Smashburger is graded based on our most recent FDD research!
Smashburger is a fast-casual burger restaurant chain featuring hamburgers, sandwiches, salads, and other food items and beverages.
Smashburger has a franchise fee of up to $40,000, with a overall initial investment range of $743,130 to $1,404,535.
The upfront investment of any franchised business includes several fees. Check out this investment opportunity to better understand the specific costs required to buy a Smashburger, such as territory fees, real estate costs, pre-opening marketing, and furniture and fixtures purchases. As a reminder, franchise companies must to provide you with details about all initial fees. These are not only fees that are actually paid, but also commitments to fees you are required to pay. Another important item to review is whether the upfront fees are refundable to you or not. The franchise system must disclose what conditions any of the upfront fees are refundable. A franchise must also provide details of a range of fees if their initial fees are not the same within the franchise. A thorough review of the Item 5 initial fees will give you the answers needed to make an informed investment decision this franchise.
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As with any new business, the franchise owner's salary and the earnings from a Smashburger business depends on a variety of factors. One way to check on the potential revenues or profits earned from a Smashburger franchise investment is to analzye the franchisor's Item 19 within their FDD. Typically, profits and owner's salary are equitable to the size of the investment and number of locations you buy. Demand for your products, your labor costs, commercial lease rates and several other variables also play a huge role in your bottom line and your personal salary
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As of the 2020 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 116 franchised Smashburger locations across the United States.
Did you know there are over 3,000 franchise opportunities across the United States. More than 80% have less than 10 locations.
Based on 2020 FDD data, Smashburger has franchised locations in 32 states.
Based on our research this franchise opportunity is growing into new cities and could be available in your city. While planning your franchise purchase, you always need to be considering what is a good location for my franchise. Review the potential customer base to assess that the area you are looking at has a need or a market for this business.
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Last Reviewed: 2020
Yes, they have an initial training program of 269 hours. This includes 5 hours of classroom training, 264 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.
Smashburger does NOT offer territory protections. For an explanation of territorial rights, unlock this franchise opportunity for important details.
Yes, Smashburger offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more.
They began franchising in 2008. The average Burgers franchise began franchising in 1994.
No, but you can click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.