HobbyTown USA Franchise

Toy, hobby and game retailer

Join a successful franchise
The HobbyTown USA team has developed a business plan that has proven successful over the last twenty years. When you sign up as a HobbyTown USA franchise owner, we give you operational training from our expert staff, provide you with services that would not be cost-effective as an independent business owner and offer national brand recognition with the HobbyTown USA name.
"The hobby industry has seen many exciting changes over the last two decades and it continues to grow, but one thing remains constant, HobbyTown USA continues to offer our customers a wide variety of hobby products that provide hours of family entertainment for very little investment."

* Join the HobbyTown USA team and enjoy these benefits: The most recognized and trusted name in the hobby industry

* Financing assistance after the agreement is executed

* Site location and lease negotiation assistance

* Comprehensive store layout and design services

* On-site training and opening assistance

* Complete pre-opening and operations manuals

* Ongoing business support from the home office

* Point of purchase and inventory computer program and 24/7 technical support

* Customizable store website

* Marketing support

* Discount product purchase program and national buying power

* Annual franchise convention with educational seminars and trade show
HobbyTown USA was founded on a dream to help men and women become successful owners of a hobby store. After thirty years in business, over 170 individuals have succeeded in living the HobbyTown USA dream.

The one-time initial fee on your first unit is $20,000 ($15,000 franchise fee + $5,000 turnkey fee), the franchise fee is $5,000 on subsequent units.

Veteran Incentives  $10,000 off franchise fee

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How much does it cost to open a HobbyTown USA Franchise?

The investment required to open a HobbyTown USA Franchise is between $199,500-$374,000. There is an initial franchise fee of $20,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the HobbyTown USA name.

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    10 years
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When did the first HobbyTown USA open? 1969
When did HobbyTown USA start Franchising? 1986

United States: Nationwide

International: Canada,

Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee No No
Startup Costs No No
Equipment No No
Inventory No No
Accounts Receivable No No
Payroll No No

On-The-Job Training: 40 hours
Classroom Training: 40 hours

Purchasing Co-ops
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security/Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software

Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social media
Email marketing
Loyalty program/app

5% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 4

Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (95% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at HobbyTown USA Franchise, may vary on factors like location, size etc., On the other side as a business owner your goals to maintain the quality of service while streaming sales high and expenses low. As any other franchise may include rent/mortgage, staffing/family, inventory supplies, utilities, administrative costs vise vera. Location to location and seasons the months costs may vary. Most franchises start up costs are typically fixed and they will cover most of the initial operating costs like signage, furniture, decoration and renovations.

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HobbyTown USA

HobbyTown USA

HobbyTown USA
1133 Libra Dr.
Lincoln, NE


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