General FAQ's

Do I need previous retail or franchising experience to become a Cellairis® franchisee?

No, you do not.  One of the advantages of a Cellairis® franchise is that we are a relatively simple retail operation.  We will provide you with all the training necessary at our corporate facilities to start your new business venture.

What are the minimum financial requirements to open a Cellairis® location?

We do offer a few different store models so it varies. The minimum requirement for a kiosk franchise is $50,000 in liquid assets and/or the ability to obtain financing for at least $80,000.

Is Cellairis® offering single and multi-unit franchise opportunities?

Yes, we are offering both. The financial requirements will be greater for a multi-unit or Area Development agreement.

What is the initial franchise fee and what are the royalty fees?

The initial franchise fee is $20,000 for a kiosk and $25,000 for an inline or a full-store experience. The initial royalty fee for a kiosk and inline is only $800/month or 3% of gross sales (whichever is greater). The royalty fee for a Full Store Experience is 4% of gross sales.

Are there any marketing or advertising fees?

Not at this time. We do reserve the right to collect up to 3% of gross sales, or 5% for interactive kiosk/RMU, if and when we establish an advertising fund upon written notice to you.

Will Cellairis® help me find a location?

Yes, although we are not obligated to do so. Locations may be suggested and must be accepted by us. We also may enlist the services of a real estate broker in your region.

What type of initial training and support will I receive as a new Cellairis® franchisee?

You will receive approximately 14 days of training for kiosks and up to 21 days for a full-store experience. This will typically occur at our headquarters in Alpharetta, Ga and nearby training store sites.

Does Cellairis® offer financing for franchisees?

No, we do not provide financing but we do have great relationships with a few third party companies that will assist you in obtaining the required capital.

How soon can I expect my Cellairis® location to open?

Your first location will generally open within 2 to 5 months of signing the Franchise Agreement. This time frame will be contingent upon many factors.

What are the different types of business models you offer and the start-up costs for each?

Cart/RMU, interactive kiosk, inline and full-store experience. The initial investment range is from a low of $36,810 for a cart/RMU to the highest possible of $373,575 for a full-store or inline. Refer to the respective Franchise Disclosure Document for specific details.

Will I have a protected territory?

Yes, for a full-store experience franchise. This will be outlined in your Franchise Agreement when a site is secured.

Will I receive guidance on purchasing fixtures, product, and supplies?

Yes, you will have an assigned corporate representative that will guide you through every step of the development process. Cellairis® provides a virtual turnkey system to keep the process uncomplicated.

Will I receive assistance in planning a Cellairis® grand opening?

Yes, our marketing, PR, and operations teams will be supporting you every step of the way.

How much profit can I expect from a Cellairis® franchise?

We encourage prospective franchisees to conduct significant due diligence prior to committing to any new franchise venture. The amount of profit or loss is dependent on a number of factors including the ability of the franchisee to manage the business, drive sales volume and control operating costs. Existing Cellairis® franchisees are an excellent source for answering questions. Names and phone numbers of existing franchisees are available upon request.