Frequently Asked Questions
Why a Flippers Franchise?
We strive to set ourselves apart from other restaurant franchises. Our goal is to provide the consumer with a broad range of menu options using the freshest and finest ingredients with an experience that exceeds their expectations. Our pizzerias are serviced by a local commissary which insures freshness, consistency and quality.With over 75 years of combined experience and a management team focused on creating a culture of excellence, Flippers has become one of the largest and most successful pizzeria chains in the Central Florida market. We are a multi-dimensional operation in a market that has long term stability and growth. Our philosophy is, “if you succeed, we succeed” and we are committed to making every Flippers Franchise a success!
What is the initial Franchise Fee and Royalty Fees?
The initial franchise fee is $30,000 and the Royalty Fee is 5% of gross sales.
What are the costs and fees for opening a Flippers Pizzeria?
Depending on several factors, including leasing or buying equipment, the total restaurant costs can range from $219,750 to $450,000.
What is the Advertising Requirement?
The Local Advertising Requirement is 4% of gross sales and must be approved through corporate with expenditures reported monthly.
How much income can I expect to make running a Flippers Franchise?
Although we do not disclose earning claims, we do disclose that our average corporately owned store does $1,331,210 in gross sales, with food, beverage and paper costs running 30.5%. For information and historical representations for each restaurant, please refer to the Item 19, Financial Performance Representations, in the Uniform Franchise Disclosure Document.
What type of experience do I need to have to a own a Flippers Franchise?
We would like for our franchisees to have restaurant experience and a strong passion for Flippers and its core values. Franchisees must also have a customer oriented attitude, a strong desire to succeed and grow, a great business sense and comprehension of the Flippers model. In addition you must have the ability to run all aspects of a business including employment, daily operations, and the ability to adhere to the Flippers franchises structure and standards.
What do I get for my Franchise Fees?
With over 75 years of combined management experience and 27 years of operating pizzerias, we have created a system to enhance the success of our franchisees, starting with stores branded and designed by a nationally recognized firm, then providing you with support by our experienced team throughout the construction and opening process. We also provide extensive initial restaurant training and ongoing support.
What support will I get from the Flippers team?
We provide you and a person of your choice with 120 hours of training at one of our Orlando, Florida pizzerias. We also provide grand opening support, including assisting you in readying your store, providing on-site training. We then follow through with unparalleled on-going support throughout the terms of your agreement. Your success is our success!
What is the next step?
Fill out the Confidential Application Form. Once we receive the application and evaluate it, we will then send you a Uniform franchise Disclosure Document (UFDD) and schedule you to attend a Discovery Day at one of Orlando, Florida restaurants. You will then have an opportunity meet the owners, ask questions and view the restaurant.