Summary of Operation:
Cargocall - Travel Agents for Freight – providing international logistics services to the business sector where franchise owners arrange and manage the movement of goods by air, sea and road freight services. Cargocall offers a brokerage type business system with low overheads and low start-up costs that can be started from a home office.
Ideal Franchise Owner:
The Cargocall franchise will suit professional people with an eye for detail who are capable of delivering excellent customer service. Franchise owners need to be numerate, well organised, quick thinking and be willing to engage in the business development process.
Cargocall provides an initial five-day intensive training course covering technical, sales and overall business operation along with ongoing knowledge and skills development.
Cargocall provides an initial business launch programme along with ongoing technical support and business development mentoring. In-territory visits, telephone support, business guidance and direction throughout the franchise term.
Year Established: 1997
Year of First Franchise: 2008
Number of Company Outlets: 1
Number of Franchised Outlets: 5
Franchises Planned: 20
Areas of Priority Development: All
Overseas Opportunities Exist: n/a
Overseas Opportunities Planned: n/a
Total Cost of Franchise: £26,300 + VAT
Initial Investment: £26300
Management Service Fees Payable: 2% of turnover
Breakdown of Package: Kit, training, manuals, marketing support.
Financial Assistance Available: HSBC and NatWest.
BFA Member: No
IFA Member: No