CBD Emporium

With a mission to help others live a better life, CBD Emporium offers a revolutionary, new franchise model breakthrough by providing you with more CBD products, more CBD brands, more CBD sales support, and more CBD product training to help you succeed.

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CBD Emporium

CBD Emporium Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


Join the Fastest Growing CBD Retailer. Own your own business!
Own one or multiple locations. Turnkey access to the lucrative CBD market
Comprehensive training program focused on CBD education as well as business practices?.
Successful business systems designed to allow franchise owners to achieve profitability.
Access to the largest number of top-selling brands.
Nationally recognized retailer.
Effective marketing support and social media presence.

Company Details

Launch Your CBD Franchise With:
CBD Emporium
CBD Dispensary Retail Chain

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INDUSTRY: 3.5 Billion


  • Arizona
  • Oklahoma
  • Wisconsin
  • Texas
  • Illinois
  • Nevada


  • Quick and Easy Approval Process
  • Over 650 properties available in 23 states where CBD Emporium has exclusivity
  • Minimal Security Deposit for Franchisees
  • No personal guarantee for most applicants
  • Square footage ranges from 1000 square feet to 5000 square feet
  • Second generation stores that would require minimal tenant improvements.
  • Great main street locations, signage, and parking lots.
  • Other tenants include Marcos Pizza and Dollar General Stores

Established in 2018, CBD Emporium is a privately held company with dozens of retail locations throughout the United States. The retailer is the premier source for quality, trusted CBD products, and offers a diverse selection of more than 60 best-of-industry brands and its own brand labeled products, derived from medical-grade organic hemp plants. The company's knowledgeable staff provides the best information, education, and products to improve health and wellness. CBD Emporium headquarters are located at 2424 W. Desert Cove, Phoenix, Arizona 85029. 


John Flanders, Founder & CEO has more than a quarter century in the cannabis industry, executive leadership, business management, and retail. He served as a former CEO and CTO of a public company and was CFO of a vertically integrated, multi-state cannabis company. Flanders also has a wealth of experience in international investment banking, venture capital, and finance executive leadership. For more than 20 years, he's led dozens of early-stage, development-stage, and growth-stage companies. 

Paul Steinberg, Franchise Group President of CBD Emporiumâ„¢ has an international reputation for helping companies grow, including startups, medium-sized and larger privately and publicly held companies. From the US, Europe, Pacific Rim, to South Africa and Australia, Steinberg has helped propel companies looking to achieve growth, expanded market share and increased sales across the globe. 

Support and Training Offered By CBD Emporium

DISCOVERY DAY: MAY 19th - Phoenix, AZ

  • John Flanders, CEO CBD Emporium
  • Paul Steinberg, VP CBD Emporium
  • Tom McManus, Former NFL football player and CBD Emporium Franchisee
  • Isaac Griffin, Former NFL football player and host of Navigating CBD radio show will join us for cocktails


  1. Welcome and Introductions 
  2. The Industry 
  3. History of CBD Emporium 
  4. Operating a Store
  5. Brands and Vendors
  6. Lunch and casual coversation (catered) 
  7. Competition 
  8. Opening a Store 
  9. Marketing and Business Development 
  10. Financial Model 
  11. Questions and Answers
  12. Adjourn + Store Visit(s) 
  13. Cocktails at Winery 101 (www.winery101.com
  14. Return to Hotel
  15. Dinner - Escalade Transport

Candidates who purchase a franchise are reimbursed up to $1000 for Discovery Day

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Financial Assistance: SBA
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Recruiting Assistance: Yes
Cooperative Advertising: Yes

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a CBD Emporium Franchise.

What does a CBD Emporium Franchise Cost?

CBD Emporium franchise fees for 2024:

Franchise Fee: $65,000
Royalties: 5%
Branding Fee: 0% (Limited TIme)

All-In Investment: $124,200 - $191,000
Master Rights: Limited
Interational: Available
Semi-Active Ownership: Yes

Is CBD Emporium a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. CBD Emporium is a semi absentee franchise and allows passive ownership. A semi-absentee franchise is a business you could start and run while still maintaining a job or other obligation.

Is CBD Emporium a Home Based franchise?

No. CBD Emporium is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do CBD Emporium Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much CBD Emporium franchisees make. CBD Emporium offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is CBD Emporium a Master Franchise Opportunity?

Yes. CBD Emporium is a master franchise opportunity. A master franchisee is responsible to recruit, train and support franchisees in their territory.

Does CBD Emporium Offer a Veteran Discount?

No. CBD Emporium franchise does not offer a veteran discount.

Does CBD Emporium Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

No. CBD Emporium franchise does not work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is CBD Emporium Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

Yes. CBD Emporium franchise is looking for Canada franchisees.

Is CBD Emporium Looking for International franchisees?

Yes. CBD Emporium franchise is looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see CBD Emporium's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

Buying a Franchise Guide: What is a Franchise Disclosure Document?

When evaluating a franchise opportunity, reading and understanding the current version of their FDD is a necessity. Considering the benefits of franchising, such as established brand recognition and support from the franchisor, it's important to also take into account franchise fees and franchising royalty fees. Since most franchisors are privately owned companies, the current versions of their FDDs are typically not available unless requested directly from them.

Click here to connect with a Franchise Consultant who can help you obtain a copy quickly and for free. They can also guide you through the essential franchise questions to ask, ensuring you make a well-informed decision about your investment.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Business Opportunities, C-Store Partner, Health, Beauty & Nutrition, Miscellaneous & Unique, Retail, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

20-50 UNITS

Cash Required

$50,000 - $100,000

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CBD Emporium Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing CBD Emporium franchises for sale. We may have CBD Emporium franchise resales. A franchise resale is an already established franchise owned by a franchisee and the franchisee is looking to sell their franchise.

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