Summary of Operation:
Mobile pet food/accessories franchise delivering unique product in exclusive territory; taking great care in selecting excellent ancillary product range such as toys and treats for cats & dogs, food supplements, bedding, grooming tools, health care, training aids, food for small animals, birds, fish.
Ideal Franchise Owner:
You are in charge of your own destiny so you must be prepared to commit maximum time to starting your own pet franchise business -ambition, self-motivation and enthusiasm are all part of the discipline. Believe in your product be a good listener and your confidence to approach new customers will reap rewards from people and their pets.
7 days comprehensive in-house training on all aspects of the OSCAR business system. 9 days field training to include customer building in your exclusive area and a two day marketing course by an independent marketing company including a 12 month marketing plan and phone support to implement it. There is an effective training programme to encourage a positive and determined attitude, which will help each franchise owner reach profitability and personal success.
7 initial in-house training days - Oscar Head Office, Preston, Lancs. 5 days - field training with an OSCAR Trainer in your exclusive area. 1 day- Plan to Succeed training day at 12 weeks - Oscar Head Office, Preston. 2 - Marketing workshop days around 9 months.
Nutrition, behaviour, veterinary advice lines, Franchise Support Manager, PR, Marketing and advertising.
Year Established: 1990
Year of First Franchise: 1993
Number of Company Outlets: 1
Number of Franchised Outlets: 90
Areas of Priority Development: Prime sites still available.
Overseas Opportunities Exist: Nil
Overseas Opportunities Planned: Nil
Total Cost of Franchise: £14,995 + VAT.
Initial Investment: £14995
Management Service Fees Payable: £125 plus vat per month.
Breakdown of Package: 7 days comprehensive in-house training on all aspects of the OSCAR business system, 9 days field training to include customer building in your purchased area. Corporate clothing, van livery, OSCAR marquee, stationery, leaflets and catalogues. Professional Microchipping Course including starter pack with scanner, OSCAR Nutritional Advisor Qualification from Myerscough College. Business launch to include Tele appointing to suit your diary, launch competition in your local paper, press release, outdoor event with support from your personal trainer. Stock to get you started.
Financial Assistance Available: NatWest, HSBC, Lloyds, RBS, Bank of Scotland.
BFA Member: Full
IFA Member: No