Before starting a franchise it is crucial to be armed with the best business franchise information and advice. It can be overwhelming when you start to look at the franchise opportunities available as there are so many to choose from. You therefore should first consider how you can put yourself in a much stronger position to thrive as a franchisee when you do take on your own business.
There’s plenty to consider, which is why you should be taking your time, and not rush when buying a franchise. You should think about:
The Countrywide Signs Franchise is a multi-van management franchise following the proven system to erect, maintain and take down estate agent's sign boards.
This is an opportunity with huge potential.
You can start your Countrywide Signs Business with one van and earn on average between £5,000 and £6,000 a month, (based on putting up 22 signs a day). Grow your business to four vans or more and potentially turnover £200,000. The average profit margin is 65% on your initial business.
Franchise owners will receive a comprehensive training package and on-going support structure meaning you will join the 96% of Countrywide Signs franchisees who make a success of their business – one of the best records of any UK franchise network.
Surface Medic is a Specialist Repair Franchise. For Surface Medic, franchising is the fastest route to expansion and brand growth.
By recruiting carefully selected franchisees, each territory is then operated by highly motivated owners and the franchisees reap the benefits of their own hard work.
The training Surface Medic provides is without a doubt one of the most important aspects of the franchise package. Learning how to perfect your craft is crucial to the success of the business.
Repair experience is not always needed, as long as you can be hardworking, have a keen eye for detail and enjoy working with your hands, Surface Medic can teach you the rest.
With access to their blueprints Surface Medic hope every franchisee will turnover a minimum of £70,000 with just a one van operation. You don’t need to be an exceptional salesperson either, they will provide you with the support and guidance you need to acquire new business and help you grow. All you need to do is be consistent, hardworking and reliable, Surface Medic will teach you the rest.
The Mr. Electric Franchise is for ambitious entrepreneurs and trade professionals alike. With this Electrical Management Franchise you can enjoy the strength of a brand that makes it easier to win big commercial contracts, access key accounts and an in-house marketing set up that will increase your sales!
By joining the Mr. Electric Business network you get peace of mind with guaranteed leads and the support to turn these leads into customers. You can grow a successful business, to help you achieve your ambitions. Mr.Electric franchise owners use easy financial controls and streamlined systems; helping you to achieve your ambitions.
Mr. Electric gives you the chance to build a profitable business using a strong brand. With an in-house team who have decades of experience building successful franchises across the UK, you have the support at hand to ask for advice.
This is a professional business model for people serious about building a saleable asset – you can expect to turn a profit in your first year, subject to local conditions and full effort.
The Wilkins Chimney Sweep Business model ticks the boxes for a sustainable, growing, profitable business. This Van-based Multi-Sweep Franchise is ideal for working couples or as a family business.
This franchise opportunity can offer multiple revenue streams, positive cash flow, repeat business and multiple leading equipment. No previous experience is necessry and full comprehensive training will be provided.
The Wilkins Chimney Sweep multi-award winning business model appeals to professionals looking to take control of their future by developing their own local van based business.
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Hear from 23 year old Pierre Goodwin who has just completed his training to become the youngest ever member of the Wilkins network.
Hear from Peter and Louise Harris who are the owners of Wilkins Chimney Sweep Limited.
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