Metropolitan Movers vs Pax Franchise Comparison

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

Start-Up Costs and Fees

 
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
Pax Franchise
Investment $55,500 - $250,000 $171,400 - $239,850
Franchise Fee $29,500 $150,000
Royalty Fee 7.5% 8%
Advertising Fee 3% 1%
Year Founded 2010 2008
Year Franchised 2013 2017
Term Of Agreement - -
Term Of Agreement - -
Renewal Fee - -


Business Experience Requirements

 
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
Pax Franchise
Experience - -

Financing Options

 
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
Pax Franchise
  In-House/3rd Party In-House/3rd Party
Franchise Fees Yes/- -/Yes
Start-up Costs -/Yes -/Yes
Equipment -/Yes -/Yes
Inventory -/Yes -/Yes
Receivables -/Yes -/Yes
Payroll -/Yes -/Yes

Training & Support

 
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
Pax Franchise
Training On-The-Job Training: 20 hours Classroom Training: 30 hours On-The-Job Training: 65 hours Classroom Training: 53 hours
Support - Toll-Free Line Online Support Site Selection
Marketing - Co-op Advertising Ad Templates National Media Regional Advertising Social media SEO Website development Email marketing
Operations

To provide all services in accordance with Metropolitan Movers standards and procedures

Number of Employees Required to Run: 4 - 6

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Expansion Plans

 
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
Pax Franchise
US Expansion - Yes
Canada Expansion Yes -
International Expansion - Yes

Start-Up Costs and Fees Mobile

Investment
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
$55,500 - $250,000
Pax Franchise
$171,400 - $239,850
Franchise Fee
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
$29,500
Pax Franchise
$150,000
Royalty Fee
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
7.5%
Pax Franchise
8%
Advertising Fee
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
3%
Pax Franchise
1%
Year Founded
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
2010
Pax Franchise
2008
Year Franchised
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
2013
Pax Franchise
2017
Term Of Agreement
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-
Pax Franchise
-
Renewal Fee
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-
Pax Franchise
-


Business Experience Requirements

Experience
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-
Pax Franchise
-

Financing Options

  In-House/3rd Party
Franchise Fees
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
Yes/-
Pax Franchise
-/Yes
Start-up Costs
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-/Yes
Pax Franchise
-/Yes
Equipment
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-/Yes
Pax Franchise
-/Yes
Inventory
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-/Yes
Pax Franchise
-/Yes
Receivables
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-/Yes
Pax Franchise
-/Yes
Payroll
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-/Yes
Pax Franchise
-/Yes

Training & Support

Training
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
On-The-Job Training: 20 hours Classroom Training: 30 hours
Pax Franchise
On-The-Job Training: 65 hours Classroom Training: 53 hours
Support
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-
Pax Franchise
Toll-Free Line Online Support Site Selection
Marketing
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-
Pax Franchise
Co-op Advertising Ad Templates National Media Regional Advertising Social media SEO Website development Email marketing
Operations
Metropolitan Movers Franchise

To provide all services in accordance with Metropolitan Movers standards and procedures

Number of Employees Required to Run: 4 - 6

Pax Franchise
-

Expansion Plans

US Expansion
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-
Pax Franchise
Yes
Canada Expansion
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
Yes
Pax Franchise
-
International Expansion
Metropolitan Movers Franchise
-
Pax Franchise
Yes

Company Overviews

About Metropolitan Movers

Metropolitan Movers, the Consumer's Choice Winner for 2012 has been a leader in providing full service and customized moving services to families and companies big and small. Recently Metropolitan Movers moved over 15,000 Canadians into new homes and this does not include the vast number of commercial moves we carried out. We understand how stressful a move can be and provide our clients fast and reliable service and the security of knowing that their movers are properly insured and licensed. We privide:
 *A professional head office team with over 10 years experience in the moving industry in North America
 * A 1-Week initial intensive training course in the Metropolitan Movers moving rules and procedures
 *A comprehensive Training and Operations Manual
 *A well-established and growing franchise network in Ontario
 *An easy to run business opportunity with a proven track-record of success and profitability within the first 6 months of operation
 *Prime markets and locations still available
 *Exclusive and protected territory
 *Opening marketing materials plus other branded materials for your local marketing efforts
 *A marketing-driven Brand
 *Proprietary marketing system that sends you business from day 1 of operations!
 *Dedicated franchisee website section promoting your franchise location
 If this sounds like the type of business that would interest you, please contact us.

Veteran Incentives  10% off franchise fee

About Pax

PAX is a fast-growing transportation provider in a market thirsty for consistent experience across different territories. PAX’s unique franchise model is the first in its industry, allowing us to set ultra-competitive rates and spread faster than other business of our size. Hundreds of commercial airports in the US and many more abroad; we are just starting - a huge untapped opportunity for new franchisees.