Minster Cleaning Services – Devon & Cornwall
Offers in the region of£205,000
Overview of the business
The highly profitable Devon and Cornwall branch of Minster Cleaning Services was established in 1995. Since its inception, the business has grown steadily, with a turnover in the most recent year well over £500,000 pounds. Client retention has been good and this has also generated new business through client referrals. There a significant number of contracts in place for regular servicing and an active marketing programme is running to find new clients.
The business is located on an industrial estate with easy access to the main A38 artery which allows both counties to be serviced. This management franchise employs a team of staff. The main role of the franchisee is to oversee the general running of the business, ensuring that client expectations are met and pushing the business forward by gaining new contracts.
The cleaning industry contributes over £24 billion to the UK economy with growth set to continue for this sector. Minster Cleaning provides services to clients across a range of business sectors, including healthcare and dental practices where certain expertise is required.
There are unexplored areas within the territory, which offers an excellent opportunity for growth. Profits for this business are already robust and demonstrate the ongoing customer demand. This business has not yet reached its peak performance, but with continued efforts from an incoming franchisee, this business could easily see profits increase further.
The current owner is selling in order to retire, providing a new owner with the opportunity to acquire this ready-made profitable business with an instant income stream and real potential for growth.
Overview of the franchisor
Minster state that their management franchise offers a genuine chance to run a secure, large, and profitable business by adopting their tried and tested business model. Nearly a third of Minster™s 44 franchises nationwide have an annual turnover of more than £1 million, with average branch turnover approximately £900,000. Franchise Owners have been operating successful Minster branches for an average of 13 years. By offering a fundamental service to organizations of all types over a large geographical area, Minster say that their franchisees never run out of potential customers.
In addition to being provided with a recognised and well trusted brand, Minster Franchisees receive comprehensive support in all key business areas including IT, marketing, training, bookkeeping and the constantly changing fields of employment law, health and safety and environmental legislation.
To be confident they are making the right decision, prospective Franchisees are given access to the entire Minster network and are encouraged to talk to any existing Franchisees to find out exactly what is involved.
What to do next
A full prospectus of sale is available following the signing of a non-disclosure agreement. Please do not contact the franchisee directly about the sale of this business as the staff may not be aware that the business is for sale.
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