Candy Express Franchise

Candy store

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Beginning with four company-owned stores in1988, Candy Express locations have served a variety of sweets to customers in malls and shopping centers throughout the United States and into Saudi Arabia, the site of the company's first international license.

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How much does it cost to open a Candy Express Franchise?

The investment required to open a Candy Express Franchise is between $125,000-$175,000. There is an initial franchise fee of $25,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Candy Express name.

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  • Term of Agreement:
    10 years
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Candy Express News & Press Releases

When did the first Candy Express open? 1988
When did Candy Express start Franchising? 1989

Year U.S.A. Canada International Corporate
2003 50 0 30 0
2002 0 0 0 0
2001 0 0 0 0
2000 35 4 15 1
1999 35 5 15 1
Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee No Yes
Startup Costs No Yes
Equipment No Yes
Inventory No Yes
Accounts Receivable No Yes
Payroll No Yes

Third Party Financing Source(s): various banks

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

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

International franchisees required to buy multiple units/master licenses; 30% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 4

Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (75% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Candy Express 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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Candy Express

Candy Express

Candy Express
10480 Little Patuxent Pkwy., #400
Columbia, MD


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