Franchise

Franchise F.A.Q

Franchise F.A.Q

  • How can I open a Pockets franchise? Pockets is seeking highly-qualified individuals to become franchisees.Prior business experience, coupled with personal financial qualifications,individual motivation and a track record of success are important factors in our evaluation process.
  • What size options does a potential franchise have? The average size of a full-service location is 1,000 to 1,500 square feet.
  • What is the franchise fee to open a Pockets? The one-time franchise fee for a single unit is $30,000.
  • How much money do I need to open a franchise? Individuals will need approximately $150,000 in liquid assets, along with an overall net worth (total assets minus total liabilities) of $300,000 to qualify. The total cost of each unit varies by size and location.
  • How much are the royalties and other annual fees? Royalty and Continuing Services fees are 5% of net sales, marketing is 2% of net sales.
  • How are Pocket's site locations selected? Selecting the site is a joint process between the franchisee and Pockets Franchise, Inc. We will provide you with our site selection criteria. Once a potential Pocket site has been identified, we will review and evaluate it together.
  • What kind of training can I expect as a franchisee? All new franchisees participate in an 10-day program conducted by our training staff at one of our our Pockets locations. They then receive real-life management experience through a two-week apprenticeship program. Once completed, franchisees receive regular updates to their training, including on-site reviews.