Carl's Jr. Restaurants Franchise

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Carl's Jr. Franchise Opportunities

Carl's Jr. Restaurants LLC is an American fast food restaurant chain operated by CKE Restaurant Holdings, Inc., with franchisees in the United States and Canada. Carl Karcher and his wife Margaret founded the predecessor of Carl's Jr. in 1941, starting as a hot-dog cart in Los Angeles. In 2016, Entrepreneur listed Carl's Jr. as #54 on their Top Franchise 500 list, which ranks the overall financial strength, stability, and growth rate for the top 500 franchisees in any field across the United States.
As of 2017, CKE (the parent company of Carl's Jr. and Hardee's) has a total of 3,665 franchised or company-operated restaurants in 44 states and 39 foreign countries and U.S. territories.

Financial Requirements for Carl's Jr. Franchise

Initial investments: $1,375,000 - $1,952,000
Net-worth Requirement: $1,000,000
Liquid Cash Requirement: $300,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee: $25,000 - $35,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 4%
Ad Royalty Fee: to 7%

Carl's Jr. Restaurants Franchise

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On-The-Job Training: 80 hours
Classroom Training: 32 hours
Additional Training: 12 weeks of management training & at grand opening
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  • Starting investments from:
    1 375 000 $
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  • Corporate Address:
    6700 Tower CIr., #1000 Franklin, TN 37067
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