safe and proven business method.
Statistics from the International Franchise Association
(IFA) demonstrate that in a period of 5 years only
5% of the independently owned businesses survive,
while in the case of franchises this percentage
is of 95%. For this reason, franchises are considered
to be an investment form that helps minimize the
risk of entry into different types of businesses.
should a Buyer consider in order to increase his
chances of success when he invests in a franchise?
- What are my personal
goals and characteristics?
- What is the maximum
amount of investment that I wish to expend?
- What is the flow of
income that I can expect to receive from the
business that I wish to establish?
- In how much time will
I recuperate my investment?
- What are the franchise
options that I have for the city in which I
- What type of commercial
space do I require so that my future business
- If I own a commercial
space, what is the surrounding market in terms
of where it is located (socioeconomic level,
requirements and characteristics of the local
population, accessibility, surrounding streets,
- What are the advantages
and risks of the Franchising Company that promotes
the type of business I am looking for?
some of these statistics
- Approximately 65 business
categories have been developed under this format.
- The average investment
in a franchised business is $85,000 dollars.
- Franchise contracts
on average are awarded for periods of between
5 and 10 years.
- Most franchises charge
between $15,000 and $25,000 dollars for their
- Royalties for technical
assistance or support are of 5% of gross sales
on average and 2% for advertising fund.
- Most franchises offer
the recuperation of your investment in a period
of between 2 ½ to 3 ½ years.
- Worldwide, franchises
grow at an annual rate of between 10% to 12%
in franchised units.
- In the United States
1 out of 12 businesses is a franchise and 1
out of 3 dollars that are spent on retail sales
are in franchised units.
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