Postal Annex+
#153

Initial Investment

LOW: $138,800
HIGH: $204,950

Change in Units

+2.9% +9 UNITS (1 Year)
+4.6% +14 UNITS (3 Years)

Promoted Opportunities

Company Profile

Founded

1985

Franchising Since

1986 (30 Years)

Corporate Address

7580 Metropolitan Dr., #200 San Diego, CA 92108

CEO

Jack Lentz

Parent Company

Annex Brands, Inc.

About Postal Annex+

While working as a consultant during retirement, Jack Lentz found a need for occasional access to copy and fax machines, packaging facilities and mail services. Frustrated when he couldn’t find a store that offered the services he needed, Lentz decided to open his own. In 1985, he opened the first PostalAnnex+ location near San Diego, California.
In addition to offering the business services Lentz required, PostalAnnex+ stores rent postal boxes and handle packaging and shipping. Stores also sell greeting cards and office supplies.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$138,800 - $204,950

Net-worth Requirement

$200,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$29,950

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

Postal Annex+ has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives


20% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 99

Lowest Rank: 286

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 4 days

Training at headquarters: 10 days

Additional Training: At regional conferences

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 3

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Updated: October 12th, 2015

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