It's Just Lunch Franchise

Dating service

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The world’s #1 personalized matchmaking service. Our professional
matchmakers provide an enjoyable alternative to apps and online dating.
It’s personal. It’s private. It’s convenient. It’s real.

It's Just Lunch is celebrating over 30 years in the dating business, with thousands of professional singles. We've created a service where everyone feels comfortable with the process of meeting a new person. The company was born in 1991 in Chicago and now has locations from New York to Singapore -.and in between.

After Founder Andrea McGinty's engagement was called off (and found herself suddenly single!), she began the tedious search to meet "normal", well-educated professionals. Her friends sent her out on blind dates, she tried personal ads, contemplated the internet and dating services, but she wasn't comfortable with any of these options. The ideal date, she decided, was a lunch date or a drink after work. A fun, laid back, stress-free way to meet!





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How much does it cost to open a It's Just Lunch Franchise?

The investment required to open a It's Just Lunch Franchise is between $86,000-$160,500. There is an initial franchise fee of $25,000-$35,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the It's Just Lunch name.

Individual Unit Costs

  • Initial Investment:
    $86,000-$160,500
  • Initial Franchise Fee:
    $25,000-$35,000
  • Royalty Fee:
    9%
  • Advertising Fee:
  • Term of Agreement:
    10 years
  • Renewal Fee:
    Varies


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It's Just Lunch News & Press Releases

When did the first It's Just Lunch open? 1992
When did It's Just Lunch start Franchising? 2000

Year U.S.A. Canada International Corporate
2005 77 1 2 0
2004 69 1 1 0
2003 45 0 0 0
2002 29 0 0 0
2001 22 0 0 0
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

Training
Available at franchisee's location, Ongoing seminars, field classes, advanced training

Support
Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives

Marketing
Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 1 - 3

Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed.

Business Experience:

  • General business experience

  • To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at It's Just Lunch Franchise, may vary on factors like location, size etc., On the other side as a business owner your goals to maintain the quality of service while streaming sales high and expenses low. As any other franchise may include rent/mortgage, staffing/family, inventory supplies, utilities, administrative costs vise vera. Location to location and seasons the months costs may vary. Most franchises start up costs are typically fixed and they will cover most of the initial operating costs like signage, furniture, decoration and renovations.

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    It's Just Lunch

    It's Just Lunch

    It's Just Lunch International LLC
    600 B St., #1850
    San Diego, CA
    92101

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