Americans are crazy about pizza. Millions of Americans eat it at least once a week. A regional pizza franchisor to consider investing in is the Crust Pizza Co. The ideal candidate has a leadership personality, management experience, and has a co-owner operator and investors. To give back to the service members in the community, all military personnel, first responders, paramedics, firefighters, police, and others who have been active for at least four years get a 10% discount on the franchise fee. Additionally, Crust Pizza Co. provides a $5,000 franchise fee discount to any existing franchisee per new location and discounts to area developers depending on the package. While the brand is looking to expand in the south and southwest of the U.S., exceptional area developers may qualify for multi-unit deals outside of targeted territories. A Crust Pizza Co. location can be an end cap with a patio or a standalone location with a patio and a drive-thru could also be available. The typical location is between 2500-3000 sq ft.
Qualified candidates need at least $200k in cash and a net worth of at least $800k. You will also get great support and training. In terms of support and training, you can expect to be enrolled in a 6-week comprehensive training program where you will be taught how to run the business properly. This includes company culture, hiring, sales, marketing and advertising, and more. The support and training are ongoing. There will be an audit by the franchisor every month for the first three months to ensure you and the team are operating the business properly.