Top 250 Franchise by Entrepreneur – Rank no. 170 – Pet Supplies Plus – US
Number of Locations: 278
Total Investment: $623.29K – 1.39M
Began Franchising: 1990
About Pet Supplies Plus
Jack Berry and Harry Shallop opened their first supermarket-style pet food and supply store in Redford, Michigan, in the late 1980’s, and by 1990, they were franchising Pet Supplies Plus. In addition to food and supply sales, the stores offer services such as grooming, self-serve pet washes and adoptions events.
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following states:
Midwest, Northeast, South, Southeast, Southwest.
Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing
Total Investment: $623,300 – $1,401,000
Franchise Fee: $40,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: $3K+/mo.
Term of Franchise Agreement: Term of agreement not renewable
Net Worth: $1,000,000
Liquid Cash Available: $500,000
Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 18 – 20. Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (50% of current franchisees are owner/operators).
How This Franchise Supports Franchisees
Training: Available at headquarters: 4 weeks.
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks,
Franchise Ranking History
Franchise 500®: #170 (2013), #308 (2010),
Our corporate headquarters and store support center are located in Livonia, MI, just about 15 miles outside of Detroit. Here, we lay the foundation of Pet Supplies Plus®, offering exciting corporate and administrative positions for a variety of experience levels.
Our distribution center in Seymour, IN offers positions involving the logistics, handling and distribution of all our pet-friendly merchandise within our store supply chain.
As we continue to expand with over 250 neighborhood locations across the United States, we are always seeking positive, motivated and pet-loving team members for management, pet grooming and store associate positions.
Pet Supplies Plus® Corporate
17197 N. Laurel Park Drive,
Livonia, MI 48152
Source: Pet Supplies Plus official website