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Why now is a good time to buy a Rita’s franchise

financial qualifications

To qualify for a Rita’s franchise location, you need a minimum liquidity of $100,000 and a net worth of at least $300,000.

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Why is Rita’s a Success?

Rita’s success goes hand-in-hand with the success of our franchisees.

Happy Guests

1.7 million





Daily Smiles


An Award-Winning Franchise Opportunity

Year after year, Rita’s has earned top rankings from trade and consumer media outlets

What Franchisees Are Saying

“I’ve been in the retail business all my life and this has been the most successful time of my life.”

John Vanore, Mullica Hill, NJ

“We have actually met our business goals and exceeded them since joining Rita’s in 2014. We’ve increased sales probably about 30 to 40 percent.”

Craig Dimes, Seaford, DE

“You’re dealing with people in a fun atmosphere. They’re coming to enjoy themselves, and you’re providing that. Making people happy – it’s always awesome.”

Tom Kowal, Hunterdon County, NJ

“I really liked going from 7-11, which had 2,500 products to manage, to Rita’s, which has a very simplified product line.”

Jill Harp, Baltimore, MD


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What It’s Like to Operate a Rita’s

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What’s next for Rita’s franchise

If you’d like to learn more about the Rita’s franchise opportunity, fill out the form on this page to access our Franchise Information Center, where you can find detailed financial results, a breakdown of startup costs and in-depth Q&As with Rita’s franchisees. If you’re interested in international opportunities, we’re excited to work with qualified, experienced Master Franchisee candidates who can help our brand thrive in other markets.

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