Own a Play It Again Sports
Nationwide, average store sales exceeded $751,000 in 2011.
Invest in the #1 sporting goods franchise in North America.
Proven business model to help you capitalize on the “green” trend.
Appropriate capitalization is a critical factor in the success of any business. Therefore, minimum requirements for net worth and liquid assets have been established for those wishing to become a Play It Again Sports® franchise owner. Initial cost to open a Play It Again Sports® store ranges from $249,800 - $407,000 and are estimates only. Your exact investment depends on several factors including store size and condition of premises, inventory levels, transportation costs, financing costs and similar factors beyond Winmark's or your control.
Either individually, or with the assistance of a financial partner, prospective owners need to have access to $105,000 in cash or liquid assets* that can be turned into cash. Additionally, the applicant should have assets of $245,000 to be used as collateral to obtain appropriate financing. These financial requirements are based around the total investment costs of the business.
*Liquid asset examples include: cash, non-retirement stocks and bonds, etc.
Please note: Written financial documentation will be required as you move forward in our franchise process. Funds quoted above are in U.S. dollars. Click here for Canadian dollars.
Royalty Fee is 5% of gross sales, paid weekly.
Interested in more information? Fill out our franchise ownership pre-qualification form.