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.

$20,000 – $30,000 per location.

20 year term.

$790,797 – $2,368,316 – Initial investment range based on various building formats and excludes real estate. Per Item 7 in the 2022 Checkers & Rally’s Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD).

Item 20 of Checkers & Rally’s 2021 FDD as of December 28th, 2020.

Corporate Franchise Total
Checkers 135 407 542
Rally’s 131 161 292


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