Mitex vs BedBug Chasers Franchise Comparison

Below is an in-depth analysis and side-by-side comparison of Mitex vs BedBug Chasers including start-up costs and fees, business experience requirements, training & support and financing options.

Start-Up Costs and Fees

 
Mitex Franchise
BedBug Chasers Franchise
Investment N/A $99,425 - $143,550
Franchise Fee N/A $25,000
Royalty Fee - 6%
Advertising Fee - -
Year Founded - 2008
Year Franchised - 2012
Term Of Agreement - 5 years
Term Of Agreement - 5 years
Renewal Fee - -


Business Experience Requirements

 
Mitex Franchise
BedBug Chasers Franchise
Experience - -

Financing Options

 
Mitex Franchise
BedBug Chasers Franchise
  In-House/3rd Party In-House/3rd Party
Franchise Fees -/- -/-
Start-up Costs -/- -/-
Equipment -/- -/-
Inventory -/- -/-
Receivables -/- -/-
Payroll -/- -/-

Training & Support

 
Mitex Franchise
BedBug Chasers Franchise
Training -

Available at headquarters: 1 week.

At franchisee's location: 1 week.

Support -

Newsletter, Toll-free phone line, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations

Marketing -

Ad slicks, National media

Operations - -

Expansion Plans

 
Mitex Franchise
BedBug Chasers Franchise
US Expansion - Yes
Canada Expansion - -
International Expansion - Yes

Start-Up Costs and Fees Mobile

Investment
Mitex Franchise
N/A
BedBug Chasers Franchise
$99,425 - $143,550
Franchise Fee
Mitex Franchise
N/A
BedBug Chasers Franchise
$25,000
Royalty Fee
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
6%
Advertising Fee
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
-
Year Founded
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
2008
Year Franchised
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
2012
Term Of Agreement
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
5 years
Renewal Fee
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
-


Business Experience Requirements

Experience
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
-

Financing Options

  In-House/3rd Party
Franchise Fees
Mitex Franchise
-/-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
-/-
Start-up Costs
Mitex Franchise
-/-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
-/-
Equipment
Mitex Franchise
-/-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
-/-
Inventory
Mitex Franchise
-/-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
-/-
Receivables
Mitex Franchise
-/-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
-/-
Payroll
Mitex Franchise
-/-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
-/-

Training & Support

Training
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise

Available at headquarters: 1 week.

At franchisee's location: 1 week.

Support
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise

Newsletter, Toll-free phone line, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations

Marketing
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise

Ad slicks, National media

Operations
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
-

Expansion Plans

US Expansion
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
Yes
Canada Expansion
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
-
International Expansion
Mitex Franchise
-
BedBug Chasers Franchise
Yes

Company Overviews

About Mitex

We are the pioneers and by far # 1 in Mattress Hygienic. MITex offers two concepts: Mattress Cleaning and DRY Extension Carpet Cleaning. Both Systems are very effective and could be worked seperate or in combination.

About BedBug Chasers

In 2008 we realized that the number of bed bug infestations was sharply increasing throughout the United States and that traditional pest control methods, which involved using multiple, potentially dangerous, chemical applications, were ineffective in eliminating these insects. As such, we set out to develop a solution that would effectively and efficiently eradicate the bed bug epidemic without further polluting the environment or endangering humanity. The Problem: The Bed Bug Problem World travel and international commerce has led to the infiltration of insects into North America from other parts of the world. One of the biggest and most prolific problems over the past decade has been bed bugs. The bed bug epidemic is nationwide with all 50 States reporting bed bug infestations. Bed bug infestations across North America have grown 500% in five years and are found in every type of living space from houses to hospitals, colleges to cruise ships. What makes the BedBug Chasers franchise unique? Patents and Technology:BedBugGuyBedBug Chasers business uses a specialized accelerated electric convective heat process along with our proprietary equipment to create an environment that destroys all stages of bedbugs resulting in peace of mind and a hassle-free experience for customers. This is a mobile business offering service and maintenance programs to hotels, hospitals, military bases, airlines, train lines, theatres, property management companies, cruise lines, nursing homes, hostels, dormitories, homes or any other location where people stay for an extended period of time. A BedBug Chasers business can also provide subcontracting services to pest control companies. Strategic Partnerships:BedBug Chasers works with several national and regional companies in order to deliver high-quality equipment, systems and operating processes to be used in the franchised business. Marketing and Business Development Programs: Proven and effective referral programs, dedicated lead generation systems and focused marketing programs for local market business development. Our secondary market is providing bed bug elimination services directly to residential and commercial customers such as: - Home owners - State and local housing - Retail establishments - College dormitories - Theatres - Cruise ships - Health care providers - Building/Property managers - Commercial properties / Offices - Hotels - Military bases - Airlines -Prisons -  Hospitals and Nursing Homes.

If you purchase multiple franchises at the time you sign your Franchise Agreement each additional franchises can be purchased for a reduced price of $20,000 each.