If you’ve been looking for a way to go into business for yourself, purchasing a clothing boutique franchise is an excellent way to start. We know that prospective franchisees have many options in today’s industry landscape, and careful research is important to determine which franchisor is right for you. However, after years of hard work developing and building up our franchise program, we’re confident that Apricot Lane is among the best franchisors today. Let’s explore a few of the main reasons why.
Many of our prospective franchisees wonder what kind of experience they need to start a clothing boutique franchise. You might be surprised to know that there’s no requirement to come from a background in retail or fashion to own and operate one of our stores! Apricot Lane has developed a comprehensive training program that utilizes online learning, classroom training, and hands-on guidance right in your own store. Between these services and the time you’ll spend with our experts getting your store up and running, you’ll have ample opportunities to learn how to use our online systems, order inventory, manage employees, make sales, and more!
Initial and Ongoing Support
Entrepreneurs everywhere will agree that the process of starting a new business is stressful and time-consuming. One of the most exciting benefits of franchising with Apricot Lane is the support you’ll get as you prepare to open your doors. We’ll be there to help you find the perfect location, buildout the interior of your store, develop a marketing campaign to spread the word about your new business, and more. But the support doesn’t end after you’ve opened your doors! We’ll continue to be there to provide you with guidance as you grow your business, and the state-of-the-art technology we utilize makes it easier than ever to keep things running smoothly.
A Clothing Boutique Franchise That Works for You
Unlike other franchisors, there is a tremendous amount of work that goes on behind-the-scenes at Apricot Lane. Our corporate team is always working hard to bring you the latest styles, straight from the runway to your shelves. We’ve established relationships with a myriad of vendors that help us to access the designer-inspired looks your customers love, and we’re always doing research to identify the latest trends. All of this work means that you have a regularly-updated stock list to choose from, giving your small boutique some serious buying power.
A Well-Established Business Model
A significant challenge involved with starting a business from scratch is anticipating everything that will be needed and estimating exactly how much everything will cost. For newcomers to the fashion industry, there are many expenses to account for. When you invest in an Apricot Lane clothing boutique franchise, you’ll be making an investment in a business model that’s been refined through years of operations. We’ll lay out for you exactly how much you’ll need to spend so that you won’t need to worry about unexpected surprises. For your convenience, we’ve compiled a brief outline on our website that demonstrates how our franchisees should expect their money to be spent.
These are just a few of the reasons that Apricot Lane is a standout clothing boutique franchise opportunity in 2019.Contact us today to learn more about what it takes to become a franchisee!