The AlphaGraphics franchise provides entrepreneurs the opportunity to own and operate an AlphaGraphics® Printshop. AlphaGraphics print shops specialize in the computerized preparation of graphics and type, scanning, CD-ROM creation and website creation, transmission of files, online document management systems, copying, electronic and offset printing, bindery and related services.
Generally, the printshop market is a developed market You will compete with national and local printshops and copy centers which offer products and services similar to those AlphaGraphics® Printshops offer as well as businesses offering photocopying and other services at customer locations. AlphaGraphics franchise owners sell services to businesses of all types and sizes that out-source computerized preparation of graphics and type, scanning, CD-ROM creation and website creation, transmission of files, online document management systems, copying, electronic and offset printing, bindery and related services, although individual consumers also may buy your services
AlphaGraphics Franchise Costs
|Summary of Costs||Franchisees must pay Alphagraphics an initial franchise fee of $25,900, a Training and Marketing Fee of $24,000, a Regional/Multi-Regional Marketing Fee of $15,000, a New Store Equipment Package fee of $155,000, an ISO Certification fee of $3,000, an ISO Surveillance Fee of $1,000, an AlphaLink® Maintenance Fee of $500, and a PrintSmith® Maintenance Fee of $500. The estimated initial investment required ranges from $352,000 to $545,900, excluding real estate purchase costs. If we grant the franchise under an Area Development Agreement, you must pay a development fee of $15,000 for the second and each additional Alphagraphics Printshop franchise business to be developed.|
|Total Investment Required:||$352,000 to $545,000|
|Initial Franchise Fee:||$25,900|
|Advertising/Marketing||Regional/Multi-Regional Marketing Fee – $15,000|
|Training||Training and Marketing Fee – $24,000|
|Is financing available?||Yes|
*The information contained in this review was extracted from the AlphaGraphics 2011 UFOC/Franchise Disclosure Document filled withFTC in 2011.