Established in South Africa over 20 years ago, Minuteman Press is South Africa’s premier printing, marketing and design franchise. With high demand products and services, a proven business model and a support office Sandton, Gauteng; you too can take advantage of this unique franchise system.
Initial fee: R45 500 US$ (Included in Set-up cost)
Set-up cost: From R950 000 – R1.3m
Total Investment: Can range from R1,000,000 to R1,300,000 when leasing the equipment. There are financing options available for qualified buyers that may put the initial investment in the R800,000 to R900,000 range.
Royalty fee: 6% of turnover
Marketing fee: None
- Eastern Cape
- Western Cape
- Kwa-Zulu Natal
- Northern Cape
- Free State
- North West
- Other (in Africa)
Minute Man Press’ training program covers all aspects of owning and operating a successful centre. Their system has been continually refined and improved over the past 40 years. They’ll cover all aspects of the business from marketing to management and pricing. They have also developed proprietary business management and pricing software that is regarded as the best in the industry. This software, known as FLEX, enables you to track all your marketing efforts, customer spending habits, pricing, and workflow.
Once the training school is completed, one of our representatives from your local regional office will continue your training on-site.
Something that makes Minuteman Press unique in franchising is the ongoing support that they provide to their owners. They have local meetings, an international convention, marketing campaigns, internet advertising programs, and a monthly magazine. But above all, they support our owners through 28 regional support offices strategically situated throughout the world. Each office is staffed with a vice president and marketing representatives. You will have a familiar face in your region who will assist you on-site. These field representatives are full-time employees of Minuteman Press whose sole responsibility is to help owners in your region build their businesses. They believe in building a real relationship with our owners, and our local support team is always available to offer advice and lend a helping hand. Our goal is to make you as successful as possible, as quickly as possible, and to continually work with you to grow your business.
Minute Man also handle all of the area research, location finding, and lease negotiations on your behalf—all of which are subject to your as well as our approval—before they enter into business. Your location is one of the most important aspects of going into business; Minute Man only put a Minuteman Press centre in a location or area that they believe has the most potential for your business to grow.
An ideal Minuteman Press franchisee should be outgoing, hardworking and highly motivated with a high regard for service excellence and the ability to follow systems. Prior experience in the printing industry is not required.
Minuteman Press is a complete marketing service provider that has helped businesses grow for more than 40 years. They have developed a unique business model that offers services and products that every business needs for its daily operations, as well as for its marketing and advertising efforts. Prior experience is not necessary to own and operate a successful Minuteman Press franchise. Our owners are businesspeople who are alert to the needs of their local business community and can enjoy a long-term repeat relationship with their clients by providing outstanding quality and service.
Started in 1973 by Roy Titus and his son Bob, Minuteman Press has grown to nearly 1,000 locations. Today, Minuteman Press is still a family owned and operated franchise that invests in its owners by providing unmatched franchise support and continually enhancing its business model to be more efficient and more profitable.
If you’re looking for a business that offers normal business hours, a wide variety of business services, and unparalleled support, then please continue reading and learn how you, too, can have the opportunity to secure your financial future while helping businesses achieve their goals.
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