Minimum Liquid Capital: $75,000
Be Your Own Boss
Take Control of Your Future
Are you looking to build a family business … an income-earning bridge to retirement … an appreciating asset … or, leaving the military with aspirations to be an entrepreneur?
Then come join Postal Connections and our network of small business people for the perfect opportunity to meet your goals.
Here we’ll answer some of the most common questions people have prior to taking the exciting final step to becoming a Postal Connections franchisee.
Why Postal Connections?
More Than a Pack & Ship Store
Want to own a business driven by your ability to work with people and sell satisfying service. Postal Connections is the right choice. It is more than a pack and ship store or drop-off place. This is a business where customer loyalty is most important and comes from trustworthy, friendly and leading edge service. We offer numerous services and product lines to make a customer's day go better and we continuously test then introduce new sales opportunities.
An Initial Investment that Is a Great Value & Among the Lowest
Our initial investment is a great value and one of the lowest cost business services franchises. With years of experience we know a modest investment is the key to leave more cash in your pocket. We also can fast track training, site selection and store installation because to conserve your cash reserves. If you choose, you can be open within 45 days from signing a space lease.
In most cases, you'll need $50,000 liquid capital and with the total initial investment ranging between $131,000 and $150,000. This is even less for military veterans who receive a 50% discount on our franchise fee. Contact us to learn more and discuss possible financing plans for owning your own Postal Connections business.
Keeping Pace With Changing Customer Needs
Our franchise model has traditional products and new sales opportunities. We do more than packing and shipping; we sell freight and courier service. We do printing and copies; but also sell printing supplies and cartridges at competitive prices. Stores provide mail services: but we also sell online through store e-commerce shopping sites and have a unique online sales system pioneered by iSold It for people to turn unneeded items into cash on eBay or Amazon. Postal Connections is a store that makes business easier for people.
An Easy Business to Learn
Training and "coaching" start immediately when you sign our franchise agreement and continues throughout the life our business relationship. You start with extensive training work hand-in-hand with us to learn the business. We begin with introductory manuals and videos. Then you visit our regional training store. We continue at your new store when it opens. We do not require costly travel and long, expensive stays at our headquarters. We produce monthly webinars and follow up blogs with experts on our private website, franconXtions.net. The information is extensive ranging from operations, product line delivery, customer service techniques, profit planning, hiring, retail marketing, sales techniques, bookkeeping and more.
When you choose a store site, our franchisor will come to you to assist with extensive experience evaluating locations and analyzing lease terms. Throughout our franchise relationship you will always be able to reach the franchisors and when in-person help is needed we will visit with you.
You Acquire Marketing Skills
Up-to-date and traditional marketing tactics are instructed by expert consultants to our staff. Our franchisees use web marketing, mobile locators, social media, email promotions, customer newsletters and a unique store website system that puts control in your hands to reach local customers. We view the Internet as the great equalizer. Our franchisees effectively engage in David vs. Goliath marketing strategy that make the Postal Connections brand well know in their communities. It is all funded nationally with new stores receiving one-time support to launch their business.
It's Easy to Own a Postal Connections Store
Simply contact us through this site. Our Franchise Development Director will promptly reach you. If our opportunity shows promise we will ask for an application.
As the process continues you will reach a point when you want to see our Franchise Agreement & FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)
Before signing any commitments our Franchisor will come to meet you, answer any remaining questions and give you a chance to know us personally.
When you are convinced, you sign our agreement and we get you going in business.Postal Connections