TAKE THE NEXT STEP AND LEARN ABOUT OUR CURRENT WATER DEPOT FRANCHISE OPPORTUNITIES.
The unique Water Depot concept and approach is simple: "Always be better and different."
Are you looking to take your career in a new and exciting direction? Becoming a Water Depot franchisee might be the solution you’ve been looking for. For over 25 years, Water Depot has built many meaningful relationships with franchisees all across Ontario, with that number growing each and every day. In fact, Water Depot franchisees have had excellent results under the direction of our proven formulas to success.
Visiting one of our retail locations, you will quickly see what we mean. At Water Depot, our customers always come first! Our whole marketing strategy is based on customer satisfaction, and our high level of integrity and dedication to our customers is the reason for our rapid growth. As a customer-driven company, we understand that great franchises require great leaders. When we find these members to join our team, we do all we can to help you succeed. With extensive training and support programs offered on a continual basis, plus a hardworking and knowledgeable support team, we've got you covered!
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT FRANCHISING A WATER DEPOT STORE
As a franchisee, you will receive ongoing guidance and support from Water Depot. The experts from head office will be there to assist you with ongoing sales, technical training, proven marketing strategies, and factory-direct products. We will consistently update you and your staff with the latest knowledge and skills to help your franchise succeed. For instance, our experts will provide you with guidance when it comes to the set-up and layout of your store, ensuring that it offers a clean aesthetic that truly speaks to customers and makes the shopping experience the best it can be. Your franchise will be provided with on-site assistance, group training, quarterly product and support gatherings, and ongoing assistance from the elected support council.
With Water Depot, your franchise will always have the resources and support required to flourish and succeed in the modern marketplace.
10 Steps to Become a Water Depot Franchisee
Are you considering the available Water Depot franchise opportunities? We’re glad to say that becoming a franchisee is much easier than you might think. Scroll down to view the 10 simple steps to becoming a Water Depot franchisee and see how our experts at Water Depot will support you along the way.
1. Contact Water Depot
Find our contact information at the bottom of this page.
2. Review Your Information Package
Review the information package and contact the Director of Franchising, Peter Strain. You will have an introductory discussion, where you will be provided with basic information about Water Depot and the franchise opportunity that is available to you.
3. Complete Your Application
The application form will be provided to you. Complete the form and return to the Water Depot head office for review.
4. Acceptance & Formal Introductory Meeting
Upon acceptance, you’ll be contacted by the Director of Franchising to schedule an in-person meeting.
5. Complete Legal Documents
Upon a successful meeting and general agreement in principle, Water Depot will supply you with the Franchise Agreement and a full Company Disclosure document. It’s recommended that the Franchise Agreement is given to your lawyer and the Company Disclosure document is given to your accountant. The Confidentiality Agreement must be signed and completed before the release of any documentation.
You will arrange any necessary financing from your selected financial institution. When financing is in place and the Franchise Agreement and Company Disclosure documents are signed, a cheque for $25,000 is due.
7. Select a Location & Sign the Lease
The franchisor will select a location. Upon agreement from both parties, a lease will be negotiated and signed. All necessary rent will be the responsibility of the franchisee.
8. Address Start-Up Fees
The equipment leaseholds, inventory and store advertising fee of $90,000, along with first and last month’s rent and applicable taxes, will be paid by a certified cheque.
9. Build & Stock Store
Water Depot will assist you in building and stocking your store, while you and your staff are trained on the computer system and all product knowledge.
10. Opening Day & Beyond
You and your franchise are now ready for opening day! A date for the grand opening will be set. The goal moving forward is for you to run your store with efficiency, as the Water Depot home office helps you to achieve the highest possible level of success.
WATER DEPOT FRANCHISE OPPORTUNITIES
Water Depot franchises are available in the following areas:
CONTACT WATER DEPOT TODAY
Contact Information and Franchise Inquiries
1 (705) 735-6642
Click here to get your franchise information package.