Own the cruise franchise ranked #1 in the industry for 10
years in a row and #34 in the world!
Did you know you could own a franchise business you
actually enjoy working?
Cruise Planners/American Express is a low-cost
franchise opportunity which yields high returns and requires no
travel experience. Our home-based business model is a family of
over 900 franchise owners and is one of the largest, privately
owned, nationally recognized and continually awarded travel
franchises in the country.
Why choose Cruise Planners/American Express?
It’s a fact: people want to travel. The
worldwide travel industry grossed almost 70 billion dollars in 2012
and over 34 million Americans plan to cruise over the next 3 years.
Isn’t it time you joined a recession-resistant industry?
Unique benefits for our franchise owners:
- Full service travel provider, not just cruises.
- Highest commission levels in the industry.
- Turnkey, award-winning marketing and advertising programs.
- Free direct mail programs.
- Free social media interactive pages.
- State-of-the-art technology and mobile tools that allow you to
run your business from the palm of your hand.
- Consumer mobile apps for smart phones and tablets.
- Enormous buying power and group inventory.
- On-demand virtual training programs offering over 600 modules,
videos and webinars for continued education.
- Proprietary accounting and customer management web-based
- One-on-one coaching and development.
The blue box
Americans have trusted the brand name American Express above all
others in travel for over 150 years. We are an American
Express Travel Service Representative Agency which lends
instant credibility to our new franchise owners with a trusted,
Our franchise is a low-investment, low-risk
opportunity – no inventory to buy, no employees, no retail
space, no construction, no time clock, no mandatory monthly fees,
and no more corporate America!
With our smart phone apps and back office access we help you
build your business and you have control of your information right
from the palm of your hand. You’ll have your own website with
unlimited pages search engine optimized and access to Google
Training and support
- Award-winning marketing: With our smart phone
apps and back office access we help you build your business and you
have control of your information right from the palm of your hand.
You’ll have your own website with unlimited pages search engine
optimized with access to Google analytics.
- Top-notch training: Our 6-day training class
in Ft. Lauderdale is hosted by one of the best training and
development teams in the industry. Among our staff we have some of
the most respected people in the travel profession here to support
you! Training, hotel and meals are included with your franchise.
Visit ships, supplier seminars and trade show, computer labs and
- Cruise Planners University: We’ve expanded our
strong commitment to training and continuing education with our
Cruise Planners University program. CPU is a total continuing
education program just for our owners. Over 600 modules, videos and
webinars are available to you for continued education at your
- We support you like family: We are a family
business and you’ve joined a family of travel professionals when
you buy a franchise with us. We have a home office staff of over 50
people whose sole responsibility is to ensure your success.
“We offer a business in a box for our new franchise owners.
Even if you don’t have experience in the travel industry, we can
still make you successful if you have the desire and passion to
succeed. From our award-winning marketing tools to our cutting-edge
mobile technology, we have the franchise you can run from literally
from anywhere” – Michelle Fee, co-founder &
Contact us today to quickly receive more information
about franchise partnership with
Cruise Planners/American Express.