Metal Supermarkets Franchise

Wholesale & retail metal supplier

With no national competition, Metal Supermarkets is poised for rapid growth in the small quantity metals industry. With solid systems and processes in place,
Metal Supermarkets has proven itself to be an outstanding business opportunity for individuals seeking a B2B niche business.

As a Metal Supermarkets franchisee, you will supply industrial metals cut to any size, delivered from your extensive stocks, with no minimum order. The Metal Supermarkets business truly occupies a niche in the market, providing exactly what the customer wants, when they want it and how they want it. Through the implementation of our business model and system, you will provide businesses and individual customers with an unparalleled service.

As part of the Metal Supermarkets franchise system, you will enjoy the following benefits:
 * Use of our highly recognized trademark and business system

 * Professional training in the implementation of our business model and system in your protected territory
 * Access to our preferred provider network
 * Ongoing guidance and support in the operation of your Metal Supermarkets franchise
 * Marketing support including sales and referrals from our website

The total investment necessary to begin operation of a Metal
Supermarkets franchised business is from $216,500 to $403,000. This
includes $57,500 that must be paid to the franchisor or their

If you enter into a development agreement to establish multiple Metal
Supermarkets stores, the development fee (which is paid instead of the
initial franchise fees that would be due for those stores) is $39,500
for the first store, $25,000 for the second store, and $15,000 for the
third and each store after that.

Seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.A, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Canada, Mexico, South America 

Veteran Incentives  $5,000 off franchise fee

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How much does it cost to open a Metal Supermarkets Franchise?

The investment required to open a Metal Supermarkets Franchise is between $228,500-$437,000. There is an initial franchise fee of $39,500 which grants you the license to run a business under the Metal Supermarkets name.

Individual Unit Costs

  • Initial Investment:
  • Initial Franchise Fee:
  • Royalty Fee:
  • Advertising Fee:
  • Term of Agreement:
    10 years
  • Renewal Fee:

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When did the first Metal Supermarkets open? 1985
When did Metal Supermarkets start Franchising? 1987

International: Australia,New Zealand, Canada, Middle East, Western Europe,

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


On-The-Job Training: 120 hours
Classroom Training: 60 hours

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

Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social media
Website development
Email marketing

International franchisees required to buy multiple units/master licenses; 10% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 3 - 5

Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (100% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Outgoing personality with a willingness to work hard to succeed
  • Ability to multitask and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Can effectively delegate and manage employees
  • Understands that building a business does not happen overnight
  • Willingness to work hard in order to achieve mid- to long-term meaningful financial rewards, versus short-term "home runs"

  • Your income potential as a Metal Supermarkets Franchise entrepreneur depends vastly on many factors. As an entrepreneur, the goals to achieve are related to expanding sales while lowering your operation costs and increasing the quality of your products and or services. Each month your operating costs can include royalty fees, mortgage / rent, supplies for products, staffing, utilities, bookwork, stationary and other items. From one month to the next, you may find your costs fluctuate, but your up-front costs are, for the most part, fixed and they will cover most of the initial setup of equipment, signage and renovations.

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    Metal Supermarkets

    Metal Supermarkets

    Metal Supermarkets International
    520 Abilene Dr., 2nd Fl.
    Mississauga, ON
    L5T 2H7


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