Red Hot & Blue Franchise

Barbecue restaurant

We've attracted successful multi-unit franchisees and owners from such brands as Melting Pot, Papa Murphy's, Pizza Hut, Burger King, Hard Times Cafe, and Holiday Inn. Clearly, they know a winning system when they see it.

� Exceptional sales-to-investment ratio

� 20 Years as a National BBQ Chain in markets such as Texas, N. Carolina, and Washington, DC

� Leader in the exploding BBQ Category

� Multi-Award Winning, Nationally recognized Restaurants and Sauces

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How much does it cost to open a Red Hot & Blue Franchise?

The investment required to open a Red Hot & Blue Franchise is between $380,700-$1,000,000. There is an initial franchise fee of $45,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Red Hot & Blue name.

Individual Unit Costs

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  • Royalty Fee:
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  • Term of Agreement:
    20 years

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When did the first Red Hot & Blue open? 1988
When did Red Hot & Blue start Franchising? 1990

Year U.S.A. Canada International Corporate
2003 28 0 0 7
2002 32 0 0 7
2001 32 0 0 6
2000 29 0 0 4
1999 27 0 0 3
Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee No No
Startup Costs No No
Equipment No No
Inventory No No
Accounts Receivable No No
Payroll No No

Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Field operations/evaluations

Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising

60% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 60

Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (80% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

  • Industry experience

  • Your income potential as a Red Hot & Blue 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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    Red Hot & Blue

    Red Hot & Blue

    Red Hot & Blue
    1701 Clarendon Blvd., #105
    Arlington, VA


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