Become a franchise the smart choice for entrepreneurs

When starting your own business, establishing credibility with potential customers is absolutely vital. Being part of an established franchise which gives you that credibility from your very first day of business.

A proven formula

Simply put, franchising is a network of independent and proven business relationships that allow a number of people to share:

  • Brand recognition
  • Proven business model and operating systems
  • Technology and innovation
  • Innovative and innovation
  • Innovative and proven marketing programmes
  • Franchise and corporate best practices
  • Franchise and corporate best practices
  • Group purchasing power
  • Training and support

Ongoing corporate support

No other company in the UK tanning industry combines the overall quality of superb customer service, exemplary management practices and a commitment to sound tanning principles like The Tanning Shop, a name that has become synonymous with excellence.

The Tanning Shop offers all franchise owners a comprehensive support programme that includes training, initial marketing and ongoing operational support. Strong relationships with the world’s largest suppliers of indoor tanning equipment and manufactures of premium skincare and tanning products, gives The Tanning Shop the purchasing power to pass significant cost savings onto the franchise owner.

The Business model and expansive services are a generation ahead of those of other tanning salons. We focus on multi-unit development in markets of all sizes and their surrounding suburbs.

Experienced franchise staff

Our franchise support staff have experience in multi-unit retail operations. This collection of industry experts offers continuous support to help you maximise your business opportunities year after year. We have developed management tools that create a structured approach to staffing, marketing, servicing and managing your business. You benefit from our experience in evaluating, implementing and continually refining a highly successful business model.

Guiding you through the design and construction process

Assisting you with your purchases of everything from our approved point-of-sale systems and operating software, to our state-of-the-art sunbed and sunless tanning equipment, insurance, phone systems, and full line of professional tanning and skin products and accessories.

Sharing our nationwide list of suppliers so you can equip your salon

Providing you with an online opening rollout checklist that will guide you through the construction and pre-opening phase of your project in a timely and efficient manner.