Initial Benefits

CSS 28The Best Benefits in the Industry for Your Franchise
For your initial investment, you will receive:

Award-winning Products and Classes
Our guns and ammunition as well as our courses are known around the world as being synonymous with quality.  All of our firearms and firearm products are created by the top manufacturers in the industry and most are available exclusively at Colorado Shooting Sports.

Comprehensive Initial Training
Every franchisee receives three days of Colorado Shooting Sports hands-on, start-up training beginning in beautiful Greeley, CO and continuing onsite at your franchise location. Your training will cover every aspect of the Colorado Shooting Sports franchising system. Our expert instructors will show you how to effectively market your business, manage the administrative and financial aspects of your business, and oversee your employees. You will also learn everything there is to know about our services, including ordering, setup and handling of your firearms, ammunition, equipment, and other supplies to further solidify the training experience. You’ll gain real world experience as our trainers help you make final preparations for your successful grand opening.

Complete Document Suite
As a franchisee, you will receive the most comprehensive, plainspoken and easy-to-understand documents in the industry. These documents will guide your through every step of setting up and running your store. Our complete document suite includes:

  • Jumpstart Guidelines
  • Operations Documentation
  • Grand Opening Guide
  • Real Estate Procedures
  • Real Estate Broker Guide
  • Real Estate Marketing Brochure
  • Construction Specifications
  • Social Media Guidelines


Jumpstart Program
Colorado Shooting Sports franchisees get off to a fast start. Jumpstart is a pre-training program that holds your hand through every detail as you start your new business endeavor. From mundane tasks such as applying for a local business license and obtaining your Federal Tax ID number, to more expansive assignments such as initial employee hiring and the development of your grand opening target marketing campaign, Jumpstart ensures that you maximize your time before training. Most importantly, it helps ensure that once you return from training, you will be ready to launch your new business!

Construction Guidance and Assistance
We have engaged top builders, vendors, and real estate experts to assist you with selecting a site for your location and building it to fit our unique specifications. Our construction specifications will clearly lay out everything that you need to do to build out your site from ordering equipment to painting the walls!

Grand Opening Assistance
Colorado Shooting Sports has developed a comprehensive marketing system to launch each location as effectively and rapidly as possible. You will leverage strategic partners, vendors, local media, print, web, and grass roots marketing to make an instant impact drawing as many new customers as possible during your grand opening weekend.

You will also receive:

  • Distinctive Image and Design
  • Pre-Opening Guidance
  • Name, Trademark and Logo
  • Exclusive Territories
  • Computer POS System