Clue Hunt Franchise Information
Are you ready to trade in your desk job for a chance to make people smile?
Clue Hunt franchisees will own and operate their own business, but will never walk alone. We assist and support all franchisees with everything from site selection and build-out to ongoing support for operations and marketing.
In conjunction with your real estate broker, our Real Estate Team will assist with your site selection and review of:
- Demographic information
- Catchment area maps
- Site economics
After you have identified your site, our Real Estate Team and your real estate broker will provide feedback and guidance with your:
- Letter of intent
- Site acceptance
- Lease negotiation
- Construction processes
STORE BUILD-OUT AND CONSULTATION
Once your lease is signed, our experts will assist with your franchise build-out and set-up. During the planning and construction phase we provide consultation with:
- Completing the initial layout of your space using CAD files provided by the mall or your landlord
- Working with your real estate team to ensure the work quotation is sufficient in effort to avoid excessive build-out costs
- Revisions of your architect’s modifications to our base plans and finalization of the completed site specific plans
- Approval of the final drawings provided by your architect
- Review of general contractors’ bids and assistance with the selection of a general contractor
- Review of your general contractor’s plans and questions
- Vendor relations for exterior signage, interior flooring, wall design, lighting and equipment needed to open your franchise
- On-site visit(s) to your franchise to ensure everything is ready for your grand opening
We’ll support you with a consolidated equipment package that covers every piece of equipment you’ll need for your franchise, from your reception desk’s equipments to surveillance equipments to your game automation props. Ongoing care and maintenance for your equipment is specified in your Operations Manual.
COMPLETE TRAINING PROGRAM
As a franchise owner and operator you will complete a classroom and on-site training course. Curriculum includes the following:
- Game training
- Game Inventory scheduling and management
- POS operation
- Opening and closing duties
- Recruiting, interviewing, hiring and training your staff
- Scheduling and labor management
- Accounting procedures
- Developing a marketing plan
- Setting up your back office
- Sales and customer service skills
OPERATIONS MANUAL AND ONGOING SUPPORT
You will be given an Operations Manual that provides detailed instructions on day-to-day game operations, accounting, hiring, training, and employee motivation. It is a blueprint for all of our operational systems.
Once your Clue Hunt franchise is successfully up and running, each store is assigned a Franchise Business Manager. All of our Franchise Business Managers have extensive grand opening and operating experience to assist you with your strategic and operational questions which you will inevitably encounter after your grand opening. Your Franchise Business Manager will provide motivation, encouragement, and share best practices helping to eliminate the frustrations typically experienced in a start-up business.
MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS SUPPORT
Our corporate team also provides assistance with marketing and public relations, including grand opening planning assistance, local store marketing tactical plans, public relations support and assistance and ongoing training and resources. Clue Hunt also promotes and supports various national campaigns throughout the year, as well as provides ongoing creative needs for local advertising and promotions.
Benefits of Becoming a Clue Hunt Franchisee
General: Maximize revenue from a retail/commercial property by giving it the brand power of Clue Hunt. We are #1 fun thing to do as per our ranking on TripAdvisor. The franchisees will have the dual advantage of associating with our acclaimed brand as well as the flexibility to manage and operate the business with their own team of professionals, in accordance with our brand standards
Increased Sales: By becoming our franchisee, the retail property will enjoy the benefits of increased visibility as we are India’s first and largest escape gaming company. Our franchise partner shall also benefit through our wide sales distribution network as well as sales channels and marketing platforms
Reduced Expenses: We have developed strong systems and processes which have been tried and tested over time to increase efficiency of the retail property with respect to staffing, training, inventory scheduling and booking management, associate vendor tie-ups, operational procedures, etc. thus reducing the expenses.
Brand Standards: With robust Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in place, the platform is set for franchisee to efficiently manage retail property with existing team of professionals as well as create checks and balances with periodic reports / MIS.
To get more information on our franchise program, please fill out and submit our Franchise Questionnaire by clicking on the below button: