Mail Boxes Etc.: 100th franchisee by September
The UPS business, Mail Boxes Etc. (MBE), has high expectations for 2006: it is hoping to have found its 100th franchisee in Germany by September when the START Exhibition takes place in the German city of Essen. MBE Deutschland GmbH, which is responsible for building up the network in Germany and Austria, currently has 87 franchisees in both countries, 67 of whom are situated in Germany.
Its long-term target is to have set up 700 centres in Germany by the year 2012. According to Michael Sradnick, General Manager of Franchise Development MBE, the system shall succeed in achieving this goal as the number of people interested in joining the network is continuously increasing as the business idea is so good.
Mail Boxes Etc. is the world’s
largest network for despatch, office and communication services having a network
of over 5,500 centres across the globe. More than 780 centres can be found in
Europe in countries such as Italy, Spain, Austria and Germany.
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