Invest in a Hot Tucson, AZ Bakery Franchise Opportunity
Great American Cookies is excited to announce that we are looking for someone driven and ambitious to open our newest franchise in Tucson, Arizona! If you want to be your own boss without all the guesswork of opening your own business, franchising with Great American Cookies is the choice for you! And Tucson has everything a franchise owner could want: a strong economy, a huge business support network, and a college town atmosphere. These things combine to create an ideal franchise location. Keep reading for details about why opening a franchise in Tucson is a smart business choice.
The economy of Tucson is stable and reliable, creating a nice foundation on which you can build your business. With a lower-than-average unemployment rate and a standard job growth rate, Tucson can boast that stability keeps its residents employed and its small businesses thriving. This stability attracts many people, and as such, the population is steadily growing. Indeed, between 2000 and 2009, the city’s population grew by 28%, a rate nearly three times the growth rate of the United States as a whole. This growth may have slightly slowed down, but people are still moving to Tucson in large numbers.
When you open a Great American Cookies franchise in Tucson, you will benefit from the industry leading support and training that you will receive from the company. At Great American Cookies, we never leave our franchise owners in a lurch, so rest easy knowing that you will receive help with everything from training to management to marketing to technology from the moment you sign the franchise agreement and throughout the life of your business.
In addition to this amazing support provided by Great American Cookies, there are many resources available to your Tucson franchise through the city and state. For one thing, the Tucson city website has a step-by-step checklist for opening and starting a business, complete with detailed information about each step and resources to help you complete them. In addition, there are a myriad of incentives and programs available to owners of businesses and franchises in Tucson, including a low interest loan program that can help you get the capital you need to get started. Finally, the city has a small business assistance line, a free public number that you can call for advice or to have questions answered regarding licensing and permits, taxes, and more.
The University of Arizona is a key part of the economy in Tucson. Education is one of the city’s key industries, largely because of the number of people employed by the school. Additionally, the presence of the university undoubtedly contributes to the city’s high rate of college attainment, resulting in Tucson being ranked in the top one-hundred most educated cities in the country.
The University of Arizona is Arizona’s premier research institution and has many nationally ranked programs. Indeed, the geology department is ranked #1 in the country and the physical sciences research endeavors earned the school a #3 ranking by the National Science Foundation. Five Nobel Prize winners are employed as faculty at the University of Arizona, and the university has the distinction of receiving more NASA grants for space exploration research than any other university. Though your Tucson franchise will not be directly affiliated with the university, the cultural and educational contributions that the school makes to the community are innumerable.
The time to invest is now! Opening a franchise in Tucson is a great business decision that can launch you to new heights as an entrepreneur.