If you are considering the promising opportunity of
opening a new franchise in a small town or adding a potential revenue stream to
your current business, Allegra Network might have the perfect franchise for you.
Our Digital Print Center (DPC) is designed to be a
low-investment franchise that meets the growing digital printing, signage and
mailing service demands of businesses located in small markets.
Let our nationally recognized franchise show you how to
lease or purchase equipment at the right price, help you place your center in a
growing market with few competitors and reduce facility costs with our modular
The Allegra Print & Imaging DPC offers you many benefits
to ownership, including a business-to-business franchise that has
state-of-the-art equipment, a proven marketing plan, a strong repeat customer
base, few employees to manage and no weekend or evening hours. You can start a
DPC with as little as $40,000 in liquid assets and a net worth of just over
$200,000. Let our DPC improve the way you work and live; contact us at Allegra
Why Start a Business From Scratch? Give
Yourself a Head Start!
Let Allegra Network help you purchase an existing
independent printing business and convert it to an Allegra Print & Imaging
branded center. With a defined market share, cash flow and customer base, our
Conversion Print Center (CPC) offers you a distinct advantage over most start-up
We have helped our franchise members purchase over 160
independent printing businesses over the last 10 years. Should you choose to
enter into a franchise relationship with Allegra Network, we will help you find
and purchase a qualified printing business at the right price, council you on
facility upgrades, teach you how to manage the location and provide you with
ongoing technical, field and telephone support. This will provide you with the
tools you'll need to take your printing business to the next level.
Our CPC is a business-to-business franchise that has a
handful of employees to manage, does not require weekend or evening hours, and
whose small base of core customers traditionally lead to 80 percent of the
center's sales. This makes the CPC an easy business to own and operate.
Our traditional conversion centers offer full-service
printing and graphic communications services, including full-color printing,
graphic design, digital-color printing, signs, mailing services and more! Let
our CPC improve the way you work and live; contact us today for more
A History of Excellence and Leadership
You Can Count On!
Allegra Network, formerly American Speedy Printing
Centers, Inc., was founded in 1976 and began franchising in 1977. As one of the
largest printing and sign franchises in the world, Allegra Network links more
than 600 locations in the United States , Canada , and Japan . January 2004
marked the 20th year that Allegra Network has ranked among Entrepreneur
Magazine's Annual Franchise 500 , an honor that only a select group of
franchisors have been awarded.
Our success comes as no surprise to others in franchising.
It starts at the top with a strong management team that reads like a who's who
list within the printing industry and franchising world. Carl Gerhardt, our
president, is a seasoned veteran and former chairman of Print Image
International (PII). Under the leadership of Bill McIntyre, our CEO and
chairman, we have successfully merged over 350 franchise units into Allegra
Network. Tom Monaghan, founder of Domino's Pizza, is our chief financial
investor and is well-known throughout franchising for his ability to grow and
manage franchise systems.