Initial Investments

The charts below show the approximate dollar amounts you need to get the doors open, have a working capital reserve, get stocked with inventory and be ready for customers.

Estimated Range:

Low End Approximately$181,000
High End of Approximately$292,000

While it’s likely that most stores will land in the targeted range listed above, it’s also dependent upon a number of variables. Further detailed information is outlined in our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD). To get a copy of this document, please contact your Children’s Orchard franchise representative.

Type of ExpendituresLowHigh
Initial Franchise Fee$15,000$20,000
Leasehold Improvements$15,000$25,000
Fixtures & Supplies$50,000$70,000
Deposits & Business Licenses$2,000$9,000
POS System$10,000$15,000
Miscellaneous Pre-opening Expenses$15,000$40,000
Additional Funds – 3 Months$28,000$48,000

Jumpstart Program graphic, $40,000 for new franchisees that open a Children's Orchard store in 2016

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