Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops
Description: Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops is a premier automotive repair franchise who is based in suburban Chicago Illinois. Our franchisees are a close-knit family, dedicated to providing high quality maintenance and repairs at a fair price. Opportunities: Single, multi-unit available in: IL, WI, GA, CA, HI, IN, MD, MI, MN, NY, ND, RI, SD, VA, WA Business Type: Franchise. Minimum Cash Required: $110,000. Financing Assistance: Yes, through a third party. Training Provided: Yes. SBA-Approved: Yes.
If you qualify, we will give you a $10,000 discount on the initial franchise fee.
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Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops is a premier automotive repair franchise who is based in suburban Chicago Illinois. Our franchisees are a close-knit family, dedicated to providing high quality service repairs at a fair price.
Merlin’s warranties and programs are wrapped around the 200,000 mile concept to inform customers that Merlin Shops are ready to service their vehicle for the long haul. THE DRIVE FOR 200,000, Merlin’s proprietary maintenance program, is an easy and affordable plan that not only covers vehicles through the manufacturer’s warranty period but to 200,000 miles and beyond.
Merlin has developed numerous comprehensive support tools that guide you through the many important aspects of your business operation:
- Multi-volume Merlin Operations Manuals
- Shop PLAYBOOK
- Marketing Manual
- Regular visits by Merlin Field Representatives to assist on system essentials such as:
- Sales techniques
- Product procurement and installation
- Personnel policies and procedures
- Marketing and communication
- Merlin uses a third party inspection service to examine and evaluate:
- Customer service
- Facility appearance
- Operation system implementation
Aside from a world-class brand and unparalleled expertise and support, one of the best things about a Merlin franchise is its price tag. You’re looking at a minimum investment level of just US $110,000! You would be hard pressed to find another franchise opportunity that gives you so much for so little. Merlin offers incredible earning potential, with the average Merlin showing annual gross sales of $915,000* for shops open a full year in 2015.
*Please see item 19 in the Merlin FDD for more details