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Top 250 Franchise by Entrepreneur – Rank no. 191 – College Hunks Hauling Junk/College Hunks Moving – US

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Products & Services: Junk removal, moving & labor services

Number of Locations: 142

Total Investment: $101.4K – 207.94K

Founded: 2003

Began Franchising: 2007
About College Hunks Hauling Junk/College Hunks Moving

College Hunks Hauling Junk got its start in the summer of 2003 when a group of college buddies borrowed an old cargo van and began offering customers help with sorting, moving, recycling and disposing of unwanted items. The next year, Omar Soliman submitted his busines plan for College Hunks Hauling Junk to the University of Miami’s Leigh Rothschild Entrepreneurship Competition and won first place. After graduating, he and co-founder Nick Friedman continued to grow the junk removal business, and in 2007 they started franchising.

Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing
Total Investment: $101,400 – $207,950
Franchise Fee: $40,000 – $50,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 7%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 5 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $100,000
Liquid Cash Available: $100,000

Operations
100% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 4 – 6. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed..

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 7-10 days. At franchisee’s location: 3 days.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives, Lease Negotiation
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising,

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #191 (2013), #351 (2012), #399 (2009),
Fastest-Growing: #60 (2013), #73 (2012),
Top New: #31 (2012), #30 (2009),
College Hunks Hauling Junk and College Hunks Moving is a U.S. based junk removal and moving company with headquarters in Tampa, Florida. The company provides junk removal, local and long distance full service moving and office relocation services including in home donation pickup services for non-profit partner organizations. The company became operational in 2005 and began franchising in 2007  and was acquired by 1-800-Junk-USA in 2011.The company’s services are available to both commercial and residential clients, with over 65% of the “junk" collected being donated to charities such as Goodwill Industries, recycled, reused or incinerated as fuel through the Covanta Energy Corporation. As of September 2013, College Hunks Hauling Junk and College Hunks Moving had three company-owned locations and 47 franchised locations in the United States.HistoryCollege Hunks Hauling Junk began operations in 2004 after founder Omar Soliman won $10,000 in the annual Leigh Rothschild Business Plan Contest. Upon graduating from the University of Miami, Soliman and partner Nick Friedman moved to Washington D.C. and expanded the company into a full-scale operation. In its first two years, the company hauled away more than 4000 tons of junk, and as of 2010 was hauling away an average of 10,000 tons each year.

In 2008, the company moved its headquarters to Tampa, Florida and began franchising. The organization grew steadily and appeared on the Inc magazine’s 500 Fastest Growing Companies list in 2009. College Hunks Hauling Junk was ranked #30 on Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top 50 New Franchise Rankings in 2009.

 Even More Stress-Free Service Options
At College Hunks Hauling Junk and College Hunks Moving, we have all the services to make your experience with us, and your clients’ experience with us, both 100% Stress Free from start to finish, no matter what your situation calls for.Below is the list of services that we can provide in combination with our normal local moving, junk removal and donation pickup services:
More Services For Your Home
Long Distance Moving
Between New York and New Jersey
Between New York and Washington, D.C.
Hourly Labor Assistance
Light Demolition
Home Staging
Storage Solutions
Junk Car Removal
For Your Office
Hourly Labor
Storage Solutions
Light Demolition
Professional Service Providers
Trash Butler / Apartment Valet
Real Estate Services
Property Manager Services
Professional Organizer Services

What makes College Hunks Moving® better than other local movers?

Our friendly, uniformed and professionally certified local home movers and office movers will pack, load, transport, unload, unpack and arrange your belongings with care and attention. We’ll go above and beyond to make sure your move goes smoothly. Your belongings are a part of your life’s story and deserve to be moved with the respect only College Hunks can provide.

We focus the people, businesses and communities we have to honor to serve, above and beyond the stress-free local moving experience we provide. Many local movers can move your belongings, but only College Hunks Moving® can free you from your stress at the same time.

Benefits Of Our Stress-Free Local Home & Office Moving Service

  • NO PRESSURE: We offer a no-obligation FREE LOCAL MOVING QUOTE for your upcoming home or office move.

  • PEACE OF MIND: You’ll be able to breathe easy knowing that every College Hunks Moving® team member is professionally trained and certified, in addition to being fully licensed, bonded and insured.

  • LAST MINUTE MIRACLES: Even when you need help quickly, our Priority Same Day Service and Next Day service options mean that we can take care of what you need, even at the last minute in most cases.

  • ECO-FRIENDLY:  Take pride in knowing you’re doing your part to help the Earth. College Hunks Hauling Junk recycles or donates over 70% of everything we haul, distinguishing us as the industry’s true leader in eco-friendly disposal.

  • RELAX & SMILE: You’ll be all smiles because College Hunks Moving® is sure to deliver the most courteous, efficient, friendly and stress-free service you’ve ever experienced!

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Source: College Hunks Hauling Junk/College Hunks Moving official website