Business Overview

Unique opportunity to purchase 3 long-standing and profitable Smoothie King Drive-thru franchises, two with buildings and property. These locations have successfully operated since 2013 and are well-established in the communities they serve. Financing available on Businesses and Real Estate with as little as 10-15% down.

Smoothie King is the #1 health and fitness-focused Smoothie brand in the US. When you buy this franchise, you are joining a system with world-class training and support, comprehensive marketing services, and a business model that has been tested and standardized over the past 47+ successful years. Proven, and highly profitable; This sale will consist of 3 open/operational Smoothie King stores plus real estate!

Owner employs a Multi-store Manager, Store Managers, Shift leaders and a fully trained staff that successfully operate these proven Smoothie King Drive-thru locations.

Smoothie King Franchises, Inc., the original U.S. smoothie franchise, is a privately held, Dallas-based franchise company with 1,300 units worldwide. It was founded in 1973 by Steve Kuhnau, whose mission was to help others achieve better health in a delicious way through smoothies. Despite the challenges that came as a result of the pandemic, Smoothie King was able to persevere in 2020 – opening a record 263 stores globally, including 71 in the United States. This put the franchise over 1,000 units nationwide and more than 1,300 worldwide!

Smoothie King is currently ranked No. 1 by Entrepreneur magazine in the juice bar category for the 29th consecutive year & ranked No. 14 overall on the “2020 Franchise 500” list.

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Financial

  • Asking Price: $2,549,000
  • Cash Flow: $403,609
  • Gross Revenue: $1,382,912
  • EBITDA: $403,609
  • FF&E: N/A
  • Inventory: $15,000
  • Inventory Included: N/A
  • Established: 2013

Detailed Information

  • Property Owned or Leased:Own
  • Property Included:Yes
  • Building Square Footage:N/A
  • Lot Size:N/A
  • Total Number of Employees:30
  • Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
About The Facility:

These 3 heavily trafficked DRIVE-THRU stores and their equipment are immaculate & well-maintained. They each have tremendous visibility and accessibility, with regional draw from the surrounding areas! Two of the locations are beautiful free-standing stores. One location is owned and the other has an inexpensive Land lease @ just $900/mos.

Is Support & Training Included:

Up to 15 days of comprehensive training provided by the Franchisor, ensuring you are ready to own these already successful Smoothie King franchises.

Purpose For Selling:

Legacy plan has changed

Opportunities and Growth:

1) Increased Community Involvement - Fundraising nights & partnerships with schools, sports teams, and other organizations, etc. would be very impactful and further increase brand awareness! 2) Huge growth potential with 3rd Party Delivery – The owner launched with DoorDash in 2020 and is seeing increased sales through delivery and on-line ordering! 3) Tremendous Catering opportunities – several large recurring orders already established!

Established Franchise:

This Business Is An Established Franchise

Additional Info

The company was established in 2013, making the business 9 years old.
The sale doesn't include inventory valued at $15,000*, which ins't included in the requested price.

The company has 30 employees and is situated in a building with approx. square footage of N/A sq ft.

Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?

There are all kinds of reasons why individuals choose to sell operating businesses. However, the real reason vs the one they say to you may be 2 entirely different things. As an example, they may claim "I have a lot of other commitments" or "I am retiring". For numerous sellers, these reasons stand. But also, for some, these may simply be excuses to attempt to conceal the reality of transforming demographics, increased competition, current decrease in profits, or a variety of other factors. This is why it is very essential that you not count completely on a vendor's word, yet instead, utilize the vendor's solution together with your total due diligence. This will paint a much more realistic picture of the business's present scenario.

Existing Debts and Future Obligations

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Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics

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