This business specializes in the restoration of leather and plastics, servicing five major markets: Aviation, Marine & Recreational Vehicles, Automotive, Commercial and Residential Furniture. It is a low cost, home-based mobile service franchise, catering to both B to B and B to C sectors in the above mentioned markets.
The diversity of the opportunity is so large that in every economic downturn, the franchise system has thrived. Franchise business that has been around since 1987. They have over 200 franchise units in 8 countries, with ~ 100+ in the U.S. This is a green company with a recession resistant model. It is a M-F, home based business with very few or no employees to start. They have received a 97% + score on Fran Survey for 4 consecutive years.
There are five potential profit sectors in this low-overhead high-profit margin niche market that is and has been underserved. Background 4-week Pre-Training Program Two week training in Calgary, Alberta (Between classroom and practice average 120 hours) 10-week Post Training Program-Holding them accountable for sales/marketing efforts Follow up site visit in franchisee s territory in month 3/4 Technical Library and On-line ordering with Live chat function Custom website blogging capabilities as well as photo gallery ready for before and after photos-links to Face Book and Twitter. On Going Social Media Webinars (8 scheduled in 2011) Proprietary manufacturing of its own product line, using proprietary formulas which are protected.