Costs & Criteria

We are looking for regional developers and single-unit operators to help us share the Rolling Cow experience with everyone! Below are common questions:


Q: What are your net worth requirements?

A: We require franchisee candidates to have a $400,000 minimum net worth and $150,000 of liquid capital.


What is the initial cost of opening Rolling Cow?
A: Basic Costs:

Franchise Fee – $25,000 upon joining our franchise

Build-Up Cost – $70,000 – $250,000 (estimated; dependent on kiosk or storefront, site size, location, and condition)

Royalty Fee – 5% gross sales monthly


Q: Will you find the real estate for us? 

A: We can provide recommendations and guidance through the process, however, the franchisee takes main responsibility to source real estate. 


Q: What is the recommended location size?
A: 150-250 square feet for kiosk locations; 500-1,000 square feet for storefront locations. 


Q: How much income will the store(s) generate?
A: In accordance with franchise law, we are unable to disclose this information or give any kind of assumption or prediction on potential income. Once you submit an application we often provide our Franchise Disclosure Document that includes company and franchise store performance information so you can make an educated decision before franchising with Rolling Cow.


Q: Do we have to buy all supplies from you?
A: Franchisees will purchase supplies from a combination of the franchisor, approved vendors, and local vendors in their local market.


Q: How long will it take to open a store?
A: From application submission to opening will take anywhere from three to six months. This is an estimate and can vary depending on how promptly you procure a location, obtain permits, expedite construction, and finish inspections.


Q: Do you provide training?
A: Yes, we provide initial training, store opening training, continual training, and support as needed.