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The aptly named ‘Jump Start’ package will enable prospects from all walks of life – and of all ages – to join the tool giant for less than half of the original start-up costs.
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  • BFA Membership StatusFull
  • UK Years Established54 years
  • Current UK Coverage75%
  • Franchisee Support Staff120
  • Personal Investment Req.£11,755
  • Total Startup Cost£24,143
  • Territory-based business locationYes
  • Business to consumer servicesYes
  • Franchisee operates individuallyYes
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Jump Start Package

17th October 2019

Jump Start Package

Alex McNellan

If there’s one thing Snap-on knows how to do, it’s turn heads. Autumn 2019 is set to go down in history for the world-famous man-in-a-van franchise as it launches a new franchise package – open to the entire country.

The aptly named ‘Jump Start’ package will enable prospects from all walks of life – and of all ages – to join the tool giant for less than half of the original start-up costs. Coupled with an enhanced training and support programme, the low-cost, high value franchise option is expected to meet growing demand amongst millennials and first-time franchise owners alike.

National Franchise Manager, Lisa Law, explains:

“We ran a special limited-time promotion in 2018 where we lowered the franchise fee for certain areas of the UK.  The uptake of that offer was overwhelming, and we received an influx of enquiries from people who had all the makings of great franchisees, but who, until that point, just hadn’t been able to raise the required start-up funds. Many of those who joined us through the 2018 promotion have gone on to be top performing franchisees in their first year.

We realised that there’s a real hunger for the autonomy of business ownership, particularly in millennials, but that financial barriers were preventing them from progressing. We’ve spent the last six months working out how to bring this opportunity back to the market in a way which means every single person can potentially benefit, no matter where they are in the country. I’m incredibly proud that we’ve made this a reality.”

The package is available across the UK, and the only condition applied to the new offering is that new recruits must be able to train and launch their franchise by 30th March 2020. Following its unveiling on social media and the brand’s own website, Jump Start received over xx enquires in xx days – proof, says Law, were it needed, of the excitement and popularity surrounding the launch.

Alex McNellan, who became a franchisee during the 2018 promotion, says:

“I’d been a Snap-on customer for years and had always been interested in the franchise opportunity, but it was the promotional price that encouraged me to finally decide to just go for it.  I think it’s an incredible opportunity for people like me, who might be on the fence about investing in a franchise. It’s also a chance for younger people, or those without the necessary savings, to achieve their dream of being their own boss. For me, personally, it enticed me to pick up the phone. I know that the investment would have still be worth it, but I feel really lucky to have been in the right place at the right time, so that I could take advantage of the offer.”

For more information about the Snap-on Jump Start package or for more information about the Snap-on franchise opportunity just click below

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What Our Franchisees Say

I’ve never once regretted my decision to buy a Snap-on franchise and – one thing’s for sure – my family will never want for anything. How many young dads can say that?Laj Khattak, franchisee

I love that Snap-on offer you unlimited support. It’s so important if, like me, you haven’t owned a business before. Sometimes I don’t know what I would do without them!James Dainton, franchisee

The best thing about being a Snap-on franchisee is being responsible for your own success. The feeling of pride I get from running my franchise tops anything I’ve felt before in my working life.Guy Baldwin-Brown, franchisee

Why Choose Us

With Snap-on, you’re never just a man in a van. Their team of over 150 head office staff support you in all aspects of your business; from sales and marketing to product, IT and finance.

On average, Snap-on franchisees earn over £6,500 per WEEK with many achieving average weekly sales of more than £10k.

Get more: more control over your own destiny, more time to spend with your family control and more money to support your dreams.

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