This is a brand that could easily be on the top 5 list for recognized hardware stores. Established in 1924, Ace Hardware has sold 4800 franchises, which goes to show how successful their business model has been for their franchisees.
Ace is now offering a new incentive to those looking to open up one of their stores, setting them apart from other opportunities available. Some of these incentives include:
- Store set-up services
- Grand Opening event assistance
- A large inventory discount
- Complete store design
There are a couple initial fees with this franchise including a $5,000 application fee and another $5,000 for stock purchase. The total investment can be anywhere from $400,000 and $1,100,000.