Retail franchise for sale in Ayr
ASKING PRICE: £59,979
This scenic area covers the main towns of Kilmarnock, Ayr and Irvine in the North of the region. Travelling south follows in the footsteps of Rabbie Burns visiting the various smaller towns: Largs, Maybole, Darvel, Stranraer and Gatehouse of Fleet. The world renowned golf courses of Troon and Turnbury are also found here. Wigtownshire and Kirkcudbrightshire form the southern part of the area. Currently there are 102 outlets with a good mixture of National and Independent accounts, leaving scope for the correct person to develop the account base. The territory is currently for sale due to ill health of current franchisee.
To join Card Connection, you don’t necessarily need any previous experience in greeting cards or franchising, They will train you to be an expert. Support is from day one and throughout your journey with them as a franchise.Card Connection franchisees enjoy the flexibility of being their own boss with the knowledge and dedication of an established and highly successful organisation backed by a multinational corporation.
With a Card Connection franchise, all you need is determination, a reasonably sized storage facility, a van, mobile phone, iPad and plenty of passion.
As they only sell existing established territories this means you will, from day one, have active accounts which will provide you with an income.
Card Connection franchisees achieve sales volumes that are the envy of their competitors;combined with good profit margins it is possible to achieve an income of over £50,000 per annum.
Running a Card Connection franchise is pretty straight forward. Franchisees typically operate as follows:
• Install a greeting card display in a National Account or independent retail outlet.
• Return a month later, uplift the stock that is remaining and then restock the display with new (fresh) stock
• Generate an invoice on your iPad for the cards that have sold and get paid.
You have all the benefits without the risks associated of starting your own venture.
What does it cost?
The Card Connection franchise network is complete, however, prospective franchisees can purchase existing established franchise territories as and when they become available.
Goodwill is negotiated directly with the existing franchisee. Card connection provide guidelines on valuation which will take into account the size and performance of the territory.
Initial training and then continuous on-going training for franchisees is the most effective way to develop the business, and that is what is provided.
The franchisee training program is as follows:
Initial franchisee training – 2 days at Card Connections head office in Surrey. This is done prior to franchisees starting and consists of interactive theory and practical sessions
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