Starting a new local business on your own can be hit and miss. There is so much to learn and so many different things to consider. Perhaps that's why more and more new businesses are taking the franchisee route. As well as buying into a proven concept with established products and systems, good franchisors provide free, ongoing, training for their franchisees. At Marla Custom Blinds, we run regular update and training sessions for our established Franchisees to ensure that they keep on growing....Read More
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An outstanding franchise opportunity with Marla Custom Blinds in a lucrative industry
With hundreds of franchises to choose from, it can be difficult deciding which one you are ideally suited to and which one will meet your dreams and aspirations.
Earn in excess of £50,000 Per Year as a Marla Custom Blinds Franchisee!
Why choose Marla Custom Blinds?
- Marla can offer the best quote on ‘like for like’ products
- Franchisees experiencing a Return on Investment within the first ¼ of trading
- Marla have been established for over 20 years
- Offer a 5 year guarantee on the work undertaken!
- The opportunity to earn over £50,000 in Year 1
- Receive guidance from your personal franchise Manager/Mentor
- Be part of a recognised service in both domestic and commercial sectors
With Marla Custom Blinds your local business will be a leader in the market place, supplying and fitting the widest range of tailor made blinds, awnings and shutters of any specialist in an industry sector - Worth in excess of £1billion and growing.
Established in 1995, Marla Custom Blinds has a proven track record of operating profitably over a number of years and we'll guide you in targeting the most lucrative parts of the residential, commerical and contract markets to ensure your business is a success.
You'll be joining a well established brand, at the perfect time, when growth in Marla, and its planned roll-out across the country offers everything you could wish for in a franchise.
Ensuring a perfect fit ~ Marla Custom Blinds and you
A perfect fit is essential for not only made to measure blinds, but also when selecting a franchise.
Running a Marla Custom Blinds franchise, you'll need to be able to juggle various roles - from meeting and converting customers, installing blinds and professionally managing of your business.
If you have a broad skill set including an accomplished understanding of DIY, as well as professionalism, enthusiasm and business acumen, we could be the perfect fit for you. Along with our expert training and quality products, we'll supply you with all the support and tools you need to help create a successful business.
Support and guidance to help your business take off
A Marla Custom Blinds franchise opportunity that ticks all the boxes with a highly attractive investment package.
Your initial investment is £11,995 and includes a 3 month launch marketing campaign. It adds up to a genuine franchise opportunity with full training and support to get you going from day one.
Everything you need to make it happen...
- For your £11,995 investment, get a start up business that could repay you within the first 3 months!
- Get the expertise of a first class marketing agency that can deliver enquirers from the start
- Enjoy substantial earnings from a secure business offering great products that are always in demand
- Enjoy every opportunity to expand your business as quickly as you would like
- Work from home, or an office and balance work and personal time to suit your lifestyle
- Bank funding available - up to 80% of the initial set up can be financed.
Your expert support and guidance includes...
- First class training both at head office and on your territory
- Personal franchise manager (mentor) for the first 3 months
- Operational support
- Accounting support with bespoke accounts software
- First class marketing campaign at launch and on-going
- Funding support and options
Why not arrange a discovery meeting to find out more at location and time convenient for you
The flexibility to mark your preferred territory, the credibility to stand out in the market
As a Marla Custom Blinds franchisee you will be provided with an exclusive territory and any enquries that are received from your area will be automatically passed on to you. And because we're rolling out our business in untapped areas, we can be flexible with territory locations.
We're also looking to support new franchise opportunities in Ireland and Scotland.
Marla is not just looking for high caliber individuals in England, we are keen to talk with well qualified applications to spear head Marla's expansion into new regions. In specific we would love to speak with you if you are looking at Somerset, North Devon, Wiltshire, Berkshire, Surrey, Sussex and Kent.
Our accreditation's means quality and reassurance
Marla is a member of the British Franchise Association and of the British Blind and Shutter Association and is vetted by the Trading Stadards backed scheme; Buy with Confidence.
A healthy income and future asset ~ with a growing business
Reap the rewards of your efforts
Work for a business that rewards you for your efforts. Marla has done the maths, and we'll support you all the way to achieving a healthy and reliable long term plan.
Build your business from home
Keep your overheads to a minimum with no shop or business premises required!
You manage, we support
You can work the hours that suits the lifestyle and income you want, it's totally up to you. And rest assured we're your business partner, here to help you make it happen.
Support from the team, and a family business
With the team at Marla on hand to help you from day investment will reap rewards
We are family run business, with passionate personnel, so you'll be surrounded by like-minded people who are available to support you whenever you need it.
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Steve Hartland, franchisee for Marla Custom Blinds previously worked extremely lengthy hours in his previous role as a project manager at Gatwick Airport. Fortunately for Steve, redundancy gave him the opportunity he required to relocate his family to the west country where he joined the Marla Custom Blinds franchise. The Marla Custom Blinds franchise fulfilled Steve's desire of starting his own business. Steve comments:" Once I heard the word 'restructuring', I immediately focused my attention...Read More