The UPS Store Franchise Review

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How much does a The UPS Store franchise cost?

The UPS Store has a franchise fee of up to $29,950, with a total initial investment range of $168,885 to $398,323.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $29,950
  • Total Investment: $168,885 to $398,323
  • Working Capital: $40,000 to $70,000
  • Royalty Fee: 5%

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How much does a The UPS Store franchise make?

Franchise profits depend on a number of variables, including local demand for your product, labor costs, commercial lease rates and several other factors. Typically, franchise profits are proportionate to the size of investment. We can help you figure out how much money you can make by reviewing your personal situation. Please unlock this franchise for more information.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2015 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 4668 franchised The UPS Store locations in the USA.

Are there any The UPS Store franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2015 FDD data, The UPS Store has franchise locations in 50 states plus DC. The largest region is the South with 1823 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2015

The UPS Store is graded based on our most recent research.

The UPS Store Franchise Stats

Total Investment

$168,885 - $398,323
Franchise Fee

$29,950
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
4384
2017
4669
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
5.0%
Ad Fees
3.5%
# of Franchised Outlets

4342

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 212 hours. This includes 80 hours of classroom training, 92 hours of on-the-job training, and 40 hours of online training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 40
On-the-Job 92
Classroom 80
Total 212

Do they offer Territory Rights?

The UPS Store does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they provide Veteran or First Responder Discounts?

Yes, unlock to find out the amount of the discount.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 2003. The average Shipping and Packaging franchise began franchising in 2004.

Do they offer financing support?

Yes, you can also click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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