Franchise Development Process

Complete & Submit "Next Steps" Form

(1 Day)

Initial Phone Intro/Screen

(1 Day)

Submit Franchise Application and meet criteria

(1-5 days)

Identify mutual area of interest

(1 day)

Issue Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)

(1 Day)

Complete initial review of FDD

(1-2 weeks)

Due Diligence Period

(1 week-months)

In-Store Experience


Meet with Executive Team

(1 Day after scheduled)

Execute Franchise Agreement

(up to 2 weeks)

Secure Real Estate

(1-6 months, many factors)

Design & Construction

(4-20 weeks, many variables)


(6-12 weeks)

Open Location

(2 weeks)
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Franchise Inquiry Form