Tapville Social – 2021 Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)

This is the 2021 Tapville Social Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD). It is a PDF document available for immediate download upon purchase.

“As a Tapville Social franchisee, you will operate an innovative self-pour beer taproom and self-service restaurant, kiosk, or mobile unit offering craft beer, wine, cider, and cocktails as well as other beverage and food offerings. The total investment necessary to begin operation of a brick-and-mortar Tapville Social franchised business (hereinafter, the “Brick-and-Mortar Tapville Social Franchised Business”) is between $472,250 and $731,500. This includes an initial franchise fee of $44,500 that …”
-Tapville Social FDD, May 2021 2021

What is in the Tapville Social 2021 Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)?

The United States Federal Trade Commission requires all franchisors who sell franchises in the USA to compile an FDD each year which covers 23 key items of disclosure about the franchise opportunity. The FDD is written in a federally mandated format that is standardized for all franchises, must be presented in easily understood language, and typically is 100+ pages in length. This document is required to be given to a prospective franchisee before the franchise agreement is signed or any money changes hands. This document is extremely useful to anyone who is researching the history, inner workings, and other critical information and disclosures about the franchise system.

Table of Contents - Tapville Social – 2021 Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)

Cover Page

Table Of Contents

Disclosure Items 1-23

Item 1: The Franchisor, Its Predecessors, and Affiliates

Item 2: Business Experience

Item 3: Litigation

Item 4: Bankruptcy

Item 5: Initial Franchise Fee

Item 6: Other Fees

Item 7: Initial Investment

Item 8: Restrictions on Sources of Products and Services

Item 9: Franchisee's Obligations

Item 10: Financing

Item 11: Franchisor's Obligations

Item 12: Territory

Item 13: Trademarks

Item 14: Patents, Copyrights, and Proprietary Information

Item 15: Obligation to Participate in and the Actual Operation of the Franchise Business

Item 16: Restrictions on What the Franchisee May Sell

Item 17: Renewal, Termination, Transfer, and Dispute Resolution

Item 18: Public Figures

Item 19: Earnings Claims

Item 20: List of Outlets

Item 21: Financial Statements

Item 22: Contracts

Item 23: Receipt