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Ripples seeks new franchisees to cope with growing demand

October 2017

Established in 1988, Ripples is now one of the most respected bathroom retailers in the UK.  The company’s founding partners have over 40 years of industry experience and Ripples’ proven franchise model has been successfully operating for nearly 20 years.  

All new franchisees undertake a comprehensive training programme, which is carried out at Ripples’ flagship franchise showroom in Bath.   Over the course of two weeks, the head office team covers all aspects of business management; including product range, sales techniques, marketing and advertising, quoting and pricing systems, financials, supplier management, and personnel management.

"Ripples is the premier bathroom franchise,” explains Paul Crow.  “We design and supply high-end bespoke bathrooms for both residential and commercial clients. We pride ourselves on the quality of our products and our exceptional customer service. 

We operate from 14 franchised showrooms and are now looking for like minded franchise partners for London and the South East. Our franchise fee is £40,000 and you will need access to another £40,000 working capital for showroom fit-out. We’re committed to ensuring your new venture is as successful as possible and, as a result, our franchise fee includes: an exclusive London territory; fully comprehensive training package; your showroom designed by a retail specialist architect; heavily subsidised display stock (most FOC); marketing launch and showroom grand opening support of £2,000 to £3,000; one week training programme for your employees; management of buying terms from suppliers, Ripples operations manual and point of sale stationery for your London showroom."

The company’s website offers further details of the franchise package.  To find out more visit: http://info.ripplesfranchise.co.uk/london

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