Buying a Redbox Franchise

Opening a business of your own is one of the dreams of most individuals. There are actually a lot of franchise opportunities out there but you can never be sure that you will earn a significant amount of return of investment within a short period of time.

If you are planning to purchase a franchise, you should definitely consider purchasing Redbox franchise since it is one of the most innovative franchises available today.

One of the most important things that you need to consider when you are planning to start a business is to determine whether you will be able to gain profit during a considerable period of time. You should also asses the businesses that you are considering to be a part of. If you want to become successful, make sure that you choose a franchise company which already has established goodwill in the industry. Redbox is one of the franchise companies which use innovative technology.

Redbox works just like the typical vending machines that you see on several establishments such as malls, parks, supermarkets, and groceries. But the difference of Redbox with other vending machines is that it rents movies instead of selling foods and beverages. Redbox is actually a big red box, literally which has a lot of movies wherein you can choose from.

The charge for a single movie is $1 which you can keep for 24 hours. After the 24 hour period, you can either return it to any other redbox machines (regardless of where you got the movie) or keep it for $1 a day.

The most important thing that you should consider when you are starting a business or purchasing a franchise is the location of the franchise itself. You should choose very careful on where you would start your franchise. Regardless of the type of the franchise you want to start, the location is one of the vital factors which can determine the success or failure of the business franchise venture.

Before you even plan to start a redbox kiosk machine, there are several requirements that you should meet first. One of the qualifications that you need to meet is you need to be a business owner which serves a minimum of 15,000 customers a week. That may be a tough requirement but if you own a business such as groceries, supermarkets, or a fast food chain, this requirement is easy.

If you think that you are qualified to be a franchisee of redbox, in order for you to become a franchisee you should visit their website and submit an application form. In the application form, there are certain details that you must provide such as your name, your business’ name, the location of the business, the average customer that you serve in a week, and a description of your business’ place itself.


  • Theresa lumas said on April 30, 2012
    I would like to do business in Orland park, il or and Frankfort,il
  • Keith said on September 20, 2012
    I would like setup a business in metro Atlanta, Ga/ surrounding areas...
  • NATASHA CHITTAMS said on November 12, 2012
  • tamara said on December 7, 2012
    I'd like to put Redbox kiosks in major airports around the country.
  • Connie Mancinelli said on January 14, 2013
    I would like to start a redbox business at 122 S. Flintills Blvd, Junction City, Kansas 66441. The red box would be located outside a liquor store and tobacco shop. Could you please contact me about how to get started and the cost.? Thank You, Connie Mancinelli
  • Nick Jaimez said on February 12, 2013
    I personally think I have an excellent IDEA about a Type and Location for a red box business In Lawrence KS. We have around 30 In city limits but I have an idea that might spark a new and upcoming generation of redbox. please email me back so we can discuss my idea and your thoughts Thank you Nick Jaimez
  • ken sodhi said on March 13, 2013
    @ken sodhi, call me or e mail me, 559-779-7547 . looking to buy the franchise red box .
  • Cassandra said on April 23, 2013
    I would love to start a rdd box on 87th and the Dan Ryan in Chicago il, I've just opened up a retail store and I believe it to be a product spot.. Pls email me at
  • Raven said on May 16, 2013
    I would like to set them up around the Carolina areas and around the colleges
  • Lakeisha hills said on June 5, 2013
    My partner and I want to invest in a redbox in SC
  • eric pfeffer said on June 27, 2013
    I have location that is located in the middle of 2 major traffic arteries a store that has approx 11000 cars per day on weekend 9000 weekdays i'm located in Southern California. I would like to know the amount I need and who I contact to invest in a machine I do not wish to tell my exact location Rull im shure who i'm dealing with
  • KIM said on July 5, 2013
    I would like complete info about purchasing a redbox, how it works, and income reports. thank you
  • Oddie C. Humphrey said on September 2, 2013
    I would like to set up a redbox in the Gilbert, Columbia, Batesburg/Leesville & Lexington areas of South Carolina. Please email me with the cost to get started. Thanks;
  • harry Williams said on September 18, 2013
    I am located in amarillo, tx. There are redbox on the south and west side of town. I am wanting to put machines on the north and east side of town. I would like to know the cost and availability here in amarillo. Please email me with the particulars. Thank you.
  • Haresh said on October 7, 2013
    I want to put a redbox in the san diego , la jolla/clairemont areas
  • rich said on November 1, 2013
    Jeez do you guys realize the article details how to get in touch to become a franchisee? This is not written by red box so asking the author if you can put a red box in your neighborhood is not going to work. Wow
  • Marcus C. Larry said on December 21, 2013
    I would Love to start a Redbox Business in Marietta Ga. On Austell rd at the new Walmart.
  • Matthew hendershot said on January 15, 2014
    I want to put a redbox at a new Sunoco in Summerville sc. How much would that cost?
  • Kim said on March 30, 2014
    I would like to put a red box the airport about 2 miles from my home.
  • Denise Hill said on September 10, 2014
    I would like to have some information on becoming a Redbox franchise owner. I don't have my own building but I could use another retailer space.
  • Denice Thibaut said on September 15, 2014
    I am interested in the Lake Stevens, Washington area, we have several but am wondering if we have room for one more properly located. Also wondering about the work requirements, start up costs, how the location gets picked, numerous questions.
  • Pamharrington said on September 19, 2014
    springfield MISSOURI area .. JOPlin Webb city carljunction
  • Lolita Holmes said on November 8, 2014
    I will like to own one. I don't have my own business I have seen great place to put a couple at I would like to know to cost and more information. thanks
  • Denny Lovero said on November 18, 2014
    I would like to install on my route where i have total common area contracts at outstanding locations. which would meet your criteria. please cont me asap.Thanks Denny Lovero
  • SHEENA JETER said on November 19, 2014
  • C.A. said on December 13, 2014
    Business is located within the city of Colorado Springs, CO. Major gas station location and major traffic location. Location is a positive aspect for this product and an obvious customer base is already available. Convenience is what your product offers, and that is what our business offers. Very interested in joining your company
  • Krissi Wymer said on December 30, 2014
    Buchanan, Va. 24066 Wow 15,000 a week. I think that is kind of steep! I live in a small town with a Dollar General and no movie stores available. I feel this would be a great addition to our town. I mean, what else do we have to do! I would love to learn more about the possibility to add one to our boring little town. A lot of people have showed interest in this addition.
  • Almeta Moore said on January 12, 2015
    My business location is in Columbia Mo 65203
  • Brandon Johnson said on January 31, 2015
    I would like to put a double redbox at the new walgreens in idaho falls on broadway and skyline. its and amazing location for business on the west side of idaho falls, if you would please email or call me with info. I will guarantee the success, as I know all the location of redbox and am a customer. I also would like to start one in my mall in Idaho fall by a barns n nobles. Please contact me asap. Sincerely, Brandon J 435-219-1041, 01-31-2012
  • Devon Murray said on July 18, 2015
    I would like to buy one for that Albuquerque nm
  • Rita Stewart said on July 22, 2015
    I would like to place a redbox in the shopping center where my store is located at Belt Line & Brand, Garland, TX.
  • Jimmie Edwards said on August 13, 2015
    Flushing Mi 48433
  • Darrius Johnson said on October 2, 2015
    Pike Rd, Al new development, new school, new shopping centers several stores are planned to be build.....great opportunity for growth in the root stages of a new township


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