Wild Bird Centers of America Franchises Review

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Franchise Facts

Wild Bird Centers of America is the operation of a retail store which features products such as seed, suet, feeders, nest boxes, hardware, bird baths, optics and other related items and accessories associated with Wild Birds and other nature-oriented products.

How much does a Wild Bird Centers of America franchise cost?

Wild Bird Centers of America has a franchise fee of up to $25,000, with a total initial investment range of $120,250 to $195,350.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $25,000
  • Total Investment: $120,250 to $195,350
  • Working Capital: $25,000 to $50,000
  • Royalty Fee: 5%

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How much does a Wild Bird Centers of America franchise make?

As with any business, profits from a Wild Bird Centers of America franchise depend on a variety of factors. Typically, profits are proportionate to the size of investment. Demand for your products, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other variables also play a huge role in your bottom line. For system-specific data, unlock this franchise.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2018 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 26 franchised Wild Bird Centers of America locations in the USA.

Are there any Wild Bird Centers of America franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2018 FDD data, Wild Bird Centers of America has franchise locations in 11 states. The largest region is the South with 21 franchise locations.

CO
FL
GA
LA
MD
MN
MO
NC
TX
VA
WA


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Last Reviewed: 2018

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Wild Bird Centers of America Franchise Stats

Total Investment

$120,250 - $195,350
Franchise Fee

$25,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
5 Years
Renewal Term
5 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
68
2017
25
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
4.5%
Ad Fees
N/A
# of Franchised Outlets

33

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 81 hours. This includes 36 hours of classroom training and 45 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 45
Classroom 36
Total 81

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Wild Bird Centers of America does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they provide Veteran or First Responder Discounts?

Yes, unlock to find out the amount of the discount.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1988. The average Pet 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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