MAACO represents a great business opportunity in an area where there is no national competition. MAACO is the leading auto painting and collision repair franchised chain in the aftermarket industry. We hold a 47% of the lion's share of the $1 billion auto painting market and have serviced more than 16 million vehicles since inception in 1972.

Our chain represents approximately 500 privately operated centers located throughout the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. Our operating system has led franchise owners to success for more than a quarter of a century. Previous automobile experience is NOT necessary.


Year Established: 1972
Year First Franchised: 1972
Franchised Units: 100+
Actual number of units: 458
Company Owned Units: 1
Projected New Units (12 months): 35

States referrals are accepted in:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Avail. in Canada: Masters/Area Developer: No


Financial / Terms

Cash Investment: $90,000
Minimum Investment: $296,500
Minimum Net Worth: $250,000
Franchise Fee: $30,000


  • Vet Fran

Royalty: 8%
Ad: 850 per week
Average # of Employees: 8
Passive Ownership Allowed: No
Earnings Claims: Yes


Minimum Net Worth: $250K ($75K Liquidity)
Earnings Claim / Item 19: Yes, revenue, expense line, and net profit performance figures in FDD
Vet Fran Discount = 25% off franchise fee

Franchise Sales

Single Unit: Yes
Multiple Units: No
Area/Master Developer: No
Resales: No


International Expansion

International Expansion Opportunities: No
Developing outside of the U.S.: Puerto Rico
Single Unit Availability Outside U.S.: Yes
Multiple Unit Availability Outside U.S.: No
Area Development or Master Avail.: Yes
Cash Investment: Inquire with Corporate
Total Investment: Inquire with Corporate


Support & Training Provided

Financial Assistance Provided:Yes
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Co-operative Advertising: Yes


4 weeks at Corporate Offices AND 3 weeks on the Job Training PLUS 6-12 weeks of New Center Development Oversight


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Freddy O'Pry

Franchise Development