Is there an advertising and marketing fund?
Yes. All Franchisees are required to contribute to a marketing fund. The marketing fund is a 3.5% of store turnover paid fortnightly, to assist with building the Crust Gourmet Pizza Bar brand awareness on a national and store level.
Does Crust provide financing?
No, we do not offer direct or indirect financing, nor do we guarantee your loans, leases, or other obligations. Obtaining financing for your Crust Gourmet Pizza Bar is one of the steps that you will need to complete on your own. However, we have a 50% accreditation with four major banks – Commonwealth, ANZ NAB and Westpac. Successful applicants have this option.
What is the investment required for a Crust franchise?
The total investment to develop a Crust Gourmet Pizza Bar will range from $385K-$415K, this is inclusive of a $45,000 franchise fee. The initial franchise fee is due upon signing the franchise agreement. Depending on the size of the premises the total investment cost includes all fixtures, equipment, inventory & operating systems. An ongoing royalty fee 7.5% of gross turnover is payable monthly.