Image Sun


If you’re looking for the absolute best concept in the tanning industry, then your search is over. Image Sun has raised the bar with our cutting edge tanning center designs and breakthrough operational standards. Our stores offer the very highest quality products, unparalleled levels of service and best of all, access to state of the art, elite tanning equipment.

Image Sun is taking the nation by storm as we branch out across America and Canada with our market dominating tanning centers. When you join Image Sun you can be assured that you have left nothing to chance because every secret we share with you has been designed and field tested in our own stores to insure that your customers keep coming back and your growth keeps soaring.

And remember, we have the best Franchise Support in the industry, providing you with everything you will need to get your Image Sun up and running so you can begin selling incredible tans and lotions from day one as you serve a crowd of the most energetic and friendly clientele in any retail industry. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!!

Business Type:
Retail (Brick and Mortar)


Year Established: 1994
Year First Franchised: 1999
Franchised Units: 50 - 100
Actual number of units: 63
Company Owned Units: 4

States referrals areaccepted in:

  • Alabama
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Background Notes

Registered: ALL states accept Alaska, Hawaii, Rhode Island and South Dakota


Financial / Terms
Cash Investment (Liquid): $75000
Minimum Investment: $350000
Minimum Net Worth: $200000
Franchise Fee: $32000
Average # of Employees: 4
Ownership Participation:
Executive Model
Passive Ownership

Franchise Sales

Single Unit: Yes
Multiple Units: Yes
Area/Master Developer: Yes
Resales: No

International Expansion
International Expansion Opportunities: No
Single Unit Availability Outside US: No
Multiple Unit Availability Outside US: No
Area Development or Master Avail: No



Support & Training Provided

Financial Assistance Provided: Yes
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Co-operative Advertising: Yes

Support and Training Notes:
1 week at corporate training center and then up to 5 days on site

Financial Assistance Provided: yes, via 3rd party


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Freddy O'Pry

Franchise Development