From the ground up, Golden Corral is involved in each step of the startup process for its franchisees. With its attention to detail, support system and quality oversight, Golden Corral’s mission is to help create successful franchisees with high performing restaurants that are an ideal investment for private investors looking for an opportunity to expand and diversify.
With restaurants in 41 states, market saturation and visibility are high. There are more than 500 existing Golden Corral restaurants, and development opportunities are available in most states. For investors looking to expand and diversify their restaurant holdings, Golden Corral’s track record of success is impressive.
Golden Corral formula for success is well documented. They start with franchisees that meet all operational and financial requirements for a new store – three years of restaurant management experience and a collective $2.5 million net worth, with $500,000 in liquid assets. The qualification process eliminates franchisees that aren’t a fit with the Golden Corral formula for success, and identifies the most viable candidates to start a new restaurant.
With 75 percent of restaurants owned by franchisees, Golden Corral’s process has created a rock solid franchise system, where mutual success is the #1 goal.