The Learning Experience

  • Learning Experience Systems LLC, The
4855 Technology Wy., # 700
Boca Raton, FL 33431
USA
  • (888) 278-0820 / (561) 886-6400
  • (561) 886-6433 (Fax)

We build and deliver a complete turn-key, 10,000-15,000 square foot freestanding child development center. Low upfront cost, lowest royalty payment in the industry, with a proven franchisor that has over 25 years of direct industry experience. We want the best for your child, don't you?

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 1980

Franchising Since: 2003

Operating Units

Franchised Units 140 83.3%
Company-Owned Units 28 16.7%
Total Operating Units 168 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 168 100.0% In 18 States
Canada 0 0.0% In 0 Provinces
International 0 0.0% In 0 Foreign Countries
Total 168 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

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

North American Unit Density

Density Units
New Jersey 45
Florida 18
Texas 17

Registered in the following Registration States

California, Florida, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Virginia

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member Yes
CFA Member No
Franchisee Association? Yes, is a member
Size of Corporate Staff 60
Site Selection
Assistance
Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance Yes
Financial Assistance Yes, Direct

Marketing Support

Co-Op Advertising Yes
National Advertising No
Regional Advertising No
Local Advertising No

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 Included
Regional or National Meetings Included
800 Telephone Hotline Included

Training

Franchise Unit 3-4 Months
Operating Unit 4 Weeks
Parsippany, NJ 2 Weeks
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Financial Requirements

Investment

Minimum Net Worth $400K
Cash Investment $150K
Total Investment $495.3-3,585.5K
Average Total Investment $2.0MM

Fees

Initial Franchise Fee $60K
Average Franchise Fee N/A
On-Going Royalty 7%
Average Royalty N/A
Advertising Fee 1%

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees 10
Average Number of Part-Time Employees 12
Space Needs (in square feet) 10,000-15,000
Preferred Site Types Free Standing Building
Encourages Conversions Yes
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? No
Listed in the SBA Registry? No
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Franchisee Qualifications

Financial Net Worth 4
General Business Experience 5
Specific Industry Experience 2
Formal Education 3
Psychological Profile 4
Personal Interviews 4
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Terms of Contract

Term of Initial Contract 15
Term of Renewal Period 10
Passive Ownership? Allowed, but discouraged
Area Development
Agreements?
Yes, for 25 years
Sub-Franchisor
Contracts?
Yes
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? Yes
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months 125
USA Yes, All United States
Canada Yes, All Canada
Overseas Yes, All Countries
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