Franchising is a great choice and instantly makes you part of a bigger future. Whether you are a hair professional opening your own salon or a business professional entering our amazing industry, choosing Francesco Group means joining our family of established, successful salons, with quality hairdressing and
training at its heart.
Our Franchisees are expected to uphold the strong values and standards of the Francesco Group brand and provide outstanding levels of hairdressing and customer service. We believe in building on solid organic growth and we hope that our future includes you.
Would you love the opportunity to take your career to the next step and nurture a team to achieving greatness?
If you think we might be the right fit for you, read on and discover what joining the Francesco Group family could mean for your business.
The FG Ethos
Our strong leadership is one of our most unique qualities. We are passionate and we want to be the best in the craft of hairdressing. That passion runs through our family, as does the belief that the customer always comes first. This filters down to every team member as an integral part of being in this unique family. All members of our family are determined that our business must keep evolving to be the best. This is our ethos.
Francesco Group Founder
Choosing Francesco Group
The Francesco Group brand is growing; our teams are amongst some of the most respected hairdressing elite in the industry and we are the leaders in the provision of quality hairdressing training.
We pride ourselves in the exceptional standards of hairdressing and customer service in our salons. We now boast over 40 salons nationwide, plus 3 training Academies and 16 College Partnerships. Our philosophy is personal. Our clients receive a beautifully crafted hair look tailor-made for them and our franchisees receive the same level of individual care from our Management Team. We don't work to a ‘one size fits all’ business model; we create personalised business plans that work towards mutual success.
Here’s what joining the Francesco Group family could mean for your business:
Full Operational Support
Helping you to concentrate on the hairdressing.
Ongoing Financial Support
To give you confidence and security in your business.
Proven Business Model
43 Salons across the UK and on the South coast.
Award Winning Training
With over 100 National & International Awards.
Winners & Finalists
Join our success and be part of a National & International multi Award-Winning brand.
The support we offer our franchisees is second to none. We want our franchisees focussed on the service and the brilliance of their salons and teams. Therefore we have a comprehensive support system from our Head Office, to help you navigate the red tape and ensure that you have everything you need to make your salon a success.
IT & Operations
The Operations Team provide continued support with all your Shortcuts Software handling and ensure your systems are up to date with the latest service costs, discount codes, stock prices etc.
Accounts & Finance
Our Accounts Department provide a first class book keeping service and can provide you with management and forecasting information throughout the year to help you monitor and plan your business.
HR & Wages
The HR and Wages teams attend to all personnel matters, organising contracts, staff absences, wages and commission payments, and ensure Franchisees are up to date with the latest legislative procedures.
The General Office Team will assist you with all correspondence relating to your salon, including letters, staff and client complaints, plus advice on Health & Safety and spot-checking.
Marketing & PR
Our in-house Marketing Team will support you every step of the way to achieve your business goals and provide innovative promotions and campaigns to maximise sales in your salon.
First Class Education
Education is at the heart of our business and we have three dedicated training Academies of Excellence to provide our teams with the skills they need to become outstanding, professional hairdressers.
We believe in continued investment in education. To stay ahead of our competitors we need to be the best. We encourage all our teams to keep learning, to constantly improve and update their skills. That means knowing every new trend, technique and product out there to position us as the experts in our field.
Our award-winning Creative Team work tirelessly to ensure that all of our learners have access to the most up-to-the-minute hairdressing techniques and provide them with a wide range of skills for technical and creative excellence.
Business Model & Finance
Franchising with Francesco Group means that you instantly become part of the bigger picture.
We have a proven business model and a successful and thriving group of salons to prove it. We invest in our people and our business and will provide unparalleled support, training and systems to all Franchisees in our Francesco Group family. We want to talk to you no matter what your financial circumstances. The right partner is essential and we can offer superb financial support to ensure there are no barriers to getting started.
Francesco Group does not charge an upfront fee!
The initial costs involved are what you would associate with opening a salon. Once you are a Franchisee, you pay an annual royalty fee, administration charge and a contribution to the Creative Team and Branding. These are minimal contributions and more details are available upon application.
If you are as serious about the business of hairdressing as we are, then send a short summary statement about you and your goals for the future and I will call you back to chat through everything in more detail.