Aero Colours

  • Aero-Colours, Inc.
128 S. Tryon St., # 900
Charlotte, NC 28202
  • (800) 275-5200 / (615) 337-5630
  • (952) 942-0628 (Fax)

AERO COLOURS is an exclusive mobile automotive paint repair process, providing service to dealerships, fleet operations and individual vehicle owners. Our solid support system, complemented by our industry-leading training, allows our franchisees to provide unmatched service. We will show you how to operate, market and grow your own business.

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 1985

Franchising Since: 1993

Operating Units

Franchised Units 32 100.0%
Company-Owned Units 0 0.0%
Total Operating Units 32 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 46 95.8% In 28 States
Canada 0 0.0% In 0 Provinces
International 2 4.2% In 0 Foreign Countries
Total 48 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

Multi-Unit Operators N/A
Franchises Owned by Multi-Unit Operators N/A

North American Unit Density

Density Units
California 55
Texas 24
Florida 14

Registered in the following Registration States

California, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, District of Columbia

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member Yes
CFA Member No
Franchisee Association? Yes, is a member
Size of Corporate Staff 5
Site Selection
Assistance
N/A
Lease Negotiation Assistance N/A
Financial Assistance Yes, Direct

Marketing Support

Co-Op Advertising No
National Advertising No
Regional Advertising No
Local Advertising No
Marketing Materials Ad Slicks, Brochures, Radio Ads, Videos
Additional Services: In-House Marketing, Online Extranet, Press Releases

Ongoing Support

Central Data Processing Included
Central Purchasing Included
Field Operation Evaluation Included
Field Training Included
Initial Store Opening Included
Inventory Control N/A
Franchisee Newsletter Included
Regional or National Meetings Included
800 Telephone Hotline Included

Training

Minneapolis, MN 10 Days
Territory 10 Days
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Financial Requirements

Investment

Minimum Net Worth $100K
Cash Investment $45K
Total Investment $59.9-69K
Average Total Investment $64K

Fees

Initial Franchise Fee $30K
Average Franchise Fee $30K
On-Going Royalty 7%
Average Royalty 7%
Advertising Fee 5% or $500/Mo.

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees 4-5
Average Number of Part-Time Employees 0
Space Needs (in square feet) N/A
Preferred Site Types
Other Site Types Allowed Warehouse (optional)
Encourages Conversions No
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? No
Listed in the SBA Registry? No
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Franchisee Qualifications

Financial Net Worth 5
General Business Experience 3
Specific Industry Experience 5
Formal Education 3
Psychological Profile 5
Personal Interviews 5
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Terms of Contract

Term of Initial Contract 10
Term of Renewal Period 10
Passive Ownership? Allowed, but discouraged
Area Development
Agreements?
No
Sub-Franchisor
Contracts?
Yes
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? Yes
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months 10
USA Yes, All United States
Canada Yes, All Canada
Overseas No
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