Wireless Zone
#388 Franchise 500| Wireless devices, services, and accessories

About
Founded

1988

Franchising Since

1989 (29 Years)

Corporate Address

795 Brook St., #5
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

CEO

Scott Moorehead

Parent Company

Round Room LLC

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$142,500 - $328,500

Liquid Cash Requirement

$175,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$1,000 - $25,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

22-9%

Financing Options

Wireless Zone offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee, inventory

Wireless Zone has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives

50% off franchise fee/transfer fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

20-40 hours

Classroom Training:

40-80 hours

Number of Employees Required to Run:

3 - 4

Wireless Zone is ranked #388 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
Wireless Zone's history goes back to 1988, when Russ Weldon started The Car Phone Store in Wethersfield, Connecticut. Franchising began just a year later. By 1999, the stores' offerings had expanded beyond cell phones to include GPS navigation, wireless accessories, wireless data devices and pre-paid cellular services, and the company's name was changed to Wireless Zone.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $142,500 High - $328,500
Units
+3.7%+12 UNITS (1 Year) -12.3%-47 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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Updated: January 15th, 2018
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