The most commonly asked question that we receive is - what are the steps in setting up a franchise? The short answer is that you will need a good team of people to help you with each of the steps set out below. The first step is deciding if you should move ahead with the idea at all.

Step 1 - Determine if your business is ready for franchising: • Is the business well established? • Is there potential for expansion? • The business needs to be thoroughly market tested and proven to be successful. • Is the business adequately differentiated from its competitors? • Are systems in place to allow it to be duplicated? Each Franchised business can’t rely on you personally in order to operate successfully. • Is your business profitable? • Can the average Franchisee make a good return on their investment after paying Franchise fees