Craters & Freighters Franchise Review

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How much does a Craters & Freighters franchise cost?

Craters & Freighters has a franchise fee of up to $35,000, with a total initial investment range of $176,850 to $276,500.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $35,000
  • Total Investment: $176,850 to $276,500
  • Working Capital: $40,000 to $60,000
  • Royalty Fee: 5%

The initial cost of a franchise includes several fees -- Unlock this franchise to better understand the costs such as training and territory fees.

How much does a Craters & Freighters franchise make?

Franchise revenue and profits depend on a number of unique variables, including local demand for your product, labor costs, commercial lease rates and several other factors. We can help you figure out how much money you can make by reviewing your specific situation. Please unlock this franchise for more information.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2019 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 62 franchised Craters & Freighters locations in the USA.

Are there any Craters & Freighters franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2019 FDD data, Craters & Freighters has franchise locations in 31 states plus DC. The largest region is the South with 28 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2019

Craters & Freighters is graded based on our most recent research.

Craters & Freighters Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$176,850 - $276,500
Franchise Fee
$35,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
15 Years
Renewal Term
15 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
64
2018
62
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
5.0%
Ad Fees
1.0%
# of Franchised Outlets
62

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 90 hours. This includes 46 hours of classroom training and 44 hours of on-the-job training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 44
Classroom 46
Total 90

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Craters & Freighters offers exclusive territories. For an explanation of territorial rights, unlock this franchise for important details.

Do they provide Veteran or First Responder Discounts?

Yes, unlock to find out the amount of the discount.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1991. The average Storage & Facilities franchise began franchising in 2012.

Do they offer financing support?

No, but you can click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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