Kolache Factory

  • Kolache Factory, Inc.
15730 Park Row, # 150
Houston, TX 77084
  • (281) 829-6188
  • (281) 829-6813 (Fax)

KOLACHE FACTORY is a quick-service bakery that specializes in making kolaches. Kolaches are ideal for breakfast, lunch or as a snack, with over 25 different varieties to choose from, ranging from sausage to egg to fruit. Our delicious and satisfying meals are sure to please even the pickiest of eaters. Our kolaches have grown in popularity over the last 25 years and business continues to grow. We take great pride in offering the freshest ingredients and our dough is made fresh on-site daily at each one of our locations.

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 1982

Franchising Since: 2000

Operating Units

Franchised Units 21 50.0%
Company-Owned Units 21 50.0%
Total Operating Units 42 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 42 100.0% In 6 States
Canada 0 0.0% In 0 Provinces
International 0 0.0% In 0 Foreign Countries
Total 42 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

Multi-Unit Operators N/A
Franchises Owned by Multi-Unit Operators N/A

North American Unit Density

Density Units
Texas 37
Indiana 1
Missouri 1

Registered in the following Registration States

California, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Minnesota, New York, Virginia

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member No
CFA Member No
Franchisee Association? No
Size of Corporate Staff 9
Site Selection
Assistance
Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance Yes
Financial Assistance Yes, Indirect

Marketing Support

Co-Op Advertising Yes
National Advertising No
Regional Advertising No
Local Advertising No
Marketing Materials Ad Slicks, Brochures, Coupons/Rebates, Direct Mailers, Emails, Promotional Items
Additional Services: Grand Opening, Marketing Research, Newsletter

Ongoing Support

Central Data Processing Included
Central Purchasing N/A
Field Operation Evaluation Included
Field Training Included
Initial Store Opening Included
Inventory Control Included
Franchisee Newsletter N/A
Regional or National Meetings Yes, at additional cost
800 Telephone Hotline Included

Training

Houston, TX 4 Weeks
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Financial Requirements

Investment

Minimum Net Worth $500K
Cash Investment $30-50K
Total Investment $340-474K
Average Total Investment $400K

Fees

Initial Franchise Fee $35K
Average Franchise Fee $35K
On-Going Royalty 6%
Average Royalty 6%
Advertising Fee 3%

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees 5-7
Average Number of Part-Time Employees 1
Space Needs (in square feet) 1600-1800
Preferred Site Types N/A
Other Site Types Allowed End Caps
Encourages Conversions Yes
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? Yes
Listed in the SBA Registry? No
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Franchisee Qualifications

Financial Net Worth 5
General Business Experience 4
Specific Industry Experience 3
Formal Education 3
Psychological Profile 4
Personal Interviews 4
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Terms of Contract

Term of Initial Contract 10
Term of Renewal Period 5
Passive Ownership? Allowed
Area Development
Agreements?
Yes, for 0 years
Sub-Franchisor
Contracts?
No
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? Yes
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months 20
USA Yes, TX, IN, CO, MO, KS, CA, VA
Canada No
Overseas No
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