Licensing faqs

Q. What are the financial requirements in opening a Goodrich Ice Cream Shoppe?

A. Operational Cost:

  • Product Cost 32% to 35%
  • Shared labor costs

Equipment & Signs

  • Equipment $13,000 to $16,000
  • Opening inventory: $2050 to $2400

License fees:

  • No License fee: $0.00
  • No royalty fee to Goodrich Ice Cream


  • 5 years
Q. What differentiates Goodrich Ice Cream Shoppes from other ice cream licenses?
A. First and foremost, it is the quality of the ice cream that we serve The ice cream is classified as a premium product with 13% butterfat added The Goodrich Ice Cream Shoppe is a traditional concept that is not trendy and has spanned many generations since its conception in 1932 It has grown from its Midwest roots and prospers because of its ability to satisfy its customers with traditional products such as malts, shakes, sundaes, cones and banana splits, and it’s great tasting ‘famous’ ice cream.

Questions concerning licensing opportunities:

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