For the Brett and Angela, most jobs from private customers are cleaning, repairing or recolouring. Warranty work is a mixed bag. But an early challenge for the Archers was recolouring a white lounge which had been stained by blue denim jeans. Fortunately, the Archers had the Leather Doctor trainers on hand to guide them. Better for the experience, Brett and Angela are now flying solo and ready for the “OMG” moments.
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Leather Doctor Franchise Journey - The First Job
The Leather Doctor Road to Success - Intro
The Leather Doctor was first Franchised 1989 in Brisbane. Offering simple services like Cleaning, Repairing and Restoring goods made from leather, vinyl and plastics. Goods like furniture, vehicles, boats and all types of accessories and equipment. We’ve tapped into a growth industry and our Franchisees businesses thrive in an environment where there is lots of demand, solid growth and very little competition.
Leather Doctor Franchise Journey - The Local Response
A common reaction from the Geelong locals was “I didn't know the Leather Doctor existed”! So the basic marketing strategy used by the Archers has become an education for Geelong residents. Obviously it takes hard work to make a small business a success but the Archers have included some other key factors. Confidence in what you're offering, faith in the product and the ability to make it happen. “It can be a daunting task trying to educate people on the advantages of a new product.
Leather Doctor Franchise Journey - Part 9
Leather Doctor Franchise Journey - Part 8
Leather Doctor Franchise Journey - Part 8 Of course it helps if you're promoting a product or service that you have complete confidence in. Through persistence and hard work Brett and Angela are meeting targets to the point where the purchase of another Leather Doctor franchise seems likely. The Archers like the fact that practically anyone with even just basic business skills is capable of making a success of a Leather Doctor franchise.