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Sample Plans

Stop by the Small Business Development Center - Eastern Region, located on Salisbury University's Campus.  You will find a number of resources there including about 60 of the Entrepreneur magazine sample business plans.  You can also use Business Plan Pro, a software package that includes templates and examples of business plans.  It is available on the SBDC's public access computer.

BPlans.com
Includes access to over 60 free sample plans.

Business Plans Handbook
Reference HD 62.7 .B865 v. 1-11
"Each volume provides a collection of actual business plans compiled by entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses throughout North America."

    v. 1:  accounting systems consulting, aerospace supplier, bed and breakfast, biscotti bakery, business consulting, car wash, crane service, diaper delivery, editorial services & consulting, elder care, equipment rental, framing/antiques store, import boutique, inn/resort, ladder company, magazine publisher, online consulting, printing company, publisher, restaurant, retail clothing, retail florist, retail tobacco/magazines, salad packaging, software developer, toiletry company, toy company, virtual reality

    v. 2:  automobile assembly, freelance editor, kennel, maternity aid, media producer, microbrewery, mobile studio, newsletter, photo framing, public relations firm, restaurant/bar, restaurant franchise, restaurant (nonprofit), search service, sports collectibles, television childproofer, virtual shopping

    v. 3:  auto accessories and detailing, carpet cleaning service, computer matchmaking service, dance and skate outfitter, dial-it service, dry cleaner, fast food, food processor, graffiti removal service, ice cream shop, indoor playground, Internet consultant, mailing list service, management consulting service, manufacturing business, marketing consultant, multilevel marketing, pharmaceutical company, plumbing shop, refrigerant recovery, sandwich shop, video service

    v. 4:  audio production service, automotive dealer group, bed & breakfast, bottled water manufacturer, child transportation service, coffee house, coffee roaster, emu ranch, men's clothing retailer, online government contract service, online hospitality industry service, outdoor adventure travel company, record company, travel information service

    v. 5:  bagel shop, bread bakery, car wash, cigar shop, climbing outfitter, computer reseller, detective agency, freight expediting, gift store, Internet cafe, marketing consultancy, metal shop, pasta franchise, taxi service

    v. 6:  airline, bed and breakfast, Caribbean cafe, cookie shop, health plan administrator, medical equipment manufacturer, paintball sport company, publisher, real estate investor, record store, retail art furnishing store, shave ice stand, software developer, used car dealership

    v. 7:  automobile sales, bowling alley, car wash, coffee bean plant/exporter, event planning company, financial services company, general contracting company, healthcare software company, hotel resort, medical billing company, nightclub, roller rink, screenprint drying company, wireless Internet service

    v. 8:  aftermarket skate store, charity youth hockey tournament, chemical manufacturer, convenience store & bait shop, creative agency, discount Internet securities broker, gourmet foods company, Internet marketplace, online outdoor company, racing parts store, rock climber's store & cafe, ski resort, structural engineering consulting firm, teen night club

    v. 9:  airline company, business development firm, caviar company, computer training service business, concert promotions company, counseling center, dollar store, electronic document security company, financial services company, golf driving range, grocery store, import/export store, Internet communications service provider, Internet software company, Internet travel agency business, marble quarry, nonprofit youth outreach ministry, online publishing system, retail business incubator, retail clothing store, science information website company, skin creme formulator, video production & distribution company, wireless systems integrator

    v. 10:  automotive repair service, bioterrorism prevention organization, bistro and wine bar, coatings inspection company, event photography service, fertilizer & commodity chemicals company, food, diet, & nutrition company, golf grip manufacturer, holistic health center, home decor products manufacturer, housing rehabilitation company, Internet & network security solution provider, litigation services company, medical equipment producer, mural company, network game centers, online customer service support, painting company, routing/navigation software company, structural genomics software provider

SCORE: Counselors to America's Small Business:Template Gallery
"Browse our template gallery, which contains real business plans and financial & accounting statements created by the Seattle, WA SCORE Chapter."