Because tacos.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO OPEN A FUZZY’S TACO SHOP?

Thinking of opening your very own Fuzzy’s? We crunched a few numbers for you.

Type of ExpenditureAmountMethod of PaymentWhen DueTo Whom Payment is to be Made
Initial Franchise Fee$25,000 to $35,000Lump sumWhen Franchise Agreement is signUs
Rent, Utility, Security Depositis, and Business Licenses$13,000 to $20,000As arrangedAs incurredLandlord, utility
providers, licensing
authorities, etc.
Architect and Design Fees$10,000 to $20,000As arrangedAs incurredYour architect and engineer
Leasehold Improvements$200,000 to $500,000As arrangedAs requiredContractors and third
party suppliers
Signage, Furniture and
Fixtures
$35,000 to $75,000As arrangedAs incurredApproved suppliers
Equipment and Small wares$155,00 to $300,000As arrangedAs incurredApproved suppliers
Point of Sale, Computer,
and Security Systems
$50,000 to $74,500As arrangedAs incurredApproved suppliers
Office Equipment and
Supplies
$1,500 to $5,500As arrangedAs incurredApproved suppliers
Professional fees$2,500 to $15,000As arrangedAs incurredYour accountant,
attorney, and other
professionals
Initial Inventory$30,000 to $52,000As arrangedAs incurredApproved suppliers
Insurance$12,000 to $20,000As agent
requires
Before OpeningInsurance carriers
Pre-opening training
expenses
$14,000 to $48,000As arrangedBefore OpeningAirlines, hotels, and
restaurants
Grand Opening Advertising$5,000 to $15,000Lump
sum
Before OpeningUs
Additional Funds (3
months)
$44,000 to $82,000As arrangedAs incurredVarious
Total$597,000 to 1,262,000