Potential Earnings

Find our your potential earnings with our calculator tool below. Simply choose either a Kiosk or a Building, then enter some possible price/cost scenarios and watch the calculations show the great profit margins that come from being in the Shaved Ice Industry.


   (Estimated Profit Margins - Operating Ratios)   


 Price Per Shaved-Ice 
Small
Medium
Large









 $ Sales Per Day 
$ Option 1
$ Option 2
$ Option 3
 
Variable Costs
  Small (8 oz) Medium (14 oz) Large (20 oz)
Ice (per 7 lbs. bag of ice) —
Spoon Straws
Styrofoam Cup
Syrup*
Napkins
TOTAL VARIABLE COST PER UNIT
  Small (8 oz) Medium (14 oz) Large (20 oz)
Minimum Price per Unit
Variable Cost % of Minimum Price
Gross Profit Margin
Servings Per Gallon of Syrup
Ounces of Syrup Unit
Gross Income per Unit
Operating Ratios
  Approximate Break-Even $ Option #1 $ Option #2 $ Option #3
Sales per Day
14 oz Variable Cost %
Less Variable Costs
Gross Profit per Day
Less Fixed Cost**
Gross Profit per Day
Gross Profit % per Day
Gross Profit for 1 Mo. (30 days)
Gross Profit for 3 Mo. (90 days)
Gross Profit for 5 Mo. (150 days)


* Syrup costs per gallon is calculated as follows:
  for Concentrate (4 ounces at /pint)
  for Preservative (1 ounce /pint)
  for Sugar (25 # bag at )
  per Gallon
  Syrup Cost per Ounce (128 oz / gal)


 Wages 
Hourly Rate
Hours per Day


 Rent 
Monthly
  ** Fixed Costs per day
  Wages (Hourly rate x number of hours per day)
  Rent (monthly divided by 30 days)
  Electricity
  Insurance
  Misc (permits, fees, etc)
  TOTAL FIXED COSTS PER DAY


Multiple Unit Comparison Table (based on per day in Sales)
  1 Month 2 Months 3 Months 4 Months 5 Months
1 Building
2 Buildings
3 Buildings
4 Buildings
5 Buildings
6 Buildings

* Results are based on actual experience and are not guarantees. Numbers and results will vary from location to location.

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