The AlphaGraphics Opportunity
Who We Are
AlphaGraphics has been a leader in print and visual communications for more than 40 years. With nearly 300 independently owned and operated locations in the U.S. and seven countries, we set the standard for solutions in printing, marketing communications and document creation and management.
At AlphaGraphics, we do more than just design, copy and print – we help our customers communicate. The need for effective communication is stronger than ever – you need to connect, and we can help you do that well – we’re the vital connection™ for your communication needs.
AlphaGraphics Leads the Industry
AlphaGraphics business centers average more than US$1 million** in annual revenues while the industry average is approximately US$650,000, and a median gross margin of over 70%. There’s never been a better time to explore owning a business center, powered by the print and visual communications industry’s #1 brand, AlphaGraphics.
How Much Can an AlphaGraphics Business Center Earn?
Our top 25% business centers report the highest sales in the print franchise industry, over US$1.5 million per year*. Your success depends on you--your drive, initiative and commitment.
How Much Will it Cost?
The minimum investment necessary to start an AlphaGraphics business center franchise is US$321,900-382,000(USD) with a minimum cash requirement of US$150,000(USD).
Where Can I Locate?
Territories are available in all 50 states as well as selected international territories.
Why Should You Consider Joining the AlphaGraphics Network?
- Continuous training and support – no print or industry-specific experience required
- Site selection and lease assistance
- Assistance with interior layout and design
- Budgeting, accounting and financial analysis programs
- Buying power via global contracts with major suppliers
- Complete advertising, marketing, public relations and promotional programs
- Management consultation
- Ongoing regionalized field and sales support
- Toll-free support hotline
- Global network for worldwide document distribution
- Private Intranet with online support
- Global Web site and Internet presence
- Continuing research and development
Unleash your inner entrepreneur by contacting us today!
* Our top 25% (53 of 214) achieved US$1,515,523 in median Gross Sales from July 1, 2009 through June 30, 2010. 50% of the top quartile, or 27 Business Centers, met or exceeded these median sales. The majority (49 of 53) of these Business Centers have additional equipment beyond that which is required to begin operation as a new Digital Business Center. All of these Business Centers have been in operation for more than 4 years.
**From July 1, 2009 to June 30, 2010, AlphaGraphics® Business Centers that had been operating for at least 4 years had average gross sales of US$1,008,650. 59 of the 182 Business Centers that have been operating for 4 years or more (32% of the 182 Business Centers operating for this period) met or exceeded these average gross sales. The majority (34 of 59) of these Business Centers have additional equipment beyond that which is required to begin operation as a new Digital Business Center. None of these franchises began as New Digital Business Centers, although 25 of the 59 have converted from a Traditional Business Center to a Digital Business Centers.
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