Not Ranked

Initial Investment

LOW: $139,825
HIGH: $193,750

Change in Units

+8.0% +4 UNITS (1 Year)
+14.0% +7 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

1992

Franchising Since

2001 (15 Years)

Corporate Address

6615 Flanders Dr., #B San Diego, CA 92121

CEO

Ralph Askar

Parent Company

Instant Imprints Transatlantic Inc.

About Instant Imprints

Founded in 1992 as an imprinted merchandise manufacturer and distributor, Instant Imprints expanded to offer screen-printing, embroidery, sign-making and promotional product services. The San Diego-based company began franchising in 2001.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$139,825 - $193,750

Net-worth Requirement

$350,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$39,950

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

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

Veteran Incentives


$10,000 off franchise fee, free training

Franchise 500® Rank History

  • 2006 - 459
  • 2007 - 432
  • 2008 - 456
  • 2013 - 351

* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 20 days

Training at headquarters: 8 days

Additional Training: At approved training location

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

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media
National Media

Number of employees required to run: 3

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Updated: August 10th, 2016

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