Summary

General

Industry
A general sector of the franchise economy that helps characterize franchise concepts offering similar goods and/or services
Education & Children
Category
A subset sector of industry characterizing franchise concepts offering similar goods and/or services
School

Year of Founding

1982

Works with Franchise Brokers

Seeking Franchisees?

Remote Management?
Indicates if the business can be managed by a manager remotely

Fees & Financing

Royalty Fee
Ongoing fee paid by a franchisee to the franchisor as part of the franchise agreement
8%
Marketing Fee
Amount of gross revenues required by the franchisor for marketing purposes
2%

Franchise Fee

$65,000

Investment Range

$743K-$8.6M

SBA Loan Approved

Location units

Total U.S. Locations

505

U.S. Franchised Units

505

U.S. Corporate Units

0

Headquarters (City, State)

Atlanta, GA

Square Footage

Retail Location?

Other

Item 19 - Franchise Financials

Yes

Started Offering Franchises

1988

Issuance of FDD Data

2024-04-26

E-2 Visa Eligibility

Job Count ?

Key Financial Indicators

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Industry %
Percentage of franchises with figures less than the figure for this franchise
Franchise Payback Period
Calculated based on ramp-up time, average unit volume, and profitability
Loan Success Ratio
# of SBA loans paid in full to loans that were charged off
Loan Default Rate
# of SBA loans recognized as a loss divided by total loans
Sales-to-Investment Ratio
Indicator of general economics for a franchise
Resale Value
Based on the earnings and multiples for this industry
Resale Value-to-Investment
Higher ratio indicates higher potential for returns
Franchise Cost
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Franchise Disclosure Document Summary

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Reported and Estimated Franchise Gross Sales and Earnings

Find available key financial metrics below.

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Gross Sales
Reported or estimated gross sales, representing sales generated by a single franchise unit over a period of one year.

Amount for the period Y/Y % Change

Earnings (Owner Operator)
Average expected earnings, based on industry margins, for a single franchise unit where the owner is the primary operator.

Amount for the period Y/Y % Change

Earnings (Semi-Absentee)
Average expected earnings, based on industry margins, for a single franchise unit where the owner is not the primary operator.

Amount for the period Y/Y % Change

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Franchise Openings and Closures

Year Start of year Units opened Units closed Reacquired by franchisor Total end of year
2023 483 23 1 0 505
2022 465 19 1 0 483
2021 445 22 2 0 465
2020 418 28 1 0 445
2019 391 28 1 0 418
2018 367 24 0 0 391
2017 336 33 2 0 367
2016 310 32 2 0 340

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Key Metrics & Financials

Detailed Metrics

Detailed Franchise Metrics are metrics calculated and reviewed by Vetted Biz.

You can find the available metrics for Primrose School below.

“N/A” or Not Applicable results mean that there is not enough data available to compute a precise rate or that the result is not mathematically computable.

When results are not mathematically computable, you should pay attention to the absolute values (#) instead of the percentage rate itself.

Franchise Health Metrics

Growth Rate
Measures the overall growth of units for the franchise divided by the total units during a given time period

1 year / 3 years

Failure Rate
Measures the overall number of units that failed divided by the total units for the franchise during a given time period

1 year / 3 years

Franchise for Sale Rate
Measures the number of units that were transferred or reacquired by the franchisor divided by the total units for the franchise during a given time period

1 year / 3 years

Primrose School

Industry median

All franchises median

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Franchise Viability Benchmarking

Investment Midpoint

Franchise Fee Midpoint

Franchise Payback Period

Gross sales

Royalty Fee

Primrose School

Industry median

All franchises median

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Franchisor Financials

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Franchisor Royalty Fees

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Item 19 – Financial Performance Representations

Historical financial performance representations

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Franchise Financials

Franchisor company financial information and financial performance representations, if disclosed by the franchisor.

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Litigation & Bankruptcies

Lawsuits and Litigation

Pending and concluded litigation

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Bankruptcies

Disclosed bankruptcy information

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Contacts & Social Media
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Corporate Email
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State
Georgia
City
Atlanta
Zip Code
30339
Mailing adress
3200 Windy Hill Road SE, Suite 1200E

What to know about Primrose School franchise?

Since its inception in 1982 , Primrose School franchise has stood as a cornerstone in the global Education & Children. With a pioneering role in the franchise business, Primrose School has consistently set the standard for excellence and innovation. It's worth noting that Primrose School began offering franchises in 1988, marking a significant milestone in the company's history.

Additional Details

The cost of opening a Primrose School franchise can vary depending on a number of factors. On average, you can expect to invest between $743K-$8.6M. This range includes expenses like the initial franchise fee, equipment, signage, seating, and other essential costs.

The profitability of a Primrose School franchise can vary widely depending on factors such as location, operating costs, management efficiency, and local market conditions. If you are interested in knowing more about how profitable a Primrose School franchise is and its average unit volume, make sure to click here and become a Vetted Member to unlock access.

Primrose School franchise owners generally make between per year. However, this can vary based on factors like location and experience. Owners in expensive cities like New York or San Francisco tend to earn more. Additionally, seasoned operators typically earn more than new franchisees.

Primrose School operates a vast network of franchise locations, with a total of 505 in the United States alone. Out of these, 505 are franchised units, while 0 are corporate-owned. This extensive franchise presence showcases the brand's widespread reach and popularity in the U.S. market.

The franchise fee for Primrose School typically ranges from 50000 to 80000. Additionally, franchisees are required to pay a royalty fee of 8% and a marketing fee of 2% of their monthly sales. These fees contribute to the ongoing support, marketing efforts, and brand development provided by Primrose School to its franchise network.

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