The Marketing Department

  • The Marketing Department Worldwide
3 Chaddbury Lane
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
  • (484) 266-0812
  • (484) 266-0812 (Fax)

Our unique concept is introducing a revolutionary new way to bring Madison Avenue quality marketing and advertising to Main Street. The Marketing Department is the nation's first full-service marketing and advertising agency in a high-profiled retail environment, focusing exclusively on the 30 million small-to-medium businesses in the US. _x000D_
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We also have an office version starting at $19,900. We have a partnership with Regus and we have 1,100 office locations in 85 counties ready to open immediately!

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 2008

Franchising Since: 2010

Operating Units

Franchised Units 4 80.0%
Company-Owned Units 1 20.0%
Total Operating Units 5 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 5 100.0% In 2 States
Canada 0 0.0% In 0 Provinces
International 0 0.0% In 0 Foreign Countries
Total 5 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

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

North American Unit Density

Density Units
Pennsylvania 4
Texas 1

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, Alberta

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member No
CFA Member No
Franchisee Association? No
Size of Corporate Staff 10
Site Selection
Assistance
Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance Yes
Financial Assistance Yes, Indirect

Marketing Support

Co-Op Advertising Yes
National Advertising No
Regional Advertising No
Local Advertising No
Marketing Materials Brochures, Catalogs
Additional Services: Grand Opening, In-House Marketing, Marketing Research

Ongoing Support

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

Training

On-Site 3 - 5 Days
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Financial Requirements

Investment

Minimum Net Worth $100K
Cash Investment $20K
Total Investment $20K
Average Total Investment $20K

Fees

Initial Franchise Fee $19.9K
Average Franchise Fee $19K
On-Going Royalty 5.5
Average Royalty 5%
Advertising Fee 1.5

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees 2
Average Number of Part-Time Employees 2
Space Needs (in square feet) None
Preferred Site Types Not Applicable
Encourages Conversions Yes
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? No
Listed in the SBA Registry? No
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Franchisee Qualifications

Financial Net Worth 3
General Business Experience 4
Specific Industry Experience 3
Formal Education 4
Psychological Profile 4
Personal Interviews 5
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Terms of Contract

Term of Initial Contract 10
Term of Renewal Period 5
Passive Ownership? Allowed, but discouraged
Area Development
Agreements?
Yes, for 5 years
Sub-Franchisor
Contracts?
No
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? No
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months 25
USA Yes, All United States
Canada Yes, All Canada
Overseas Yes, All Countries
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