Sterling Optical Franchise Review

Franchise Facts

Sterling Optical businesses offer prescription and non-prescription eyewear and related items and services for sale, and the services of an employed or otherwise affiliated optometrist or other eye care professional and also receive and fill prescriptions for eyeglasses and contact lenses from unaffiliated optometrists and ophthalmologists.

How much does a Sterling Optical franchise cost?

Sterling Optical has a franchise fee of up to $30,000, with a total initial investment range of $66,660 to $2,110,180.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $10,000 to $30,000
  • Total Investment: $66,660 to $2,110,180
  • Working Capital: $20,000 to $80,000
  • Royalty Fee: 8%

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How much does a Sterling Optical 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 2017 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 99 franchised Sterling Optical locations in the USA.

Are there any Sterling Optical franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2017 FDD data, Sterling Optical has franchise locations in 9 states. The largest region is the Northeast with 42 franchise locations.

CA
DE
MD
ND
NJ
NY
PA
VA
WI


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Last Reviewed: 2017

Sterling Optical is graded based on our most recent research.

Sterling Optical Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$66,660 - $2,110,180
Franchise Fee
$10,000 - $30,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2011
113
2016
101
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
8.0%
Ad Fees
6.0%
# of Franchised Outlets
101

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 63 hours. This includes 63 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 63
Classroom 0
Total 63

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Sterling Optical offers exclusive territories. For an explanation of territorial rights, unlock this franchise for important details.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

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

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1992. The average Healthcare franchise began franchising in 2010.

Do they offer financing support?

Yes, you can also click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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