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Promoted Opportunities

Initial Investment

LOW: $96,950
HIGH: $172,650

Change in Units

-7.3% -3 UNITS (1 Year)
-22.4% -11 UNITS (3 Years)

Company Profile

Founded

1980

Franchising Since

1984 (33 Years)

Corporate Address

7580 Metropolitan Dr., #200 San Diego, CA 92108

CEO

Jack Lentz

Parent Company

Annex Brands, Inc.

About Handle With Care Packaging Store

The first Handle With Care Packaging Store opened in 1980 in Denver, Colorado. Stores offer packaging supplies such as moving boxes, and a variety of shipping services, including UPS, FedEx and the USPS. Today Handle With Care is part of Annex Brands, based in San Diego, California, which also franchises Postal Annex+, Navis Pack & Ship and AIM Mail Centers.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$96,950 - $172,650

Net-worth Requirement

$200,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$29,950

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

3%

Financing Options

Handle With Care Packaging Store has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives


20% off franchise fee

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: See List

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 4 days

Training at headquarters: 10 days

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

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

Absentee Ownership Allowed

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Updated: September 29th, 2016

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