Quick Summary – GNC

Numbers Summary

Initial Franchise Fee: $20,000 – $40,000
Startup Costs: $149,722 – $388,630
Revenue Range: $145,416 – $2,155,524
Royalty: 6.0%
Founded: 1936

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What is this franchise about?

GNC Live Well, or General Nutrition Corporation, is among the most commonly recognized health and wellness stores in the country. It has grown from its humble beginnings in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania to having over 4,000 locations, but their promise for quality products and customer service has always stayed the same.

What does it sell – and how is money made?

  • The products GNC sells reflects their “live well” motto. They offer customers a wide range of vitamins, supplements, protein, superfoods, and weight management products.
  • Those who visit the online shop can search products based on their personal goals. This could be men or women’s health, mental health, cardiovascular, bone support, weight management, and more.
  • GNC has their own brand products and carry other household names like Beyond Raw, Ghost, MuscleTech, FitTea, BareOrganics, and hundreds more.

What type of entrepreneur is it perfect for?

The franchise is perfect for entrepreneurs looking for low startup costs, a globally recognized brand, a franchise with an outstanding reputation, and ongoing corporate support.

GNC Franchise Opportunity

Financial Information

Initial Franchise Fee: $20,000 – $40,000
Additional Startup Costs: $149,722 – $388,630
Total Investment: $169,722 – $428,630

Category: Health & Beauty

Locations: AK, AL, AR, DE, FL, GA, HA, IO, ID, IL, IN, KA, KE, LO, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NE, NY, OH, OK, OR, PE, RI, SC, SD, TE, TX, UT, VA, VE, WA, WI, WV, WY

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