Worldwide Express

At a Glance

Products & Services: Discounted air express & freight services

Number of Locations: 225

Total Investment: $46K - $364.9K

Founded: 1991

Began Franchising: 1994

About Worldwide Express

Worldwide Express franchisees offer global air and ground shipping services for small and medium-sized businesses. In 2008, the company announced a partnership with UPS, becoming one of UPS's largest authorized resellers of express shipping services. Also in 2008, Worldwide Express added freight services to their offerings.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2011 192 0 0 33
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $46,000 - $364,850
Franchise Fee: $33,125 - $327,500
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 6%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 5 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $50,000
Liquid Cash Available: $50,000
50% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed..

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters. Available at franchisee's location. Advanced sales & admin training
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #419 (2012), #405 (2011),
Low-Cost: #92 (2012), #92 (2011),