FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How does Créatif differentiate from competitors?
The Créatif franchise opportunity has been specifically designed for growth with the perfect combination of tech and creativity.
- Be a part of 3 growing industries: Family Entertainment, STEAM-Based Learning, Children’s Activity
- Multiple revenue streams – DiY/Walk-ins, Parties, Painting Workshops, Classes, Camps and Club Créatif which makes it like having multiple franchises under the same roof.
- We offer COVID-friendly virtual classes and workshops.
- We offer an award winning studio design.
- We provide a whole suite of optimized and proprietary software tools to increase the efficiency of business operations.
- Our training program is comprehensive with both classroom and hands-on training.
What experience do I need to become a Créatif franchise owner?
You don’t need formal education in art to own and operate a Créatif franchise. Créatif is seeking individuals of all experience levels, who are motivated, value quality and high standards of business.They must be driven by excellence and be able to build relationships with customers. You should enjoy Art , have a high positive energy & have a strong work ethic. The right candidate will also be a person who shares our values of giving back to the community.
That said, we’ll provide the training and tools you need to open your Créatif franchise and operate it effectively (see the next question).
What is provided as part of the Créatif program?
We want you to feel confident when you open your studio. That’s why we provide comprehensive online & on-site training.
Our training will help you learn what you need to know about managing the business from ordering inventory, working with suppliers, using the proprietary software and app (Créatif StudioManager and Créatif ArtPad), providing excellent customer service, hosting events, marketing, Créatif’s culture and philosophies, day-to-day operations, product knowledge, recruiting, promotional strategies, record-keeping, reporting requirements to staffing and other administrative issues.
Before you come for training you will be provided with our Operations Manual and To-do list to make your experience at corporate as effective & meaningful as possible.
When you are ready to open door to customers, our team member will be on-site to support you. We’ll also be there to provide ongoing support after you launch your business through refresher training, onsite support visits, remote assistance, and more.
How much will the Créatif franchise investment cost me?
Our license fee starts at $30,000 for a single unit. The buildout costs for each location will vary based on your market estimates, and is disclosed in our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD).
Are there ongoing fees to pay?
We charge royalty & marketing fees, which is fully disclosed in our Franchise Agreement. Click here to learn more.
Is Site selection help provided?
Yes, we will provide you with site-selection guidelines to help you select the site for your Créatif studio. Additionally, we will provide resources to help you create the unique Créatif brand appeal.
Do you provide marketing materials and support?
Absolutely. We provide promotional material and guidance on building a customer base and establishing an online presence on websites and social media.
Is financing available?
While we do not provide direct financing to franchisees, we are a SBA approved franchise and can refer you to our financing partners.
What is the term of the agreement?
The initial term of your agreement is five years, with three subsequent successor agreement options of five years each.
How do I get started?
If you’re interested in learning more about how to open an art franchise with Créatif, please fill out this form, and a Créatif Franchising expert will contact you.
Alternatively, you can also contact us at 925.640.5176 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We’ll discuss the possibility of setting up a meeting, speaking with our key team members, and providing all the information needed to make an informed decision.