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Minuteman Press


Minuteman Press centers provide digital printing, graphics, design, marketing, direct mail, and related products and services that help promote and grow local businesses. Family owned and operated for over 40 years, Minuteman Press is known for its family-friendly working hours, small staff requirements and capped royalties to maximize franchisee profitability, and outstanding local support. Minuteman Press has been the no. 1 ranked franchise in its category by Entrepreneur magazine for nearly two decades.

Facts & Figures

Liquid capital required
$100,000 - $150,000
Franchise fee
$23,000 - $47,500
Units in operation
Franchising Since

The FranchiseHelp Brief

What is it?
  • Digital printing, graphics, and promotional marketing services for local businesses
  • Offers design and printing of a large assortment of products, including branded t-shirts and apparel, business cards, outdoor signs, and all paper products
  • Also offers several services in addition to printing - direct mail, logo design, custom packaging, and more
How does it make money?
  • Local businesses pay for printing and marketing services and related promotional products
  • Good potential for retainer payment situations with repeat business and corporate accounts
Who is it for?
  • Franchisees who prefer a predictable, family-friendly schedule working regular business hours
  • Entrepreneurs who are active in their local community and take pride in delivering outstanding service
  • Most Minuteman Press franchisees had no related experience when they opened their center
What would you do as a franchisee?
  • Run daily operations of a thriving business print and design store
  • Hire and supervise printing technicians and graphic designers
  • Conduct outreach to local business community to attract ongoing contracts


About Us

Minuteman Press is a complete business service provider that has been helping businesses grow for over 40 years. Minuteman Press been rated #1 in our category for the past 12 years and 23 times overall by Entrepreneur Magazine (January 2016).

As a Minuteman Press owner you do not need any experience to own and operate a center. Our owners are business people, who are alert to the needs of their business community and enjoy a long term repeat relationship with their clients by providing excellent quality and service.

What we do

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Great customer service is invaluable and has a direct relationship with repeat business and referrals. With our line of products and services and our method of working with and helping business people, it has never been easier to stand out. We do this through a variety of ways depending on what our customers are looking for. Think about a brand new business just starting up, a business planning to grow and retain customers. They all need a full marketing and brand awareness campaign to get noticed. Minuteman Press has the programs that deliver results to ensure repeat business from clients.

What are we looking for in a franchisee?

You do not need any prior experience to own and operate a Minuteman Press franchise. We are looking for individuals who enjoy working with likeminded business owners and we are alert to the needs of their business community.


Minuteman Press’ training program will focus on business management, marketing, customer service and much more. You will also learn our proprietary pricing and management software.

There will also be onsite training where our local representatives assist in everything from setting up the location, hiring employees to starting the marketing programs. A local office will provide continued onsite assistance.

Learn More Today


Learn more today how you can achieve your goals while helping businesses reach theirs. Please fill out the from on the right to learn more about Minuteman Press and take a no obligation look at this exciting opportunity.

Frachisee Testimonials

"We are entering our third year and I continue to be amazed at the high level of support Minuteman Press provides to their franchisees. The culture and infrastructure is set up to encourage successful growth of your business. The collaborative support comes in many ways: - Regional team whom we see monthly, on average; - Assistance in setting realistic stretch goals, as well as ways to evaluate and improve our metrics; - Capping the royalty fee when the monthly sales goal is met; - Corporate team focused on driving marketing and profitability; and - A superb software system. Minuteman Press continues to exceed my expectations as a franchise owner in a business that was new to me a few short years ago."

-Anne Myers , Myrtle Beach, SC

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"I have been a Minuteman Press Franchise owner for 20 years. I’ve owned two different Franchise locations. First in Fremont, CA from 1995-2001 and currently in Reno, NV. Minuteman Press International has created a “blueprint for success” which charts a course to growth and independence in these troubled economic times. It is a good feeling to know that you are in control of your own business; if you follow the Minuteman game plan you will be successful! Several reasons why Minuteman Press is continually rated number one in category by Entrepreneur Magazine include: experienced, professional support; management software; capped royalities; product discounts; help in finding a qualified buyer when you are ready to sell your business. Contact your local Minuteman rep today!"

-Gary Harmon , Sparks, NV

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