Heavyweight Waste

Heavyweight Waste innovates waste management with larger containers, efficient compacting services, and a simplified pricing model based on tonnage, delivering cost savings, operational ease, and environmental benefits.

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Heavyweight Waste

Heavyweight Waste Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


Heavyweight Waste revolutionizes the waste management industry with an innovative approach to open top container services. Rooted in the proven success of Smash My Trash, we bring a fresh perspective to waste disposal. Our mission is simple: to drive disruptive value to customers through efficiency and innovation - resulting in fewer hauls, reduced spending, operational simplicity, and tangible environmental benefits.

Our commitment to innovation is evident in our container offerings. Unlike industry standards of 30 and 40 cubic yards, our containers boast impressive capacities of 42 and 60 cubic yards. This represents a 40% and 50% increase that allows for fewer hauls and maximum efficiency. Our 42 cubic yard containers cater to construction sites while our 60 cubic yard containers are designed for easy lift access with forklifts and similar equipment.

Heavyweight Waste's value proposition through Smash My Trash carries over into the concept as the waste is not only collected but compacted. Our regular smashing services ensure that containers are optimally filled, maximizing space and reducing the need for frequent pickups.

One of our key competitive advantages lies in our unique pricing model. Unlike competitors who charge multiple fees including haul fees, trip charges, and additional surcharges, we simplify the process by billing based solely on tonnage. By eliminating unnecessary fees, we offer significant cost savings to our customers.

Top 5 Selling Points
Innovation - We redefine waste management through innovative solutions and efficient processes
Comprehensive Service - From container provision to waste compaction, we handle the entire waste management process, something that is uncommon in the industry
Franchise Support - Backed by a nationwide experienced franchisor, franchisees received support and guidance needed for success
National Accounts - Our national accounts provide leveraged opportunities for revenue and growth
Opportunity for growth - Complementary growth opportunities with Smash My Trash franchisees

Company Details

Established: 2020
First Unit Franchised: 2021
Franchised Units: 15
Company Owned Units: 16
States Registered In: Alabama - AL, Alaska - AK, Arizona - AZ, Arkansas - AR, Colorado - CO, Connecticut - CT, Delaware - DE, Florida - FL, Georgia - GA, Idaho - ID, Iowa - IA, Kansas - KS, Kentucky - KY, Louisiana - LA, Maine - ME, Massachusetts - MA, Michigan - MI, Mississippi - MS, Missouri - MO, Montana - MT, Nevada - NV, New Hampshire - NH, New Jersey - NJ, New Mexico - NM, North Carolina - NC, Ohio - OH, Oklahoma - OK, Oregon - OR, Pennsylvania - PA, South Carolina - SC, Tennessee - TN, Texas - TX, Utah - UT, Vermont - VT, West Virginia - WV, Wyoming - WY
Canada Franchises: No
International Franchises: No

Support and Training Offered By Heavyweight Waste

Financial Assistance Provided: No
Site Selection Assistance: No
Lease Negotiation Assistance: No
Recruiting Assistance: No
Cooperative Advertising: No
A full Onboarding Team will be provided to the franchisee
Online training and training modules shared with franchisee to complete
1 week of training at the home office in Indianapolis

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Heavyweight Waste Franchise.

What does a Heavyweight Waste Franchise Cost?

Heavyweight Waste franchise fees for 2024:

Cash Investment: $300,000
Total Investment: $510,050 - $685,200
Minimum Net Worth: $600,000
Franchise Fee: $49,500
Royalty: 8%
Ad: 1%
Item 19: No
Average Number of Employees: 4
Visa Candidates: No
Passive Ownership: No
Home-Based: Yes
B2B: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: No
Veteran Discount: Yes

Is Heavyweight Waste a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Heavyweight Waste 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 Heavyweight Waste a Home Based franchise?

Yes. Heavyweight Waste is a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Heavyweight Waste Franchise Owners Make?

This information is not available. Heavyweight Waste does not offer an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document.

Is Heavyweight Waste a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. Heavyweight Waste is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does Heavyweight Waste Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Heavyweight Waste franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does Heavyweight Waste Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

No. Heavyweight Waste franchise does not work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Heavyweight Waste Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Heavyweight Waste franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Heavyweight Waste Looking for International franchisees?

No. Heavyweight Waste franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Heavyweight Waste's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

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More than $250,000

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International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


Heavyweight Waste Franchises for Sale

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