Postal Connections Franchise Information

More than a pack and ship store, this business sells a wide variety of products and services. Using a proprietary e-commerce system, stores sell online offering low prices and convenience. Our retail stores target community households and small businesses seeking to save time and get “back office” support. Our system is flexible enabling franchisees to expand with new product lines and incorporate other businesses into the store. Compared to others, we are among the lowest initial investment and royalty.

Training
Training starts the moment you become a franchisee. It begins with a visit by our Franchisor-Owner who reviews start up manuals, business projections, site selection, and financing sources. A new store marketing plan and materials is reviewed with you. Training continues in 2 personalized sessions: a 5-day live action session in our regional training store; and a 4-day session in your store as it opens. Our regional trainers are the top franchisees in sales nationwide. Throughout our franchise relationship training continues with online materials, personal visits, and phone contact.
  
Qualifications 
Our business is a people business for owners who like to solve others needs with service.To start you fill out an application. You’ll need $40,000 to $60,000 in liquid capital if you are financing the initial investment. We look for a FICO credit score of 660. You need to be a citizen or have the appropriate U.S. visa. Having business or sales experience is helpful to owning a profitable store. We offer 50% off our franchise fee to veterans with an honorable discharge or still on active or reserve. Go to our online application at: www.postalconnections.com/apply-now/ 
 
More than a Pack & Ship Store
Postal Connections stores are community service centers where new products and services are frequently added. Fully tested new products are offered to franchisees and we enable franchisees to expand the business with local opportunities.

Our operations flexibility has enabled franchisees to merge Postal Connections with other business lines such as accounting services, computer repair, U-Haul® rentals, printer cartridge sales, online sales assistance, curios and gifts, etc.

If you are interested in a larger investment than a single store we offer an Area Development Program that includes a significant discount on your first location. We currently have three area franchise operations. Additionally, we offer a multiple store discount and several of our frnahcisees are multiple store owners.

A Business with Thousands of Potential Customers Daily

Postal Connections Express is a pack, ship and print service center inside the world’s largest retailer’s super centers. This is a lower initial investment opportunity that reaches millions of customers with convenient one-stop shopping assistance. 

Business Established: 1996
Franchising Since: 1999
Franchised Units: 42
Company Owned Units: N/A
Start-up Cost: $40,000 to $60,000
Total Investment: $59,600 to $139,900
Veteran Hired Since 2011: N/A
Veteran Owned Units: 10
Related Categories
Package Preparation/Shipment/Mail Service
Printing/Photocopying Services
Business Services

Vetfran Incentives

We offer a 50% discount off the franchise fee for veterans of standard store model ($12,450 off fee of $24,900). We offer a 25% discount off the franchise fee for veterans of the Postal Connections Express model ($2,500 of the fee of $10,000).