Wendy's Franchise Review
Wendy's is graded based on our most recent research.
How much does a Wendy's franchise cost?Wendy's has a franchise fee of up to $5,000, with a total initial investment range of $1,893,850 to $3,689,350.
- Initial Franchise Fee: $5,000
- Total Investment: $1,893,850 to $3,689,350
- Working Capital: $150,000 to $192,000
- Royalty Fee: 4.0%
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How much does a Wendy's 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 2020 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 5495 franchised Wendy's locations in the USA.
Are there any Wendy's franchise opportunities near me?Based on 2020 FDD data, Wendy's has franchise locations in 50 states plus DC. The largest region is the South with 2660 franchise locations.
This franchise is expanding into new markets and might be available near you. One of our franchise experts will have detailed knowledge about this brand. Unlock to learn more and connect with our experts.
Last Reviewed: 2020
Wendy's Franchise Stats
$1,893,850 - $3,689,350
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Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?Yes, they have an initial training program of 972 hours. This includes 72 hours of classroom training and 900 hours of on-the-job training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.