOW: $56,185
HIGH: $265,710

Change in Units

+0.8% +42 UNITS (1 Year)
+2.0% +99 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

1947

Franchising Since

1952 (64 Years)

Corporate Address

3839 Forest Hill Irene Rd. Memphis, TN 38125

CEO

Marty Wick

Parent Company

The ServiceMaster Co. LLC

Ticker Symbol

About ServiceMaster Clean

ServiceMaster Clean franchises offer janitorial, floor care, disaster restoration and rebuild services. ServiceMaster Clean is part of the ServiceMaster family of brands, which also includes Terminix, Merry Maids, AmeriSpec Inspection Services, Furniture Medic and American Home Shield.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$56,185 - $265,710

Net-worth Requirement

$24,000 - $102,380

Liquid Cash Requirement

$24,000 - $102,380

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$20,000 - $61,900

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5-7%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

ServiceMaster Clean offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives


15% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 17

Lowest Rank: 42

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training at headquarters: 10-18 days

Additional Training: Annual convention and regional seminars

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

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

Number of employees required to run: 3

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Updated: September 13th, 2016

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