Merlin 200000 Mile Shops Franchise

Brakes/exhaust/suspension/oil & lube


Merlin is an upscale "under the car" service opportunity which specializes in exhaust, brakes, ride control, suspension & steering, and oil/lubrication services. As a full service business format franchise, Merlin's provides a 90% turnkey state-of-the-art facility, comprehensive training, aggressive marketing programs, and ongoing support.

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How much does it cost to open a Merlin 200000 Mile Shops Franchise?

The investment required to open a Merlin 200000 Mile Shops Franchise is between $183,600-$315,900. There is an initial franchise fee of $26,000-$30,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Merlin 200000 Mile Shops name.

Individual Unit Costs

  • Initial Investment:
    $183,600-$315,900
  • Initial Franchise Fee:
    $26,000-$30,000
  • Royalty Fee:
    4.9-6.9%
  • Advertising Fee:
  • Term of Agreement:
    20 years


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Merlin 200000 Mile Shops News & Press Releases

When did the first Merlin 200000 Mile Shops open? 1975
When did Merlin 200000 Mile Shops start Franchising? 1975

Year U.S.A. Canada International Corporate
2005 63 0 0 7
2004 63 0 0 6
2003 66 0 0 4
2002 63 0 0 5
2001 60 0 0 4

United States: Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin

Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee No Yes
Startup Costs No Yes
Equipment No Yes
Inventory No Yes
Accounts Receivable No No
Payroll No No

Third Party Financing Source(s): the SBA, leasing companies

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

Marketing
Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, Regional advertising

8% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 5

Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (100% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

  • Industry experience
  • General business experience
  • Marketing skills
  • Management experience; customer service

  • To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Merlin 200000 Mile Shops 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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    Merlin 200000 Mile Shops

    Merlin 200000 Mile Shops

    Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops
    3815 E Main St. Unit D
    St. Charles, IL
    60174

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