Sun Tan City Franchise Review

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How much does a Sun Tan City franchise cost?

Sun Tan City has a franchise fee of up to $30,000, with a total initial investment range of $452,410 to $777,700.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $30,000
  • Total Investment: $452,410 to $777,700
  • Working Capital: $50,000 to $100,000
  • Royalty Fee: 8%

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How much does a Sun Tan City franchise make?

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

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2016 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 166 franchised Sun Tan City locations in the USA.

Are there any Sun Tan City franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2016 FDD data, Sun Tan City has franchise locations in 20 states. The largest region is the Midwest with 75 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2016

Sun Tan City is a Franchise Grade Made The Grade™ franchise, which means it's ranked highly by our analysts!

Sun Tan City Franchise Stats

Total Investment

$452,410 - $777,700
Franchise Fee

$30,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
89
2017
161
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
8.0%
Ad Fees
2.0%
# of Franchised Outlets

194

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 100 hours. This includes 100 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 100
Classroom 0
Total 100

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Sun Tan City does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. Sun Tan City offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 2007. The average Beauty and Hair Care 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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