So you want to own a Potbelly?
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Investment Example (Non Drive-Thru Shop)
|Type of expenditure||Amount||To whom payment is to be made|
|Total Estimated Initial Investment (excluding real estate lease / acquisition costs)||$564,050 - $782,700|
|Initial Franchise Fee||$40,000||Potbelly Franchising, LLC|
|Real Estate / Rent||Determined by your lease||Landlord|
|Security Deposit||Determined by your lease||Landlord|
|Construction / Leasehold Improvements||$240,000 - $350,000||Outside Suppliers|
|Architect Fee (for your architect)||$22,000 - $28,000||Architect|
|Furniture Fixtures and Signage||$65,000 - $95,000||Outside Suppliers and Potbelly Sandwich Works, LLC|
|Equipment (including smallwares)||$96,000 - $114,000||Outside Suppliers and Potbelly Sandwich Works, LLC|
|Point-of-Sale and Computer Systems||$25,000 - $28,000||Outside Suppliers|
|Opening Inventory||$11,000 - $16,000||Designated and Approved Suppliers|
|Market Introduction Program||$1,000 - $7,000||Marketing Sources (possibly us if you do not conduct program as required)|
|Insurance (12 months)||$10,000 - $15,000||Insurance Company|
|Training Expenses||$40,000 - $45,000||Third Parties|
|Professional Fees||$2,000 - $5,000||Professional Advisors|
|Business Licenses and Permits||$250 - $1,700||Government Agencies|
|Office Equipment and Supplies||$800 - $3,000||Third Parties|
|Additional Funds - 3 months||$25,000 - $35,000||Employees and Suppliers|
Our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) is available to qualified prospects only by email link to our secure website when we have provided a password. The FDD will be made available to you by PDF. You will need an active e-mail account and a computer equipped with e-mail software (e.g. Outlook), an internet browser, Adobe Acrobat software (downloadable for free at www.adobe.com) and a printer in order to view and print the FDD.