Approximately 30% of all purchasers of franchises in the UK do so through buying an existing business; a franchise resale*. Countrywide Signs Franchise Owners sell their businesses for a number of reasons including; retirement, other investment opportunities, changes in personal circumstances and sometimes as part of their whole business/life plan.
For people looking to invest in starting their own Countrywide Signs franchise purchasing an existing established business has a number of benefits over starting from scratch including;
- Existing cash flow
- Local brand presence
- Established customer base
- Team of trained operational staff
- Equipment, vans and stock
Countrywide Signs recommends Derek Simpson at Franchise Resales for handling the sale or purchase of Countrywide Signs franchises. As an experienced impartial consultant he is best placed to ensure you have the right information to enable you to choose the right route forwards, whether that is exit or entry!
* quote from Franchise Resales
"My business on track to generate well in excess of £225,000 this year, with the high profit margins I was looking for as well as being flexible. This is the perfect franchise for those who are hard working and want a business that is reliable and easy to run."
Already experienced in running his own business Anthony Williams decided to become a Countrywide Signs franchisee as it provided the brand recognition he wanted. Four years later and he has plans to expand his business again.