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FRANCHISE PROSPECTUS

We have the opportunity to
prosper together!

BIRKDALE

YOUR CHANCE FOR A BETTER
FUTURE!

If you have a background in sales then the Birkdale franchise is the perfect opportunity for you. We will provide you with a highly profitable, lifestyle friendly business.

Birkdale Manufacturing Group Limited is a well established, UK based manufacturer. Originally specialising in garage doors and roller shutters, we are now proud to supply garage doors, composite doors, awnings, pergolas, patio enclosures, electric blinds and more. Our quality products have ensured that we remain leaders in our field.

With the increasing demand for our products we have taken the decision to join with committed individuals to provide a more local service and take advantage of the tremendous opportunities that exist.

The Birkdale franchise will provide everything you need to run a successful business in a booming market.

Who are

BIRKDALE

We are a UK-based manufacturer of garage doors, roller shutters, composite doors, awnings, pergolas, patio enclosures, window blinds and more.

Simon Sturman formed Birkdale Doors in 1992 after being made redundant by a garage door company who had recently sold out to a national manufacturer. From A man in a cheap van paid for with his last wage packet, the company has grown from strength to strength while maintaining the core value that we began with on day one.

From humble beginnings we have gone from simply buying and selling other suppliers products locally to manufacturing our own. We have a team of fully trained fitters and sales covering the whole of the UK, no matter where the customer is we make sure our product is installed promptly and correctly.

We are a UK-based manufacturer of garage doors, roller shutters, composite doors, awnings, pergolas, patio enclosures, window blinds and more.

Simon Sturman formed Birkdale Doors in 1992 after being made redundant by a garage door company who had recently sold out to a national manufacturer. From A man in a cheap van paid for with his last wage packet, the company has grown from strength to strength while maintaining the core value that we began with on day one.

From humble beginnings we have gone from simply buying and selling other suppliers products locally to manufacturing our own. We have a team of fully trained fitters and sales covering the whole of the UK, no matter where the customer is we make sure our product is installed promptly and correctly.

Our RANGE OF PRODUCTS

The

Business Opportunity

The Birkdale franchise will provide you with the opportunity to earn a substantial income providing homes and businesses with a variety of home improvement products.

There are currently 29 million homes in the UK and the UK build approx 150,000 new properties per annum. There are major plans for new housing in every part of the UK.

The potential income from residential property owners alone is huge, add commercial clients to this and the sky really is the limit.

As a Birkdale franchisee you will work with a network of trade and retail customers, you have many routes to market giving you the sales turnover to achieve high levels of income.

To help you achieve your full potential you will receive full training and mentoring from the very highly experienced Birkdale management team.

THE PEOPLE BEHIND
THE BUSINESS

SIMON STURMAN

  • 30 years in the industry
  • Started at Steel-Line, a company which later sold for over £50 million
  • Moved into manufacturing own products
  • Jointly own company currently valued at £7m

MARK JACKSON STAPLETON

  • 12 years in accountancy Qualified at 20
  • Practice Manager at 22 Set up own practice 2018 Devised tax efficient set up
  • Your personal contact for all financial matters

MARC SHRIMPTON

  • 15 years in the construction industry
  • Built Birkdale’s factory
  • Invested in Birkdale and joint owner
  • Production Controller for Birkdale

Why Choose the

BIRKDALE FRANCHISE

The Birkdale franchise will provide you with the opportunity to build a successful business with the training, support and experience of an established business behind you. We will provide you with the infrastructure, tools and know how to build a profitable business. When you join our family you will benefit from our proven business model, highly innovative products, first-class training and ongoing support.

Strong, established brand As part of the franchise agreement, you will operate using all the successful Birkdale processes and systems, marketing materials, logo and brand. This gives you instant leverage through the established brand and the confidence to get off to a good start.

State of the Art Website
This is the ultimate selling tool. It provides an online system, allowing you to generate quotations and orders anywhere, on any device at any time.

Proven business formula
As a Birkdale franchisee you will have the opportunity to build a successful business with the training, support and experience of an established business behind you. We have a highly successful business formula which will form the basis on which your franchise operates.

Our model will allow you to achieve excellent margins, based upon substantial market research and the success of existing businesses.

Exclusive territory
Each franchisee will operate a large and exclusive UK territory. Our generous territories have been designed using very specific criteria with complete fairness and scale-ability. This will enable you to maximise the opportunity for growth.

Lead generation and Customer Referrals
We have a proven formula for generating leads and

business. Key areas covered include target markets, sales activity, lead generation tools and techniques. The difference between companies that grow and those that don’t is customer referrals. The more recommendations you receive, the more likely you are to achieve your business goals. We will fully educate to enable you to provide the best possible service to every one of your customers.

Training and support
You will receive full training in all areas of running your business from our highly experienced team. A team of experienced fitters will assist with your training to ensure your fitting is of the highest possible standard. Alternatively, there is an option for us to carry out installations for you, allowing you to concentrate on sales.

Plus, we will continue to support you for the life of your franchise.

The

FRANCHISE PACKAGE

We have two franchise options available

OWNER/OPERATOR

MANAGEMENT

Both packages include the following:

  • Rights to trade under the Birkdale brand name
  • Exclusive franchise territory
  • A central website complete with SEO
  • Full training in all areas of the business
  • Processes, systems and templates to run the business
  • Fully managed centralised quoting/ordering system
  • Ongoing support and regular business updates
  • Social media set up
  • Marketing materials, documents and collateral
  • Stationery package

FINANCE OPTIONS AVAILABLE

The

EARNING POTENTIAL

These are the potential PROFITS we would expect you to achieve in the first three years. These figures are conservative. With a network of trade customers and retail customers, you have many routes to market, giving you the sales turnover to achieve higher income levels. We will provide you with a full 3-year breakdown at your franchise meeting.

The People

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?


We are looking for individuals with a successful track record in sales.


You must be hard working, self motivated and committed to delivering a high quality service.


A team player. You are not on your own, this is a joint venture and we want to work together.

IF THIS SOUNDS LIKE YOU THEN WE CAN'T WAIT TO HEAR FROM YOU!

Your

FOUR STEPS TO SUCCESS

The Birkdale franchise will provide you with the opportunity to earn a substantial income providing homes and businesses with a variety of home improvement products.

Step 1: Express your interest
You can call us on 01724 282 171 or email us at sales@birkdale.co.uk

Step 2: Let’s have a chat
A member of the team will call you for an informal chat. This will give you the opportunity to ask any initial questions you may have and find out a bit more about the franchise offer.

Step 3: Face to Face
Covid permitting, we will invite you to come and meet with us, it’s always good to put a face to the name. Don’t worry, if we are unable to see you in person we can schedule a meeting online. We will take you through all the finer details of the business and once again answer any questions you have.

Step 4: Franchise Agreement
We will discuss your territory and package and put together your personalised copy of the Franchise Agreement. This is the time to make sure that you are happy with everything. Once you have signed the agreement and paid your franchise fee we will welcome you to the Birkdale team.

Start your new career today!