Cell Phone Industry Insights and Developments

June 6, 2017
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You Can Make Money Owning a Business in the Cell Phone Retail and Repair Industry

The wireless landscape is changing. Among the movers and shakers of the industry are passionate individuals just like you – individuals who have an eye for detail, a pulse on the market and an interest in owning their own business within the cell phone retail and repair sphere. If you’ve been waiting for the right moment to pursue your entrepreneurial dreams, here’s your sign to get started. There’s never been a better time to start your own cell phone repair business. Between 2007 and 2014 alone, Americans spent more than $23.5 billion on repair and replacement of their smartphones. The […]
May 26, 2017
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It’s Your Future – Take Charge with Our Wireless Retail Franchise Opportunity!

Corporate life has its perks. However, if you’re entrepreneurial at heart, you may consider taking a chance on your business ownership dreams. Though you’ll likely face some start-up challenges – including developing a sound business plan, honing a marketing strategy or financing your venture – personal and professional fulfillment will be a worthwhile reward. Cell phone franchise opportunities like Phone-n-Fix are designed to alleviate some of those challenges and help those transitioning out of corporate life with added support. Here’s a sneak peek at what it would be like to become your own boss as a Phone-n-Fix cell phone franchise […]
May 15, 2017
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Develop Your Technical Skills as a Cell Phone Repair Franchise Owner

Do you have a knack for technical projects? Do you identify as a kinetic learner? If so, you should start your own cell phone repair business. Cell phone repair franchise opportunities like Phone-n-Fix equip those who are technically inclined and adept problem-solvers to launch and grow their own cell phone retail and repair destination. Even if you’re not a do-it-yourself enthusiast, there’s plenty of potential to enjoy a lucrative professional future as a Phone-n-Fix franchise owner. Here are just a few ways that our supercharged cell phone franchise helps you unlock your inner tech genius: Our cell phone franchise support […]
May 8, 2017
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Q&A with a Phone-n-Fix Franchisee: Carl and Miranda Burfeind

The Phone-n-Fix team is proud to introduce cell phone franchise team Carl and Miranda Burfeind! As veteran Phone-n-Fix employees, the husband-and-wife duo decided this year to take their passion and commitment to a whole new level this. The two bring more than 20 years of combined experience in the electronic service and repair industries, as well as an intimate understanding of Phone-n-Fix’s mission, vision and customer care standards. We sat down with the new owners of Phone-n-Fix West Acres Mall in Fargo, North Dakota, to discuss their motivations, goals and insights on entrepreneurial life. What attracted you to the Phone-n-Fix […]
May 3, 2017
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The Costs of Cell Phone Business Ownership

The moment you decide to start your own cell phone repair business is certainly an exciting one. You may be invigorated by the possibility of providing quality cell phone retail products and repairs to community residents, or contributing to your local economy as a new business owner. Perhaps you are technically inclined, and you look forward to channeling your passions while earning a living. As you consider what’s next for your future, be sure to give ample thought to how you might fund and sustain your new venture. Have you thought about what it takes to start your own cell […]
April 30, 2017
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Drive ROI for Your Cell Phone Franchise with Pre-Paid Services

You can’t start your own cell phone repair business without considering return-on-investment. Before you dive into the nuts and bolts of your operation, explore “big picture” questions about potential returns. How will your offering deliver value to both customers and investors? Phone-n-Fix, our fast-growing cell phone retail and repair franchise, has tapped into a rising wireless trend with our pre-paid services. Read on to learn how we’ve leveraged shifting consumer preferences to bolster our revenue stream. Our cell phone franchise model appeals to a sizeable market of pre-paid customers Today’s customers want to invest in pre-paid services just as much […]
April 14, 2017
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Phone-n-Fix Franchise is Dialing into New Markets!

The secret is out! Phone-n-Fix is expanding as part of its mission to revolutionize the wireless retail and repair industry. Qualified individuals can now introduce our brand’s signature experience to customers nationwide. At the same time, they can potentially benefit from the investment opportunity of a lifetime. Whether you’re an emerging entrepreneur or an experienced investor, Phone-n-Fix’s established cell phone franchise model has plenty to offer. A fully charged phone franchise opportunity you can’t refuse We’re different from other “we fix phones” concepts, and we’re ready for phone fanatics in new territories to discover how. Our mark of distinction lies […]
April 3, 2017
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How to Put Your Retail Management Skills to Work

A management role in the retail sector is not for the faint-of-heart. Long hours, fluctuating staff sizes, seasonal demands and customer personalities all seem to come with the territory. However, determination and a positive attitude can help any dedicated retail manager thrive under pressure. At Phone-n-Fix, a premium cell phone retail and repair franchise, we understand the unique strengths that retail management executives bring to the table. Here’s how our team invites these professionals to put their skills to work in our growing niche. Our phone franchise calls on retail managers who have a knack for inventory management Inventory management […]
March 27, 2017
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Essentials for Long-Term Cell Phone Business Growth

Effective cell phone business owners are growth-oriented – aligning their mission, branding and operational approach toward the greater goal of longevity. Phone-n-Fix knows what it takes to set a cell phone retail and repair business on track for growth in today’s thriving market. We have perfected a cell phone franchise model that prioritizes local market impact for franchisees, while boosting national brand recognition in a competitive niche. Based on our leadership team’s collective expertise, we have identified three essentials for long-term business growth. Start your own cell phone repair business with top-notch service standards Whether customers have a positive or […]
March 19, 2017
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3 Must-Haves for a Premium Customer Experience

Providing a quality customer experience is paramount when it comes to cell phone retail and repair. At Phone-n-Fix, a growing cell phone franchise brand, we pride ourselves on fostering premium customer engagement. From the look and feel of our stores to the quality of our interactions, every aspect of our operation is customer-centric. (Read ‘How to Put Your Retail Management Skills to Work’) The Phone-n-Fix team’s 30+ years of expertise has revealed the following essentials for a premium customer experience: Customers still appreciate personalization Anyone can provide customer service. But, it takes a certain kind of professional to offer an […]
March 9, 2017
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Support that is always “On”: Avoid Start-Up Challenges with a Phone-n-Fix Cell Phone Franchise

We didn’t write the book on starting a cell phone repair business (see 3 Reasons to Start a Cell Phone Retail and Repair Business). However, we’ve read it from cover to cover and have even added our own unique chapter, which is well worth a glance – especially for those new to the entrepreneurial world. One thing to know from the start is that it takes plenty of patience and a number of resources to start your own cell phone repair business. In addition to site selection, store design and marketing plans, start-up business owners must identify the best suppliers, […]
February 28, 2017
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Meet Jill Solberg: 5 Questions with a Phone-n-Fix Franchise Owner

Recently, Phone-n-Fix teamed up with Yahoo! Finance to introduce the signing of our inaugural franchisee. Jill Solberg of PBJ Platinum Partners of Sioux Falls comes to us with a contagious passion for the wireless world and decades of relevant experience. We sat down with Jill to talk about her background, trends in the industry, and what she looks forward to most as a Phone-n-Fix cell phone franchise owner. What did you do before joining the Phone-n-Fix brand? JS: Early in my career, I worked mainly in customer service positions. I love to interact with people, but I didn’t wake up […]
February 25, 2017
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5 Tips for Effective Retail Sales Training with A Cell Phone Franchise

Effective training programs do more than prepare team members to fulfill the duties of a new sales role. Perhaps more importantly, they foster creative leadership and curiosity. Our team embraces this outlook at Phone-n-Fix, a leading wireless retail franchise that places customer service at the center of its model. As we continue to expand through franchising, we offer wireless retail sales training to owner-operators and their management teams. Here are a few ideals that have shaped our training program within our cell phone franchise: We encourage team members to prioritize customers’ needs All sales professionals aspire to close deals. Standout […]
February 21, 2017
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Unlock Growth in the Pre-Owned Market with Our Cell Phone Franchise Opportunity

Smartphone businesses dominate the tech market. A growing dependence on these devices paints a clear picture of future market health, indicating a robust industry for years to come. Thus, those looking to start a cell phone business must prioritize two other considerations: uniqueness and potential. Phone-n-Fix’s cell phone store franchise opportunity is innovative and enterprising while responding to a market need that is steadily gaining momentum. As the leading premium cell phone reseller, Phone-n-Fix’s wireless retail franchise is positioned for longevity in this bustling market. More people are selling their devices via the used smartphone market As more wireless providers […]
January 25, 2017

3 Reasons to Start a Cell Phone
Retail and Repair Business

46% of smartphone owners say their smartphone is something “they could not live without,” so imagine the panic when one of those devices breaks. The Phone-n-Fix franchise opportunity complements the demand for reliable cell phone retail and repair options by offering premium solutions in communities nationwide. Meanwhile, franchise owners use our refined business model as a blueprint for capturing market share in this booming industry. Are you a motivated individual considering business ownership? Here are three reasons to start a cell phone repair business: Starting a Cell Phone Repair Business Allows You to be Your Own Boss As a cell […]
January 18, 2017
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Upgrade Your Cell Phone Franchise with Multiple Revenue Streams

A business venture is only as promising as its earning potential. That principle extends to mobile phone franchise opportunities, of which there is no shortage in the market. Phone-n-Fix’s cell phone business for sale rises above the competition as a multi-market franchise opportunity. Our concept presents multiple ways for franchise owners to maximize their growth potential in the $4 billion cell phone repair industry, as well as in the $17 billion used smartphone market. Curious about how to boost revenue and upgrade your cell phone franchise business in a competitive market? Check out all the opportunities Phone-n-Fix franchisees have to […]
December 31, 2016
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Our 2016 Selfie: A Year in Review with Phone-n-Fix

What a year 2016 was for Phone-n-Fix! Between expanding our corporate brand and kicking off a new franchising initiative, we made the most out of our last 365 days. Here is a quick “selfie” of our year in review: Phone-n-Fix cell phone franchise opportunities now available nationwide Thanks to our dedicated team, this year we unveiled our newest venture, PNF Franchising. Qualified individuals nationwide can now own a Phone-n-Fix franchised store using our pioneering business model and more than 40 years of collective expertise as a guide. Manage a cross-trained team of technicians who will provide quality retail knowledge and […]
December 7, 2016
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Pursue Multi-Concept Growth with a Phone-n-Fix Cell Phone Franchise

Franchising not only allows people to pursue their dream of business ownership, but to scale that business to its maximum potential. Reaching optimal efficiency and gain is a progressive journey. However, there comes a time when franchise owners reach a level of stability that motivates them to seek out their next entrepreneurial challenge. For some franchisees, that challenge may be opening one or more additional units. Alternatively, for some franchisees looking to diversify their portfolio, the next level may include ownership under another brand. Here are 3 reasons why starting a cell phone business with Phone-n-Fix is a sound investment […]
November 28, 2016
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What You Don’t Know About the Cell Phone Repair Market

It’s no secret that smartphones, tablets and other wireless devices are in high demand. Multiple industry reports point to a healthy U.S. smartphone market that doesn’t look to be waning anytime soon. Our obsessions with digital devices has paved the way for cell phone repair businesses like Phone-n-Fix to occupy a unique niche with high growth potential. Are you looking for a viable sector in which to invest? Here are three things you probably don’t know about the cell phone repair market: Cell phone repair brings in $4 billion of revenue The cell phone repair industry has steadily increased over […]
November 8, 2016
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Are You Ready to Go Into Business for Yourself with Phone-n-Fix?

Have you ever considered entrepreneurship? You’re not alone. In fact, by 2015, 27 million Americans were starting or running their own businesses. As more people choose to leave corporate America and take an entrepreneurial leap, the returns have proven to be lucrative. According to Forbes, U.S. businesses with less than $5 million in annual revenue experienced an improvement in net profit margins for the fourth consecutive year. Add an influx of new jobs to the mix, and the small business landscape looks especially promising for those who crave a change. Do you have what it takes to start a cell […]