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Gym Upholstery UK (Established 2001)

Gym upholstery UK supplies fitness equipment upholstery repairs, offering a unique ‘on-site’ upholstery service to Leisure centres & gymnasiums across the UK.

Gym Upholstery are proud to have carried out work for the Queen, Windsor Castle, MOD (Ministery of Defence), HMP (Her Majesty’s Prison), Police & Fire Stations. We work with large gym chains such as Anytime Fitness, Nuffield Health, David Lloyd Leisure, Pure Gym, Precor, Matrix, Life Fitness, Virgin Active, Marriot Hotels, Holiday Inn, The Gym Group and many more.

Our 21 years of operations have given us the opportunity to share our success and begin to build a global brand, allowing us to help you build your own successful business.

The Franchisee’s Role

Gym Upholstery currently service the UK, they hold a large customer base, providing a great advantage starting point for franchisees.

A successful franchisee would be someone with a clear drive to own and run their own business.

The franchisee would maintain current customers within their area as their own and build new customer relations.
As an owner of the franchise, the full operations including administration, upholstery tasks, accounting, local marketing etc, will be run solely by the franchisee with the support and guidance from the Franchisor. The franchisee can initially operate the business solely on their own, however, as the business expands additional personnel may be added.
Experience within this area of expertise is not essential, training in all aspects of the business is provided.

All franchisees will be monitored and supported throughout, to ensure they meet the franchisors high operational standards to help build their business and become part of our global brand.


The Investment

Initial franchise fee – £4950 + VAT

Full training provided (approx. 2 weeks) along with ongoing support from the franchisor

Purchase/Lease your own service vehicle. This must be to our new specifications: MWB/LWB High top, black.Our recommended lease purchase company is Pure Vans (New Pre Reg 22 Plate Citroen Relay L2 H2 Euro 6.2 Bhdi 140ps (S&S) Enterprise Finished in Black).

Approximate costs: *Van Deposit – £5044.00.

Please note this is the VAT on the van and can be claimed back in month 3. *Van monthly hire £471.86 (60 months). At the end of the term the van belongs to yourself, at any point you can end the franchise agreement and the vehicle hire purchase agreement.

Sign writing & bench fit out – Inclusive if vehicle arranged through the franchisor

Tools & equipment approx. £4,800 (assuming you have no tools)

Franchise management fee – incremental fees as follows:

0-2 years £500 + VAT per month
2-4 years £700 + VAT per month
4-5 years £900 + VAT per month
5+ years set fee at £1,000 + VAT per month

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Contact Details

Address: 1 Vision Park, Edison Way, Burnley, Lancashire, BB12 0DS

Phone: 01282 831238