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Waxxpot Group Franchise
Franchise overview of the Waxxpot franchise opportunity based on 14 internal and external factors.
Franchise at a Glance
Founder: Daniel Sadd, CEO
Year Founded: 2020
The Waxxpot® concept traces its roots to 2003, when founder, Daniel Sadd, created Salon Lofts, LLC to provide salon suite rental to independent beauty entrepreneurs so they could run their own beauty businesses in their own space. His vision led to uncompromising standards in training Waxxpot® Specialists with specialized industry knowledge to perform hair removal services to our standards
The Waxxpot Group Franchise LLC
69 North High Street, 4th Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Email: [email protected]
Initial Franchise Fee
Percentage of customers new to waxing
Financial Performance Representation
Does this franchisor make an earnings claim?
(Item 19 from FDD)
Company | Franchise
(15 locations in development)
Greater of the Minimum Royalty Fee
($100/week),or 6% of Net Sales each week.
General Advertising Fund
(Net Sales each week)
Seven External Factors of the Franchise Evaluator™
Scoring Scale: 1 = Lowest 10 = Highest
Waxxpot serves a fairly broad market with personal waxing services for both men and women. 40% of Waxxpot customers are new to waxing so growth potential is meaningful
Waxxpot serves a relatively well served but still growing segment of the personal care/personal services space occupied by both franchised and independent salons.
Product and Service Drivers
Waxxpot products and services are similar in nature to salon services where a licensed or trained professional expertly complete the procedures. Most people can use these services. Waxxpot also performs tinting (for brows and lashes) as well as lash lifting services making it a one stop shop for selfcare services
Real Estate Needs
Waxxpot salons are location based and prime locations are needed. The location must be built to specifications and guidelines provided by the franchisor and must meet all local building codes.
Waxxpot is a differentiated brand in the waxing and personal services category and competes with both franchised and independent waxing services enterprises. The significant number of "new to waxing" customers means the market segment is still growing.
Waxxpot operates in a regulated category and locations and technicians must meet health and safety requirements at the state and local level that vary from state to state.
Waxxpot is a fairly new concept and is categorized as an emerging brant. The brand name and logo may not be as recognizable outside current trade areas.
Seven Internal Factors of the Franchise Evaluator™
Scoring Scale: 1 = Lowest 10 = Highest
Simple model with good margins. Not alot of investment in inventory so shrinkage does not become a factor. There are multiple income streams including a subscription/membership model
The franchisee role is to manage and grow the business, not perform the service. There is typically a store manager that would manage the team. Waxxpot can also be classified as a very desirable semi-absentee franchise model which would not require the franchisee owner to be present 100% of the time
Led by CEO, David Sadd who had developed and grown the Salon Lofts franchise concept to over 200 locations, David has brought together a deep team of franchise industry experts at leadership positions throughout the company
David Sadd's franchising experience is well documented. He has assembled an A team of franchise executives with a singular focus on replicating the Salon Lofts success with Waxxpot
Waxxpot currently has five franchisee groups in addition to eleven corporate locations. These early adopter franchisees tend to be very engaged in the growth of their locations and the brand as a whole. There are fifteen additional franchise locations under development.
Backed by investors and the strength of the corporate locations, Waxxpot is well funded and poised for growth
Waxxpot has well defined and proven operational systems with dedicated training and support team.
Total Franchise Evaluator™ Score
External Total Score
Internal Total Score
More investigation is needed
Worth exploring further with caution
Add to consideration set
Sound opportunity and likely a great fit
Waxxpot is well positioned in the marketplace for personal services and based on our evaluation criteria for External Factors there may be some headwinds to overcome in the local markets, but not insurmountable.
The newness of the franchised company as a whole is offest by the decades of experience and demonstrated success in franchising by their CEO and leadership team. This concept is “Likely and Good Opportunity” based on our evaluation criteria.
We encourage you to use our evaluation matrix and see if your conclusions match with ours.
Source: Waxxpot Group Franchise, LLC Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) 2022.
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