Cruise Planners

Cruise Planners

Cruise Planners
#25

Initial Investment

LOW: $2,095
HIGH: $22,867

Change in Units

+15.2% +314 UNITS (1 Year)
+27.6% +571 UNITS (3 Years)

Company Profile

Founded

1994

Franchising Since

1999 (17 Years)

Corporate Address

3300 University Dr., #1 Coral Springs, FL 33065

CEO

Michelle Fee

About Cruise Planners

Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Services Representative, is a home-based travel agent network. Cruise Planners travel agents work from home selling full-service travel packages, including cruises, land-based vacations, travel insurance, car rentals and more.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$2,095 - $22,867

Net-worth Requirement

$10,495

Liquid Cash Requirement

$10,495

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$495 - $10,495

Ongoing Royalty Fee

3%

Financing Options

Cruise Planners offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Veteran Incentives


$1,000 off franchise fee; $500 marketing credit; 3 months of free technology access; $60 creative design credit; first year’s errors and omissions insurance and software license; marketing/promotional items (magazines, branded clothing, car magnets, laptop bag, business cards)

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 19

Lowest Rank: 114

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training at headquarters: 6 days

Additional Training: Training available

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Internet
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Ad Slicks
Regional Media
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 1 - 2

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Updated: September 7th, 2016

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