McDonald's Franchise Analysis (Updated 2019)

Franchisor Name

McDonald's

Year Founded

2004

Minimum Liquid Cash Required

$500,000

Renewal Term

Unknown

Minimum Investment

$1,003,000

Initial Term

20

CEO

Steve Easterbrook

Parent Company

McDonald's USA, LLC

Number of Franchise Units

Unknown

Minimum Initial Franchise Fee Payable

$45,000

Royalty Fees (typically as % of revenue)

Maximum Investment

$2,228,000

Industry

Hamburgers/Traditional

Number of Franchisor Lawsuits

0

Number of Director Bankruptcies

0

Maximum Initial Franchise Fee Payable

$45,000

Advertising Fees (typically as % of revenue)

Minimum Net Worth Required

Unknown

Distribution of McDonald's Franchisees

McDonald's Franchise System Development in 2017