Summary of Operation:
Confectionery manufacturer & retailer.
Ideal Franchise Owner:
A people person, ready to follow a proven track record.
10 working days.
On-site and in company operated stores.
Franchise field plus office support.
Year Established: 1911
Year of First Franchise: 1972
Number of Company Outlets: 280
Number of Franchised Outlets: 190
Franchises Planned: n/a
Areas of Priority Development: Nationwide
Overseas Opportunities Exist: n/a
Overseas Opportunities Planned: n/a
Total Cost of Franchise: Depending on the format, location and potential turnover. Investments range from some £10K for the small format models and up to £30K for the full format model. Please note that set up incentives may be available.
Initial Investment: £35000
Management Service Fees Payable: n/a
Breakdown of Package: Thorntons operates the ’Thorntons in your store’ trading format for retailers who want to sell the full Thorntons range of products from their store; preferably a Cards and Gifts shop.
Financial Assistance Available: All major banks
BFA Member: Full
IFA Member: No