Start Up Costs*

Franchise Fee $30,000
Training Fee $5,000
Travel, Meals, and Lodging $1,000 – $5,253
Annual Conference Registration $500
Rent Deposit $3,000 – $7,500
First Month’s Rent $3,000 – $7,500
Leasehold Improvements $5,708 – $52,477
Insurance (First Quarter) $125 – $865
Legal/Accounting $300 – $9,000
Office Equipment $11,660 – $12,242
Signs $2,492 – $8,597
Opening Advertising $7,690 – $10,412
Retail Fixtures $16,600 – $22,369
Opening Inventory $22,850 – $28,240
Miscellaneous $6,491 – $9,051
Gift Cards $100
MyWBU.com $0 – $850
Working Capital $30,000 – $40,000
TOTAL $146,516 $249,956
Actual start-up costs will vary from store to store depending on location,
size of store, local retail rental rates, time of year and available capital.
All costs are in US Dollars.

 

Continuing Support Fees
Royalties 4% of Gross Sales
Advertising Fund .5% of Gross Sales