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Franchise: Trend Transformations

Initial Investment
LOW:$104,790
HIGH: $357,790
Change in Units
-0.6% -1 UNITS (1 Year)
+11.9% +17 UNITS (3 Years)

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

Training Onsite: 14 days

Training at headquarters: 7 days

Additional Training: Ongoing visits to franchisee's location

Number of employees required to run: 6 - 40

About Trend Transformations

Granite Transformations got its start in Perth, Australia. It expanded across Australia and New Zealand before coming to the U.S. In 2001. In 2004, it began franchising in the United Kingdom as well. Franchisees offer countertop and tile resurfacing, cabinet refacing and acrylic bath surfaces. The company's North American headquarters is in Miramar, Florida, and its stone and glass products are manufactured in Sebring, Florida.

Founded

1995

Franchising Since

1997 (20 Years)

Corporate Address

1565 N.W. 36th St. Miami, FL 33142

CEO

Andrea Di Giuseppe

Parent Company

Trend

Units (Locations)

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

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$104,790 - $357,790

Net-worth Requirement

$125,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$75,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$35,000 - $75,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

2%

Ad Royalty Fee

1.5%

Financing Options

Trend Transformations has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives


50% off franchise fee; remaining 50% of fee financed over 12 months

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Updated: September 18th, 2017

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