Greensleeves franchiseLawn Treatment Experts with Over 20 Years Experience
As one of the oldest and largest lawn treatment providers nationwide, Greensleeves Lawn Treatment Experts are recognised for delivering high-quality, affordable lawn care services.
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The Greensleeves franchise opportunity
The typical job of a Greensleeves franchisee is to analyse, advise and treat their customers lawns, visiting at least five times per year to ensure the lawns are lush, green and healthy.
Even if you don’t have a background in lawn care or any previous experience running a business do not worry – all the support you need is at hand.
How much is your Greensleeves investment?
Our franchise start-up package is available from just £26,950.
Your Greensleeves fee includes, a glance:
Optimum earning potential:
- Full high quality equipment package.
- Deposit on a suitable van.
- Tailored marketing launch cover an exclusive territory with fantastic potential
- Fully tailored website and internet for PPC and SEO marketing.
- An exclusive post code area for your territory.
- Proven business model
- High annual customer retention
- A pleasant working environment
- Excellent business support
- An opportunity to develop a multiple van business
- Significant growth potential for an enthusiastic franchise
- A profitable and cash generative business from month one
Complete business support, all year round, including:
- Business and financial planning.
- Our comprehensive bespoke administrative software.
If you are ready to maximise your own business opportunity, and take control over your working week, contact Greensleeves TODAY. Find out how our management franchise is the seed to your future.
Training and support provided
The Greensleeves franchise triumphed in 2020 despite lockdowns......and had a record breaking year!
We recruited more new customers in 2020 than any other year in the past 5 years PLUS we also trained yet another new franchisee in January-2021 (David Gass) with 2 more joining us in February-2021!!
On top of all of this, we are anticipating that reduced travel restrictions in Spring 2021 will increase the interest in our service to even higher levels, so we fully expect 2021 to be a bumper year for the business.
Greensleeves had a record June, July and August in 2020 - averaging a 20% increase in sales on the previous year across all franchise territories. September was an all time record where sales were 45% higher than last year and made it the best month we have ever had! PLUS we were 15% up on customer numbers too. Starting in March 2021 we will have the largest marketing campaign we have ever had.
When you invest in your Greensleeves franchise, you will attend our 14 day comprehensive training course.
The course covers:
- Greensleeves lawn care treatments.
- Techniques on recognising what your customers’ lawns need.
- PA1 and PA6 certificates required to handle and apply pesticides.
- Our exceptional customer service.
- Training with all Greensleeves equipment.
- Business development and growth planning.
- Basic business administration.
As your business grows, you will receive ongoing support and training from head office.
Head office support includes:
- Regular face-to-face meetings.
- Field training and support.
- New system and product training.
- Regional meetings and franchise network support.
- Annual conference. Share vision and new opportunities.
The ideal Greensleeves franchisee
You don’t need lawn care experience
Greensleeves franchisees don’t necessarily have a background in horticulture, or being outdoors. What our network shares, is a desire to build a business which gives them control over their working week. Being fully invested in what they do and thriving from the Greensleeves franchise model, our franchisees are working to create the future they want to live.
An absolute commitment to customer service is the most important skill you will possess.
It is important to us that you have the appetite to grow a business to its full potential and maintain the high levels of customer service that we currently provide to our many thousands of existing customers.
You will be somebody who is not work shy and take on the challenges that running your own franchise business brings. Franchisees need to be able to manage a daily routine that requires a degree of semi-physical activity. You need to be flexible and self-motivated; very few business opportunities offer success without hard work, commitment and long and often unsocial hours.
For more than 20 years, Greensleeves has provided top quality lawn treatments to gardens across the country. With over 98 franchises throughout the UK, and more due to launch this year, we are going from strength to strength. Greensleeves are also highly rated on TrustPilot
This is also due to the enormous potential within the lawn care market with the industry showing healthy growth at over 30%. With an estimated 18,000,000 lawns in the UK at present and growing, there is more than enough opportunity to establish a successful franchise in this sector. We have repeat business with over 90% of our customers and recommendations are the main source of new business for an established franchise.
John & James Bushrod
“We found Greensleeves to be very approachable and flexible throughout the joining process. Their staff were always available to answer and deal with the many questions we had and they were and still are extremely accommodating and accessible at all times. The friendly and helpful relationship was invaluable during the early stages and has continued unchanged through our early months of operation”
South Lincolnshire & Newark
“The initial support and training were excellent and the ongoing support is there for you, but not invasive. In particular David Truby and Cheryl Harper, have been great and are, just as they appear to be, passionate and professional, with a desire to help you build the business and brand. It is key to have a plan and work with it, striving in both short, medium and long term goals. This business works well, but planning, marketing, work ethic and people skills are all required to drive it to maximise its opportunity.”
“Once I had decided to buy a franchise I was unsure which direction to take, all became clear when I met Greensleeves. The business model is solid and combined with the experience and personalities of the head office team I knew that a Greensleeves lawn treatment franchise was for me. I love being my own boss and the satisfaction I get from transforming a customer’s lawn is fantastic. The support that I have received has been second to none, it is reassuring to know that I have a team of business experts at my fingertips. ”
“After 38 years in the corporate world, I was looking for an opportunity to run my own business. I wanted a professional company that would leave me alone to get on with it but always be there to offer advice and support when it was required. With the passion, enthusiasm and honesty of David Truby I knew that Greensleeves was a firm I could work with. I have subsequently discovered that Cheryl Harper and the support team are even more incredible and nothing is too much trouble.”
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