Manage Your Own Parcel Delivery Depot Business With - The Leading Express Parcel Delivery Franchise.
This is a DEPOT MANAGEMENT FRANCHISE OPPORTUNITY, not a 'Man-In-A-Van' Franchise
Interlink Express operates a parcel collection and delivery service through over 100 parcel DEPOT franchises located throughout England, Scotland, Wales and the Channel Islands.
Interlink Express, the UK's leading franchised next day UK and International parcel delivery company, was launched in 1979 and is wholly owned by La Poste, the second largest postal group in Europe. With a network of over 100 depots, an industry leading sortation hub based centrally in the Midlands and 30,000 customers, Interlink Express has built an excellent reputation. An innovative approach and continued investment in the business and its technology makes Interlink Express a hugely exciting company to join forces with.
Are you up to the challenge of running a local UK Interlink Express depot?
Managing your team to sort, deliver and collect our customers’ consignments daily is just the starting point. Are you an ambitious individual capable of driving a growing return on your investment by developing new and existing opportunities to deliver your service locally? If so, the rewards can be immense and you’ll be able to take advantage of a proven business format and comprehensive, ongoing support package.
Over 3000 staff work with franchisees to provide a comprehensive range of parcel delivery services from next day to international express delivery. Our parcel franchised depot opportunities are available in selected areas of the UK.
Consider becoming a depot management franchise holder with Interlink Express and discover how our franchise system operates, the level of support you can expect from us, as well as the benefits you can enjoy by running your own business. Our franchised depot opportunities are available in selected key areas of the UK.
Why Interlink Express?
Interlink Express generates a turnover in excess of £180m per year, which is shared with Interlink Express franchisees. As a leader in the franchising and parcel delivery market, Interlink Express provides you with comprehensive support including:
A nationwide network of like-minded local franchises;
Industry leading technology and innovation, Interlink Express is the first parcel delivery service to provide a one hour delivery window to it’s customers called Predict;
Central management of collection of all monies due so that you are not responsible for customer debt and can focus on running your business;
A comprehensive induction and training programme supporting you during your introduction to the business and its services;
Monthly payments for your parcel collections and deliveries so you can plan and control your cash flow;
Full and ongoing assistance via operational support teams, field sales, customer relations teams, telesales and a dedicated franchise department;
Access to preferred suppliers at preferential rates
Regular business update meetings - keeping you in contact with other franchisees in the network;
On-going business development advice
Interlink Express is a full member of the British Franchise Association (bfa), established to monitor franchisors and provide support to members.
Do you have what we are looking for?
Interlink Express has a fully established network of parcel delivery franchises, so to become a franchise holder involves the purchase of an existing operation. We’re looking for people to take over existing businesses who possess and demonstrate the following skills:
High level of integrity
Excellent interpersonal skills
Commitment and hard work
Good understanding of finance
Supportive family background
Strong sales abilities
The initial investment varies from £50,000 to £75,000 covering an initial agreement period of 10 years, which can then be extended in five year multiples. Your profit should allow you to repay this sum within the term - leaving you to build the business and enjoy the rewards – while also providing you with a good income.
Return on investment is dictated by the size of business purchased. Information regarding turnover for the relevant area is provided by the Franchisor. Accounts detailing net pro¬fit will be available through the Vendor
Interlink Express have relationships with the leading high street banks and will facilitate contact if required. They will inspect your business plans and may help you to raise the funds you require.
You will be required to pay a Franchise Fee of £17,500 + VAT. This charge is non-returnable and covers:
Completion and maintenance of the franchise agreement over the initial term.
Induction training, including accommodation and food.
Initial 12 months’ contribution to accountancy fees.
Initial 12 months’ contribution to Human Resource & H&S online resources via a preferred supplier.
Territories / Locations
Please enquire for further details on upcoming available locations
Description: Interlink Express operates a parcel collection and delivery service through over 100 parcel DEPOT franchises located throughout England, Scotland, Wales and the Channel Islands.
Business Type: Franchise Minimum Investment: £17,500