Checkers. Crazy Good Food Rally's. Crazy Good Food

Frequently Asked Questions

Checkers acquired Rally’s in 1999, where Rally’s was predominate in the market the Rally’s branding was kept. Checkers & Rally’s have the same menu items and serve the same exact food provided by the same distributors. Support for both brands is provided by the Restaurant Support Center in Tampa.

$750,000 minimum net worth of which $250,000 is liquid per location.

$30,000 per location.

20 year term.

$254,000 – $1,431,000 – Initial investment range based on various building formats and excludes real estate. Per Item 7 in the 2020 Checkers & Rally’s Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD).

Item 19 of Checkers & Rally’s 2020 Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD). Statement of Average New Sales for first 52-week period of operations. (Based on new restaurants per their first 12 months).


Item 20 of Checkers & Rally’s 2020 FDD as of January 1, 2020.

Corporate Franchise Total
Checkers 122 464 586
Rally’s 134 170 304

Estimated 6 to 12 months, dependent on site type, permits and construction.

  • Royalty 4% of net sales
  • Total Advertising Expenditure Requirement – 4.5% of Net Sales
  • Marketing Cooperative (Co-op) Fees – determined by individual Designated Marketing Area (DMA) Co-ops