The market for premium window shutters has seen an absolute explosion in popularity over the last five years, and it shows no signs of slowing down. This is no surprise when you see the myriad of health and heat retention benefits that come with installing quality shutters in a home.
Shuttercraft is the franchise arm of S:CRAFT, one of the UK’s largest distributors of premium window shutters. With the most extensive range in today's market, all Shuttercraft shutters are made-to-measure and designed to ensure customers can create the look they've always wanted, contemporary or traditional. Their plantation shutters are recognised as the premium product within the marketplace.
Shuttercraft's extensive market experience is gained through many years of best practice distributing and retailing within the plantation shutter and blind industry. Their team is made up of some of the UK's best window shutter and venetian blind surveyors, fitters and trainers who will provide you with the confidence and competence to deliver the best solutions and products to meet your customers' highest expectations.
As a Shuttercraft Business Partner you have the opportunity to build a highly profitable Fitted Shutter and Blind Franchise in a rapidly expanding market. With Shuttercraft's experience, systems and multi-level training will help fast-track your growth and help you avoid common challenges and pitfalls along the road to success. The premium nature of their products means you will be involved in a high margin business that delivers excellent returns.
Shuttercraft is led by a highly experienced management team that is dedicated to helping you achieve success in your franchise journey. This comprises of your own Mentor, dedicated Franchise Manager, Regional Managers, marketing experts (social, SEO, PPC, lead generation, design and content), technical and product experts and customer services.
In addition, a Power Team of external advisors have been carefully selected to support you with finance options, accounting, local marketing, insurance, van purchase and livery and admin support. Clear lines of communication, ongoing training and a team approach to growth are hallmarks of the Shuttercraft Franchise.
Shuttercraft's initial and ongoing training both from a technical and business point of view is excellent. They will train you in all aspects of the business and provide you with a continual program of training and mentoring throughout your time with Shuttercraft.
Their multi-level training and support comprises of a combination of formal training, direct training hands on and virtual training.
Being a Shuttercraft Business Partner means you are part of an exceptional organisation that is focused on helping you achieve your financial and lifestyle goals. Shuttercraft partner with individuals who have the interest, ability and drive to build a million pound business in a niche, but high growth market.
The selection process is designed to ensure that their franchise partners are able to maintain the high standards set by their current franchise partners. Unlike many franchises they are not primarily franchise sales driven. Rather, they focus on the quality of their partners and in doing so, they ensure the success and longevity of our business and brand reputation.
The initial franchise fee is £25,000 + VAT and you will require working capital which is defined by your business plan. Shuttercraft have established relationships with banking partners who can be called upon if required.
Territories and locations
A limited number of key areas are available across the UK.
High repeat and referral rate
Low staffing requirement
Strong positive cashflow