Summary of Operation:
Local introductory domestic cleaning agency.
Ideal Franchise Owner:
Self-motivated, physically fit, do not wish to reinvent the wheel, have basic computing skills (ECDL), hold a full UK driving licence plus have your own vehicle, possess man management skills, have plenty of self-motivation and also a good professional and very clear telephone manner.
Four days in total, but more if required franchisees get more. It is important that franchisees are conident in their ability to go away and operate their own Dolly Char business.
On location in franchisee’s own territory.
Support Services: Year Established:
Regular phone contact, yearly meeting, local advertising ongoing, regular website tweaking to keep franchisees websites ahead of the opposition, initial stages three month initial daily/weekly targets, franchisor piloting new systems, Franchisor available seven days per week to help or assist, just taken on a new member of staff and part of his role is to support franchisees.
2001Year of First Franchise:
2006Number of Company Outlets:
1Number of Franchised Outlets:
125 in total through UK and Northern Ireland.Areas of Priority Development:
UK Overseas Opportunities Exist:
Guernsey. Overseas Opportunities Planned: Total Cost of Franchise:
£7,995 + VATInitial Investment:
£7995Management Service Fees Payable:
Yr 1 £150 per month; Yr 2 £210 per month; Yrs 3-5 £270 per month Breakdown of Package:
Dolly Char £7995 + VAT Franchise Package.Financial Assistance Available:
Through a third party (subject to status)BFA Member:
|Year 1||£25000/£33000||£18,000 to £25,000|
|Year 2||£50,000+||£36,000 to £42,000 approx.|
|Year 3||£70,000||Not Known|