If you’re looking for a future career running your own professional stocktaking business, then we believe that either Stockcheck, or its sister company Stocktake UK, will be the right choice for your future success.
We operate as the UK’s leading franchise stocktaking companies. With a group total of over 100 offices throughout the country our reputation and 20 years of stocktaking experience makes the difference between your success and possible failure.
This brochure outlines the excellent franchise opportunities we offer. However what we’d really like to do is meet with you, show you what we can offer, and let you take those first steps to becoming part of one of the UK’s leading stocktaking businesses.
Residential training Course
As part of the initial training, you will attend a 1 week residential course held at the company’s head office in Skipton.
Essential in understanding the detail behind the stocktaking process, ensuring you can then impart your knowledge to the client in due course.
Our custom systems, developed in-house after many years of experience, are at the cutting edge of technology providing our franchisees with the tools to cope with today’s demanding business environment. Undergoing continual development, regular software updates are releases to ensure our services remain the best available to our franchisees. Delivered by specialist trainers and existing Stock Auditors the course will incorporate classroom theory and live stocktaking at clients premises.
Your training programme, centres around on-site stocktaking at selected clients during your residential week, providing the opportunity to put your new skills into practice, but with the backup and support of our trainers.
Particularly if you are new to operating your own business, advice and support about how to run your new franchise is an important part of the training you will receive, from VAT returns to writing letters and talking to clients ...
Franchise development and marketing strategy
As part of the franchise package a full marketing action plan forms the basis of our well tried, tested and successful operation.
Throughout the initial stages of your training our marketing team will be working hard to generate new business. Telesales and individual marketing plans provide continuaI support throughout the franchise term.
Client databases and Iead generation using the most up to date data, ensures your customer base builds effectiveIy from day 1 and Iasts for the entire franchise term. teamwork really counts!
Your training is only part of the story.
Stockcheck’s on-going marketing support and technical development within the stocktaking sector, will provide every opportunity to build on the sound foundation you will establish when you join the team.
continual software development
The tools you’ll use every day as part of your stocktaking system undergo continual improvements, with additional features being added that will help sell your services to the customer.
From computer and technical support to specific stocktaking queries, the support team are always on hand.
Our marketing team will conduct telesales calls to potential clients in your franchise area....so you are left to get on with the important task of running your own business.
Time to time franchise meetings Held from time to time, our national meetings with the stocktaking network is a great opportunity to interact with other franchisees and to bounce ideas around from like minded professionals.
“ when I looked into franchising ..... nearly 8 years ago, it was evident right from the start that a franchise with Stockcheck would the best possible way of receiving training and support for a change in my career path. Going self employed is always a daunting prospect, but I need not have worried because with the dedication of the support team, I have never looked back!”
David Cunningham, Stockcheck franchisee-South West
The franchise fees include:
- A 3 week residential training course
- Marketing rights to the franchise area
- Extensive equipment list required to carry out all stocktaking assignments
- Printed business stationery
- Bespoke stocktaking software developed inhouse
- Invoicing software
- Telesales services
- Technical and business support