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Valvoline Instant Oil Change
#34 Franchise 500| Oil changes and preventive maintenance

Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Oil changes and preventive maintenance

About
Founded

1986

Franchising Since

1988 (30 Years)

Corporate Address

100 Valvoline Wy.
Lexington, KY 40509

CEO

Sam Mitchell

Parent Company

Valvoline Inc.

Ticker Symbol

NYSE:VVV

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$162,250 - $2,283,500

Net-worth Requirement

$600,000 - $1,000,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$300,000 - $800,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$30,000 - $30,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

4-6%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

Valvoline Instant Oil Change offers in-house financing to cover the following: equipment

Valvoline Instant Oil Change has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Ad Templates

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

80+ hours

Classroom Training:

80+ hours

Additional Training:

At opening

Number of Employees Required to Run:

10

Valvoline Instant Oil Change is ranked #34 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
Valvoline Instant Oil Change is a division of The Valvoline Co. and was created in 1986 with the purchase of quick-lube centers throughout New York, Minneapolis and Michigan. The public company began franchising in 1988 and is based in Lexington, Kentucky.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $162,250 High - $2,283,500
Units
+3.9%+42 UNITS (1 Year) +22.1%+202 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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Disclaimer

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Updated: October 10th, 2017