Carl's Jr Franchise Review
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Franchise FactsCarl's Jr. offers a limited menu of breakfast, lunch and dinner products and featuring charbroiled 100% Black Angus Thickburger sandwiches, Hand-Breaded Chicken Tenders, Made from Scratch Biscuits, and other related quick serve menu items.
How much does a Carl's Jr franchise cost?Carl's Jr has a franchise fee of up to $35,000, with a total initial investment range of $1,375,000 to $2,003,500.
- Initial Franchise Fee: $35,000
- Total Investment: $1,375,000 to $2,003,500
- Working Capital: $160,000 to $301,500
- Royalty Fee: 5.5%
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How much does a Carl's Jr franchise make?As with any business, profits from a Carl's Jr franchise depend on a variety of factors. Typically, profits are proportionate to the size of investment. Demand for your products, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other variables also play a huge role in your bottom line. For system-specific data, unlock this franchise.
How many franchise locations do they have?As of the 2017 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 1106 franchised Carl's Jr locations in the USA.
Are there any Carl's Jr franchise opportunities near me?Based on 2017 FDD data, Carl's Jr has franchise locations in 16 states. The largest region is the West with 987 franchise locations.
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Last Reviewed: 2017
Carl's Jr Franchise Stats
$1,375,000 - $2,003,500
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Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?Yes, they have an initial training program of 875 hours. This includes 82 hours of classroom training and 793 hours of on-the-job training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.