Franchise Resales are pleased to be able to offer for sale this profitable and highly successful GreenThumb franchise.

GreenThumb South Lincolnshire was first established in 2008 and subsequently purchased in 2013 as a resale by the current owners. Since then, the customer base has grown by 120% to 1200+ satisfied customers and turnover has increased to over £145,000, with profitability growing year on year. This business consistently achieves above average performance against the GreenThumb measures and is in the top 10 of their independently run countrywide Customer Satisfaction monitor. a GreenThumb franchise offers a year-round income and work programme with no drop off over winter.

The franchise benefits from a healthy mix of both rural and urban customers centred around four market towns in South Lincolnshire and South East Nottinghamshire. There is a huge opportunity for growth, and a fantastic pool of potential new customers within the new housing developments being constructed in these towns. This makes today’s density of households much larger than the original base of 45,000.

This super-efficient business is currently run from a home office with an additional satellite home office and lockup for storage.

GreenThumb is a management franchise and as such, you as the new franchisee acquiring this already successful business will be able to concentrate on increasing the market share, developing the team and increasing profitability to deliver strong and continued growth.

So, if managing a team and developing an already successful business is of interest to you, this could be the one for you!

GreenThumb Middlesex was acquired by the current franchisee in 2007 and is now a profitable and well-established lawn care business, with a turnover in excess of £345,000. Boasting year on year growth. As well as a solid existing customer base, this business also shows potential for growth with over 227,000 households in the territory. This excellent business is in the top quartile of the GreenThumb league tables for performance.

There are over 20 million gardens in the UK. GreenThumb is the first choice for over 1 million customers, performing millions of treatments every year nationwide. This year-round business provides an excellent opportunity to become a part of the largest lawn care franchise in the UK. Lawn care experience is not necessary for new franchisees, however, sales and marketing experience is vital as well as the ability to manage a team.

This management business is run by the franchisee from a home office. With a yard located in the territory, used by operatives and for storage. The current franchisee works full time on the business, ensuring regular customers are satisfied with the level of service as well as working to grow their customer base and managing a team of operatives.

There is excellent potential for future growth from both existing and new customers. By utilising the marketing strategies from GreenThumb and taking advantage of their Refer A Friend campaign there is potential to expand the customer base. This established and successful GreenThumb is on sale as the current owners are looking to take early retirement and move overseas. Providing an excellent opportunity for a new and enthusiastic franchisee to take over an continue to build the customer base and profitability.

This information is taken from a prospectus of sale. Further information can be provided upon the signing of a Non-Disclosure Agreement.

This established business was acquired by the current franchisee in 2003. With a turnover in excess of £190,000, this successful business shows potential. The excellent territory is still maturing and includes two prospering towns. With over 15,000 detached and  43,000 semi-detached homes in the territory. The business is run from a small office and purpose-built storage facility in the heart of the territory, meaning easy access to the surrounding territory.

There are over 20 million gardens in the UK. GreenThumb is the first choice for over 1 million customers, performing millions of treatments every year nationwide. This year-round business provides an excellent opportunity to become a part of the largest lawn care franchise in the UK. GreenThumb has an established presence in the area and this business boasts exceptionally loyal customers. Many of whom have been customers for over 10 years.

This management business currently employs a team of staff.  The franchisee is expected to manage a team and drive the business forward. Experience in the Garden sector is relatively unimportant, however, sales and marketing experience is vital as well as a strong business acumen.

Originally purchased as a resale with approximately 1000 customers, the current owner built up the customer base to circa. 3000 and then sold a section of the territory along with approximately 1000 customers. There is excellent potential for future growth from both existing and new customers. The success of the Refer a Friend campaign show that growth can be achieved without the need for significant marketing investment.

This successful business is on the market as the current owners are planning their retirement. Providing the opportunity for a new owner to take over, build on the solid foundations and continue to grow the business.

This information is taken from a prospectus of sale. Further information can be provided upon the signing of a Non-Disclosure Agreement.

GreenThumb East Lothian is a well-established and successful business, with a current turnover in excess of £125,000. Originally part of a larger territory this area was purchased by the current franchisee in February 2013. Boasting a loyal customer base, despite two substantial customer price increases over the last 3 years, the number of customers has remained consistent.

There are over 20 million gardens in the UK. GreenThumb is the first choice for over 1 million customers, performing millions of treatments every year nationwide. This year-round business provides an excellent opportunity to become a part of the largest lawn care franchise in the UK.

Operating from a unit in the centre of the territory employing a small team of staff, the franchisee is office based whilst the operatives carry out the treatments. The franchisee is expected to manage a team and drive the business forward. Experience in the Garden sector is relatively unimportant, however, sales and marketing experience is vital as well as a strong business acumen.

This business shows excellent potential for growth. There are an estimated 40,000 homes within the territory and a further 6,500 homes planned or under construction. As a result, there is a pool of potential new customers. With the focus from a new franchisee as well as exploring new marketing avenues, customer numbers will increase.

The current franchisee is selling in order to concentrate on a new business opportunity. Providing the opportunity for a new owner to acquire this business and continue to build the customers base.

This information is taken from a prospectus of sale. Further information can be provided upon the signing of a Non-Disclosure Agreement.

GreenThumb Kent was established in 2005 by the current owners and now boasts a turnover in excess of £220,000. The business has sustained solid growth since inception. The franchisee has built an excellent network of loyal clientele and the business now has over 2000 clients. Boasting a much larger territory than is normal for GreenThumb and limited competition in the area, this is a fantastic opportunity for an incoming franchisee.

There are over 20 million gardens in the UK. GreenThumb is the first choice for over 1 million customers, performing millions of treatments every year nationwide. This year-round business provides an excellent opportunity to become a part of the largest lawn care franchise in the UK.

There is excellent potential to grow this business. With over 47,000 homes in the territory, and new homes being built within the town. There is an excellent pool of potential new customers. Referral rate for GreenThumb Kent is very high as a result of the outstanding customer service from the current franchisee.

Operating from an office in the territory with adequate storage facilities and a team of experienced staff in place. This business is an excellent management opportunity. As a GreenThumb Franchisee, you are expected to manage a team, with a focus on sales and marketing. Many franchisees do not treat lawns but are expected to drive the business forward.

The owner has built a solid business and now wishes to sell due to relocation.  This business is in stable and profitable position.  Providing a new owner with the opportunity to acquire this excellent business that shows potential for growth. An incoming franchisee will be in a position to direct their energies into growing the business in order to generate an excellent return on their investment.

This information is taken from a prospectus of sale. Further information can be provided upon the signing of a Non-Disclosure Agreement.

Established in 1999, GreenThumb West Lancashire is now a well-established business. With a fantastic customers base of over 5000 customers and a turnover in excess of £400,000. Customer care is paramount to this business, as such the customer base has grown through referrals as well as marketing initiatives. This territory is unusually large with a fantastic 90,000 households and is one of the longest established franchise areas.

There are over 20 million gardens in the UK. GreenThumb is the first choice for over 1 million customers, performing millions of treatments every year nationwide. This year-round business provides an excellent opportunity to become a part of the largest lawn care franchise in the UK.

Operating from spacious offices with ample storage space this management business employs a team of experienced staff.  As a GreenThumb Franchisee, you are expected to manage a team, with a focus on sales and marketing. Many franchisees do not treat lawns but are expected to drive the business forward.

There is growth potential for this already established and profitable business. There are currently 30,000 new homes being built in the area providing possible new customers. The incoming franchisee can also explore new marketing avenues as well as utilise the GreenThumb Refer a Friend campaign to increase customer numbers.

This information is taken from a prospectus of sale. Further information can be provided upon the signing of a Non-Disclosure Agreement.

GreenThumb South Yorkshire was established in 2004 and is now a profitable and well-established lawn care business, with a turnover in excess of £245,000. Set up as a cold start this business is now treating over 3000 lawns in the territory.

There are over 20 million gardens in the UK. GreenThumb is the first choice for over 1 million customers, performing millions of treatments every year nationwide. This year-round business provides an excellent opportunity to become a part of the largest lawn care franchise in the UK.

This management business is located in an affluent area in South Yorkshire. Operated from a home office and rented storage unit. The current franchisees work full time in the business, working to constantly grow their customer base, whilst managing a team of operatives.

The territory has between 40,000 to 50,000 households, with new homes being developed in the area. There is excellent potential for future growth from both existing and new customers. By utilising the marketing strategies from GreenThumb and taking advantage of their Refer A Friend campaign there is potential to expand the customer base.

This established and successful GreenThumb is on sale as the current owners wish to realise a return on their investment and move on to new business ventures. Providing an excellent opportunity for a new enthusiastic franchisee to take over and continue to build on the customers base and profitability.

This information is taken from a prospectus of sale. Further information can be provided upon the signing of a Non-Disclosure Agreement.

GreenThumb North East Cheshire was purchased as a resale in 2006 and is now a profitable and well-established business with a turnover in excess of £490,000. Boasting a fantastic 5000 customers this business has experienced substantial growth under the current franchisee. Situated in an affluent area this territory includes 85,000 semi and detached properties. The current franchisee would consider offers for half of the business this gives the business territory 40,000 semi and detached properties and 2500 customers.

There are over 20 million gardens in the UK. GreenThumb is the first choice for over 1 million customers, performing millions of treatments every year nationwide. This year-round business provides an excellent opportunity to become a part of the largest lawn care franchise in the UK.

The current owners work part-time in the business and employ a team of staff.  The main role of the franchisee is to manage a team and drive the business forward. Experience in the Garden sector is relatively unimportant, however, sales and marketing experience is vital as well as a strong business acumen. Run from premises which are situated on a main road next to a supermarket. The high levels of passing traffic and the prominent location has played a major role in the growth of this GreenThumb business.

This franchise is now available as the current owners are looking to retire. Providing a new owner with the opportunity to acquire this successful and profitable business.

This information is taken from a prospectus of sale. Further information can be provided upon the signing of a Non-Disclosure Agreement.