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Introducing the Image360 Sign Franchise Opportunity
Join a Proven Sign and Graphics Franchise That Gets Results
Why Choose an Image 360 Sign Franchise?
Image360 provides customers with a variety of digital print imaging and sign-making services. Each center can create full-color graphics such as architectural signage, special-event signage, real estate signage and vehicle signage.
Every local business needs to promote their brand and inform or direct their customers. In the U.S. alone, there are an estimated 30.2 million small and mid-sized businesses, which represents a huge opportunity for the right sign franchise.
Image360 Centers are uniquely positioned to meet those business needs. Businesses will find the digital and print graphics, signage and displays they require in one convenient location. As an Image360 franchisee, you’ll be well positioned to provide everything from design and production to installation and service.Learn More
Strong Franchise Support
As the owner of an Image360 sign and graphics franchise, you’ll do it all — but you won’t do it alone. Our franchise owners benefit from the unsurpassed support provided by Alliance Franchise Brands — a world leader in marketing and visual communications.
“Whether it’s through job leads, material and process support, training or business strategy, the team at Alliance Franchise Brands has supported us every step of the way as we have grown our business,”says Gina Kazmerski, who owns the Image360 in Woodbury, MN.
Our Executive Team works hard to maintain a strong franchisor-franchisee relationship by being responsive and keeping open lines of communication.
We help you grow your customer base, negotiate vendor pricing, evaluate your equipment and make recommendations, provide you with exclusive programs to help you stand out from other print shops and help with back-end operations using the latest in web-based tools and support.
A Good Position in a Strong Industry
The $13 billion sign industry is booming, and Image360 is rapidly growing within that industry. We stay abreast of the latest digital trends both in business needs and behind the scenes so you can be sure your franchise is always ahead of the competitive edge. We have around 300 locations and are continuing to expand in the U.S. and Canada.
The Image360 team will show you how to network with other businesses in your community so you can establish your franchise as the go-to source for all their visual communications needs. You will help them design and brand their businesses
We offer opportunities for strong entrepreneurs, even those without industry experience, as well as strong programs to convert your independent print shop into an Image360 Center franchise conversion or add an Image360 Center to your existing print or non-print business.
A B2B franchise opportunity is a great way to achieve that elusive work-life balance that every working person dreams of. With Image360, your Center will be open 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, leaving your evenings and weekends free to spend with loved ones or pursuing favorite pastimes. You’re free to work on your business, too, but as your own boss, that decision is always up to you.
Startup Cost Requirements
Our startup investment ranges from $205,997 to $393,496.* Qualified franchise candidates need a net worth of $300,000 and a minimum liquidity of $150,000.
The franchise fee is $40,000, and we offer a 25% discount off that fee to qualifying veterans.
Image360 has relationships with third-party sources that offer financing to cover startup costs, equipment and inventory.
*For a new franchise. Startup costs vary for add-on (available only in the U.S.) and conversion models. For a detailed breakdown of startup costs, see Item 7 of our U.S. Franchise Disclosure Document or Section 6 of our Canadian Franchise Disclosure Document. Note that the IDB model is available in the U.S. only.
Image360 is a sign and graphics franchise with 35 years of success in a major industry that keeps growing. Learn about owning a stable and growing sign business opportunity with Image360 today.
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Read What Owners Say
“Whether it’s through job leads, material and process support, training, or business strategy, the team at Alliance Franchise Brands has supported us every step of the way as we have grown our business.”
— Gina Kazmerski, Owner, Image360 Woodbury, Minnesota
“The support I get as an Image360 franchise is top notch. The corporate staff is always responsive and ready to assist with anything we need help with. The marketing services alone are worth every cent I pay in royalties, and the equipment evaluations and recommendations, as well as the negotiated vendor pricing are merely gravy. I have owned a franchise in a different industry and know from experience that the franchisor-franchisee relationship can be contentious, but that is not the case with my Image360 franchise. I consider the headquarters staff to be an integral part of my team.”
— Howard Stovall, CEO, Image360 Lexington, Kentucky
“Being a member of the Image360 franchise group has been a great experience. As an owner with minimal sign and graphics experience, the network of members as well as the corporate office team has made my business much more successful than if I was an independent Center.”
— Adam Wodka, Owner, Image360 Manhattan Beach, California
“We found that the Image360 brand provided just the platform we needed to set ourselves apart from the average sign company.”
— Brian Meister, Owner, Image360 Lauderhill, Florida
As an independent, we hit a plateau. We wanted to take our business to the next level and thought it was the opportunity we had been seeking. We joined Image360 in August of 2013 and were the first independent sign company to do so. Since that time, our sales have doubled. The support we get from the home office and the other Franchise Members is invaluable. When you have come from an environment of “figure it out yourself” to “call/email for help” it makes a world difference. I’m proud to wear the name Image360 on my garments. It was the best decision that I could have made for my family and my business.
— Earl Walker, Image360 Tucker, Georgia
I just wanted to say thank you for all you do. When I bought our center, now almost 7 years ago, I also looked at an independent sign shop. I knew right away that I would have been alone on an island if I had gone that route and didn’t want that risk. I am still glad that I choose Image360 and you all to partner with. I have never been or felt alone.
Thank you for all you do and the help and support that you give year after year.
— Bruce Bloomquest, Image360 Richmond South