Whether you are a hair stylist opening a hair salon or a business professional entering our amazing industry, there are fantastic franchising opportunities available with Francesco Group.
Choosing a Francesco Group franchise is choosing over 50 years of industry knowledge and expertise; joining our family of established, successful hair salons, with quality hairdressing and training at its heart.
Family values run through the core of our business; founded in 1968 by Francesco Dellicompagni, Francesco Group is still owned and run by the Dellicompagni family today, with Frank’s niece and children, Anya, Mia and Ben, working together as Co-Managing Directors for the Company; each bringing their unique talent, expertise and skill set to lead the business forward. The Francesco Group brand is growing and we pride ourselves in the exceptional standards of hairdressing and customer service in our salons. There are now 37 salons spread across the Heart of England and along the South Coast and three Training Academies of Excellence. So now is the perfect time to open a hair salon, own your own business and join a successful hair salon franchise. The ongoing support we offer our Franchisees is second to none; we take away many of the administrative headaches of running your own business so that our Franchisees are focussed on the service and brilliance of their salon and team. Our Head Office gives you direct access to a skilled Senior Management Team and a comprehensive support system every step of the way and all in place to help you make your franchise business a success.
If you think we might be the right fit for you, read on and discover what owning a Francesco Group franchised salon could mean for your business.
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Francesco Group is a brand with a rich heritage and - we believe - a bright and exciting future!With over 50 years of experience under our belt we’ve learnt a thing or two about running salons and in the process we’ve built a trusted brand.
We’re invested in growing and developing our brand so that we’re recognised universally and consistently as delivering outstanding levels of hairdressing and customer service.
Integral support for every element of your business, drawing on Francesco Group’s 50 year heritage and proven business model success. Our proven business model provides a comprehensive blueprint for your franchised salon business, guiding you on everything from location finding, salon design and shop fit to defining your KPIs, wage and stock percentages, helping you to monitor and manage your business effectively.
First class education and training for the entire Francesco Group team. Education is - and always has been - at the very heart of our salon business. We provide our teams with first class education and training to enable them to develop the skills they need to become outstanding, professional, commercial hairdressers.
ADVANCED HAIRDRESSING COURSES
Helping to keep your business in excellent financial health with dedicated reporting and ongoing support. For every salon we provide: Bookkeeping - Recording, classifying and organising every financial transaction that is made through the course of business operations. VAT Returns - Prepare and submit your VAT returns within the statutory deadline to keep you on top of your VAT responsibilities. Regulatory Advice - Helping to keep your business compliant in an ever changing regulatory and legal environment. Management of Accounts - Monthly profit/loss reports to monitor the financial performance of your business. Cash Flow Reporting - Break-even and cash flow analysis to help you make informed financial decisions. Supplier Payment - Monthly supplier payment list so you make your payments on time.
Getting your team paid, on time and accurately, month after month. For every salon we provide: Payroll Processing - Paying your team every month. Calculating and recording holiday pay, statutory sick pay, statutory maternity pay, student loan deductions and workplace pensions. Starters and Leavers - Processing new and outgoing employees. WorkPlace Pensions - Knowledgeable guidance and support to ensure compliance with enrolment for your employees. P60s - Generate end of year P60s for your entire team. Support - We provide end to end payroll service from a team that is as passionate about getting things right as you are.
Sharing our values to attract and engage the right customers for your business. For every salon we provide: Customer Communications - Meaningful branded campaigns and communications to promote your services and retain customer loyalty. Branded Resources - An extensive library of marketing materials and resources to help you promote your salon, products and services. Social Media - Maintaining a strong brand presence and providing expert guidance and personalised training. Support, Planning and Analysis - Personalised advice and recommendations to help you form the best marketing strategy for your business.
Getting your salon seen online and extending your reach beyond the high street. For every salon we provide: Individual Webpage - Your online shop window to display the core details of your business on the Francesco Group website. Development and Maintenance - Continual development to ensure best digital practice and performance. Searchability - Using the best SEO and keyword practice to ensure premium search results. Google Business Listing Support - Monitoring, maintenance and support. Google Ads Support - Coordination and implementation of ad campaigns on request.
Looking after you and your people. For every salon we provide: Comprehensive HR Guidance - All the support you need to attract, develop, motivate and retain your employees. Recruitment Support - Working with you and our Head Office team to make Francesco Group the first choice employer for our industry. Comprehensive Admin Service - Ensuring everything is in place for the Employee Service, from contracts and inductions to performance and absence management. People Management - Guiding you through the rough and smooth of employment; from disciplinaries and grievances to employee engagement, appraisals, reward and recognition. Leadership Coaching - Coaching to develop your leadership style, plus support and guidance on getting the best from your people.
Here to help you grow and support your business. For every salon we provide: Franchisee Development - Providing guidance and support to succeed in your business. Including business planning, business and personal goals, self development, inspiration and motivation. Team Development - Support with team appraisals and progression and how to lead and communicate with your team successfully.
Our ‘Online Bible’ for every Franchisee. For every salon we provide: Resources, Tools and Support - A centralised platform giving you access to everything you need to run a successful salon business.
Guidance and support every step of the way; you’re not alone! Joining Francesco Group means joining a family of like-minded, dedicated salon business owners, with the same advantages and challenges as you, who are passionate about working together, sharing best practice and supporting each other through the journey of salon ownership. Together, our enthusiasm and passion will lead to success. Don’t just take our word for it, take a look at some of our Franchisee Testimonials here...
Ensuring every client is delighted with their Francesco Group experience. We understand that sometimes a client won’t be 100% happy with their salon visit, which is why we’re here to support and guide you with your customer relations to ensure constructive conflict management and maximum client satisfaction.
The L’Oréal / Francesco Group partnership offers unrivalled benefits to you, our Franchisees. Other exclusive brand partnerships that our Franchisees benefit from:
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