Sonic Franchise for Sale

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About Sonic Drive-In

Sonic Drive-In is a franchise restaurant that was founded in 1953 by Troy Smith Jr. in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The restaurant initially started out as a hamburger and root beer stand named Top Hat Drive-In. After learning that the name Top Hat Drive-In was already trademarked, Smith changed the name to Sonic Drive-In. In 1973 Sonic restructured as a franchise and began to offer Sonic franchise opportunities. To date Sonic has more than 60 years in the food industry and more than 3500 locations coast to coast. Sonic Drive-In, is the only franchise restaurant that still offers carhop service, has more than 1 million drink combinations and a signature menu filled with delicious burgers, hot dogs, handmade onion rings, and fries.

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Sonic Drive-In Franchising Information

Sonic Drive In is one of the most coveted franchises available. As the market continues to expand Sonic takes pride in serving more than 3 million customers a day and having one of the lowest turnover ratios in the quick-service restaurant (QSR) franchise industry. And after a small initial fee of $45,000 and 12 weeks of training, it's possible to become the next Sonic franchisee.

Min. Liquid Capital:
Total Investment:
$1,200,000 - $3,200,000
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