Franchise Investment Requirements

To Bake or Not to Bake

Picture of a display case full of bundt cakes, bundtlets and bundtinis

The total initial investment necessary to acquire one's dream to operate a Nothing Bundt Cakes franchise ranges from a cost of $400,037 to $566,837. This includes:

  • Initial franchise fee of $35,000
  • Grand Opening allocation $5,000 – $7,000
  • Build out
  • Signage
  • Equipment
  • Initial inventory
  • Working capital
  • We collect a 5% royalty and 4% for marketing on a weekly basis.
  • The range varies depending on construction cost and level of working capital injected.

Franchise candidates and their partners/investors must have a combined liquid capital of at least $150K and a combined net worth of at least $600K to qualify financially.

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We offer our franchisees a protected territory for their Nothing Bundt Cakes franchise. Our protected territory is built around your location based upon our target customer demographics. The territory’s size and shape depend on the nature of the geographic area. Boundaries are defined by zip code, county and city lines, streets and highways, trade areas, and natural barriers.