• Q. What is the next step in owning a Surf City Squeeze®?

    A. . Simply complete and submit an inquiry form and a development team representative will be in contact with you soon.

  • Q. Will you help me secure financing?

    A. Though we do not offer financing, we have a broad list of recommended lenders we can share with candidates.

  • Q. How do I find premier locations?

    A. With help from a member of our real estate team, an authorized broker or your designated regional representative, we provide assistance in finding and selecting a great location for your store.

  • Q. Is there a continuing royalty fee?

    A. The continuing royalty fee is 6%** of gross sales, excluding sales tax. **300/weekly minimum may apply to traditional locations.

  • Q. Is there an advertising fee?

    A. The advertising fee is 1% of gross sales. Fees go to National Marketing and Brand Building. Your Surf City Squeeze representative will be able to provide additional information.

  • Q. Do I receive training?

    A: Yes.

  • Q. What type of support will I receive?

    A. A Vice President of Operations is at the heart of each brand and they are equipped with a passionate team of sales, marketing and operations talent to support the brand and its franchisees. You will also have a designated regional representative available to support you and answer questions along the way. They will be your day-to-day contact throughout the process of opening your store, and they will continue to support you as you grow your business. This representative is located in your region so they know you, your store and your business opportunities.

  • Q. Can I open more than one store/brand?

    A. Yes. We encourage qualified franchisees to open multiple locations and explore unique co-branding opportunities with other Kahala brands where opportunities are available.

  • Q. How much money can I earn each year?

    A. We do not make any representations about a franchisee’s future financial performance or the past financial performance of company-owned or franchised Surf City Squeeze outlets. We also do not authorize our employees or representatives to make any such representations either orally or in writing. However, we agree it is a critical question for you to have answered. We invite you to speak with our current franchisees to learn about their sales and profit numbers.

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