Summary of Operation:
Retailer of furniture and accessories of high quality and design.
Ideal Franchise Owner:
Hard working, well disciplined, enthusiastic, honest, integrity and a determination to succeed! An affinity with good design and a passion for the product and the concept of an India Jane franchise. Adequate business funding. Organisational and communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team.
Head office training centre, training in store, franchise owner’s own store – pre and post opening.
All aspects of location search, suitability and subsequent negotiation, and acquisition, financial forecasting and budgeting, store refurbishment and lay out, recruitment of staff and high quality training, initial opening stock buys, including stock control systems training, initial visual merchandising and store opening.
Year Established: 1991
Year of First Franchise: 2009
Number of Company Outlets: 5
Number of Franchised Outlets: 3
Franchises Planned: 20
Areas of Priority Development: Bath, Bristol, Cardiff, Cheshire, Edinburgh, Harrogate, Midlands, Norwich, Surrey and Ireland.
Overseas Opportunities Exist: n/a
Overseas Opportunities Planned: Ireland
Total Cost of Franchise: £25,000 build out plus stock and working capital. Total capital requirement from £125k.
Initial Investment: £0
Management Service Fees Payable: 5% plus 1 1/2% National marketing levy.
Breakdown of Package: Franchise Licence. Sole Rights to operate an India Jane stand alone branded retail business in the Territory. Rights to use the India Jane Trade Mark, know-how, operating methods and business systems. Store design and fitout assistance, premises and location evaluation, store planning and design. Business manuals, franchise owner¡¦s manual, store operations Manual, store staff handbook.
Financial Assistance Available:
BFA Member: No
IFA Member: No