Play N Trade Franchise

New & used video games


Play N Trade is a complete solution that meets an important need in our society; ecology and economy. In a society where everything is changing at a breakneck speed, Play N Trade gives a second life to your electronic devices, video games and more. As an investment into Play n Trade we know that an important part of our brand and for today’s consumer the experience is more important than ever before. That is why we are continuously improving our store look, technology platforms, services and product mix.
If you are committed to developing a company that offers a unique shopping experience in the world of entertainment, you’ve found what you’re looking for!

Play N Trade is the most comprehensive solution on the market. It offers a diversified source of income such as rent, sale, trade in electronics and video games, a games room, inter-store transfers, online sales and repair for consoles and portable electronics. Our concept is evolving. The arrival of digital distribution is expected and fit perfectly with our concept of trade-in Entertainment.






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How much does it cost to open a Play N Trade Franchise?

The estimated investment required to open a Play N Trade Franchise is between $144,500-$276,000. There is an initial franchise fee of $27,000-$30,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Play N Trade name.

Individual Unit Costs

  • Initial Investment:
    $144,500-$276,000
  • Initial Franchise Fee:
    $27,000-$30,000
  • Royalty Fee:
    5%
  • Advertising Fee:
    2%local + 1%Nat'l
  • Term of Agreement:
    10 years



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Play N Trade News & Press Releases

When did the first Play N Trade open? 2001
When did Play N Trade start Franchising? 2003

Year U.S.A. Canada International Corporate
2008 237 1 0 1
2007 134 0 0 0
2006 31 0 0 0
2005 12 0 0 0
2004 4 0 0 0
2003 3 0 0 0
Year U.S.A.
2008 237
2007 134
2006 31
2005 12
2004 4
2003 3
Year Canada
2008 1
2007 0
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
Year International
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
Year Corporate
2008 1
2007 0
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee Yes No
Startup Costs No Yes
Equipment No Yes
Inventory No Yes
Accounts Receivable No Yes
Payroll No Yes

Training
* Complete all the online training courses.
* Read your daily emails that include tips and updates five days a week.
* Attend the regular companywide conference calls which we typically hold twice per month. These calls are also recorded for your convenience.
* Attend the training sessions at our Support Center in San Clemente CA. (approx nine days)
* Work in a high volume store where you can learn from a successful veteran.

Support
You will start by working with a franchise development professional who will guide you through the investigative and financing process. Once you are on board as a franchisee, you will begin working with our real estate department and guide you through the site selection process and negotiating your lease. You will be provided a checklist of items to get your store open. We will track your time to opening and will make sure that you are connected with the appropriate vendors at the right times to support you in your ordering, grand opening, Point of Sale training, and set up of your business accounts. We have support personnel at our office six days a week to answer your calls and emails.

Your income potential as a Play N Trade 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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Play N Trade

Play N Trade

Play N Trade Franchise Inc.
131 Calle Iglesia, Suite 200
San Clemente, CA
92762

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