American Freight Furniture-Mattress-Appliance Store

American Freight offers a true Semi-Absentee Business that’s Easy-to-Build, Quick-to-Open, Highly Scalable and Recession Resistant. (VIDEO BELOW)


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American Freight was established in Lima, Ohio in 1994 to help customers save money on quality furniture and mattresses. This is a true semi-absentee business with just 7-10 employees that ramps up quickly. With same day and next day delivery American Freight is the go-to when people are ready to BUY!

Good quality, every day low prices and same day or next day delivery of goods.

Because everyone needs a place to sit, sleep and eat!

We Support Your Success


American Freight remains rooted in its foundational mission to sell the best for less every day while delivering excellent customer service. The company prides itself in the valuable savings it provides its customers through flexible payment options, “take home today” offerings and 100% approved free layaway.  Customers can even text to get pre-approved for credit. (And you will never have charge backs if the customer doesn’t pay)

The business model continues to present itself as a recession-resistant investment that will withstand economic headwinds.


Total Investment $528,000-$921,000 | Liquid Capital  $200,000 | Net Worth $750,000

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Why Franchise with American Freight Furniture, Mattress and Appliance?

Strong unit economics for single and multi-unit growth and minimal oversight required



Majority of the initial investment is spent on product, which in turn makes you money

360+ store buying power and a reliable network of supply chain relationships

Backing by a national brand that is established and growing, even after 25+ years in the industry

Your path to franchise ownership is guided by our process. We have the roadmap and seasoned team of support to help you make an informed decision on whether American Freight is the right investment for you.



World Class Franchise Support

At American Freight Furniture, we open successful stores. Our level of support for franchise owners exceeds industry standards for store setup and ongoing operations.

Superior Operations

  • Data-driven real estate assistance
  • Bulk-buying power
  • Streamlined distribution model
  • Operational support and reporting

Set for Success

  • Ongoing in-person and online training
  • IT services
  • Centralized customer support
  • Bulk-buying power
When you invest in an American Freight franchise, you’re also leveraging the power of our team with more than 200 years of combined industry experience.

*This information reflects the Average Gross Sales and Average Net Income for American Freight company-owned retail businesses which were open for more than a year as of fiscal year end 2021 and had annual gross sales of at least $4,500,00.00.   We refer you to Item 19 of our 2022 Franchise Disclosure Document for additional information. A NEW FRANCHISEE’S RESULTS MAY DIFFER FROM THE REPRESENTED PERFORMANCE. This is not intended as an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy, a franchise. Offerings made by prospectus only and in compliance with the applicable pre-sale registration and disclosure requirements in your state. ©2022 American Freight®. All rights reserved.

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