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Age is nothing but a number

According to the last undertaken British Franchise Association survey in 2018, almost 20% of franchise units are owned by individuals under the age of 30. This statistic goes to show that that age doesn’t stop entrepreneurs from achieving their dreams. This can be put down to more individuals looking to business ownership rather than employment […]

Timescales to buy

Buying a franchise isn’t like buying a loaf of bread. It’s not just a decision for there and then, it is one for not only now, but also the future. It will therefore be no surprise to you that we have had business owners join our franchise in a timescale as short as one month […]

2021 – What does it mean for ServiceMaster Clean?

If you are thinking about joining our brand this year, but have concerns over the current situation and the affect that it may have, this blog is for you. In 2020, the ServiceMaster Clean franchise became stronger as it adapted to the ‘new normal’ and as such, pushed the business model to new heights. All businesses […]

ServiceMaster Clean – 2020 in review

Back in 2019 when we were evaluating our brand and making decisions for 2020, we could never have predicted what was in store for our franchise in 2020. That said, our brand has developed, our franchise owners have built resilient businesses that have stood the difficult trading conditions that the pandemic has brought upon the […]

All-year-round opportunity

An all-year-round opportunity There are many great business opportunities out there and it’s important to consider whether you wish to operate to capacity all year round, or in seasons. Seasonal work is great for those who undertake more than one venture or prefer a little time off to regenerate. However, all year round is great […]

The importance of a CRM system

The importance of a Customer Relationship Management System (CRM) Whether you store customer data on a spreadsheet or via business cards, both are disorganised and likely a breach in GDPR. If you are looking to get in to business, it’s a good idea to have thought about how you intend to store customer data to […]

Ranked TOP 25 in Elite Top 100 Franchises

The Elite Franchise Top 100 Franchises is all about celebrating successes in British franchising by ranking applicants from 1 to 100.  Despite the difficult trading conditions in the past year, we are proud to announce that the ServiceMaster Clean brand has ranked within the TOP 25 franchises in a solid position of #22 – three […]

HSBC Franchise Transformational Award won by ServiceMaster Clean Franchisee

Siva Kugathas, franchisee of ServiceMaster Guildford is a veteran in the franchising industry. He took over ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services Guildford in 2017, having already had a career in franchising for over 20 years with both KFC and Pizza Hut previously. Siva now owns 5 licences within our office cleaning network and has plans for […]

Proud business owner scoops THREE network awards

Owner of ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services Durham & Teesside, Chris Blewitt picked up three awards at the annual ServiceMaster Clean Contract Services Award Ceremony this year, ‘Rookie of The Year’, ‘Growth Award for Turnover Greater Than £100,000‘ and ‘Recommending a New Franchisee’. The Rookie of The Year award is given to those who are new […]