Summary of Operation:
CHIPS video games stores buy, sell, trade new and second hand consoles, video games, DVDs and accessories.

Ideal Franchise Owner:
Enthusiastic, self motivated, people person who will get a buzz from this exciting industry.

Training Provided:
Pre and post opening, ongoing.

Training Location:
North East and on site.

Support Services:
In house and consultants.

Year Established: 1986
Year of First Franchise: 1999
Number of Company Outlets: 8
Number of Franchised Outlets: 12
Franchises Planned:
Areas of Priority Development: All

Overseas Opportunities Exist: None
Overseas Opportunities Planned: None

Total Cost of Franchise: £62,950 excluding vat.
Initial Investment: £80000
Management Service Fees Payable: Management 7%, marketing 2%, stock dist. 1%
Breakdown of Package: All pre and post opening support, training, marketing, shopfit, stock.
Financial Assistance Available: RBS, Bank of Scotland, HSBC, NatWest.

BFA Member: No
IFA Member: No

Year 1£195,000£27,000
Year 2£250,000£39,000
Year 3£300,000£45,000