Sub Zero Ice Cream Franchise Review

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How much does a Sub Zero Ice Cream franchise cost?

Sub Zero Ice Cream has a franchise fee of up to $30,000, with a total initial investment range of $160,750 to $386,000.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $30,000
  • Total Investment: $160,750 to $386,000
  • Working Capital: $12,000 to $25,000
  • Royalty Fee: 6%

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How much does a Sub Zero Ice Cream 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 55 franchised Sub Zero Ice Cream locations in the USA.

Are there any Sub Zero Ice Cream franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2015 FDD data, Sub Zero Ice Cream has franchise locations in 17 states. The largest region is the South with 31 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2015

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Sub Zero Ice Cream Franchise Stats

Total Investment

$160,750 - $386,000
Franchise Fee

$30,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
5 Years
Renewal Term
5 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2011
13
2014
44
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
6.0%
Ad Fees
2.0%
# of Franchised Outlets

13

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 50 hours. This includes . In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 0
Classroom 0
Total 50

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Sub Zero Ice Cream does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

No. But in some instances, franchises may not need to offer support.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 2010. The average Ice Cream, Smoothies and Frozen Yogurt franchise began franchising in 2009.

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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