1. What makes the FlipFlop Dogs franchise opportunity unique?
2. What are the proven attributes to success that FlipFlop Dogs looks for in a potential franchisee?
FlipFlop® Dogs gives you a unique opportunity to set up, develop and own a profitable business while having the support of a devoted management team who will be there for you every step of the way. FlipFlop Dogs has business advantages, such as our operations are “cash flow positive” with customers paying in advance. In addition to keeping overhead to a minimum, working from home allows you to be up and operating in weeks instead of months. With FlipFlop, we want you, the franchise, to focus on operating your business. We provide our franchises with our state-of-the-art Customer Call Center to answer all of the phone and email inquiries, and schedule appointments. Your customer inquiries will always be answered quickly and accurately, creating an exceptional first impression.
If you are a dog lover and believe your next endeavor could be with FlipFlop Dogs, then the next step is to see if we are a good fit! Click here to fill out a franchise application form to speak with our team about a franchising opportunity in your territory.
3. What is the initial franchise fee?
A dog lover – that goes without saying – but we are also looking for enthusiastic communicators with the ambition to grow a successful business. The ideal franchisee should obtain these qualities:
- Assertive self starters with a strong desire to succeed
- The drive to start a business and the endurance to see it through
- The ability to connect and to communicate well with customers
- Have excellent customer service skills
- Have great time management skills
- Willing and able to follow a process
4. What are the minimum financial requirements?
The initial franchise fee is $37,500.
5. Do you ever offer discounts on the franchising fees?
FlipFlop Dogs requires the prospect to have a strong credit score, and a minimum of $50,000 in liquid assets and $120,000 net worth.
6. Does FlipFlop Dogs offer financing?
Yes, we offer discounts to honorably discharged veterans. FlipFlop Dogs is proud to be a VetFran member of the International Franchise Assocation and offer a 25% discount to those that served. Please visit here
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7. Can anyone become a FlipFlop Dog franchise owner?
FlipFlop Dogs currently offers third party financing through Benetrends, who specializes in franchise financing. View their website to learn more about how they can help you finance by clicking here.
8. What type of training and support do you offer your franchisees?
The FlipFlop Dogs franchise opportunity is not for everyone. We have a selective process to make sure that this franchise is the right fit for both you and our brand. If you have the skills and drive, you can reach your financial and lifestyle goals as a FlipFlop Dogs franchise owner. If you like what you have learned about our business model and have what it takes to be a successful FlipFlop Dogs franchisee, please contact us at (800) 710.1740 x106 or fill out a form here
9. What’s the benefit of using a franchise?
After the franchise agreement has been signed, you will have the benefit to attend our initial training program. Our well-established and successful franchise model has been carefully developed. Our support is not limited to the launching of your business. We have a franchise development template designed to assist you for the life of your business that is supported by a dedicated executive team with over 66 years of combined experience in the pet industry.
10. What are pet care service trends?
Using a franchise allows you to have a brand behind the name along with the most effective training and best practices. With FlipFlop Dogs, you already have an established management team and successful franchises in place. You will also have a devoted Call Center, which allows you to focus on operating your business knowing that your customer inquiries are answered quickly and accurately. You will be set up with a marketing start-up kit, with tested and proven marketing material for you to build and sustain your business. Not to mention, you will already have brand awareness in your area.
The pet care industry is not seasonal or price sensitive. With holidays, vacations, business trips and many weekend getaways, your customers use our service year round. The total U.S. Pet Market expenditures have steadily increased since 1994, and projected to reach $55.53 billion by the end of this year. Pet care industry is considered to be one of the fast growing industries. Pet care services are recession proof because of families willingness to consider their dog as family. They continue to spend money on their pet’s wellbeing during rough times.
Any questions we haven’t answered? Please contact us at by phone at (800) 710.1740×106 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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