Culver’s FDD – Franchise Information, Costs and Fees

Type of Business
If you sign a franchise agreement, you will operate a Culver’s® Restaurant offering burgers, sandwiches, salads, dinners, frozen custard desserts, beverages and other menu items in a quick-service setting. Certain existing Culver’s® franchisees meeting our criteria also may enter into a multiple unit development agreement with us to develop multiple Culver’s® Restaurants.

Corporate Information
Culver Franchising System, LLC was originally incorporated in the State of Wisconsin on July 24, 1987 under the name Culver Franchising System, Inc. In October 2017, they converted from a Wisconsin corporation to a Wisconsin limited liability company, and changed their name to Culver Franchising System, LLC. Their parent company is Culver Franchising System Deluxe, LLC, whose parent company is Culver Franchising System Holdco, LLC, whose parent company is Culver Franchising Holdings, LLC, whose parent company is Culver Holdings, Inc. Their principal place of business and their parent companies’ principal places of business are 1240 Water Street, Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin 53578. They have offered since 1990.

The total investment necessary to begin operation of a Culver’s® Restaurant is from $2,811,500 to $6,867,000. This includes a $30,000 to $55,000 initial franchise fee that must be paid to the franchisor. If you sign a multiple unit development agreement, you must pay the franchisor a development fee of $50,000 for each Restaurant you agree to develop under your Development Schedule.

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