This opportunity comprises one of the North East territories, and one of the best performing areas of this very long-established window blinds franchise.
Apollo Blinds was established in 1972 and the business model offers a full design and installation service at home or business visits.
Each franchisee has the support of leads via a bespoke website, in this case;
For further leads and new opportunities, proactive marketing is carried out by the head franchisor. This franchisee has maintained active social media;
Running the Business
Once a new job is secured, the stock is ordered by the franchisee, having taken a deposit from the client, which means that no large storage facility is required. The business can easily be operated from a domestic garage. The remainder of the cost (and business profit) of the product is then taken after the product has been fitted.
Apollo operate in the mid to higher value market and their products include the full range of popular window shading products; Roller, Duette, Pleated, Wood Blinds etc. including shutters and awnings. Apollo also offer specialist and eco-friendly products for homes and businesses alike. Full initial and ongoing product training is given as part of the Franchisee package.
Fixtures & Fittings
There are limited fixtures and fittings needed for this type of business, but any existing sample books and other sales aids will be included for complete product ranges in the business sale. A fully liveried Renault Trafic van is available by separate negotiation.
A full inventory would be made available to bona fide enquiries.
The business is currently managed by our client but in the past an additional fitter has been employed.
The business could easily be operated by a couple or could be added to an existing operator looking for additional turnover
The business is currently operated from home and could be operated quite easily from any location.
The telephone number can be transferred and the website could be quickly adapted should the business be relocated.
Strictly by appointment with this office.
Money Laundering Regulations
In accordance with the current Anti-Money Laundering Regulations the Purchaser or Tenant will be required to provide two forms of identification and proof of the source of income.