Creative Colors International Information:
Your road to a rewarding future starts here!
Now you can provide dealers with a convenient, cost-effective way to restore visual appeal — and value — to their vehicles. And you can enjoy the freedom and satisfaction of owning your own business… as a Creative Colors International franchise owner. Creative Colors International franchisees offer convenient, on-site repairs to vinyl, velour, leather, plastics, carpeting, and other material, at a cost far less than replacement parts.
As a Creative Colors International franchise owner,
you’ll be in business for yourself, but not by yourself. You’ll receive the training and assistance you need to get into business quickly and affordably. And you’ll benefit from systems and ongoing support programs designed to keep your business running at peak efficiency for years to come. The Creative Colors International franchise program: it may be your vehicle for a rewarding business future!
Frequently asked questions
Q. What type of franchise is available?
A. Creative Colors International, Inc., is offering individual Creative Colors International franchises to qualified owner/ operators, for the development of a business specializing in upholstery repair, coloring and restoration on a mobile basis.
Q. How much does the franchise cost?
A. The total estimated investment for each Creative Colors International business ranges from $53,185.00 to $69,420.00. These figures include a franchise fee of $27,500. The franchise fee helps to cover the cost of providing you with training, trademark protection, and various other support and franchise development services and approximately $8,000 of equipment and supplies. The total investment figures include the cost of your van, insurance, office supplies, working capital and other expenses.
Q. What is the charge for continuing services?
A. The weekly continuing service fee equals the greater of 6% of gross sales derived from your Creative Colors International business, or $173.33 minimum a month. There is no Royalty Fee due for the first four weeks of business. This fee entitles you to continued use of the Creative Colors International name and trademarks and access to our confidential operations systems, sales techniques, and other benefits that come with being a part of the Creative Colors International franchise network.
Q. What about advertising?
A. Building recognition of the Creative Colors International name and reputation is an essential, ongoing objective designed to benefit everyone involved in the system. To this end, you will advertise continuously in your local Yellow Pages, with guidance from Creative Colors International, Inc.
Q. How much training do I receive in the Creative Colors International system of operations?
A. Franchisee must participate in an initial training and familiarization course of approximately three weeks duration. You’ll learn sales and marketing techniques, financial controls, upholstery coloring, restoration and repair methods, and other administrative and operational aspects of the Creative Colors International business. All your service technicians must complete a two week training class. In addition, a Creative Colors International field representative will spend one week with you around the time your business commences operations to help you get started
Q. What form of continuing guidance will I receive?
A. As a Creative Colors International franchise owner, you’ll receive periodic visits from a trained field representative, who will provide guidance and quality control, and answer any questions you may have. In addition, you will receive a copy of the Creative Colors International Confidential Operations Manual, which covers the policies and procedures involved in running your business. As the manual is updated, revisions will be made available to you. And, of course, we’ll be only a phone call away for answers to questions that arise during the day-to-day operation of your franchise.
Q. Will I have an exclusive territory?
A. Yes. No Creative Colors International franchise will be established within your designated business area. That territory will be determined on the basis of the number of automobile dealerships in your area and on other relevant demographic and geographic criteria.
Q. Is financing available?
A. Yes. Creative Colors International, Inc. offers financing on equipment and supplies up to $8,000.