Gymboree Franchise Review

Franchise Facts

Gymboree Play & Music Centers franchise system offers non-therapeutic sensory-motor, child programs (with or without a parent), early childhood music and arts programs, exercise programs, birthday parties, theme parties and storyline parties for infant and children in specified ages, and programs for parents and parents-to-be, using specially designed equipment and program aids. Gymboree Play & Music Metro Play Centers offer a limited selection of the above programming.

How much does a Gymboree franchise cost?

Gymboree has a franchise fee of up to $45,000, with a total initial investment range of $120,392 to $277,455.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $35,000 to $45,000
  • Total Investment: $120,392 to $277,455
  • Working Capital: $20,000 to $45,000
  • Royalty Fee: 6%

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How much does a Gymboree 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 2015 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 0 franchised Gymboree locations in the USA.

Are there any Gymboree franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2015 FDD data, Gymboree has franchise locations in 0 states. The largest region is the West with 0 franchise locations.



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Last Reviewed: 2015

Gymboree is graded based on our most recent research.

Gymboree Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$120,392 - $277,455
Franchise Fee
$35,000 - $45,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
218
2014
169
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
6.0%
Ad Fees
5.0%
# of Franchised Outlets
218

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 59 hours. This includes 49 hours of classroom training and 10 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 10
Classroom 49
Total 59

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Gymboree does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

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

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1979. The average Children's Services franchise began franchising in 2010.

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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