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How much does a Fuddruckers franchise cost?

Fuddruckers has a franchise fee of up to $35,000, with a total initial investment range of $470,000 to $1,565,000.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $35,000
  • Total Investment: $470,000 to $1,565,000
  • Working Capital: $50,000 to $100,000
  • Royalty Fee: 5%

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How much does a Fuddruckers franchise make?

Franchise revenue depends on a wide range of factors, as does profit. How much money you can make from any franchise depends on a number of specific factors such as franchise location, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other factors. Unlock this franchise for franchise-specific data and insight.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2013 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 95 franchised Fuddruckers locations in the USA.

Are there any Fuddruckers franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2013 FDD data, Fuddruckers has franchise locations in 27 states. The largest region is the South with 51 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2013

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Fuddruckers Franchise Stats

Total Investment

$470,000 - $1,565,000
Franchise Fee

$35,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
20 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2011
121
2014
105
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
5.0%
Ad Fees
4.0%
# of Franchised Outlets

121

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 533 hours. This includes 10 hours of classroom training and 523 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 523
Classroom 10
Total 533

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Fuddruckers does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. Fuddruckers offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1980. The average Burgers franchise began franchising in 2008.

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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