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What Are the Startup Costs and Fees?

Outline of Dessange luxury hair salon and spa franchise investment

We are looking for pioneering entrepreneurs to expand the Dessange luxury salon and spa brand in upscale metropolitan areas throughout the United States. An ideal Dessange owner has more than business savvy; he or she has a true passion for the luxury beauty industry. It is the exact industry in which they want to carve out their career and shine. The Dessange owner is eager to represent our best-in-class luxury brand, and they feel a great sense of pride and responsibility toward doing so. Dessange is designed for the hands-on owner who cares about every detail of a salon.

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The Initial Franchise Fee for a single Dessange Salon is $55,000. If you operate one Dessange Salon at the time you enter into a Franchise, the Initial Franchise Fee will be $40,000. If you operate two or more Dessange Salons at the time you enter into a Franchise Agreement, the Initial Franchise Fee will be $25,000. The total initial investment for a single Salon ranges from $593,450 – $840,350. The total initial investment for a single Salon+Spa ranges from $815,700 – $1,094,600. The initial investment includes $108,460 to $172,650 payable to us or to our affiliates for a Salon or for a Salon+Spa (including the Initial Franchise Fee and Training Fees).

To understand more about startup costs, please take a look at Item 7 in our Franchise Disclosure Document.

SALON WITHOUT SPA

Type of ExpenditureAmount (Low-High)Method Of PaymentWhen DueTo Whom Payment Is To Be Made
TOTAL$593,450- $840,350
Salon Tools and Supplies$25,000- $55,000As IncurredBefore you open your Dessange SalonUS or Other Suppliers
Training Fee$0 to $1,650Lump SumBefore Training beginsUS
Travel and Living Expenses For You and Your Employees During Training$1,500- $3,000As IncurredDuring TrainingAirlines, Hotels & Restaurants
Leasehold Improvements/General Construction (including architectural fees)$199,000- $250,000As IncurredBefore you open your Dessange SalonLandlord, Suppliers & Contractors
Rent$47,250- $93,750Lump SumBefore you open your Dessange SalonLandlord & Suppliers
Utility Deposits$1,000- $2,000As IncurredBefore you open your Dessange SalonUtility Companies
Initial Salon Product Inventory$11,500- $23,000As IncurredBefore you open your Dessange SalonUS or Other Suppliers
Shampoo Stations, Bowls and Chairs$60,000- $80,000Lump SumBefore you open your Dessange SalonUS or Other Suppliers
Other Furniture Fixtures, and Equipment$90,000- $120,000Lump SumBefore you open your Dessange SalonUS or Other Suppliers
Salon Tools and Supplies$20,700- $28,750As IncurredBefore you open your Dessange SalonUS or Other Suppliers
Signage$10,000- $20,000Lump SumBefore you open your Dessange SalonSuppliers
Advertising (first 90 days)$25,000- $35,000As IncurredAs ArrangedSuppliers
Insurance$2,500- $3,200Non-refundable as requiredAs IncurredInsurance Company
Additional Funds - 3 Months$100,000- $125,000As IncurredAs ArrangedEmployees, Suppliers & Utilities

SALON WITH SPA

Type of ExpenditureAmount (Low-High)Method Of PaymentWhen DueTo Whom Payment Is To Be Made
TOTAL$815,700- $1,094,600
Initial Franchise Fee$25,000- $55,000Lump SumWhen you sign the Franchise AgreementUS
Training Fee$0 to $1,650Lump SumBefore Training beginsUS
Travel and Living Expenses For You and Your Employees During Training$1,500- $3,000As IncurredDuring TrainingAirlines, Hotels & Restaurants
Leasehold Improvements/General Construction (including architectural fees)$293,000- $347,000As IncurredBefore you open your Dessange SalonLandlord, Suppliers & Contractors
Rent$63,000- $120,000Lump SumBefore you open your Dessange SalonLandlord & Suppliers
Utility Deposits$1,000- $2,000As IncurredBefore you open your Dessange SalonUtility Companies
Initial Salon Product Inventory$11,500- $23,000As IncurredBefore you open your Dessange SalonUS or Other Suppliers
Shampoo Stations, Bowls and Chairs$60,000- $80,000Lump SumBefore you open your Dessange SalonUS or Other Suppliers
Other Furniture Fixtures, and Equipment$120,000- $130,000Lump SumBefore you open your Dessange SalonUS or Other Suppliers
Salon Tools and Supplies$20,700- $28,750As IncurredBefore you open your Dessange SalonUS or Other Suppliers
Signage$10,000- $20,000Lump SumBefore you open your Dessange SalonSuppliers
Advertising (first 90 days)$25,000- $35,000As IncurredAs ArrangedSuppliers
Insurance$2,500- $3,200Non-refundable as requiredAs IncurredInsurance Company
Additional Funds - 3 Months$125,000- $175,000As IncurredAs ArrangedEmployees, Suppliers & Utilities
SPA Furniture Package$30,000- $35,000As IncurredAs ArrangedSuppliers
Spa Tools & Supplies$10,000- $15,000As IncurredAs ArrangedSuppliers
Initial Spa Product Inventory$7,500- $9,000As IncurredAs ArrangedSuppliers
Other Spa Furniture & Equipment$10,000- $12,000As IncurredAs ArrangedSuppliers

Estimates are provided in greater detail in our Franchise Disclosure Document, which is provided to franchise candidates who are in touch with us and evaluating the franchise. To start the process, fill out the Request for Consideration form, which you will receive after you download our free franchise report. We look forward to answering your questions!

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