Resale Opportunity in Leicester

Established Office Cleaning Business For Sale in Leicester

Asking price: £1,000,000

Turnover: £1,800,000

Profit: £363,000

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a budding entrepreneur in the East Midlands.
ServiceMaster Contract Services, covering Northampton, Leicester & Peterborough has been an established business for over 25 years and is now on the market for someone who is ready to build on what is a great existing business opportunity.

For an ambitious owner, the opportunity is there to use the stable customer base that is currently served and implement a marketing programme to increase sales and build a substantial commercial cleaning business.

This opportunity offers a fantastic proposition as the new business owner will have continual support from the existing proprietor, who initially is able to dedicate enough time to the investor ensuring they are comfortable with the business. Investing in this area also means you have the potential to serve businesses and other commercial / non-commercial organisations in the East Midlands. You will also have access to an existing customer & potential customer list, which is included in the price of the sale.

Choosing a resale opportunity can give you the following benefits:

• Established Market Presence
• Existing Customer Base
• Fully Trained & Experienced Employees
• Inventory of Products & Equipment
• Full Training Academy
• Software
• Website

Primary Customers

The customer database currently comprises of around 300 regular customers. The full database is included as part of the sale.

Primary Services

The primary services of a typical Contract Services business include:

• Office and Contract Cleaning
• Washroom Supplies and Cleaning Products
• Window Cleaning

• Regular carpet and upholstery cleaning services
• Waste Management
• Hard Floor Maintenance
• Sanitising


Approximately 300 cleaning staff
1 General Manager, 2 Operations Managers, 11 Supervisors, Administration, Sales, Warehouse and Delivery staff

Facilities, property & location

The business is currently operated from the below locations:

Saddington (Offices): Administration, Finance, Payroll, Sales & Support
Oadby (Warehouses): Base for the Operations teams, Stock & Distribution, Operational Support i.e. Repairs and Laundry
Peterborough (Depot): Local Stock Depot and Meeting Area.


The business covers the following areas:
• Leicester
• Northampton
• Peterborough


Full inventory provided on request which includes:
• Customer list
• Stock and equipment in approx. 300 clients accounts
• Stock and equipment used for carpet cleaning


A comprehensive training academy provided by ServiceMaster UK is included within the franchise fee.


Unlimited support is provided throughout the length of the franchise agreement. Support includes assistance with operational matters, marketing, sales, IT, health & safety and more.

Reason for Sale

The current owner of the business is looking to retire in the near future and would look to see the business sold to a buyer who can realise it’s further potential for growth.


To register your interest on this rare resale opportunity you can contact us in one of the following ways:

P: 0116 275 9005