Our van franchise concept takes the shop directly to the local customer, selling our range of over 200 market leading vehicle cleaning products to the trade.
We are the UK’s largest manufacturer and supplier of professional vehicle cleaning products to the trade. Our customer base is large and varied. For example, thousands of car dealers, hauliers, valeters, mechanics, taxi firms, bus companies and plant companies all use our products every day. Autosmart have been franchising for 40 years, have over 120 franchisees in the UK and have a track record of helping business owners run sustainable, profitable and recession-proof businesses.
The Swansea franchise opportunity is an established and profitable business covering an area from Swansea to Ammanford, Pontardawe and the Gower Peninsula. There are around 130 regular repeat customers from road transport businesses, car dealerships and agricultural businesses, who have been buying Autosmart products for between 5 and 20 years.
“It’s been a great experience running my own Autosmart franchise. I’ve really enjoyed the customer contact and building relationships, so much so, that I’ve actually doubled the turnover in the time that I have been a franchisee.
"I've achieved my goal with my Autosmart business and got the turnover to where I wanted it to be. I feel that the time is right for me and my wife to move onto a different project – we love the automotive industry and we're looking move into car restoration".
Exciting Growth Potential
With an exclusive territory you will be the only supplier of Autosmart products to customers in this area and there is substantial potential to grow the business further. Every business has something to clean, so current and potential customers include almost any business you can think of.
Typical customers already buying Autosmart products in this area include:
As well as supplying customers such as those above, Autosmart’s national accounts such as Assured Valeting, Entreprise Rent a Car and Indesit are all located in the Swansea area and are regular repeat customers.
Restocking existing customers will take up around two-thirds of your time each month, giving you lots of time to focus on growing your turnover even further. With over 200 products at your disposal you will be able to meet the cleaning requirements of every company in your territory.
Your contribution to the funding of this well established and profitable business is £30,500, however, there are different routes into the business depending on what capital you have available. We will then assist you in raising a business over-draft facility with your preferred choice of bank.
The Swansea franchise is already profitable so with your hard work and commitment you should expect to repay your investment quickly and make a great living.
Starting your own business is very exciting and a little daunting too! You need to be certain that this is the perfect business for you.
At your 1:1 discovery day, you will meet the Autosmart team and find out more about this opportunity. We will talk through the business plan in detail and answer all of your questions.
We will provide you with contact details for existing franchisees and arrange for you to spend time out in the business to be certain this is the right investment for you.