PostNet Franchise Review

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PostNet is analyzed based on our most recent FDD research!

Franchise Info

PostNet businesses provide a broad array of printing and document services, graphic design, marketing services, shipping, packaging and mailing services, and other related business services.

What is the upfront requirements to own an PostNet franchise?

PostNet has a franchise fee of up to $35,000, with a overall upfront investment range from $185,617 to $227,550.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $35,000
  • Total Investment: $185,617 to $227,550
  • Working Capital: $30,000 to $40,000
  • Royalty Fee: 5.0%

The upfront purchase price of any franchise opportunity includes many fees. Check out this franchise opportunity to better understand the initial costs required to buy an PostNet, such as franchise fees, leasehold improvement costs, pre-opening advertising, and technology fees. It should be noted that, franchisors must to provide you with details about all upfront fees. These fees include those that are actually paid when signing the franchise agreement and commitments to fees you are required to pay.

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How much does an PostNet franchisee make?

As with any new franchised business, the franchise owner's salary and the revenue from a PostNet business depends on many factors. One way to confirm the potential revenues or profits earned from a PostNet franchise investment is to review the franchisor's Item 19 within their FDD. Typically, profits and owner's salary are equitable to the size of the investment and number of locations you own. Demand for your products, the labor costs, commercial lease rates and several other variables also play a large role in your bottom line and your personal salary

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How many franchise locations does PostNet franchise system have?

As of the 2020 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 198 franchised PostNet locations throughout the USA.

Did you know there are over 3,000 franchise opportunities across the United States. More than 80% have less than 10 locations.

Are there any PostNet franchise opportunities in my area?

Based on 2020 FDD data, PostNet has franchise locations in 38 states. There may be no locations in several states as each franchise plans their growth strategy differently. Certain states also require franchise companies to register their franchise opportunity and file their Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) with state examiners prior to awarding franchise opportunities to residents in that state. These registration states have examiners review a franchise company's FDD to confirm it satisfies state regulatory requirements. In addition to registration states, additional states have enacted supplemental franchise or business opportunity laws that require franchise companies to file their franchise within the state. In most instances the filing is simply a notice with the state. Unlike franchise registration states, the franchise filing states do not review the FDD.

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Based on our research PostNet is expanding into new markets and might be available near you. While planning your franchise purchase, you always need to be considering what is a good location for my business. Review the potential customer base to assess that your city has a need or customers for this franchise. Even the most popular franchises have states that they are not successful in. The reasons why a specific franchised location can fail are plentiful. You need to analyze not only the franchised business itself, but review locations where you believe it has a more profitable opportunity.

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Last Reviewed: 2020

PostNet Franchise INFORMATION

Total Investment
$185,617 - $227,550
Franchise Fee
$35,000
Franchise agreement
Initial Term
15 Years
Renewal Term
15 Years
Franchise outlet growth
2013
694
2019
198
Ongoing fees
Royalty
5.0%
ad fees
2.0%
# of franchised outlets
198

ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS

Does this opportunity provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 135 hours. This includes 72 hours of classroom training, 63 hours of on-the-job training, and 0 hours of online training. In their FDD they outline who's in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.


Online 0
On-the-Job 63
Classroom 72
Total 135

Does this opportunity offer Territory Rights?

PostNet offers territory protections. For an explanation of territory rights, unlock this franchise for important details.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes, PostNet offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more.


How long ago did PostNet begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1993. The average Shipping and Packaging franchise began franchising in 2004.


Do they offer lending options?

No, but you can click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.

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