Farm Stores

The Farm Stores franchise is a Florida-based c-store business that help customers shop for groceries, baked products, restaurant-quality meals, and snacks. The stores are usually small in size, and their drive-thru concept offers customers fast shopping options to get fresh products and enjoy friendly service. The brand was established in 1957 and began franchising in 2015. Since then, the brand has expanded to dozens of locations across the country. Ideal candidates are passionate about customer service and enjoy being their own boss. Since you'll be provided with great support and training, you don't need an extensive background with business experience. The model is simple. 

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Farm Stores Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


Looking for a unique franchise to add to your portfolio? Farm Stores is the first drive-thru convenience store in the U.S. The typical customers are moms and their families. The brand sells bakery goods, fresh squeezed orange juice, grocery items, cookies, milk, and more. Franchisees benefit from the business' lost cost model, efficiency and uniqueness. There truly is nothing like it in the country. The construction model is unique because the brand converts construction containers into buildings. When a franchisee signs a franchise agreement, a store is already available for them in development. The franchise system consists of an area representative, who is an investor in a territory and acts as an agent for the franchisor. The onboarding process comes as soon as the site is selected. Franchisees also go through an initial training program so they are prepared when the business opens. The brand is looking for passionate entrepreneurs across the U.S. to bring the concept to their neighborhoods. Single Unit, Multi-Unit, and Area Development opportunities are available.
In terms of the initial investment, it ranges between $230,000 - $571,700, which includes a one-time initial franchise fee of $25,000. Royalty fees of 6% of gross sales. To incentivize veteran ownership, military personnel receive 20% of the initial franchise fee for the first location. In addition to baked goods and groceries, there is also a cafe that offers everything from milkshakes to lattes. Franchisees benefit from an exclusive territory. This decreases your competition because you'll be the only representative of the c-store brand in you local area.  

Company Details

Headquarter: Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Canada: No
International: No
Absentee: No
First franchise: 1025
Founded: 1957
Mobile/home-based: No
Exclusive territory: Yes
B2B: No 

Support and Training Offered By Farm Stores

In terms of support and training, you can expect an initial training program that is broken down into classroom and on-the-job instruction. During this time, you'll learn everything you need to know about the brand. This includes marketing and advertising, hiring, and more. You'll also be provided with grand opening and site selection assistance. Support and training are ongoing. 

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Farm Stores Franchise.

What does a Farm Stores Franchise Cost?

Farm Stores franchise fees for 2024:

Veteran Incentives: 20% off first-unit franchise fee
Royalty Fee: 6%
Net Worth Requirement: $450,000
Cash Requirement: $150,000
Initial Franchise Fee: $25,000
Initial Investment: $230,000 - $571,700

Is Farm Stores a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Farm Stores is not a semi absentee franchise. The owner of the franchise (the franchisee) is expected to be involved in all aspects of day-to-day operations.

Is Farm Stores a Home Based franchise?

No. Farm Stores is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Farm Stores Franchise Owners Make?

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

Does Farm Stores Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Farm Stores franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Is Farm Stores Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Farm Stores franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Farm Stores Looking for International franchisees?

No. Farm Stores franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Farm Stores'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

C-Store Partner, Miscellaneous & Unique, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

20-50 UNITS

Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


Farm Stores Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Farm Stores franchises for sale. We may have Farm Stores 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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