AlphaGraphics
#226 Franchise 500| Printing, marketing communications, signs and graphics.

About
Founded

1970

Franchising Since

1980 (40 Years)

Corporate Address

143 Union Blvd., #600
Lakewood, CO 80125

Leadership

Paolo Fiorelli, CEO

Parent Company

MBE Worldwide

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$102,250 - $380,568

Net-worth Requirement

$400,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$150,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$48,000 - $48,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

7-3%

Ad Royalty Fee

2.5%

Financing Options

AlphaGraphics has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives

$10,000 off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

108 hours

Classroom Training:

40 hours

Additional Training:

At regional locations

Number of Employees Required to Run:

2 - 3

AlphaGraphics is ranked #226 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
The first AlphaGraphics location opened in Tucson, Arizona, in 1970. Franchising began nine years later, and the company now has franchises throughout the U.S. and in seven other countries. AlphaGraphics business centers offer customers a variety of services such as printing, marketing communications, document creation and management.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $102,250 High - $380,568
Units
-3.6%-10 UNITS (1 Year) -3.2%-9 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Europe (Eastern), South America, Europe (Western)

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Updated: September 11th, 2019