Weed Man USA


Description

Network of locally owned and operated lawn care professionals providing environmentally responsible fertilization, weed control and integrated pest management services. For the past 40 years, Weed Man’s promise has always been the same: We treat your lawn as if it were our own and provide you with honest and open communication.


Background


Year Established: 1970
Year First Franchised: 1976
Franchised Units: 100+
Actual number of units: 244
Company Owned Units: 1
Projected New Units (12 months): 24

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

Notes:

Franchised Units: 244
States/Countries Registered In: Canada, USA, Great Britain
Broker Referrals are only being accepted from the US.
Sold out in Canada

 

Financial / Terms

Cash Investment: $20,000
Minimum Investment: $43,700
Minimum Net Worth: $150,000
Franchise Fee: $20,000

Discounts:

  • Vet Fran

Royalty: Based on the Count of Trucks
Ad: Natl Ad Fund based on 20% of total royalty fees paid
Average # of Employees: 3
Passive Ownership Allowed: Yes
Earnings Claims: Yes

Notes:

Financial/Terms: (Single / Multiple Units – ONLY)

Franchise Fee: $20k for a Single / $33,750 for a Double Territory
Initial Investment: $43,700 -$58,450 / dependent upon single or double territory
Cash Requirements: $103,700-$118,450 ($50k from line of credit)
Royalty: (Fee is based on # of Trucks/Declining % as Franchises grows)
National Ad Fund:Based on 20% of total royalty fees paid
Average # of Employees: 3 Full Time, 9 Part Time


Franchise Sales

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

 

International Expansion

International Expansion Opportunities: No
Developing outside of the U.S.: N/A
Single Unit Availability Outside U.S.: No
Multiple Unit Availability Outside U.S.: No
Area Development or Master Avail.: No
Cash Investment: N/A
Total Investment: N/A

Notes:

No International Opportunities

 

Support & Training Provided

Financial Assistance Provided:Yes
Site Selection Assistance: No
Lease Negotiation Assistance: No
Co-operative Advertising: No

Notes:

All franchisees are given a 11 day initial training that covers marketing and sales, agronomic and technical, business and financial planning, proprietary computer software and office administration. Franchisees are mentored by sub franchisors that continue on site training and ongoing monitoring of franchise development. Franchisees continue on going training at summer meetings and annual company seminars.

Support:

Financial Assistance Provided: SBA Registry

 

Get Started!

Freddy O'Pry

Franchise Development

281-342-7474