The Benefits

WE TAKE ALL THE GUESSWORK OUT OF OWNING A BUSINESS.

As a licensee, you and your team receive comprehensive, strategic support along with an array of critical operations solutions that every business needs to be successful, including:

  • Retail Store Design
  • Merchandising + Displays
  • Consumer Engagement Classes + Events
  • Signature Products + Services
  • Local + Global Managed Marketing Solutions
  • Website + Email Management
  • Business Operations Solutions
  • In-Depth Team Training Programs
  • Business Development Coaching
  • Commercial Sales Training

EXCLUSIVE BUSINESS OPERATIONS SOLUTIONS

As a licensee, you have the support and expertise of the IPI – Member Network™ (IPI) by your side. IPI has been leading the specialty photo and print industry for over 35 years and is the development organization behind The Print Refinery™ concept. Benefit by connecting with hundreds of industry business owners just like you.

 

  • Exclusive savings from our vendor partners on equipment, software, merchandise, support services and more
  • Online and in-person education and networking opportunities
  • Annual International Print + Imaging Conference
  • Receive guidance on setting annual, quarterly and monthly sales goals

MODERN BRANDING + DYNAMIC MARKETING

The Print Refinery™ is a brand that identifies and connects with the aspiring creative community. When you license with The Print Refinery™, you’ll receive a full suite of branded marketing collateral, packaging solutions, informational guides, design assistance and more.

 

  • Targeted brand-launch marketing campaign, including social media, email, digital and on-property signage, Google AdWords and Facebook ads
  • Hosted, designed and managed location website with customizable features
  • Ongoing global, brand-wide marketing campaigns
  • Access to robust marketing and promotional solutions found in our Marketing Solutions Program (MSP) and Managed Marketing Services (MMS)

IN-DEPTH TEAM TRAINING + SUPPORT

At the beginning of your journey, a PR Development Team Onboarding Manager will schedule weekly calls to make sure your store’s development and grand opening are a success. Throughout the onboarding process you will receive coaching and education that supports your store’s retail products, business operations and overall client experience. But the training doesn’t stop there.

 

  • A PR Development Team Member will manage and attend your grand opening/brand launch open house and provide in-person group and individual training while on-site.
  • Stay up to date on branding, culture, experience, packaging, sales techniques and events through the IPI – Member Network University, a fun and easy-to-use online training system with required and elective learning modules.
  • Weekly ongoing one-on-one business coaching with a PR Development Team Member, including B2B/commercial sales training
  • One-on-one business development coaching and mentoring from an existing licensee
  • Monthly licensee group calls

“The tools and support from The Print Refinery™ development team makes it easy for us to focus on what we do best – interact with guests and create masterpieces.”

TK + Shari Broecker

The Print Refinery™ - Louisville, KY Licensee