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  1. 1. BP Connect Franchising www.bpfranchising.com www.bpconnectfranchising.com
  2. 2. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com About Us................................................................................................................................................. 3 About Us Overview .................................................................................................................................. 3 BP .......................................................................................................................................................... 4 BP Connect............................................................................................................................................. 5 Amoco Gasoline ...................................................................................................................................... 6 Why BP, BP Connect and Wild Bean Café? .............................................................................................. 7 Why the Petroleum C-Store Industry? ....................................................................................................... 7 Franchise Support ............................................................................................................................... 8 Franchise Support Overview .................................................................................................................... 8 Marketing ................................................................................................................................................ 9 Training .................................................................................................................................................. 9 Potential Markets................................................................................................................................... 10 Becoming a Franchisee ................................................................................................................... 11 Franchisee Requirements ...................................................................................................................... 11 Real Estate Requirements ..................................................................................................................... 11 Frequently Asked Questions .................................................................................................................. 12 Photo Galleries for BP Connect Featuring the Wild Bean Café ............................................ 14 Exterior Photos...................................................................................................................................... 14 Interior Photos ....................................................................................................................................... 20 Car Wash Photos .................................................................................................................................. 27 Commercial Brokers ......................................................................................................................... 29 Franchise Inquiry Form.................................................................................................................... 29 © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. -2-
  3. 3. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com About Us About Us Overview BP has over 25 years operating experience within the Petroleum- Convenience store industry. We seek as franchisees, business people with a passion for quality and service. With our advanced systems and training solutions, we set the standard for quality, brand recognition and leadership within the petroleum and convenience store industry. BP, BP Connect and Wild Bean Café are iconic industry brands. We invite you to reap the benefits of our success. The BP Connect brand is a well respected name in the industry with approximately 200 facilities located in the nine states. We are currently seeking BP Connect franchisees in the Mid-Western and Eastern Regions of the U.S. Becoming a BP Connect franchisee featuring the Wild Bean Café is a serious commitment; however the rewards are immeasurable: • Instant brand awareness • Strong and stable, world corporate leader • Customer focused, performance driven business model • Corporate support with a successful history of building business • Access to our worldwide network What Do We Look For in a Franchisee? We look for business acumen and a passion for customer service. We are particular about our franchisees because they all contribute to our success, one franchise location at a time. We are seeking only top visionaries who are committed to building a customer focused and performance-driven business. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, 90 percent of franchised operations are still operating after ten years, whereas 82 percent of independent businesses fail. This statistic solidifies the fact that aligning with a recognized leader increases the probability of success. We invite you to look around our site to better understand this unique franchising opportunity. Important Notice: None of the communications made through this web page should be construed as an offer to sell any BP Connect franchise in, nor is any such communication directed to, the residents of any jurisdiction requiring registration of the franchise before it is offered and sold in that jurisdiction. No BP Connect franchises will be sold to any resident of any such jurisdiction until the offering has been exempted from the requirements of, or duly registered in and declared effective by, such jurisdiction and the required Uniform Franchise Offering Circular (if any) has been delivered to the prospective franchisee before the sale in compliance with applicable law. If you have any questions concerning the registration status of BP Connect franchises in your jurisdiction, please contact M.E. Glassman at glassme@bp.com. © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. -3-
  4. 4. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com The materials on the Site describe BP's franchise offering. If you wish to be considered, we ask that you please complete and submit an expression of interest via our Franchise Inquiry Form. Neither this web site, nor your submission of an expression of interest, constitute an offer to sell or to purchase a franchise, nor shall it create any contractual or other obligation to one another. BP BP is of one of the world's leading energy companies with operations on six continents and in over 100 countries including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa and Russia. BP’s key strengths are oil and gas exploration and production; the refining, marketing and supply of petroleum products and the manufacturing and marketing of chemicals. BP supports all its businesses with high quality research and technology. • High visibility retailer with approximately 28,500 sites worldwide • Serves around 14 million customers everyday • Innovative in retail offerings • Market leader of clean fuels Our US Brands Include: BP, ARCO, ampm and Castrol Each brand has its own unique history and heritage and each follows a set of clear and well-defined brand guidelines. The BP Brand BP is a distinctive, global company with an unshakable commitment to human progress. We serve approximately 14 million customers, providing products they need every day. Our products provide the freedom to move, to heat, to innovate. We believe this freedom is inseparable from the responsibility to produce and consume energy in ways that respect both human rights and the natural environment. Every day more than 100,000 employees combine their energy and innovation to build the BP brand. Superior marketing capability is essential to BP’s current and future success and enables the company’s strategy to sustain profitable organic growth. Our marketing strategy keeps us at the forefront of current and new markets and maintains BP’s position as one of the world’s most successful companies. Effective marketing leads to better innovation, closer customer relationships and increased value for all stakeholders What We Stand For The BP brand encompasses all our people, the products we sell, the technologies we develop and the relationships we build. We have four core values that emphasize everything we do: • Performance Driven - setting global standards • Innovative - delivering breakthrough solutions • Progressive - always looking for a new and better approach • Green - demonstrating environmental leadership and social responsibility © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. -4-
  5. 5. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com The BP Connect Brand is Franchised by BP Products North America, Inc. BP aspires to be one of the world's prominent brands, with a sustainable long term future. This is captured by the phrase "beyond petroleum", reflecting our brand positioning today and our goals to respond creatively to the world's future energy needs. BP is "reinventing the energy business." BP Connect Open 24/7, BP Connect locations combine a large, open convenience store with the Wild Bean Café concept. BP Connect represents the future of fuel and convenience retailing and offers unmatched customer service and unsurpassed quality within an attractive and innovative design. The stores offer a bright, clean and open environment with wide aisles and a consumer friendly layout that makes products easy to find. A Brand That Stands Apart Powerful, distinctive branding is the cornerstone of BP Connect’s high visibility in the convenience-store industry. Wherever our stores are located, BP Connect enjoys broad name recognition as a result of our familiar trademarks and distinctive marketing. By combining top brands with our own unique, in-demand offerings, BP Connect franchises will continue to lead in the convenience-store industry. • Proprietary offers include Gourmet Coffee, High Quality Fresh Foods and Meals, Custom–Made Sandwiches / Salads, and Fountain Beverages differentiates BP Connect from the competition • Innovative marketing, branding & media advertising helps support business growth • The BP Connect Franchise offer is leveraged by BP’s strong gas brand of Amoco fuels The World of BP Connect Petroleum – Convenience store growth is an unstoppable force—an evolving industry with high customer demand. The BP Connect brand is uniquely positioned to meet these needs—and to open a world of opportunity for you. BP Connect is the convenient place for customers to get meals, drinks and snacks with just the right ambiance. Our success depends on your success. At BP Connect, you will find commitment to excellence and an emphasis on respect in how to treat your customers. BP Connect offers a fast, fun dynamic and rewarding environment. With BP Connect you get a thoroughly distinctive brand and comprehensive support for your business. A key element of BP Connect’s convenience strategy is the delivery of a differentiated and distinctive offer focused on meeting the needs of your customers. Wild Bean Café The Wild Bean Café features high quality, affordable, fresh foods and meals. The cafe offering includes gourmet coffee, a selection of herbal teas and fountain beverages, distinctive breads and pastries baked in the cafe, specialty soups, custom-made sandwiches and fresh salads. In addition, customers can select a gourmet blend of Wild Bean Coffee or cappuccino in the upscale "coffee shop" environment. © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. -5-
  6. 6. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com The Wild Bean Café is not what you’d expect from food on the go. When customers need a jolt of energy, a quick buzz to their routine, they go to the Wild Bean Café! The food tastes wonderful and going to the Wild Bean Café fits perfectly into their day. Your customers need not wait in line at a drive-through or try to find parking on a busy street. We’re here to make it easy for them. The Wild Bean Café adds a jolt of energy to your customer’s day and revitalizes them for their continued journey. BP Connect rewards your customers with a place where they can find Convenience Without Compromise. Breakfast sandwiches, gourmet coffee -- even gas. BP and BP Connect. Amoco Gasoline Amoco Fuels In the United States, BP Connect stores feature the full slate of Amoco fuels - fuels Americans rank highest in quality. This includes Amoco Regular, Amoco Silver Mid-Grade and Amoco Ultimate – BP’s uniquely formulated premium gasoline that has lower sulfur content, which lessens the level of harmful emissions. Based on a recent joint agreement between Ford Motor Company and BP, 2006 Ford division cars, pickups and SUVs in the U.S. will bear gas caps recommending Amoco gasoline to customers. This is the first time in the United States a major auto manufacturer has recommended an energy company’s fuel. More Performance, Less Pollution™ Reduced Emissions Amoco Ultimate is specially formulated to cut harmful emissions such as hydrocarbons, carbon monoxide, and oxides of nitrogen that contribute to air pollution - and fewer emissions mean a cleaner environment. Cleaner Engine Amoco Ultimate's cleaning additive helps keep critical engine parts clean and virtually free from performance- robbing deposits. In new cars, Ultimate keeps deposits from forming and maintains peak performance. In older cars, with five tank fill-ups and continuous use, Ultimate cuts away deposits. Better Performance Research shows that cars with fewer deposits run better. They get better mileage and fuel economy and they accelerate quicker with more power and less hesitation. Amoco Ultimate improves drivability and optimizes performance - including cold starts, acceleration, and fuel economy. © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. -6-
  7. 7. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Why BP, BP Connect and Wild Bean Café? Confidence Investment in the BP and BP Connect brands yield the confidence of knowing you're aligning yourself within a dynamic business model. Our respected brand leads the petroleum – convenience store industry. Experience BP has over 25 years of operating experience within the petroleum convenience store industry. World Class Marketing & Advertising Name recognition, corporate managed advertising and media, field marketing support and promotions to maximize sales. Training Programs Ours is one of the franchise industry’s most comprehensive. We offer an array of training modules including: back office accounting, safety and security, customer service, alcohol and tobacco sales, fast food preparation and inventory control. Our Franchise Agreements Offer 20-year Terms. The Initial Franchise Fee for a BP Connect franchise is $30,000. We have excellent training programs as well as ongoing support to get you started and help grow your business. Why the Petroleum C-Store Industry? Petroleum and convenience store growth is an unstoppable force - an evolving industry with strong customer demand. People are on the go and when it comes to either fueling their car or feeding their hunger we provide fast service in a clean and friendly environment. So long as people drive their car and have a hunger to feed or thirst to quench our industry will continue to serve a growing population. Innovation and Value As an industry innovator, we constantly review new products and equipment, searching for new designs, best pricing and quality. And, as the industry leader, we see the best of new product innovations and set the standard for new products through our purchase and use. Whether it is store equipment or retail convenience products, BP Connect provides our franchisees with a service that allows them to spend more time on the day-to-day operations of their business. © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. -7-
  8. 8. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Franchise Support Franchise Support Overview We are committed to building upon our position as the leader in the Petroleum Convenience Store industry. We offer an opportunity for you to achieve the highest potential under the support and infrastructure of the BP Connect convenience store franchise. A Shared Effort You provide the capital and managerial commitment to start the business, and the dedication to make it prosper. We deliver resources required to utilize the BP Connect system and franchisees enjoy all the benefits. Here are just some of the ways we're ready to help: • Marketing and advertising support • Marketing research • Specialized training systems • Franchise consultants • Real estate and site evaluation assistance • Building and Decor Specifications • Sales planning • Accounting and financial management assistance • Feedback on your store's performance • Advice on product mix • Financial assistance may be available for facility construction Field Support Franchisees have access to a full team of knowledge experts. Area Development Managers, Franchise Consultants and Regional Sales Managers are there to support franchisees and help grow the brand. Area development managers may assist with real estate and site evaluation, site maps and construction designs. The franchise consultants and regional sales managers can provide general business consulting support. They are available as your go-to source for most of the general operations and retail questions you may have. Their job is to provide feedback and practical solutions to questions pertaining to your daily operations. With years of operations experience, we offer a wealth of knowledge to assist our franchisees. © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. -8-
  9. 9. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Marketing Superior marketing capability has driven BP’s current success and will be the driver of our future success. It is the key enabler of our long term strategy, underpinning sustainable organic growth that will keep BP at the forefront of current and new markets and maintain BP’s position as one of the world’s most successful companies. Effective marketing leads to better innovation, closer customer relationships and increased value for all stakeholders. Marketing and Advertising is a key ingredient for success in any business. At BP and BP Connect, our experience and marketing know-how provides the leverage you need to succeed. Our expertise in advertising, store promotions and regional offers creates a strong combination for success and a resource you can enjoy on Day One as a BP Connect Franchisee. Our brands hold a high standard for creative highly visible advertising and you reap the benefits of our regional media buying power and media relationships. Branding It is crucial to ensure that the BP Connect brand represents enticing images in the minds of the convenience- store customer. The BP and BP Connect brands hold a high standard for creative, highly visible advertising. Franchisees will benefit from of our experience, regional buying power and media relationships. Join a global retail organization that has successfully operated franchised petroleum convenience-store operations for over 25 years. High Focus P.O.P. Materials Point-of-Purchase materials maximize customer interest and stimulate sales. These graphical enhancements include an extensive array of exterior and interior promotional signage to help ensure an exciting look for the BP Connect Wild Bean Café facility. Training Franchise Management and Employee Training As an industry leader we constantly focus on improving our service and quality. It all begins with training. We offer some of the most comprehensive and thorough training in the franchise industry. We train new franchisees in all the key business categories necessary to help you become a successful BP Connect franchise operator. Your principle contact will be a team of Training Specialists responsible for facilitating classroom instruction and selecting your on-the-job training site. The Training Specialists will monitor your progress throughout the duration of your training and provide you with an opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge of the business. New franchisees participate in our comprehensive training program developed to teach you how to operate your business utilizing a combination of classroom instruction and self study training in a BP Connect facility. The BP Connect Initial Franchise Fee includes training for two people at the initial franchisee training program and one © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. -9-
  10. 10. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com person at the Wild Bean Café training program. The initial franchisee training program is currently 7 weeks and the Wild Bean Café training program is currently 4.2 weeks – but the duration is subject to change. The program includes: • Health, Safety, Security, Environment • Gasoline marketing • BP Connect marketing and merchandising • BP Connect promotion implementation • Customer service • Food safety • Fast-food preparation and service • Sanitation and housekeeping • Inventory control • Back-office accounting and financial management • Responsible alcohol and tobacco sales Store Manager Training If you own more than one BP Connect facility, a minimum of one full time employee for each store is required to successfully complete the six week BP Connect Store Manager training program. This program provides the necessary elements a store manager will need to operate a BP Connect facility as the primary manager. Potential Markets BP and BP Connect Convenience Store Markets: BP Connect Convenience-Stores are currently located in nine states. We are seeking franchisees in the Mid-Western and Eastern Regions of the US. In the Western states of California, Arizona, Nevada, Washington and Oregon, BP has a separate ARCO branded gasoline offer combined with the ampm franchise concept. Please note your geographic preferences in the Franchise Inquiry Form. We offer franchise opportunities for qualified candidates who possess the financial and managerial resources. Important Notice: This does not constitute an offer of a BP Connect or ampm Franchise, which can only be made with a Uniform Franchise Offering Circular. © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 10 -
  11. 11. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Becoming a Franchisee Franchisee Requirements Candidacy Requirements BP Connect Convenience Stores What We Look for in a Franchisee Franchise candidates will be evaluated based on business abilities and experience, personal drive for success and financial strength. General Criteria BP Connect convenience-store franchises are available for ambitious and entrepreneurial individuals willing to assume the risks — and eager to reap the rewards — of owning their own business. You must be ready to make a full commitment to the business. As an owner of the business, you must put forth a full time commitment and attention to the key business drivers. Becoming a BP Connect franchisee requires being prepared to make a significant financial commitment therefore requiring an equal commitment of your time and energy. Here are some, but not all, additional requirements that you must meet: • U.S. citizenship, or permanent resident alien status with a minimum age of 21 years old • Personal participation in operating a retail facility • Successfully complete all training requirements • English language proficiency • Good credit record / credit history evidenced by prompt payment of all financial obligations • Total estimated investment: $2,269,430 - $6,578,290 (including estimated real estate costs) • Estimated liquid capital required $700,000 - $1,000,000 • Possess an entrepreneurial attitude, creativity and the ability to make sound business decisions • Ability to create and implement a comprehensive business plan • Ability to successfully execute BP Connect franchise operational procedures • Excellent project management skills and attention to detail • Ability to obtain / qualify for a beer and wine sales license for off-site consumption Previous franchise experience is a plus, but not a requirement since we place a high value on a person’s business acumen Real Estate Requirements Preferred Real Estate Site Specifications • Hard corner with a 40,000 - 60,000 square foot pad • 30,000 + Accessible daily traffic count @ intersection • 18,000 + Daytime population (2 mile radius) ; 13,000 + Households (2 mile radius) • Median household income $40 -50K (2 mile radius) © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 11 -
  12. 12. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Frequently Asked Questions What are the Business Qualifications for Becoming a BP Connect Franchisee? The following are a few qualities we look for in selecting franchisees: • Entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to manage, motivate and lead people • High personal integrity with a full time commitment toward building the business • Willingness to learn all necessary components of operating a BP Connect franchise • Ability to create and implement a comprehensive business plan • Ability to successfully execute BP Connect franchise operational procedures • Excellent project management skills and attention to detail What are the Real Estate Specifications for a BP Connect Franchise Branded Location? Preferred real estate site specifications for a BP Connect franchise: • Hard corner with a 40,000 - 60,000 square foot pad • 30,000 + Accessible daily traffic count @ intersection • 18,000 + Daytime population (2 mile radius) ; 13,000 + Households (2 mile radius) • Median household income $40 - 50K (2 mile radius) What are the Minimum Financial Requirements to Obtain a Franchise? The estimated liquid capital required is $700,000 - $1,000,000 based on an estimated investment of $2,269,430 - $6,578,290 which includes the costs for real estate. A good credit record / credit history is also required, evidenced by prompt payment of all financial obligations. Will BP Finance the Cost of Developing Franchises? We offer some assistance and incentives for qualifying candidates. You can learn more about this if you qualify. Are There Opportunities in My Geographic Area of Interest? We encourage you to fill out our Franchise Inquiry Form and we will get back to you as soon as possible regarding your geographic availability. What is the BP Connect Initial Franchise Fee? $30,000 for a 20 year franchise What is the Monthly Royalty Fee? The royalty fee is 3% of gross sales, excluding gasoline and sales tax and including lottery commissions. What are the Required Advertising and Promotion Fees a Franchisee Must Pay? The advertising and promotions fee is 5% of gross sales, excluding gasoline and sales tax and including lottery commissions. BP will refund 40% of the advertising and promotions fee to you if you participate in certain specified promotions, in accordance with all requirements BP specifies. Advertising and promotional fees are spent by BP at our sole discretion for advertising and promoting the BP Connect brand, aimed at building customer awareness and driving continued business to the BP Connect facilities. © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 12 -
  13. 13. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com What Can I Expect to Make as a BP Connect Franchisee? We do not give out earnings claims and encourage all potential franchisees to employ a full due diligence process in evaluating a potential BP Connect franchise. This could include investigating all sources of information, including all industry information and trends available from various third party sources such as NACS. Does the BP Connect Franchise Require Training for its Franchisees? Yes, currently our seven week training program features in-class sessions with professional trainers and hands- on experience in a BP Connect Wild Bean Café facility. What Type of Support Can I Expect as a BP Connect Franchisee? Our goal is to offer our franchisees a fully comprehensive training program that teaches them the necessary elements for petroleum c-store retail store operations. The program includes merchandising and inventory control, accounting and financial management, personnel management and sales promotion. The training categories include: • Health, Safety, Security and Environment • Gasoline marketing • Marketing and merchandising • Promotion execution • Customer service • Food safety • Fast-food preparation and service • Sanitation and housekeeping • Inventory control • Back-office accounting and financial management • Responsible alcohol and tobacco sales How Can I Receive Demographic Information on a Particular Area? Our Franchise Development Managers and Area Development Managers can provide demographic and market data information. How is Amoco Ultimate Rated by Consumers? Amoco Ultimate is consistently rated #1 in quality by a national survey of drivers in America. How Does Amoco Ultimate Help the Environment? By preventing engine deposits or cleaning them up, Ultimate helps engines run cleaner. Cleaner engines create fewer tailpipe emissions and help keep the air cleaner. What is Cleaner About Amoco Ultimate? Amoco Ultimate is formulated with an enhanced cleaning formula which with continuous use over time, helps prevent performance robbing deposit buildup on critical engine parts. How Does Amoco Ultimate Improve Performance? With continuous use, Amoco Ultimate helps cars regain performance lost due to intake valve deposit buildup, resulting in smoother acceleration and overall improved performance. Does Amoco Ultimate Premium Meet the Automakers' "Top Tier" Standard? In terms of cleaning formula, Amoco Ultimate meets the Top Tier program specifications. Top Tier is only about cleaning formula and is not a comprehensive measure of fuel quality or performance. Amoco Ultimate goes © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 13 -
  14. 14. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com beyond Top Tier by removing deposit-forming impurities at the refinery, exceeding industry standards for drivability. How Does Continuous Use of Amoco Ultimate Improve Mileage Over Time? In a new car, Amoco Ultimate will maintain peak performance and fuel economy. It will prevent the vehicle from losing fuel economy over time. In an older car, as Amoco Ultimate cleans up critical engine parts such as intake valves, the motorist may experience mileage improvement. Photo Galleries for BP Connect Featuring the Wild Bean Café Exterior Photos Exterior view of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 14 -
  15. 15. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Exterior view of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Exterior view of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Exterior view of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 15 -
  16. 16. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Exterior view of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Exterior view of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Exterior view of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 16 -
  17. 17. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Exterior view of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Exterior view of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Exterior view of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 17 -
  18. 18. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Exterior view of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Gasoline pump at a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café BP Connect sign above a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 18 -
  19. 19. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com BP logo on side of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Wild Bean Café signage at a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 19 -
  20. 20. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Interior Photos Interior of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Sandwich area of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 20 -
  21. 21. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Cashier at a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Sandwich area of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Cash register area of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 21 -
  22. 22. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Breakfast bar of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Soup bar of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Coffee bar of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 22 -
  23. 23. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Baked goods at a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Customer getting coffee at a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Soft drink fountains of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 23 -
  24. 24. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Customer ordering a sandwich at a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Sandwich area of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Coffee bar of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 24 -
  25. 25. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Baked goods at a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Refrigerated cases of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Interior of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 25 -
  26. 26. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Cash register area in a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Baked goods in a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Cashier with customer of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 26 -
  27. 27. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Cashier with customer of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Car Wash Photos Car entering the car wash of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 27 -
  28. 28. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Car being washed by the car wash of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Car being washed by the car wash of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café Car being washed by the car wash of a BP Connect store featuring the Wild Bean Café © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 28 -
  29. 29. bp connect Franchising – www.bpconnectfranchising.com Commercial Brokers Welcome all real estate commercial agents and brokers. This special section of our web site is devoted to enhancing communications between Commercial Brokers and our Area Development Managers whose main focus is to locate and secure commercial real estate locations for the BP Connect franchise. First let’s review our real estate site specifications: BP Connect Preferred Real Estate Site Specifications • Hard corner with a 40,000 - 60,000 square foot pad • 30,000 + Accessible daily traffic count @ intersection • 18,000 + Daytime population (2 mile radius) ; 13,000 + Households (2 mile radius) • Median household income $40 - 50K (2 mile radius) Please feel free to contact our Area Development Managers if you have a location that would meet our criteria! Visit www.bpconnectfranchising.com for more information. For vendor relations and general non-franchise questions, please call (800) 322-2726 Franchise Inquiry Form Franchisees should have an estimated $700,000 - $1,000,000 in liquid investment capital available. If you believe you've got what it takes to be a franchisee, please visit www.bpconnectfranchising.com and fill out our Franchise Inquiry Form. © 1996-2006 BP p.l.c. - 29 -

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