Family-style restaurant featuring steaks, buffet and bakery items
The investment required to open a Golden Corral Franchise is between $1,961,000-$5,539,000. There is an initial franchise fee of $50,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Golden Corral name.
Golden Corral coming to Orange County
If you've caught those Golden Corral commercials on TV, and you've been hankering for the "Seafood Spectacular," or the "Biggest Buffet in the USA," or the "Chocolate Wonderfall," tell your stomach it's on the way. Golden Corral, which operates 488 all-you-can-eat buffet locations in 43 state...
Golden Corral Senior VP Bob McDevitt Speaks at Tampa Franchise Expo
Bob McDevitt, Senior Vice President of Franchise Development for Golden Corral, recently discussed ways in which small business owners can maximize their relationship and leverage the value of their franchise partnership. The speech was given to an audience of potential franchisees at the Tampa Fran...
Golden Corral Evolved From Struggling Steakhouse To Successful Franchise
Golden Corral hasn't always been the master of the plentiful and affordable buffet. The company started out 41 years ago as a family-friendly, entree-driven steak restaurant in Fayetteville. By the 1980s, Golden Corral had opened about 500 restaurants similar to that one when competitors start...
Golden Corral Offers Fresh, North Atlantic, Cold Water Lobster Tail For Only $3.99 Each!
That's correct. Fresh, North Atlantic, cold water LOBSTER tail for only $3.99 each!, at Golden Corral. Franchise Ranking History Franchise 500: #109 (2014), #110 (2013), #82 (2012), #133 (2011), #94 (2010)...
Ge Capital, Franchise Finance Provides $18.5 Million To Golden Corral(r) Franchisee, Gc Partners, Inc.
GE Capital, Franchise Finance recently provided GC Partners, Inc., a Golden Corral(R) franchisee, with an $18.5 million credit facility for store remodeling, new unit development, and debt refinancing. Part of the funding was provided through GE Capital's bank affiliate, GE Capital Financial Inc. ...
United States: Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Wyoming,
Other Financing Source(s): Third-party financing may be provided from over 40 of the nation’s leading lenders
A 13-week training program covering all aspects of restaurant management and operations. The program consists of 13 weeks in certified training restaurants.
Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives
Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, Regional advertising
International franchisees required to buy multiple units/master licenses; 80% of all franchisees own more than one unit
Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 100
Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (90% of current franchisees are owner/operators)
Your income potential as a Golden Corral Franchise entrepreneur depends vastly on many factors. As an entrepreneur, the goals to achieve are related to expanding sales while lowering your operation costs and increasing the quality of your products and or services. Each month your operating costs can include royalty fees, mortgage / rent, supplies for products, staffing, utilities, bookwork, stationary and other items. From one month to the next, you may find your costs fluctuate, but your up-front costs are, for the most part, fixed and they will cover most of the initial setup of equipment, signage and renovations.
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