Allegra (Marketing•Print•Mail) is an exciting business model where you deliver a full array of high quality marketing communications services to businesses of all types. It's a real marketing business! It is a model that can generate a six figure income with only one location and can also be expanded through acquisition, making growth much quicker than traditional business models.

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Allegra Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2022


A business opportunity that is built on the established *$60 Billion printing industry. This graphics communications opportunity consists of print, mail, graphic design, web, social media, e-marketing campaigns; display and related services that is estimated at *$178 billion.

Why Choose Allegra and the Graphics Communications Industry?

  • B2B - 9am- 5pm Monday- Friday
  • High average ticket
  • B2B - Working with professional clients and staff
  • Unmatched support & sales training system
  • Scalable single unit location
  • Variety of work with customized solutions
  • All small to medium sized businesses need our services
  • No "Start Ups" here! We find a business for you!

What Differentiates Allegra?

  • The Profit Mastery Program featuring facilitated Performance groups and Profit Mastery Assessment Process
  • Business Assessment & Planning Process based on our Annual Operating Ratio Study that helps pinpoint areas for improvement in cost management, staffing, and a host of operational functions.
  • A full-service, cost-advantaged Allegra Marketing Resource Center to execute a complete range of strategic planning and creative services for member clients.
  • We offer more than 130 cost-advantaged vendor relationships to drive higher margins and increase profitably.
  • Initial Training, Sales Management Training, and Virtual Sales Manager programs

Company Details

Established: 1976
First Unit Franchised: 1977
Franchised Units: 290
Company Owned Units: 1 in Detroit at the corporate headquarters 
States Registered In: United States (all 50 States) and Canada (all Provinces)

Support and Training Offered By Allegra

Financial Assistance Provided: No
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Recruiting Assistance: Yes
Co-Operative Advertising: Yes
Training: Training includes 30 hours of online training followed by a week of classroom training in   Plymouth, Michingan and another week at the center with the Regional Director.

2022 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Allegra Franchise.

What does a Allegra Franchise Cost?

Allegra franchise fees for 2022:

Cash Investment: $200,000 minimum required
Total Investment: Depends on the property, from $300,000 to $2,000,000
Minimum Net Worth: $400,000
Franchise Fee: $25,000 resales / $45,000 MatchMaker
Royalty: 6% to 1.5% dependent on sales levels
Ad: 1%--Capping at $10,000 annually
Average Number of Employees:  4-8
Passive Ownership: No
Home Based: No
B2B: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: No
Special Discount Programs: VetFran 25% off Franchise Fee

Special Instructions: Brokers can log-in to the consultants only website to view current re-sale and independent Matchmaker Opportunities  

Item 19--50% of our system enjoys $1.6MM average sales with top performers having an Owners Discretionary Income of 22%.

Is Allegra a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Allegra is not a semi absentee franchise. The owner of the franchise (the franchisee) is expected to be involved in all aspects of day-to-day operations.

Is Allegra a Home Based franchise?

No. Allegra is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Allegra Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much Allegra franchisees make. Allegra offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is Allegra a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. Allegra is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does Allegra Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Allegra franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does Allegra Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. Allegra franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Allegra Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

Yes. Allegra franchise is looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Allegra Looking for International franchisees?

No. Allegra franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Advertising & Marketing, Packaging & Mailing, Printing & Copying, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

100+ UNITS

Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

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Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


Allegra Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Allegra franchises for sale. We may have Allegra franchise resales. A franchise resale is an already established franchise owned by a franchisee and the franchisee is looking to sell their franchise.

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