Sub Zero Ice Cream
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Initial Investment

LOW: $160,000
HIGH: $381,000

Change in Units

+20.4% +10 UNITS (1 Year)
+42.9% +21 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

2004

Franchising Since

2005 (11 Years)

Corporate Address

1718 N. University Pkwy #201 Provo, UT 84604

CEO

Jerry Hancock

About Sub Zero Ice Cream

Jerry Hancock used his background in chemistry to develop a method of flash-freezing ice cream using liquid nitrogen. He and wife Naomi opened the first Sub Zero Ice Cream in Orem, Utah, in 2004, using this technology to offer customers the chance to customize their ice cream by choosing their milk base, flavors, mix-ins and texture. Sub Zero also offers a liquid nitrogen science education program that can be brought to schools.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$160,000 - $381,000

Net-worth Requirement

$150,000 - $250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$30,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

Sub Zero Ice Cream offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Sub Zero Ice Cream has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
equipment, payroll

Veteran Incentives


25% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 347

Lowest Rank: 382

* Not all years were ranked

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: 1 week

Additional Training: By manual

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

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
National Media

Number of employees required to run: 5 - 10

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Updated: October 12th, 2015

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