Waters Edge Wineries
Micro-wineries

Waters Edge Wineries
Micro-wineries

About
Founded

2004

Franchising Since

2012 (8 Years)

Corporate Address

8560 Vineyard Ave., #408
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

Leadership

Ken Lineberger, Founder and CEO

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$218,088 - $758,622

Net-worth Requirement

$200,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$150,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$39,000 - $50,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

to 2%

Financing Options

Waters Edge Wineries has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, payroll

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

National Media

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

16 hours

Classroom Training:

40 hours

Additional Training:

Via Webinar

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

3 - 5

Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $218,088 High - $758,622
Units
+11.1%+0 UNITS (1 Year) +28.6%+2 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

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Updated: October 24th, 2019