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Postby happyblue » Thu, 23 Feb 2006 1:02 pm

Hi,

Can anyone share your view on opening a shop doing body, feet massage business in Singapore? Thanks!

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Postby joop » Thu, 23 Feb 2006 1:16 pm

We have the low end ones, which charges around $40-50 an hour...the high end massages charges around S$100 an hour. From my experiences, the low ends can be as good as the high ends, sometimes better.

Start-up costs for low ends relatively lower, rental, 2-3 massaeures, utilities, equipment. You should try experimenting the thought of setting up a lower end massage/foot reflexology shop first, and move on from where you are.
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Postby annis » Thu, 23 Feb 2006 2:15 pm

i guess the market is there... but seems like more and more of these low ends one popping up....

very competitive...

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Postby Cheekybeek » Thu, 23 Feb 2006 6:48 pm

foreigners aren't allowed to open such businesses. I think must be PR at least.

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Postby Siong2 » Fri, 24 Feb 2006 11:30 am

annis wrote:i guess the market is there... but seems like more and more of these low ends one popping up....

very competitive...


Ya, and those low ends one are growing fast as I believe they provide other services beside massage.
They dun really have massage skills...
How can a Massage Parlour with only young PRCs survive?...... :???:
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Postby happyblue » Mon, 27 Feb 2006 1:16 pm

My plan is to start off with the low ends type.

What do you all think abt the shop location? Town area or HDB flat shop? My friend told me is best to open in town but the rental sure very high.

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Postby earthfriendly » Sat, 04 Mar 2006 9:52 am

Don't mean to be discouraging but I think the market is oversaturated. Don't you think so?

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Postby Scorpion » Sat, 04 Mar 2006 2:15 pm

Try out some at the HDB estate'z.. but need to attact the crowd with a good price an service during the initial period

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