Start A New Store

Realize Your Dream - Start Your Own Hobby Shop

We are passionate about RC and so are you!  Showcase your love for RC with a Remote Control Hobbies store!  Wow your customers with the look and feel of a fresh, clean, innovative store environment.  Run your store, your way, supported by industry leaders. Customized service packages available to meet your individual needs. Open a business you and your family can be proud to own.  A store which creates an atmosphere and culture of excitement, education, and most importantly FUN for yourself, your staff, and your customers!

Logo and Store Design = $5,000 set-up + $28.84/week

Your visitor’s first impression impacts their decision to become a customer. We provide you with an industry recognized trademarked logo, drawing customers to your store with a trusted brand. You will work with our team to design a store layout and fixtures that highlight the current top industry product categories. We will work with you in the design of your external store signage and provide you with a wide variety of options for in store graphics. You will impress your customers with the modern look and feel of an RC Hobbies store.

  • Use of industry recognized trademarked logo, drawing customers to your store with a name they trust.
  • Design of your external and internal store signage and apparel.
  • Impress your customers with the modern look and feel of an RC Hobbies store.
 
Advertising Package = $5,000/year ($96.15 /week)
Our in-house advertising program is fine tuned to the hobby industry and targets the customers you want to reach in your geographic area. We distribute a monthly newsletter to your customer base featuring current specials and new product announcements. We utilize Google AdWords to reach more potential customers through paid advertising campaigns. We perform bi-weekly Facebook posts and paid advertising campaigns, drawing in new customers and keeping your current customers engaged. Horizon Hobby's HCP+ participants are eligible to receive redemption credit up to 75% of their advertising costs.
  •      Store Webpage and Business email address
  •      Facebook Advertising
  •      Google Paid Advertising
  •      Monthly Newsletter Distribution
  •      Monthly and annual reporting of advertising metrics.

Bookkeeping Services = $59/week (with Bill Pay = $69/week + 0.49/xfr, 1.49/ck)

  • Subscription and access to QuickBooks online software.
  • Set-up of account information into QuickBooks online software.
  • Entry and classification of account transactions.
  • Reconciliation of account balances.
  • Prepare bills for e-pay (with Bill Pay).
  • Monthly and annual P&L reports

Payroll Services = $99/mo (bi-monthly payroll), $149/mo (weekly payroll)

  • Set-up of W2 and 1099 employees.
  • Entry of employee hours.
  • Run payroll, direct deposit or e-check.
  • File and pay payroll taxes.
  • Annual payroll reports.
  • Printing a delivery of W2's.

Business Consulting Services and POS System = $12,500 set-up (no ongoing fees if purchasing requirement is met)

We work with industry leaders to provide you with everything you need to start your business off on the right foot and keep it profitable. You will be advised on the ideal initial store product stocking order. This plan is personalized to your available budget and the most current, in demand products in the industry. You will be guided on how to merchandise your new inventory for the best visual impact to your customers. You will be provided with a state of the art Point of Sale (POS) System, designed specifically for the hobby store industry. You will receive business consulting and thorough training on all aspects involved in starting and maintaining your business.