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Zips Dry Cleaners Franchise Information
Zips Dry Cleaners Franchise Start-Up Costs|
• Liquid Capital Required
• Yes, Via Third Party
A Revolutionary Franchise Opportunity!
ZIPS® is 'America's One Price Dry Cleaner'. Our successful business model is based on the revolutionary concept of offering any garment dry cleaned for just $1.99 AND ready for pick-up the same day – that's less than half the price of today's industry average! ZIPS® 'one price/high volume' customer prepay business model outperforms independent operators with high average store sales.
How Do We do It? ZIPS® efficient, technology based operating system, that's how! Our system combines proven technologies with state-of-the-art equipment. As a ZIPS® franchisee, you will use this same system to run your own ZIPS® 'one price/high volume' dry cleaning business.
Products & Services
The Dry Cleaning Business: A Steadily Growing Industry
Looking good is important to everyone. From perfectly pressed jeans to "Sunday best" suits and dresses, from silk blouses to leather trimmed coats, clothing helps individuals define who they are and how they feel about themselves. Today's busy consumers rely on the convenience of quality dry cleaning services to look their best for business and casual occasions.
The phrase "Dry Clean Only" is found more frequently on clothing care labels. Along with the introduction of new types of fine fabrics, this trend indicates the anticipated growth in the dry cleaning industry. Current national sales volume estimates are pegged at a staggering $8 billion and the industry is expected to increase an average of 4% per year over the next several years.
Training & Support
Take a look at the extensive support provided to you as a ZIPS Dry Cleaners® franchisee! Training designed to qualify you to operate a high volume dry cleaning business. The ZIPS® 6 week comprehensive training program includes:
An Operations Manual that provides immediate review of procedures and clear, step-by-step instructions in daily procedures and management policies taught in the Zips® training program.
- Techniques and processes in both laundry and dry cleaning
- Management, daily operations and back office systems
- Specific store "start-up" assistance at each new location
Site Selection Guidelines to help each franchisee make smart decisions about the site and location of their ZIPS Dry Cleaners® franchise.
Marketing Support promoting the ZIPS® brand identity, along with creative advertising materials, marketing and promotional guidelines and much more.
Ongoing Operational Support that includes complete training and management assistance coupled with overall coordination and planning for the ZIPS Dry Cleaners® franchise business.
Are You a Good Fit for ZIPS Dry Cleaners?
Each franchisee must have the ability to finance the projected total investment, which ranges from $499,650 to $694,500, depending upon the location. To do so may require a net worth of no less than $250,000.
The total investment varies depending upon the size of the proposed ZIPS Dry Cleaners® facility, cost of real estate and/or rent, and other considerations. The per unit investment for a ZIPS Dry Cleaners® unit ranges from $499,650 to $694,500. This cost includes the initial franchise fee of $50,000.
Prior experience in the dry cleaning industry is not required. Our extensive training includes dry cleaning and laundry techniques and processes, plus much more.