28th September 2016
ChipsAway, the UK’s original and market leading automotive franchise, is delighted to announce that demand for their services reached an all-time high in August, with a staggering 25,900 consumer leads being sent from Head Office out to the network!
ChipsAway is part of the Franchise Brands plc group which was listed on AIM on the 5th August 2016. Franchise Brands plc has a combined network of over 350 franchisees in 12 countries, but predominately operates in the UK.
This astounding figure is an almost 20% increase from August 2015 and a 5% increase from ChipsAway’s last record in May 2016! It's also the first ever time that this leading brand has reached the 25,000 mark in a single month.
Ella Pugh, Marketing Manager at ChipsAway commented:
"ChipsAway is going from strength to strength thanks to our wonderful franchisees and the top quality services they offer. It gives us great pleasure to announce this news and to watch demand for the brand continue to grow consistently."
These record figures strongly emphasise the need for ChipsAway services in the UK. Through integrated marketing campaigns, which include national TV advertising, ChipsAway has been able to capitalise on the growth of the market.
ChipsAway have been established for over 20 years and is the originator of SMART minor automotive repair technology. The franchise has an exceptional reputation for completing first class repairs on minor damage such as paintwork scratches, minor dents, bumper scuffs and kerbed alloy wheel refurbishment. Repairs are completed within just a few hours and at a far lower cost than traditional body shops, specialists also come to the customer which increases the convenience of a ChipsAway repair. With 69% of the 34 million vehicles on UK roads having 'ChipsAway' damage, demand for the service is higher than ever before.
16th October 2017
ChipsAway’s annual conference and awards dinner celebrated 23 years as the UK’s leading minor car body paintwork repair brand.
31st May 2017
ChipsAway are thrilled to announce the launch of their brand-new responsive and fully optimised new website.
1st May 2017
ChipsAway are marking the 9th anniversary of TV advertising for the SMART repairs brand.
14th March 2017
ChipsAway have recently achieved a prestigious 5* rating from online consumer review company TrustPilot.
24th February 2017
Many ChipsAway franchisees join the network because they are already so passionate about cars and see the franchise as a great opportunity to turn their career into their hobby.
I could see the flexibility of ChipsAway’s business model would work for me. Working for myself as a franchisee is a world away from my life before.Neil Dobson, franchisee since 2013
I’m absolutely thrilled with the way my business is going. I wanted something flexible, that was not massively expensive and which had the potential for growth. ChipsAway fit the bill and has proved to be everything I’d hoped for. ‘It does what it says on the tin’, and if you follow the business model you can’t go wrong!Andy Cornell, franchisee since 2011
Fantastic earnings potential - Many franchisees achieving in excess of £80,000 pa, some turning over £300,000 pa
Brand Leader - ChipsAway is the UK's leading minor automotive paintwork repair brand