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About the Business
GreenThumb South Yorkshire was established in 2004 and is now a profitable and well-established lawn care business, with a turnover in excess of £245,000. Set up as a cold start this business is now treating over 3000 lawns in the territory.
There are over 20 million gardens in the UK. GreenThumb is the first choice for over 1 million customers, performing millions of treatments every year nationwide. This year-round business provides an excellent opportunity to become a part of the largest lawn care franchise in the UK.
This management business is located in an affluent area in South Yorkshire. Operated from a home office and rented storage unit. The current franchisees work full time in the business, working to constantly grow their customer base, whilst managing a team of operatives.
The territory has between 40,000 to 50,000 households, with new homes being developed in the area. There is excellent potential for future growth from both existing and new customers. By utilising the marketing strategies from GreenThumb and taking advantage of their Refer A Friend campaign there is potential to expand the customer base.
This established and successful GreenThumb is on sale as the current owners wish to realise a return on their investment and move on to new business ventures. Providing an excellent opportunity for a new enthusiastic franchisee to take over and continue to build on the customers base and profitability.
This information is taken from a prospectus of sale. Further information can be provided upon the signing of a Non-Disclosure Agreement.
Who is the franchisor
GreenThumb was the very first lawn care company to operate in the UK, it now has over 200 branches nationwide and has recently celebrated 25 years of providing a pioneering lawn treatment service. Not only are GreenThumb the largest but they are the most recommended lawn care company whose operatives carry out in excess of 2 million lawn treatments each year. This is not just a ‘man in a van’ lawn care franchise; it’s a full management franchise. GreenThumb are looking for people who want, and are capable of running a multi-vehicle business.
Leading the way when it comes to innovation, GreenThumb incorporates the very latest technologies from around the world. Their aim is to provide customers with a service that will delight them. Thousands of homeowners adopt their service every month, many of these new customers are as a result of recommendations from satisfied customers. GreenThumb franchisees know the importance of keeping their customers happy, and believe that’s why they keep coming back.
The business is based at the southern edge of Yorkshire in a large market town. Servicing homes in the surrounding villages in this particularly affluent area.
This business is already successful, however, there is a fantastic potential pool of new customers as there have recently been many new housing developments in the area.
The current franchisees are looking to move on to pastures new.
5 Year Franchise Agreement
The franchisor will provide full training and support over the terms of the franchise agreement
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