Kazoo

About Kazoo

Kazoo & Company Toys has been delighting its customers with toys, puzzles, and other games
for over 30 years. Kazoo & Company has been recognized as a leader in the specialty toy industry and is now opening up to franchisees interested in sharing their secrets of success.

Kazoo & Company Toys is an award-winning, community-oriented toy store that offers something new to kids. Their philosophy lies on educational, non-violent, toys, games and puzzles, and values itself on quality entertainment. Ever since 1980 Kazoo & Company has been helping to shape the lives of kids and parents since 1980.

The Kazoo & Company Difference

•Utilizing a progressive business approach and code of ethics
•Offering non-violent, educational, positive toys and games
•Being community-involved and recognized
•Commitment to excellence in business ethics
•Award-winning toys and business philosophy

A Booming Industry!

In the United States alone, overall revenue for toy and hobby stores topped over $16.8 billion in 2010, with 2% revenue growth for that year. This industry employs 142,343 people, with more than 22,000 established stores generating nearly $2 billion in total wages (2010). The gross product for the hobby and toy store industry is nearly $2.5 billion. This industry offers a unique opportunity for investors and Kazoo & Company Toys gives you all the tools necessary to succeed.

Kazoo & Company is dedicated not only to your monetary success, but also the success of your
brand. Developing customer satisfaction and retention is the foundation of continued profitability.

Toys, Games & Hobbies Franchise Opportunities

Below is a quick comparison of Kazoo against other Toys, Games & Hobbies franchises and business opportunities. For an in depth comparison of Kazoo with another opportunity including start-up costs and fees, business experience requirements, training & support and financing options click on the name of the company to view the detailed comparison.

Franchise Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Ace Hardware $5,000 0 $272,500-$1,574,230
Adam & Eve Stores $30,000 $149,000-$345,000
Air Traffic $30,000 5% $166,200
Bricks & Minifigs $25,000 6% $50/mo $108,500-$276,400
Brilliant Sky N/A $391,000
Game On Video games $25,000 4% $13,000-$25,000
Game X Change N/A $150,000-$200,000
Gamer Doc N/A $180,000-$250,000
GameTruck $12,500-$89,500 7% $122,500-$310,500
HobbyTown USA $20,000 3% 1%-2% $48,510-$104,775
HomeGamers N/A $250,000-$550,000
Learning Express $35,000 5% $189,975-$364,250
Remote Control Hobbies $15,000 2.5% $98,500-$250,000
Vintage Stock $30,000 5% $337,700-$585,400
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Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Ace Hardware
$5,000 0 $272,500-$1,574,230
Adam & Eve Stores
$30,000 $149,000-$345,000
Air Traffic
$30,000 5% $166,200
Bricks & Minifigs
$25,000 6% $50/mo $108,500-$276,400
Brilliant Sky
N/A $391,000
Game On Video games
$25,000 4% $13,000-$25,000
Game X Change
N/A $150,000-$200,000
Gamer Doc
N/A $180,000-$250,000
GameTruck
$12,500-$89,500 7% $122,500-$310,500
HobbyTown USA
$20,000 3% 1%-2% $48,510-$104,775
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
HomeGamers
N/A $250,000-$550,000
Learning Express
$35,000 5% $189,975-$364,250
Remote Control Hobbies
$15,000 2.5% $98,500-$250,000
Vintage Stock
$30,000 5% $337,700-$585,400