The Louis Unisex Salon is an exclusive Global Circle of Beauty Talents.
Over the past 29 years, Louis Unisex Salon has become the authority for discerning people around
the world to rely on to have their Beauty needs met. In all our Members and Partners, we look for
Excellence across the board, passion for their work, and genuine desire to give the “gift of Beauty”.
4000 Salons in 90 cities in the world passed the demanding Louis Unisex Salon accreditation process
and are now forming the exclusive global Circle of the Louis Unisex Salon. Anywhere in the world,
you are assured to experience the same premium quality service in a select environment, with a
personal that speaks English if you desire to.
In parallel, we have identified and built exclusive relationships with the best
Beauty/Wellness/Fitness/Fashion/Design/Stylist Influencers in the world. Each one contributes
through their own body of knowledge, and trademarked approach to the advancement of their field,
and brings a whole world of exciting possibilities to our search for real Beauty. We partner with each
of them to offer you Tailored Services exclusively available through our platform.
Our guests are, just like you, discerning clients and travellers-in-style, demanding by nature and by
necessity, jetsetters, businesswomen and businessmen. As they travel the globe, they rely on us as
their Beauty Tailor to inspire them, and curate the finest products and services suited to their
personal needs, image and personality. We make sure they stay at their best wherever they are,
whenever they most need it to.
Louis Unisex Salon raise the bar in the Beauty Business so that more people realize the “power of
real Beauty”, and rightly empowered are able to make the right choices for themselves and optimize
their natural Beauty assets. We help high achieving Salons and Beauty professionals to get the
attention they deserve, and succeed in their endeavour’s. Our guests, all discerning clients and
travellers-in-style, demanding by nature and by necessity, jetsetters, businesswomen and
businessmen, rely on us and our trusted Experts and Services to cater to their precious asset as their
Louis Unisex Salon BELIEFS
Beauty is not a shallow preoccupation. Nor is it for certain people only. Beauty is a very important
asset that is in everyone’s best interest to leverage. Men and women alike, CEO leading the
boardroom, or simply in our daily life... Our personal image, the way we come across, that first
impression we form in the other’s mind is our personal “brand”. There is, want it or not, ready or
not, always a value attached to your appearance. We believe it is smart to make it work for you!
In a society that is so competitive. It is even more important to manage your Beauty capital in the
most effective way. There is a value attached to Youth if you keep it together, as well as to maturity
as long as you know how to keep it youthful and relevant.
Beauty is luckily complex. Beauty is not Beauty is not Beauty. There is no one ideal representation of
Beauty, no one size fits all either, no dogma of style. Each of us is unique, multi-dimensional, and
aspire to different things for ourselves. There is inherent Beauty in that reality. We seek Talents who
respect that very basic ethical element in their work.
Empowerment comes from finding the most appealing outer expression of your most valuable inner
being. At that point, we communicate all we are, and meet our own potential. We look and feel at
our best, and that precious state projects invaluable confidence. Confidence that comes from real
At Louis Unisex Salon, what we call Beauty is a combination of “style”, “youthfulness” and
Integrity: Louis Unisex Salon is an independent entity with high selective standards of accreditation
in the Beauty Industry. (Standards are the same worldwide to ensure consistency of expectations).
Members commit to withhold these standards over time. Unsatisfactory unannounced visits
(mystery guest), conducted all through the year, can result in the exclusion from the Louis Unisex
Reach for Excellence: We look for the magic trium-vira: impeccable Savoir-Faire, thoughtful guest
Experience, and genuine Passion for giving the gift of Beauty.
Passion: We believe you can only be great at what you genuinely believe in and passionately love.
We seek these qualities in all our Members and Partners.
Curiosity: Curiosity leads change. We embrace change since it is inevitable. We appreciate and
support people who have in them the unquenchable thirst for discovery, the open mind to look at
things with a welcoming interest, and the personality to stand up for themselves and choose what is
good for them.
Benefits of Hair & Beauty Industry Business
The hair & beauty salon business is rarely the first option consider when they start
evaluating any business. But, when they learn more, they find that hair & beauty industry is
like no other.
Why Louis Unisex Salon
It gives an entrepreneur the best of both worlds – the ability to own their franchise business, and
ongoing access to support in marketing, advertising, recruiting, retention, training, management,
and business. Planning. In addition, they have the power of a national brand working for them, 24
hours a day, 7 days a week, to bring them more business.
the service, the products, and trademarks, as well as the entire business concept itself from
marketing strategy, plan, Standard Operating Procedure, systems, formats, audits, billing software,
training, quality control, ongoing assistance, guidance and supervision. In short, it provides small
business (the franchisee) with the tools of big business (provided by the franchisor).
Hair & beauty is an industry that is
All Cash business.
One time investment
Low Manpower cost, low operating cost.
(how hard recession hit,
People can’t stop haircuts/ color Etc.)
365 days revenue
Negligible seasonality - 12 month business
Is relevant in all community and economic climate.
Is a fundamental service, a basic necessity to all.
Doesn’t change or get obsolete with technology upgrades.
Have, low non-perishable inventory requirements.
Cannot be outsourced.
Is about making people look and feel good about themselves.
Very low competition – Social Barrier.
Start up Support
Location assistance / Site approval.
Salon design & constructions (Turnkey construction salon by empaneled architect of
(Louis Unisex Salon)
Legal Obligation / license procurement
Franchise Business Operations
Pre-opening and going operational assistance to franchisees
Implements and assists with all operational programs and procedures, including the
First salon Opening program
Schedules personalized visits to existing salons
Conducts regularly scheduled phone calls to discuss service, retail and training needs
Hosts the annual franchise Convention for all franchisees
Provides in house training on Hair dressing and beauty skills.
Trains on customer service and salon operations.
Tie up with top Hair & beauty industry leaders to train on current trends and
Grand Opening Ceremony – Our PR company will organize the grand opening day
for your salon.
POS – Billing Software – We have a billing software which we have taken from the
world largest salon software company. We will share the same software with you
for your billing.
Management Information System
We will share with you a MIS with over 100 types of report for analysis and marketing & Strategy
Ongoing Support & Service Across
Staff recruitment & training
Utilize the staff pool
Manager Recruitment & Training
Inventory Controls & Audit
Standards maintenance training & Audit.
Franchisee will get the benefits from the buying power of “Louis Unisex Salon” for beauty product,
imported machine and furniture.
Leverage from strong relationship with top hair care companies.
Expansion Opportunities the country
Our Franchisees have direct access to the vast accumulated knowledge, resources and best operating and marketing practices of “Louis Unisex Salon” and their franchisee.
Nothing is permanent but change, the environment in which we do business is also dynamic & is fast changing. We continuously learn about our industry and consumers and adapt as necessary & pass on our learning to our team of franchisee.
We make available to our franchisees what we have learned and continue to learn.
Employee welfare and recognition
1. Staff is retained well if they work for a
bigger group than a individual shop
2. Annual Meeting & picnic for recognizing
the hair dresser, beautician & manager.
3. In salon & outstation trainings for hair dresser
& Skin therapist.
Franchise Recurring Cost
In all the three models, franchisee gets the rights to use the brand name, systems &
Process & billing software.
Model 1*. Franchisee invests & Franchisee runs the operations. Franchisee will take care of
all the operational expenses like Rent, Salary, Electricity, Telecom, Maintenance, Salon
Consumption etc. and will pay 10% of revenue to the Louis Unisex Salon (Which would be
approx. 33% of Profits). The monthly fee paid by franchisee would be far less than the
business generated by franchisee by of brand name, systems & process, support etc.
Model 2*. Franchisee invests & Company(Louis Unisex Salon team) run the operations,
Louis unisex salon will take care of all the operational expenses like All Expenses Rent,
Salary, Electricity, Telecom, Maintenance, Salon Consumption etc. and will pay 10% of
revenue to the franchisee and company will pay minimum guarantee of 1% of total
franchise investment Amount per month.
Model 3*. Franchisee invests & Franchisee runs the operations. Franchisee will take care of
all the operational expenses like Rent, Salary, Electricity, Telecom, Maintenance, Salon
Consumption etc. and will pay the fixed royalty / support fees of Rs. 30000 per month(with
annual increment). This means that the more your business grows you pay fixed and you get
more returns. *Details in Franchise agreement
Franchisee Steps to Opening
1. Initial Franchisee Inquiry Made by prospective partner.
2. Prospective partner receives franchise Kit.
3. Read all detailed franchise Kit.
4. Complete the franchise form & Purchase the due diligence Kit@Rs. 25000/- =
5. Prospective partner receives the due diligence kit and prepares for discovery day.
6. Prospective partner meets the “New Business Development Manager” on the
7. Interview call with Director.
8. Discovery Day – Prospective partner visits a salon and runs the business for 1 day.
9. Prospective partner & Louis Unisex Salon Mutually decide on agreement.
10. Franchisee Agreement is Signed & Franchisee fee payment is made.
11. Franchisee shortlist the site and gets an approval from Louis Unisex Salon.
12. Architect is assigned & turnkey project given to architect after approval of Salon
13. 2 Key person of franchisee gets 2-3 week training at certified Salon of Louis Unisex
14. New Staff recruitment by franchisee.
15. 1 Week Training of new staff by Louis Unisex Salon at franchisee premises.
16. Salon ready for inaugurations.
17. Grand opening of Salon.
Do I need to have experience in the Salon business to start a Salon?
We would much prefer your business management experience and people skills and with
NO hair care experience at all.
Do I have to leave my current Job?
No, not necessary. We have built our Systems & Processes so that you don’t have to make
too many changes in your life. A Salon manager, trained and certified by Louis Unisex Salon,
runs the day-to-day operation of your franchise. You handle the Supervision. (All the
company owned store are managed by managers)
Although it can’t be denied that what YOU can do, your salon manager can’t. So if you wish
you run the day to day operations things will be better. The success of your Salon will be in
direct relation to the amount of time you choose to spend managing / supervising and
promoting your Salon.
How do I Know if I am right for a Louis Unisex Salon Franchise?
Ask yourself the following questions:
Do I enjoy working with people?
Am I willing to unlearn my past experience & learn new trade tricks?
Can I travel an extra mile to keep the customer happy-every time?
Do I have the Capital it takes to become a Louis Unisex Salon Franchisee?
Am I financial stable?
Am I success driven?
Am I willing to follow a proven business system?
Are franchised businesses more successful?
Generally it has been agreed that franchised businesses have a better chance of success
compared to independent small businesses. It is so for a variety of reasons including:
The franchisor has a vested interest that the franchisee succeed.
Franchisor’s proven business model which has been tried and tested.
Support from the franchisor.
Franchisee is a bigger ship that running his own small boat.
Networking with others in same profession(other franchisee)
Learning from others experience, without costing anything to you.
Franchisee is also a advisor for franchisee on issue like accounts, legal, taxes etc.
The established brand and customers who are loyal to the brand
Why should I take Louis Unisex Salon Franchisee?
With Louis Unisex Salon franchise you get the highly recognized trademark, entire business
concept from marketing strategy and plan, standards Operational procedure, Billing
systems, MIS, training, quality control and ongoing assistance, guidance and supervision.
You should opt for Louis Unisex Salon Franchise because
Easier to attract manpower
Make use of the employee pool of Louis Unisex Salon.
Company is managed by professional from IIMC Kolkatta with over 13 year
Company does lot of events for employee welfare, recognition & retention
Honesty & Transparency.
You generate employment for growing India.
What products will I be using for hair & Skin services? Do you have tie up with
multinational companies like L ‘Oreal, Matrix of Similar companies?
Louis Unisex Salon has tie up with L’Oreal professional division & Matrix for hair care
marketing material & Promotional activities. We use LAKME , Aroma, O3+, Krylon, MAC,
Vedicline, Lotus for skin care. All this product will be supplied to you at special rates of Louis
Will you help me get started?
We will not just help you getting started but we will partner with you through out. Training
is #1 in Louis Unisex Salon. You are taught customer service, Salon employee relations,
Salon Operations, sales tracking, fulfilling legal obligations and just about every aspect of the
Salon business that can help with your success. And training doesn’t stop after the grand
opening. We’ll keep you current on operations and business procedures as long as you
operate your salon franchise.
How much money will I make? What will be my profit percentage? What are the profit
margins of other franchisees? What kind of return on my investment may I expect?
Even before you start your first Salon with Louis Unisex Salon, We will ensure that you
know all the costs and the potential turnover of the business, after the you have filled the
application form. Prospective franchisees are encouraged to use this information as they
determine whether they believe a Louis Unisex Salon, may be profitable in their area.
On the discovery day before signing the franchise agreement the prospective franchisees
will be asked to run existing store for day & learn if he/she thinks that he/she wants to enter
The profit from the franchisee will depend on your dedication and motivation to expand the
Return on investment depends upon your geography and your capability to manage and run
your own business according to the specified standard operating procedure. The estimated
payback period on an average is between 1 to 3 years & ROI will be approx. 33%.
How does my staff get trained?
Before you open your first Louis Unisex Salon, 2 key holders of your Salon required to
attend and complete Louis Unisex Salon, Management training program. Key holders could
include the franchisee & Salon manager. Training ranges from 2-3 weeks (depending on the
past experience) and is conducted at our H.O. by our certified training stores. There is a
initial training fee(mentioned in the Franchise set up cost) for the training and the
Franchisee is responsible for all costs incurred including travel and lodging of the
Our technical staff will frequently visit your Salon(as per the franchise options you choose)
to present the latest hair techniques, beauty treatments and conduct in-salon workshops. In
addition you will receive and extensive library of educational DVDs.
We also have tie up with top Hair & beauty industry leaders to train on current trends and
techniques to help improve management skills and promote a positive salon environment,
we hold ongoing salon training programs for store managers.
Do I get help with store design and construction?
The Louis Unisex Salon has empanelled/approved architect and they will develop total
design and salon décor package proven to work. The architect will be given Turn key project
to construct the salon after the design is approved by Louis Unisex Salon.
We will work with you and the approved architect to ensure your salon is nothing short of
perfect before opening.
Does, Louis Unisex Salon, provide financing to help me open my full service salon?
No, Louis Unisex Salon, does not provide third party financing.
How long does it take to build a Louis Unisex Salon franchise?
It takes approximately 2-3 months.
How long it the Franchise Agreement?
The Louis Unisex Salon agreement if for five (5) years. However, assuming both parties
agree and then upon payment of a renewal fee the parties can mutually agree to extend the
contract for a further five (5) years.
Can I sell my business?
Yes, However the Louis Unisex Salon must approve the individual or company buying the
franchise. The purchase must also agree to the terms and conditions of the franchise
agreement. Franchise fee is non-transferable. New Agreement would be made & fresh
franchisee fee would be charged.
Do I receive a territory?
Louis Unisex Salon does not allocate territories. However it is in the best interest of both
parties to ensure growth in sales and profit. Hence, extensive market research in completed
on location and suburb choice and the impact on neighboring Louis Unisex Salon – if there
Will I get help in advertising my grand opening?
Our PR company will organize the grand opening day for your Salon.
What is National Marketing fund?
This is a pool of marketing fund for common advertising for all stores, like advertisement on TV,
Newspaper, National and Regional Magazine, Specifically for increasing sales.
This pool of fund is created by paying equivalent to 1 Hair female cut per day – payable weekly to
Can Louis Unisex Salon “Guarantee” my success as a franchisee?
We have been providing quality service and robust operational and training support which has
worked for us in different geographies. You will find Louis Unisex Salon franchise concepts to be
successful, proven investment opportunities with huge growth potential.
But just like any other business, a franchisee or company owned salon could fail for the following
Mismanagement of employees, self, clients or suppliers
Poor control of Cash
Poor control of expenses
Non compliance with Louis Unisex Salon Process & Systems.
Is there a strict standard I am required to follow in operating a Louis Unisex Salon franchise?
Yes. We know what works. We have proved it works.
We will pass this business formula on to you.
Is the Franchisee refundable? Can I pay it in stages?
The franchise fee is non-refundable and is fully payable at the time of signing the agreement.
Can I own more than one franchisee?
Most certainly, we have a unique operational process that works for you instead of you working for
the system. Which means that you can own and operate more than one salons Ans manage easily
What is the completion like?
The market is dominated by un-structured local players, who do not have a standard operation
procedure, customers get different experience and behaviour most of the time.
Local players are generally not highly educated and have inherited this business, do not have
forsight, do not get upgraded trainings.
No brand backs the local player & client does relate themselves with local players and when
customer gets an option for better interior place, hygienic environment, proper care latest trends –
they just switch.
Who does the site selection? What assistance do we get from Louis Unisex Salon?
The franchisee will be given enough information to choose the right location. The franchisee will
send the photo and details of the selected sites to Louis Unisex Salon (Preferably 3 Sites to
choose from). A representative will visit the site for final approval.
What’s next? Apply Today
If you think that you wish to take things to another level of understanding, please fill no-obligation
Salon Franchise Application Form and send it to our H.O. along with a chq of Rs. 25000/- = in favour
of Southland Retail Private Limited.
This Rs. 25000/- = is not refundable but adjustable against your franchisee fee, in case you sign
franchisee agreement within 3 months from the date of realization of chq.
By taking the time to complete our franchise application, you are initiating our Mutual Discovery
Process that will result in a Collaborative decision about whether the Louis Unisex Salon franchise
opportunity is right for you, and vice versa
Once you submit your completed application (i.e. group and all individual applications have been
submitted,) you will receive you Due Diligence Kit(Salon Sensitivity Analysis tools). This is a highly
valuable tool that we will use together throughout the Mutual Discovery Process.
The Due Diligence is a rich tool that we only provide to serious franchise partner Candidates. We are
looking forward to working with you and exploring our potential relationship.
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