Start you’re own business
The brand is currently available through its exclusive stores divided into direct & franchisee formats. Franchising is the way forward as it strengthens the community and ensures value addition with regards to the retail experience of a customer. In order to form a successful franchise venture, the brand ties up with partners who are like-minded, passionate, and are looking at a proven & profitable business formula. Profitability is the key to any business and no compromise is made in selecting the right partner, location and strategy/promotions for every store to ensure quick return-on-investment (ROI). Best of the teams work relentlessly to ensure the best of practices in the industry. 100% support in the following areas makes Derby Jeans Community the best bet for potential franchisees and partners.
comprehensive support to our franchise partners:
- Project Management.
- Events & Promotions.
- Finance & Auditing.
The brand has laid out simple expansion strategies. The brand will be present in any location that can guarantee profitable operations. Partnering with people who understand the brand’s vision and share a similar aspiration is of utmost importance. A devoted franchise support team is a call away.
HOW DO I BEGIN THE FRANCHISE APPLICATION PROCESS?
An interested person can enter the Derby Jeans Community by applying for, taking up franchisee at any of the new & the upcoming location through
www.derbyjeanscommunity.com or Contact Mr. E.Thiyagarajan, Phone number : 73388 13336
DO I NEED PREVIOUS RETAIL STORE EXPERIENCE TO BECOME A FRANCHISEE?
Not required. The requirement are passion to suceed and resources to put up franchisee store and administrative capability to operate the store
ARE SINGLE AND MULTI-UNIT OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE?
Generally, we advice to start with 1 unit & profits generated, from that invested into opening more units.
WHAT TYPE OF MANAGEMENT TEAM AND TRAINING IS REQUIRED?
Derby Jeans Community provides on-going regional support and a variety of training resources to assist the franchisee through Derby Radio, In store promotions & Publicies, management training.
HOW LONG DOES THE ENTIRE PROCESS TAKE TO BECOME A FRANCHISEE?
The time needed to become a franchisee 1 week to a month.
WHO PROVIDES AND PAYS FOR ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL ITEMS?
Any brand advertising that covers the national campaigns through newspapers, Television & Digital will be done solely by the brand Derby Jeans Community.
During any promotional scheme that involves gifting to customers to increase purchase value, there will be a 50% – 50% cost sharing between the brand and the franchise partner.
Derby Jeans Community will be responsible for providing the main signage letter for the retail storefront, all In Store VM posters, Brand carries bags, Salesman uniform & Salesman target achievement incentives.
WHO SELECTS THE LOCATION FOR A NEW RETAIL STORE?
The Property Selecting process for Derby Jeans Community is done jointly by franchisee partner & the Derby team in locations that will be suitable for ensuring profitable store operations. The criteria are generally:
* Idle store store size will be 600-1000 sft, Located on ground floor with a minimum frontage of 15-20 ft.
* There should be an ample Car park & Bike park
* It should be located in retail high street which has a flow of customers & upmarket look and feel.
WHAT IF I WANT TO BUILD AND OPERATE A DERBY JEANS COMMUNITY RETAIL STORE ON PROPERTY THAT I OWN?
If the property is suitable & fits into Derby’s retail store profile, Derby team will approve the same.
IS DERBY JEANS COMMUNITY INTERESTED IN DEVELOPING NEW RETAIL STORES IN NON-TRADITIONAL LOCATIONS SUCH AS NATIONAl or state HIGhways and TRAVEL PLAZAS?
Yes. This can be discussed & finalised on case to case basis.
IS THE FRANCHISEE REQUIRED TO PURCHASE INTERIORS AND SUPPLIES FROM THE FRANCHISOR OR OTHER DESIGNATED SUPPLIERS?
Derby Jeans Community over the years has been working with quality, consistent & timely delivery vendors who are able to deliver store interiors on time as the project demands.
We recommend that the franchisee partner, to only use the services of the nominated vendors after satisfying themselves on the price quotation & deliverables.
Is there any chance to sell the other brand products?
Derby Jeans Community is an exclusive brand store & only goods & merchandise supplies by brand will allow through franchisee stores.
There will be no exception on any violation in the same will result in the spot termination on franchisee agreement.
TV interview of Mr.Vijay Kapoor on News7 on the journey of Derby Jeans Community / Franchisee
Mr.Vijay Kapoor Addressing Young Entrepreneurs From South-East Asia on “Profit and Peace” At KodaiKanal 2016
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