Self employment continues to rise in popularity. Increasing numbers of business people, including many who have never previously worked for themselves, are enticed by the idea of owning their own businesses and reaping their own rewards on their own terms. After giving careful consideration to the type of business they should throw their lot in with, many choose to start a printing business with a Minuteman Press franchise. Our franchises have been geared for success since 1975. Since then, thriving Minuteman Press franchises have appeared in 920+ locations across the globe. Existing franchises continue to flourish, and new franchises are continually established, as this tried and tested business model is proven to offer optimum business opportunities that are unaffected by economic upturns and downturns.
From the offset, the areas in which potential franchisees are keen to start a printing business are researched and evaluated by the professionals at Minuteman Press. In order to maintain its time honored reputation for success, and also to protect its franchisees, it does not permit them to start a printing business in an area in which it has not quantified ample potential to hit the ground running and speedily grow. Its site selection process is explained in a little further detail at here.
Once locations have been evaluated and agreed, our training program, launch back up and ongoing support is second to none. There are 25 regional Minuteman Press offices dedicated to franchisee support, not only for when you start a printing business, but throughout the entire duration. This is equally as reassuring to newcomers to the printing industry as it is to those who have past sector experience alike. It also offers tremendous peace of mind to those who do not have past experience of running their own businesses. They are just as likely to be offered the opportunity to start a printing business under the Minuteman Press umbrella if they demonstrate suitability.
Many new franchisees may be wholly confident of their ability to run a business, yet nervous about the sales and marketing side of things. The fact of the matter is that their target audiences in their chosen geographical locations have already been quantified during the site selection process. Our entire ethos is based upon offering our franchisees the key ingredients for business success – optimum target markets requiring premium products that are not accompanied by premium price tags.
A staggering amount of printing is generated across 920 centers, meaning that existing suppliers and new suppliers are keen to get in on the action. Due to this sheer volume of business, franchisees who start a printing business with Minuteman Press have a ready made database of suppliers offering fast and reliable services at preferential rates. Franchisees are regularly able to beat prices offered by their competitors by passing on to customers their bulk buying discounts. At http://www.shop.minutemanpress.com/franchise potential franchisees can find out why there is no right or wrong time to start a printing business and that the present is as good a time as any.