Lapels Dry Cleaning

Lapels has created a brand new experience for the Dry Cleaning Customer. Lapels stores are clean, technologically advanced and offer our customers an efficient and pleasant way to take care of their dry cleaning needs.

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Lapels Dry Cleaning

Lapels Dry Cleaning Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


About Us

Lapels? Dry Cleaning offers three different program options:

Environmentally Friendly Dry Cleaning Plant -?Combining our boutique retail store and your own full service plant offers you more income and more services to offer your clients.

Multi-unit Program -?Perfect for the savvy investor who understands the merits of the dry cleaning industry, this opportunity allows you to service multiple retail stores from one processing plant.

Satellite (Drop Off/Pickup) Store -?With our satellite stores you can offer your customers all the services of a Lapels dry cleaning store without the overhead of the processing plant.

Whichever program is right for you there are many benefits of owning a Lapels franchise:

  • Buying power that allows you to purchase supplies at a low cost
  • Attention and respect earned by being part of a branded professional image
  • A proven business model
  • The ability to be a part of committees that have a say in decisions affecting your business

Products and Services

Lapels? Dry Cleaning believes in a "Greener Future." This is why we strive to make all of our stores and plants as environmentally friendly as possible. Our solvent:

  • Has no odor
  • Is non-toxic to the environment and breaks down naturally
  • Is gentle on clothes ? " Feel, smell, and see the difference
  • Is safe to use

Our stores also use energy conserving LED lights in our signage and we recycle hangers and plastic garment bags

Company Details

Established: 2000
First Unit Franchised: 2000
Franchised Units: 80

Company Owned Units: 0
States Registered In: All United States except Wisconsin, Minnesota, Hawaii and North Dakota

Support and Training Offered By Lapels Dry Cleaning

Financial Assistance Provided: Yes
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Recruiting Assistance: No
Co-Operative Advertising: Yes
Training: The best training in the Dry Cleaning industry that consists of 7 days
at a live Training Store. Also training
during pre-opening / soft opening period at your location for 10 days.

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Lapels Dry Cleaning Franchise.

What does a Lapels Dry Cleaning Franchise Cost?

Lapels Dry Cleaning franchise fees for 2024:

Cash Investment: $100,000.00
Total Investment: $350,000.00 - $550,000.00
Minimum Net Worth: $350,000
Franchise Fee: $25,000
Royalty: 5%
Ad: Average Number of Employees: 6-10
Passive Ownership: Yes
Home Based: No
B2B: No
Master Franchise Opportunities: Internationally Only

Is Lapels Dry Cleaning a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. Lapels Dry Cleaning 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 Lapels Dry Cleaning a Home Based franchise?

No. Lapels Dry Cleaning is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Lapels Dry Cleaning Franchise Owners Make?

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

Is Lapels Dry Cleaning a Master Franchise Opportunity?

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

Does Lapels Dry Cleaning Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Lapels Dry Cleaning franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does Lapels Dry Cleaning Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

No. Lapels Dry Cleaning franchise does not work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Lapels Dry Cleaning Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

Yes. Lapels Dry Cleaning franchise is looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Lapels Dry Cleaning Looking for International franchisees?

Yes. Lapels Dry Cleaning franchise is looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Lapels Dry Cleaning'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

Dry Cleaning & Laundry, Home Services, Green & Eco Friendly, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

50-100 UNITS

Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

Master Franchise


Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


Lapels Dry Cleaning Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Lapels Dry Cleaning franchises for sale. We may have Lapels Dry Cleaning 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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