FRANCHISING

BECOME A BLACK BEAR FRANCHISEE
I want to welcome you to Black Bear Trades, and thank you for your potential interest in becoming a franchisee.
From the moment we opened our doors in 2016, Black Bear Trades and its franchisee tradesmen partners have been helping builders, developers and investors bridge the gap between Contractors and Tradesmen. 

We currently provide a best-in-class pool of professional tradesmen under one roof, making the contracting process simpler and more efficient by delivering projects on time, on budget and on schedule. 

We look forward to the opportunity to discuss in more detail the shared success we have with our current franchisee tradesmen as you learn more about Black Bear Trades and explore how we can help your business grow.
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FRANCHISE SUPPORT
From the outset, Black Bear Trades has been built with an eye on scalable expansion.

We’ve worked tirelessly to refine and perfect every aspect of our business, from day to day operational support, professional marketing support and networking opportunities.

We’re now able to provide franchisees with intensive training programs and meticulous operations manuals to make certain that our success can be replicated and every Black Bear Trades Franchisee maintains the highest standards of quality workmanship, integrity and passion for the wuality of work we deliver to our clients.
MARKETING SUPPORT
Our marketing and public relations team will assist franchisees with creating cohesive and effective messaging and campaigns.
These campaigns, coupled with our insights into building a robust social media presence and developing community outreach will be key in developing a loyal customer base and positive word-of-mouth.

ONGOING SUPPORT
Black Bear Trades field staff will maintain constant contact, offering on-going guidance and support, along with periodic operations evaluations.

We’ll keep each franchisee aware of the ideas, and programs that are generating income and attention for others.
NEXT STEPS
We utilize a multi-step process when awarding franchises.  The process offers potential franchisees the opportunity to learn more about the Black Bear Trades franchise system as well as allows us to ensure your business needs and goals align with ours.  The following, in brief, describes the process of initial interest through the awarding of a Black Bear Trades Franchise.
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GETTING STARTED

Please complete the
“Request For Consideration” form:

This form allows us to learn more about you and to better understand your goals, background, and capabilities. The form is non-binding and all personal information is kept strictly confidential.

This form should be sent back to sean@blackbeartrades.com

We will schedule an Initial Call with a member of the Black Bear Trades development team:

We will initiate a short 10 to 15 minute call to help us get to know you better and for you to learn more about Black Bear Trades and our franchise recruitment process.
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GETTING TO KNOW YOU
(AND US!)

Second Call
Seven to ten days after the initial call, we will delve further into the Black Bear Trades system and  franchise recruitment process.
This call will take approximately one hour. Franchise Disclosure Document provided for your review.

Every franchisor must provide prospective franchisee candidates with a copy of its Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) at the appropriate time during the franchisee recruitment process.

The FDD provides the franchisee candidate with important information about Black Bear Trades franchise offering and outlines the relationship between franchisor and franchisee.
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DUE DILIGENCE

DISCOVERY DAY

Background and credit check conducted.  Black Bear Trades will conduct a background check and a credit check on the franchisee candidate.

Review FDD
We strongly recommend that you retain a franchise-specific attorney to help you review this detailed and rather complex document.

The FDD is written in plain English, and your responses should follow our lead of not engaging in “legalese.”  

We will discuss what territories both you & Black Bear Trades are interested in operating in.  


Come visit us at our corporate office to get a further understanding of the Black Bear Trades brand offering, experience and culture.  

Our team will walk you through Black Bear Trades  unique offering and further explore our mission and values with you and your team.

We ask that you make a presentation to our Executive Team on why you would be a proper fit as a Black Bear Trade franchisee.
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APPROVAL COMMITTEE

AWARD FRANCHISE

The Executive Team meets to vote on  whether or not to approve the awarding of your Black Bear Trades franchise.

If the decision is made to award a franchise, the Executive Team will communicate with the new franchisee and initiate the signing of the franchise agreement and/or area development agreement.
The Executive Team of Black Bear Trades will schedule a time to execute the franchise agreement and/or area development agreement.

Once the franchise agreement is executed, the Black Bear Trades Training and Development team will schedule training for you and your team.
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