Cartridge World FDD Summary
Type of Business
The franchisee will operate a franchised Cartridge World business which will provide products and services related to printer (and other) cartridges, inkjet cartridges, laser cartridges, toner, computer hardware (including printers) and software, ancillary products and services, and such additional products and services.
Cartridge World North America, LLC is the franchisor of the Cartridge World System in the United States. CWNA was formed as a limited liability company in the State of Nevada in June 2002. In 2011, CWNA restructured its operations by closing its warehouse facilities and moving its headquarters from Emeryville, California to Spring Grove, Illinois to eliminate certain infrastructure costs. Its principal place of business is now located at 3106 North US Highway 12, Suite A, Spring Grove, Illinois 66081, which serves as the North America headquarters for Cartridge World operations. Cartridge World North America, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cartridge World International, Inc. a Delaware corporation formed in July 2007.
The total investment necessary to begin operation of a Cartridge World Unit Franchise is from $68,800 to $150,800. This includes an Initial Franchise Fee of $50,000 that must be paid to the franchisor. If you sign a Multi-Unit Agreement, the total investment to begin the operation of your second and, if applicable, your third Unit Franchise is from $88,800 to $170,800. This includes an Initial Franchise Fee of $20,000 that must be paid to the franchisor.