Wienerschnitzel

Wienerschnitzel

Hot dogs, ice cream
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
#125 Ranked #87 last year
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Initial investment
$304K - $1.4M
Units as of 2020
330 3.1% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Wienerschnitzel

Industry
Food
Related Categories
Hot Dogs, Hamburgers
Founded
1961
Parent Company
Galardi Group Franchise Corp.
Leadership
Cindy Galardi Culpepper, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1965 (56 years)
# of employees at HQ
58
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees worldwide.

This company is seeking new franchisees in the following US states: Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Louisiana, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington

# of Units
330 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
7700 Irvine Center Dr., #550
Irvine, CA 92618

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Wienerschnitzel franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$10,000 - $32,000
Initial Investment
$303,600 - $1,443,000
Net Worth Requirement
$600,000
Cash Requirement
$250,000
Veteran Incentives
25% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
5%
Ad Royalty Fee
1%
Term of Agreement
20 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

Third Party Financing
Wienerschnitzel has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: equipment

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

On-The-Job Training
480 hours
Classroom Training
56 hours
Additional Training
At training store
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
No
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Ranked #125

Franchise 500 Ranking

Ranked #1 in Hot Dogs

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Updated: February 8th, 2021