Victoria’s Secret is not available for franchise purchase, so there is no associated franchise cost. The chain is owned by L Brands, a publicly traded company with over $10.8 billion in annual sales.Know More
Victoria’s Secret operates over 1,000 stores. It is the largest lingerie retailer in the United States. The first store opened in Palo Alto, Calif., in 1977. The Limited purchased Victoria’s Secret in 1982 and expanded the chain to mall stores.
Outside of the United States and Canada, Victoria’s Secret collaborates with partners to deliver its products to international customers. The company does not accept any international partners or franchising offers.Learn More
Forming a franchise involves developing a business system, creating an operations manual, drafting a franchise agreement and making a marketing plan. The goals are to make the new location independent and to train the franchisee to run it on his own. Creating a franchise takes time, money and legal support.Full Answer >
There are no Panda Express franchise operations. As of 2014, The Panda Restaurant Group operates all of its 1,678 restaurants throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.Full Answer >
Starbucks Corporation does not offer new franchise opportunities for its stores. However, it provides franchises for Seattle’s Best Coffee, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Starbucks.Full Answer >
According to Forbes, McDonald's 12,600 franchises earned on average $2.6 million in 2013; this was slightly higher than the 2012 level of $2.5 million. McDonald's franchises are second in earnings to Chick-fil-A, whose franchises average around $3.1 million annually.Full Answer >