Navis Pack & Ship Centers vs GlobalTranz Franchise Comparison

Below is an in-depth analysis and side-by-side comparison of Navis Pack & Ship Centers vs GlobalTranz including start-up costs and fees, business experience requirements, training & support and financing options.

Start-Up Costs and Fees

 
Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
GlobalTranz Franchise
Investment $91,800 - $178,500 $22,300 - $40,000
Franchise Fee $32,500 $12,500 - $20,000
Royalty Fee 5% -
Advertising Fee - -
Year Founded 1980 -
Year Franchised 1984 -
Term Of Agreement 10 years -
Term Of Agreement 10 years -
Renewal Fee $7.5K -


Business Experience Requirements

 
Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
GlobalTranz Franchise
Experience
  • General business experience
  • Marketing skills
  • -

    Financing Options

     
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    GlobalTranz Franchise
      In-House/3rd Party In-House/3rd Party
    Franchise Fees No/Yes -/-
    Start-up Costs No/Yes -/-
    Equipment No/Yes -/-
    Inventory No/Yes -/-
    Receivables No/Yes -/-
    Payroll No/Yes -/-

    Training & Support

     
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    Training 7 weeks total including 1 week at an operating location -
    Support Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives -
    Marketing Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising -
    Operations International franchisees required to buy multiple units/master licenses; 0% 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)

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    Expansion Plans

     
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    US Expansion - Yes
    Canada Expansion No -
    International Expansion Yes -

    Start-Up Costs and Fees Mobile

    Investment
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    $91,800 - $178,500
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    $22,300 - $40,000
    Franchise Fee
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    $32,500
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    $12,500 - $20,000
    Royalty Fee
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    5%
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -
    Advertising Fee
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    -
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -
    Year Founded
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    1980
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -
    Year Franchised
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    1984
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -
    Term Of Agreement
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    10 years
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -
    Renewal Fee
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    $7.5K
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -


    Business Experience Requirements

    Experience
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise

  • General business experience
  • Marketing skills
  • GlobalTranz Franchise
    -

    Financing Options

      In-House/3rd Party
    Franchise Fees
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    No/Yes
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -/-
    Start-up Costs
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    No/Yes
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -/-
    Equipment
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    No/Yes
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -/-
    Inventory
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    No/Yes
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -/-
    Receivables
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    No/Yes
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -/-
    Payroll
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    No/Yes
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -/-

    Training & Support

    Training
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    7 weeks total including 1 week at an operating location
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -
    Support
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -
    Marketing
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -
    Operations
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    International franchisees required to buy multiple units/master licenses; 0% 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)

    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -

    Expansion Plans

    US Expansion
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    -
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    Yes
    Canada Expansion
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    No
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -
    International Expansion
    Navis Pack & Ship Centers Franchise
    Yes
    GlobalTranz Franchise
    -

    Company Overviews

    About Navis Pack & Ship Centers

    Marvin L. Storm founded Navis Pack & Ship Centers in 2000 as part of a packaging and shipping franchise system with Handle With Care Packaging Stores. Navis Pack & Ship Centers provide parcel shipping, custom packaging and crating, pick-up and delivery service, and packaging and shipping supplies.

    By late 2002, franchising had focused on Navis Pack & Ship Centers. Parent company Navis Logistics Network maintains a nationwide network of Handle With Care and Navis Pack & Ship franchised locations.

    About GlobalTranz

    Globaltranz offers you the ability to market DHL and Carrierrate.com in your territory that you purchase. DHL is the nation's 3rd largest small package carrier. DHL has enabled Globaltranz rights to market its services throughout the United States.Globaltranz also offers you the ability to market its sister company's website Carrierrate.com. Carrierrate.com is an online freight shipping solution/software that companies use to manage their freight. You will receive incredible carrier prices we have established and will only be charged a small royalty on top of them. Think about walking into a business and offering the owner rates from DHL that beat UPS and FEDEX and also offering a 'Travelocity'like experience when they ship their freight.