This is a franchise business operating under the OSCAR Pet Foods banner. Working from home, OSCAR provides a pet care service that covers a wide range of benefits to pet owners, from British-made nutritious pet food, a comprehensive range of accessories and healthcare products to advice in nutrition and behaviour.
Are you looking for a business in the pet food market? If you love pets and working with people this is an interesting business which is operating within a growing market and could be just for you!
OSCAR offers support throughout and provides not only flexibility but also the freedom of choice to work from home to develop a successful career.
The current owners have enjoyed running the business for the last 20 years and now feel it's the right time to pass it over to someone new and enjoy their retirement. Located in the area of East Sussex, which has potential for further development, it is an opportunity worth investigating.
Established in the 1990s and with over 100 franchisees throughout the UK, OSCAR is very experienced in training and supporting its franchisees.
Asking Price: £65,000
Turnover PA: £75,996
Currently it is operated on a part time basis taking no more than 25 hours most weeks to operate. The hours are flexible allowing plenty of freedom and deliveries are currently only done on 2 days per week.
At its peak the business had net turnover in excess of £180K per annum and net profit before tax in excess of £60K. In 2014 part of the business was sold in readiness for the remainder to be sold to accommodate retirement.
OSCAR continues to reinforce franchisee development with exciting incentives and avenues of opportunity.
OSCAR is dedicated to ensuring that resale businesses will have the best support in business development. As an addition to the agreed resale price you can choose further options to suit your personal needs and life skills, including:
As market leaders in pet food home delivery OSCAR has full membership of the British Franchise Association and the Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association.
From building society management to managing my own business - my future was secured by the OSCAR brand, the OSCAR support and their friendliness.Tracey Marsh - OSCAR Pet Foods - Lewes
I had the desire to work for myself but wanted the reassurance of not going totally alone. I liked the OSCAR approach – taking every opportunity to speak with other franchisees before making my final decision.Kim Stanier - OSCAR Pet Foods - Birmingham
The OSCAR Training Scheme embraces all the skills required to build a successful business, and can be tailored to suit individual strengths and weaknesses. The training will have a positive impact on the business if there exists a determination and drive to implement it fully from day one.Frank Newsome - OSCAR Pet Foods - Wrexham
All OSCAR franchisees receive automatic registration to 'Outbound' telemarketing campaign covering your area
OSCAR Nutritional Advisor Qualification from Myerscough College
PR launch with full support including a competition with a local publication