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Oakhouse Foods Franchise In Blackpool For Sale

Blackpool, Lancashire
Asking Price:
£175,000
Turnover:
£695,000
Net Profit:
£84,000

Oakhouse Foods is one of the leading providers of quality frozen meals and desserts, delivered direct to the customers’ home. Over 65s account for nearly a fifth of the UK population and are the fastest growing consumer group. An ageing population equals an increase in age-related conditions requiring help on a daily basis and an increase in the demand for services to help the ageing population which, in turn, increases the demand for private provisions.
To facilitate the explosive growth, the home care and related services markets are currently estimated at £5.2 billion and are only going to grow to keep up with the unprecedented demand.

Oakhouse Foods has been established for over 25 years and operates a proven franchise business model which is loved by customers for its extensive range of quality food and friendly, personal service. Oakhouse Foods North West has been established approx 12 years, the current owners have had it 5 years and have increased sales year on year.

Now owned by the global Kerry Group, a leader in the global food industry with a turnover in excess of €6bn, Oakhouse Foods is benefiting from an increase in investment, expertise and support from a global taste & nutrition expert.The business is based just outside Poulton Le Fylde, near to Blackpool and within easy reach of major A roads and motorway network. Excellent trading accounts, customer base and huge potential to grow this established well recognised business.

Some notes from the existing Franchise Owner:
The asking price shown excludes stock supplies which will be valued at the time of purchase. Included in the sale price is all the office equipment, computer equipment, 3 vans - all with full service history and well maintained and chest freezers / walk-in freezer. Therefore, following the purchase, there really isn’t any other major investment required by the new owner other than the usual franchise fees.

Property information

Location:

North West, Blackpool Area covering Liverpool, Preston, Blackpool and the Lake District

Premises Details:

This franchise is Premises/Vans based.

Business Operation

Expansion Potential:

The potential turnover from this franchise is £1m (possibly higher) based on just a 2% penetration of the available market in this area. You will get out what you put in; hard work = results & increased turnover.

Competition / Market:

Our main competition is Wiltshire Farm Foods but the market potential is more than big enough for both companies to operate successfully in.

Reasons for selling:

The current franchise owner is relocating.

Trading hours:

5 Days per week 8 Hrs per day. The operation runs from 9am - 5pm although the Drivers may well start earlier and finish earlier depending on the rounds. We are open all bank holidays excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day

Employees:
Based on our experience so far we would recommend 2 x Drivers, at least 1 x Telesales to start with and 1 x part-time, with 1x Warehouse Picker working 3hrs per day (more may be needed as you increase your turnover.)
Years established:
Oakhouse Foods (previously Home Farm Foods) has been established for 25 years. Oakhouse Foods North West has been established approx 12 years, the current owners have had it 5 years and have increased sales year on year

Franchise Information

Franchise opportunity:

Franchise Resale

Franchise terms:

The successful applicant will sign a new 5 year agreement with the Franchisor

Other Information

Support & training:

Our training and support is comprehensive and designed to fast track you through all the operating procedures.

We provide support services to help you further your business aims and objectives, in addition to developing the business as a whole as part of our ongoing development.

This initial training programme includes:
- Background to Oakhouse Foods Franchise, its services and structure.
- Market knowledge.
- Company procedures.
- Health & safety responsibilities.
- Identifying potential customers
- Territory planning.

On-Going Support includes:
- Regular meetings with Franchise Business Manager.
- Quarterly review with Head Office.
- Annual conference with all UK Franchisees.
- E-mail and web based information, ideas and news.
- Head Office helpline.
- Sales & Marketing support & advice.

Financing available:

Typically all four high street banks are usually happy to provide additional financing for franchises

Website:
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Relocatable:
This business can be relocated.

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