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If you like the look of our tables, you'll love owning a PoolTables.com store. Learn how PoolTables.com turns high-end products into profits through our proven store model. Our successful track record and profitable locations can help get you started in an enjoyable and profitable industry. We might even improve your game.
Want to learn more about starting a PoolTables.com Store in your area? Below are a few answers to get you started.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the minimum start-up cost needed to open a store?
A: As the PoolTables.com product line continues to grow, the price for opening a store increases as well. The estimated minimum price for opening a store is $100,000.
What square footage do you require for your stores?
A: An ideal size for most locations is between 1,500 and 3,000 square feet.
How long does it take to open a store?
A: The store opening and approval process varies according to each location. If, for example, you would like to have your store open by August, here is an estimated time-line:
February: Request information on how to open a PoolTables.com store and submit financial application.
March: If application is approved, you would begin looking for a location.
April: Find an available location and submit a business plan to PoolTables.com
May: Representatives from PoolTables.com's Sales Department would conduct a location approval visit
June: If location is approved, you would sign an agreement with PoolTables.com and your leasing agent, and begin the store opening process
July: Ship product and other build-out items to the store location and begin the build-out.
August: Open your PoolTables.com store to the public
This process may take longer or shorter depending how fast you find an available store location. The process generally takes around 7 months but varies significantly per location. We have had stores open in under 90 days from the time of the first call, while others have taken longer than a year. How long will it take you? Give us a call and we'll help answer that question to the best of our abilities.
Is opening a PoolTables.com store a franchise business arrangement?
A: No, PoolTables.com stores are independently owned business entities.
Do you grant PoolTables.com store owners geographical exclusivity rights?
A: Yes, as part of your agreement with PoolTables.com, you will be granted a specific geographical exclusivity.
What kind of sales volume do your U.S. or international stores generate per year?
A: This information is held private and confidential by each individual store operator.