• Snap-on Tools Company, LLC
  • SNA
2801 80th St.
Kenosha, WI 53143
  • (877) 476-2766 / (262) 656-5200
  • (262) 656-5635 (Fax)

The premier solutions provider to the vehicle service industry. Premium quality products, delivered and sold with premium service. We are proud of our heritage and are boldly addressing the future needs of our customers with improved efficiency, creating products and services from hand tools to data and management systems. Contact us today for discussion.

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 1920

Franchising Since: 1990

Operating Units

Franchised Units 3,340 96.6%
Company-Owned Units 117 3.4%
Total Operating Units 3,457 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 3,457 72.1% In 50 States
Canada 361 7.5% In 10 Provinces
International 976 20.4% In 6 Foreign Countries
Total 4,794 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

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

North American Unit Density

Density Units
California 353
Texas 245
New York 189

Registered in the following Registration States

California, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member Yes
CFA Member Yes
Franchisee Association? Yes, is a member
Size of Corporate Staff 0
Site Selection
Lease Negotiation Assistance N/A
Financial Assistance Yes, Direct

Marketing Support

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

Ongoing Support

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


National Training Facility 6 Days
On-the-Job Minimum of 3 Weeks
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Financial Requirements


Minimum Net Worth $30K
Cash Investment $30.2-80.3K
Total Investment $169.5-350.2K
Average Total Investment $260K


Initial Franchise Fee $7.5-15K
Average Franchise Fee $11K
On-Going Royalty $110/Mo.
Average Royalty N/A
Advertising Fee 0%

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees 1
Average Number of Part-Time Employees 0
Space Needs (in square feet) None
Preferred Site Types N/A
Encourages Conversions Yes
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? Yes
Listed in the SBA Registry? Yes
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Franchisee Qualifications

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

Term of Initial Contract 10
Term of Renewal Period 5
Passive Ownership? Allowed
Area Development
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? Yes
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months 378
USA Yes, All United States
Canada Yes, All Canada
Overseas Yes, Australia, Benelux, Germany, Japan, New Zealand, S. Africa, UK
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