Poppies Franchise

Poppies was established in 1980 in County Durham by new Mum Sue Rorstad. Looking for a job that gave her a healthy income as well as the work life balance she craved, Sue started to look at what opportunities existed. Knowing the problems friends were having finding reliable cleaners, Sue identified that there was a gap for a company that recruited and trained staff to do domestic cleaning and were responsible for making sure staff were reliable. With this in mind, Sue set up Mopps and Co, who provided her local area with a high-quality cleaning service.

As the business grew, another branch was opened in Newcastle. And after attending a course on franchising, Sue decided this was the route she wished her business to take.

Circumstances led the business to change the name to Poppies. In 1984, Poppies sold their first franchise. And testament to the success of the Poppies franchise system, is the fact that owner is still a franchisee 35 years later. In fact, more franchise owners have renewed their franchise agreement at least once, and some twice.

Poppies franchise opportunity

We are looking for individuals who are ambitious, enthusiastic and positive. We are very much a people business and so you must be sociable and confident when it comes to meeting people.

One essential quality demonstrated by every successful Poppies Franchisee is their personal sense of Responsibility. Each one cares about and takes responsibility for quality of the services they provide and tries to help, look after and nurture their employees.

Poppies franchises generate positive reliable cash flow as they have many regular clients. Our business is growing every year and just one or two new clients a month will see your business grow and your future selling price increase.

If you are looking for a business that can offer a better work life balance and a steady income, Poppies could be the right franchise for you.

Poppies is a FULL member of the British Franchise Association.

Minimum Personal Investment: N/A
Minimum Total Investment: N/A
BFA Relationship: Full Member
Franchise Type: Single Operator Manual
Industry: Cleaning



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