Only a few segments in the business world provide as much profit as a bowling center and have such a promising future. Different indicatives make evident that assembling a Familiar Entertainment Center using the bowling as the anchor is a great investment. Not to mention the contagious enthusiasm that encourages entrepreneurs in this sector of leisure and entertainment.
Older than 7000 years, bowling is one of the most commercially successful forms of recreation. This valuable alternative conquers more space and more space, aproximating generations and attracting investors around the globe. In fact, the appeal of this leisure activity that can be shared with family and friends is very strong, increasing market demand for bowling investments.
Bowling is a highly social activity, enjoyed by people of all ages, physical abilities and skill levels. Easy to learn, is a proven attraction in the entire world. From youngs to elders, everyone can have fun with bowling 365 days a year, whether it is raining, sunny, winter or summer, because the weather is not a problem when you're in a modern and beautiful entertainment center.
Its market share is in evident expansion, since is has nearly twice as double active participants as golf, and more than three times the number of active participants than tennis. With more than 135 million people worldwide having fun, bowling is the leisure with biggest popular participation in the world. There are about 260 thousand lanes installed in approximately 100 countries.
Without any doubt, bowling is an outstanding business. It provides a comfortable profit, with remarkably stable revenue levels, and cash flow during the whole year. The return on investment occurs in a period varying from two to three years. This reference alone, projects how attractive is this segment. After all, the options where the return on investment can be reached up to three years are not many.
This high profit level helps to understand the successive investments being made in the assembling of bowling centers all around the world. In Brazil for example, there are entrepreneurs who already own eight bowling centers. There is the case of a city with 270 thousend inhabitants, where a single entrepreneur owns three successful bowling centers, accounting an evolutionary growth year by year.
The average price of one bowling hour is $25. In the event that there are 10 busy lanes five hours a day, we add a revenue of $1,250, which are $37 thousand per month and about $450 thousend a year. And besides the high rentability of the bowling lanes, the Family Entertainment Centers can expand their revenues by offering other attractions, such as pool tables, Imply® Games, Imply® Minibowling, internet cafe, pizza bar, mini-golf, laser game, among others. By combining the bowling with other attractions, you increase the appeal of your center as an unique destination for entertainment, expanding its market reach even further.
Therefore, the numbers and other indicators are convincing, encouraging entrepreneurs from different countries to invest in this highly profitable business. With a simple market study, you can find areas in need of recreation and entertainment, where the bowling will achieve great success, providing immediate results and a rapid return on the money invested. The ease in acquiring modern equipments with unparalleled performance, counting with credit lines, encourages the dreams of successful entrepreneurs. And with Imply®, you get full advice on all stages of building your Bowling Center, from site selection and market analysis, to the choice of building, interior design, lanes installation, and business planning. Choose Imply® for your Bowling Center, and count with our global experience to ensure high investment returns and make your business a success.
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