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Cost & Qualifications

We are interested in serious candidates who share our passion for excellence and have the know-how to grow a business. While multi-unit experience is preferred, it isn’t required. To get a better understanding of the investment requirements for a dry cleaning franchise, check out our detailed chart below.


$739,700 – $1,175,000

Initial Investment*



Franchise Fee

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Royalty Fee



Advertising Fee

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Single Unit*

$350K Liquid Capital
$700k Net Worth

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$600K+ Liquid Capital
$1.5M Net Worth


*For a full-service plant. Please refer to our Franchise Disclosure Document for full details.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Becoming a ZIPS Franchisee

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Send Us Your Info

Once you’ve confirmed you meet the financial requirements, simply fill out and submit this form for our review.

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We’ll Get In Touch

We’ll review your information and if you meet the qualifications, we’ll schedule a call to get to know each other better.

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Officially Apply

After our initial call, if we agree to move forward, we’ll send you our current Franchise Disclosure Document and you’ll fill out an in-depth franchisee application, providing financial statements, tax documents and other important details.

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Meet ZIPS Franchisees

We’ll introduce you to some of our franchisees; it’s your chance to get the inside scoop on what it’s like to own a ZIPS Cleaners. We’ll also send you our proforma model.

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Pack your bags! You’re going to our headquarters in Savage, Maryland, where the corporate team will give you a preview of what to expect as a franchisee.

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You’re One of Us

If we both agree on terms, it’s time to make things official by signing the ZIPS Franchise Agreement.

What Our Franchise Partners Say

I was a Burger King franchisee for about 30 years. I was selling this business and looking for another franchise opportunity. I chose ZIPS strictly because of the financial numbers.

-- Bashir Shams
Multi-Unit Franchisee

Our first location broke even within the second month. We’re really happy with the results we’re getting.

-- Beth Flynn
Multi-Unit Franchisee

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