3% of gross
Minimum 5 Years
We are Australia’s most famous bookstore. We pride ourselves on our knowledgeable teams and extensive range. We are nationally known, locally owned, and more than a bookstore.
Dymocks has identified preferred areas for development across the Melbourne Metropolitan region.
Our marketing program covers regular catalogues, promotional calendars delivered monthly in advance, advice on local area PR and marketing, e-mails targeted and tailored for YOUR customers, above the line advertising and author events. Plus, the Dymocks Booklover loyalty program is an industry leader.
Our exceptional training covers all aspects of the business including the ICT systems run by Dymocks, best customer services practices, promotions and marketing management, complete inventory management and point of sale, business analysis and reporting.
Passion and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment where customer engagement is crucial. You will have an interest in books and gift products, the ability to offer expert advice and a desire to enhance the reading enjoyment of the community.
1879 William Dymock opened his first bookstore. 1922 Site of the Royal Hotel on George St Sydney is purchased. 1930 the George St store is completed and opened to the public. 1980 John Forsyth, William Dymock's great grand nephew transforms the Dymocks business. 1986 the Dymocks Franchise System is implemented. 2001 The Dymocks Children's Charity was founded. 2002 the Dymocks loyalty program, Booklover, was introduced. 2007 e-books were brought into Dymocks stores.
National Book Retailer 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2018
We have been booksellers for over 142 years and have been franchising for over 35 years. We love books and we love selling them to booklovers. It is our good name, our iconic brand, and our reputation for excellence in bookselling and gift giving which you will share as a Dymocks Franchise Owner.
Our commercial knowledge is second to none. We offer a deep understanding of the industry, backed by years of experience and we know what is important to people buying and operating a franchise. We understand the importance of supporting our Franchise Owners on their business journey and we are with you every step of the way.
One of the most exciting things about becoming a Dymocks Franchise Owner is that it provides the best of both worlds: the independence that comes with running your own business while being part of a greater team.
With the strength of our brand, the great range of ever-changing products and your love of literature – the possibilities are almost endless.