GET TO KNOW THE DOUGH

Want to know what an initial investment in your Three Dog Bakery future looks like? In total, we estimate that investment to be between $212,500 and $379,500. We’ve broken this down below so you can get a quick snapshot.

Initial Franchise Fee

Amount: $30,000
Method of Payment: Lump Sum
When Due: Upon execution of Franchise Agreement
To Whom Payment is Made: Three Dog Bakery
Amount: $0 to $7,000
Method of Payment: Lump Sum
When Due: Typically, on signing lease
To Whom Payment is Made: Landlord
Amount: $30,000 to $108,000
Method of Payment: As Agreed
When Due: Before opening
To Whom Payment is Made: Various contractors and suppliers
Amount: $2,000 to $4,000
Method of Payment: Lump Sum
When Due: Before utilities activated
To Whom Payment is Made: Utility companies, suppliers, and vendors
Amount: $60,000 to $68,000
Method of Payment: As agreed
When Due: Before opening
To Whom Payment is Made: Approved suppliers and vendors
Amount: $30,000 to $41,000
Method of Payment: As agreed
When Due: Typically no later than 30 days after delivery
To Whom Payment is Made: Approved suppliers and vendors, including Three Dog and its affiliates.
Amount: $1,000 to $5,000
Method of Payment: Lump Sum
When Due: Typically no later than 30 days after delivery
To Whom Payment is Made: Insurance Company(ies)
Amount: $3,000 to $7,000
Method of Payment: As agreed
When Due: As incurred
To Whom Payment is Made: Approved suppliers and vendors
Amount: $1,000 to $3,000
Method of Payment: As incurred
When Due: Before and during training
To Whom Payment is Made: Airlines, hotels, restaurants, car rental companies
Amount: $50,000 to $100,000
Method of Payment: As incurred
When Due: As incurred
To Whom Payment is Made: Employees and suppliers
Amount: $2,500 to $4,000
Method of Payment: As incurred
When Due: As incurred
To Whom Payment is Made: Approved suppliers and vendors
Amount: $3,000 to $6,000
Method of Payment: As incurred
When Due: As incurred
To Whom Payment is Made: Approved suppliers, governmental agencies, and professional advisors