Walls of Books

At a Glance

Products & Services: Used bookstore

Number of Locations: 6

Total Investment: $85.4K - $192.9K

Founded: 2007

Began Franchising: 2012

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2014 2 0 0 4
2013 2 0 0 4
2012 0 0 0 4
2011 N/A N/A N/A 4
2010 N/A N/A N/A 3
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following states:
Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maine, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, Midwest, Nebraska, North Carolina, Northeast, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South, South Carolina, Southeast, Southwest, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, West, West Virginia, Wyoming.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $85,400 - $192,900
Franchise Fee: $16,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 5%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 7 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $100,000
Liquid Cash Available: $20,000
Operations
Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 2. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed..

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 5 days. At franchisee's location: 3 days.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives, Lease Negotiation
Marketing Support: Ad slicks,