After establishing itself as a trustworthy brand when it comes to washing clothes, Tide is taking over the dry cleaning market, as well. Customers can expect that every item of clothing they bring in to Tide Dry Cleaners will be returned with the original color maintained, all stains removed, and a clean scent. Tide Dry Cleaners also goes above and beyond by replacing missing or broken buttons as a bonus service for free. Most Tide Dry Cleaners provide extra amenities like an on-staff tailor, same day service, a drive-thru, and a 24-hour drop box and even pick-up locker for customers who are too busy to retrieve their clothes during normal business hours.
Full Franchise Information
Tide Dry Cleaners is a privately held dry cleaning franchise. The company is currently looking for franchisees who are motivated and business savvy and willing to undergo Tide’s training to run a mutually successful franchise location.
Tide Dry Cleaners Franchise Opportunities - History
Tide experimented with the dry cleaning industry by setting up three locations in Kansas City in 2008. The test run was successful, and Tide Dry Cleaners has now grown to be a franchise in many states.
Tide Dry Cleaners Franchise Cost / Initial Investment / Tide Dry Cleaners Franchise Income
Tide Dry Cleaners has a franchise fee of $50,000. The total investment spans from $702,000 to $1,483,500. 7% of net sales go to the royalty and an additional 5% are allocated to marketing. Potential franchisees must have a net worth of at least one million dollars, with a quarter of that amount in liquid capital.
Tide Dry Cleaners Business Opportunities: Other Information
Tide Dry Cleaners utilizes the GreenEarth Cleaning method to keep its business eco-friendly.
Some of the special services that Tide Dry Cleaners offers are “Back-to-Black” which helps makes black clothes look their original dark color before they faded, “Tide Restore for Whites” which brings white articles of clothing back to their original brightness, and “Tide Restore for Colors” which makes colors pop again on textured garments.