Summary of Operation:
This franchise provides home and business owners with an affordable alternative to replacing fine wood furnishings and fixtures. Furniture Medic also has a close working relationship with the insurance industry which provides work resulting from claims for fire, water and accidental damage.
Ideal Franchise Owner:
Some experience in wood and upholstery repair (including leather) is an advantage however full training will be given and technical support is available when required. An interest in developing new skills and a keen eye for detail are essential.
Comprehensive initial two weeks’ training course with on site training covering all aspects involved in running your business. Brand support, ongoing training, advice and assistance are available whenever necessary.
Franchise owners benefit from name recognition, bespoke software, ongoing training and technical support, management support, marketing assistance, IT support, products and equipment. Substantial national accounts are provided. You are supported from day one by our resident upholsterers, polishers, business managers and sales team to ensure you’re never alone.
Year Established: 1959
Year of First Franchise: 1991
Number of Company Outlets: 0
Number of Franchised Outlets: 66
Franchises Planned: AOR
Areas of Priority Development: UK and Northern Ireland.
Overseas Opportunities Exist: Europe, Middle East, America, Canada.
Overseas Opportunities Planned: None
Total Cost of Franchise: £22,075
Initial Investment: £22075
Management Service Fees Payable: 10%
Breakdown of Package: Licence Fee £10,000 +VAT: initial comprehensive training programme with onsite training, ongoing support, business launch, designated area, operations manual. Starter pack £12,075 +VAT: includes all equipment and materials needed to operate the business including technical equipment and products, stationery, marketing and promotional materials.
Financial Assistance Available: All major banks.
BFA Member: Full
IFA Member: No