Bingo Bugle Newspaper

Bingo Bugle Newspaper

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Initial Investment

LOW: $9,070
HIGH: $15,020

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Company Profile

Founded

1981

Franchising Since

1983 (33 Years)

Corporate Address

P.O. Box 527 Vashon, WA 98070

CEO

Tara Snowden

Parent Company

K & O Publishing, Inc.

About Bingo Bugle Newspaper

Robert Snowden started Bingo Bugle in 1980 to serve the needs of charitable bingo organizations, Native American bingo and other gaming establishments. The first newspaper was published in 1980, serving the Tacoma, Washington, area. Each newspaper contains news and feature stories about bingo and related topics, as well as ads for games. Bingo Bugle newspapers are read throughout North America. By 2000, the paper’s circulation had surpassed 1 million.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$9,070 - $15,020

Liquid Cash Requirement

$15,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$5,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

8%

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new units internationally.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 2 days

Additional Training: At headquarters or regional location

Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Internet

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks

Number of employees required to run: 1

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Updated: June 2nd, 2014

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