Checkers / Rally’s FDD Summary
Type of Business
The franchise offered is to operate a Checkers Restaurant or Rally’s Restaurant featuring a limited menu of hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs and other menu items.
Checkers Drive-In Restaurants, Inc. is a Delaware corporation incorporated in September 1991. They conduct business under their corporate name and the names “Checkers” and “Rally’s.” Their principal business address is 4300 West Cypress Street, Suite 600, Tampa, Florida 33607.
The total investment necessary to begin operation of a Checkers Restaurant or Rally’s Restaurant (excluding real estate and related costs) is: $637,392 to $1,286,743 for a single drive-thru freestanding restaurant; $172,400 to $1,068,060 for a conversion of a free-standing restaurant; $155,400 to $770,000 for an end-cap strip-center restaurant; $351,900 to $580,650 for an in-line restaurant in a high density market, and $100,200 to $687,808 for reopening of an existing Checkers Restaurant or Rally’s Restaurant that ceased operations. This includes $10,000 to $50,000 that must be paid to the franchisor or an affiliate, plus $10,000 for each additional restaurant that you agree to develop under a development agreement with us.