Trappers - Essential Outdoor Gear

Trappers Franchise

  1. Description

Trappers goes back to the founding store which opened in the early 1980’s in Pietermaritzburg, Kwa-Zulu Natal.The Trappers group of franchise stores has grown conservatively ensuring that each potential franchise owner is well equipped to take on the demands of owning and running an outlet in the outdoor industry.

Trappers – Essential Outdoor Gear

Established: 1983
Initial Franchise Fee: R75 000
Set-up Costs: R1,2m – R1,5m
Management Fees: 1.8% of Sales
Marketing Fees: 1,2% of Sales
FASA Member: Yes
Grant Ponting
+27 (0)11 462 2919

About the Franchise

Trappers currently has 26 stores. The owners and the management team of Trappers franchising assist the franchisee in operating his/her business independently and within the framework of the franchise agreement, to its full potential. The ability to leverage buying power has resulted in competitive prices and superior service from its suppliers.

Its vision is to be the preferred outdoor apparel, footwear and accessories store in the markets in which it trades. The franchisee, as the backbone of the franchise organisation, is recognised as one of the most important resources of the brand’s ongoing success.

The company is dedicated at all times to the creation of an enjoyable business atmosphere. Store establishment costs for standard outlet (approx R300m): R1,3m unemcumbered capital, R75,000 excl VAT licence fee, R600,000 floor fixure and fittings, R50 000 IT Infrastructure, R1,2m opening inventory.