Estimated Initial Investment

Type of Expenditure Amount Method of Payment When Due To Whom Payment is to be Made
Initial Franchise Fee $5,000 – $32,000 Lump Sum On signing Franchise Agreement Us
Net Rent $7,500 – $36,000 Check or Automated Payment Typically Monthly Us or landlord /property owner directly
Equipment, Furniture, Furnishings, Fixtures $187,000 – $300,000 Varies Before opening Vendors
Small-wares $4,400 – $6,500 Check or Credit Card Before opening Approved distributor/ vendor
Opening inventory $5,000 – $8,000 Lump Sum Before opening Approved distributor & local vendors
Training $3,500 Lump Sum Before opening Us; travel and lodging providers
Insurance $4,000 – $10,000 Check or credit card Before opening Insurance company
Uniforms $1,500 Lump Sum Before opening Uniform suppliers
Security Deposits $3,500 – $13,000 Lump Sum (see FDD) Us or Landlord; Utilities
Real Estate Improvements $250,000 – $900,000 (see FDD) (see FDD) (see FDD) (see FDD)
CPA/Lawyer $1,500 – $5,000 Varies Before opening CPA/Lawyer
Additional Funds – Three months $10,000 – $20,000 Varies Varies Miscellaneous suppliers/ trade persons & others for incidental and other costs
Additional investment for purchase of operating restaurant (Note 10) Varies Before opening Us
$482,900 – $1,340,500 $482,900 – $1,340,500      

Please note this is an estimated range of investment only, and final costs can and will vary. You actual costs may be higher or lower depending on many factors. Please read the GGI Franchise Disclosure Document, and consult with your own legal review assistance for more information.