Geolocation of the activity: cities or quarters with more than 15,000 inhabitants.
Shop size: between 60 mq and 110 mq.
Required Staff to manage the store: minimum 2 people.
Methods of supplying goods / services: local suppliers for disposable materials, while it is necessary to contact Depilstop for specific hair removal creams.
Total investment: 690,000 ZAR.
Affiliate formula: Depilstop Center.
Hair removal machines: (laser and IPL), initial supply of products and furnishing accessories.
Time between the signing of the contract and the opening of the store: 100 days.
Time needed to set up the store: 20 days.
Launch of the activity: 2 months.
Depilstop follows step by step the franchisee with training courses to complete the know-how – his and his employees – for the management of the center and the treatments to be carried out: all thanks to constant support and intensive seminars face to face and online.
Training is included in the franchise agreement and has no additional cost for the affiliate.
The affiliation purpose includes many commercial initiatives designed to empower customers.
Among these, the Open Days, aimed at promoting hair removal treatments for the sole purpose of involving new customers for their center.
Institutional commercial initiatives have a peculiar characteristic: a format that can be personalized by each affiliate. The company packs an advertising track, while the individual center chooses which treatments to include in the promotion.
All commercial initiatives are supported by social actions on Facebook and Instagram.
The ideal Depilstop franchisee is:
Age or gender restrictions: none.
Qualifications or qualifying courses requested from the affiliate: no qualification or course is required.
Formation or previous experience: none.