Cruise Planners

Cruise Planners

Cruise Planners
#75

Initial Investment

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

Change in Units

+17.4% +361 UNITS (1 Year)
+62.1% +932 UNITS (3 Years)

Company Profile

Founded

1994

Franchising Since

1999 (18 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)

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

Related Franchises

Related Articles

9 Ways You Can Build a Strong Franchise Community

9 Ways You Can Build a Strong Franchise Community

You need a strong network of people all working hard to make your franchise a success. Find out what you can do to inspire those people.
Rick Grossmann
Burger Kings in Israel Will Offer Adult Happy Meals With Sex Toys Today

Burger Kings in Israel Will Offer Adult Happy Meals With Sex Toys Today

When you think of romance, think of...Burger King?
Rose Leadem
3 Big Ways Technology Transformed a Booming Franchise

3 Big Ways Technology Transformed a Booming Franchise

In order to get a competitive edge, Anytime Fitness embraced advancements in tech and is reaping the rewards.
Entrepreneur Partner Studio Staff
The 8 Things You Need to Know If You Think You're Ready to Turn Your Business Into a Franchise

The 8 Things You Need to Know If You Think You're Ready to Turn Your Business Into a Franchise

Are you ready to take your already successful business model and duplicate it as a franchise? Here are some final considerations to mull over as you get ready to choose the road for expanding your business.
Rick Grossmann
10 Weird, Funny, Sweet and Out-There Valentine's Day Promotions For Singles and Couples

10 Weird, Funny, Sweet and Out-There Valentine's Day Promotions For Singles and Couples

Hooters has free wings for singles. We're not kidding.
Rose Leadem

Disclaimer

The Franchise 500 is not intended to endorse, advertise, or recommend any particular franchise. It is solely a research tool you can use to compare franchise operations. Entrepreneur stresses that you should always conduct your own independent investigation before investing money in a franchise.

Updated: September 7th, 2016

Reprints & Licensing
Update Your Listing
Submit New Listing

Regions/States List

More Franchise Rankings

Top Low-Cost Franchises

100 franchises for under $60,000

Top Homebased/Mobile Franchises

These 100 businesses can be managed from home

Fastest-Growing Franchises

These companies have shown rapid unit expansion over the last two years

Top New Franchises

The top 75 companies that began franchising in the last five years

Top Global Franchises

200 North American franchisors seeking international franchisees

For reprints and licensing questions, click here.

Previous Years Rankings

2016 2015 2014 2013 2012