Rapid Refill

At a Glance

Products & Services: Ink, toner, printers, related products

Number of Locations: 72

Total Investment: $105.6K - $162K

Founded: 2002

Began Franchising: 2004

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2013 72 0 0 0
2012 92 0 0 2
2011 92 0 0 1
2010 96 0 0 0
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the U.S.,Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Canada, Central America, Eastern Europe, Mexico, South America, Western Europe.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $105,560 - $161,950
Franchise Fee: $35,000 - $37,500
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 6%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $250,000
Liquid Cash Available: $50,000
Operations
35% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 3 - 5. Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (90% of current franchisees are owner/operators).
Financing Type In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee
Startup Costs
Equipment
Inventory
Accounts Receivable
Payroll

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 1 week. At franchisee's location: 3 days.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Lease Negotiation
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media,

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #479 (2011), #273 (2010),
Top Home-Based: #79 (2010),