Apricot Lane Franchise Review

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Apricot Lane is graded based on our most recent FDD research!

Franchise Info

Apricot Lane offers a boutique selling fashion appeal and accessories, bath and body products, gifts, decor and other merchandise.

What is the upfront cost to own a Apricot Lane franchise?

Apricot Lane has a franchise fee of up to $34,500, with a total upfront investment range from $135,850 to $341,800.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $34,500
  • Total Investment: $135,850 to $341,800
  • Working Capital: $20,000 to $40,000
  • Royalty Fee: 5.5%

The initial purchase price of any franchise includes several fees. Check out this investment opportunity to better understand the specific costs required to buy a Apricot Lane, such as territory fees, construction and costs, grand opening advertising, and furniture and fixtures purchases. It should be noted that, franchise companies must to disclose all upfront fees. These fees include those that are actually paid when signing the franchise agreement and commitments to fees you are required to pay. Another important consideration to review is whether the initial fees are refundable or not. The franchise system must disclose what conditions any of the initial fees are refundable. A franchise must also disclose a range of fees if its upfront fees are not uniform within the franchise. A thorough review of the Item 5 upfront fees will give you the answers needed to make a decision to purchase this franchise.

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How much can I earn by owning a Apricot Lane franchised business?

As with any new franchised business, the franchisee's income and the revenue from a Apricot Lane franchise opportunity depends on a variety of factors. One way to check on the potential revenues or profits generated from a Apricot Lane franchise investment is to review the franchisor's Item 19 within their Franchise Disclosure Document. Usually, earnings and owner's income are correspond to the size of the investment and number of locations you buy. Demand for your products, the labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other variables also play a large role in your earnings and your personal income

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How many franchise outlets does Apricot Lane franchise have?

As of the 2017 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 0 franchised Apricot Lane locations across the USA.

Did you know there are over 3,000 franchise opportunities across the United States. More than 80% have less than 10 locations.

Are there any Apricot Lane franchises in my area?

Based on 2017 FDD analysis, Apricot Lane has franchised locations in 29 states.

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Based on the data collected this franchise opportunity is growing into new cities and might be available in your city.

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Last Reviewed: 2017

Apricot Lane Franchise DATA

Total Investment
$135,850 - $341,800
Franchise Fee
$34,500
Franchise agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
5 Years
Franchise outlet growth
2010
39
2016
0
Ongoing fees
Royalty
5.5%
ad fees
1.0%
# of franchised outlets
0

ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS

Does this opportunity provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 115 hours. This includes 40 hours of classroom training, 75 hours of on-the-job training, and N/A hours of online training. In their FDD they outline who's in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.


Online N/A
On-the-Job 75
Classroom 40
Total 115

Does this opportunity offer Territory Rights?

Apricot Lane offers territory protections. For an explanation of territory rights, unlock this franchise for important details.

Do they have marketing and technology support in place?

No, Apricot Lane does NOT offer comprehensive support for franchisees.


How long ago did they start franchising?

They began franchising in 1996. The average Fashion franchise began franchising in 2004.


Does Apricot Lane offer lending support?

No, but you can click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.

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