Always so Good for so Little
Franchise Fee: $60K
Startup Capital Required: $600K-$750K
Investment Required: $1.3M-$1.8M
Available Territories: Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Prince Edward Island
Training : 8 weeks
Franchise Units Canada: 213
Corporate Units Canada: 9
In Business Since : 1954
Franchising Since: 1969
CFA Member Since: 1993
Swiss Chalet is owned by CARA Operations Limited, Canada's most historic and largest full service restaurant company. CARA owns some of Canada's favourite restaurant concepts including Milestones, East Side Mario’s, Casey’s, Montana’s, Bier Markt, Kelsey's, Fionn MacCool’s, Harvey's, and of course Swiss Chalet. With over 840 locations across Canada, and system wide sales in excess of $1.7 billion CARA is truly one of Canada's most successful full service restaurant companies.
CARA’s size and scale provide a competitive advantage to Swiss Chalet Franchisees as it relates to: purchasing, real estate, construction, marketing, training, and information technology. Leveraging these services provides Swiss Chalet Franchisees with superior added value and support to help increase the bottom line.