Bring a famous British brand into the 21st century

Since 1854, Taylor of Old Bond Street has manufactured and sold the finest in luxury male grooming products and accessories, creating a brand that has become synonymous with British style and quality

The Taylor tradition

Since 1854, Taylor of Old Bond Street has manufactured and sold the finest in luxury male grooming products and accessories, creating a brand that has become synonymous with British style and quality. Taylor of Old Bond Street is looking to share its success with like-minded people wishing to establish their own highly successful and increasingly profitable business with one of the UK’s finest retail opportunities.

Today’s product offering is the result of over 150 years of research and product refinement. Our unrivalled experience of manufacturing specialist grooming products gave us a true insight into what is required of the finest shaving creams, soaps, colognes and lotions. Our knowledge and experience provide today’s man with an offering that is both sophisticated and practical.

As a Taylor of Old Bond Street franchise owner you will be responsible for establishing your retail shop in an approved city location, oversee the management and development of your outlet, provide customers with quality products and excellent customer service, and maximise the Taylor of Old Bond Street opportunity in your prime location.

The franchise package

To open and stock a Taylor of Old Bond Street shop you will require a total investment in the region of £130,000, depending on shop size and location. The initial payment to Taylor of Old Bond Street of £48,500 is in respect of the following:

  • Franchise licence
  • Shop premises approval and design assistance
  • Business manuals
  • Initial training
  • Ongoing support from a highly experienced franchisor
  • Dedicated website and email address
  • Business stationery and marketing materials

Further investment includes initial product stock, acquisition of shop, legal advice and working capital.

Be part of billion pound market

Recent market research has confirmed that the time is right for Taylor of Old Bond Street’s global expansion. It’s a new milestone in the company’s illustrious history and you could become a key player bringing its refined products to the modern market.

A recently commissioned report on the market for men’s grooming products in the UK found that:

  • The male grooming market is currently estimated to be worth over £14 billion and is continuing to grow year-on-year
  • Men are widening their toiletries repertoire significantly in terms of quantity consumption and product range
  • There is abundant evidence of an upsurge in new niche product and brand launches
  • Today’s fashionable man typically uses eight or more different male grooming products

Taylor of Old Bond Street occupies the prime position in this rapidly expanding market as the brand able to most effectively exploit these exciting fashion and behavioural trends. With the help of its new, exclusive franchise network the company will be able to expand and further strengthen its brand prominence in the rich vein represented by the growing male grooming market sector.

Taylor of Old Bond Street will only be establishing its retail outlets in in the most sophisticated and luxurious cities throughout the UK and worldwide.

Priority locations in UK:

Edinburgh, York, Cambridge, Oxford and Bath.

Desired international locations:

New York, Paris, Moscow, Monte Carlo, Nice, Tokyo and Dubai.