Metro Rod is an established franchise opportunity in the rapidly growing drainage industry, offering a range of services to the industrial, commercial and domestic markets.
Single-unit opportunities available throughout the UK, including Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Yes, through a third party.
BFA Full Member: Yes.
Metro Rod Franchise Resale Video
Established businesses for sale: £100K - £1M+
supported within the Metro Services Group
Investing in a Metro Rod resale means you can build from an established customer base, with ongoing revenue, a fleet of vehicles, associated equipment and trained staff.
Metro Rod local businesses operate across the domestic, commercial, industrial and utility markets. Drainage in the UK is a multi-billion pound, highly profitable sector with demand 365 days of the year, 24 hours a day.
The power of a national brand (est. 1983) giving your business a competitive advantage:
- Field and Office based key accounts team winning business
- Call centre operated at head office 24/7
- Staff training and technical support team
- Finance team managing your debtors
- Invoice financing
- Business coaching to achieve your goals
"You know you have guaranteed work as well as the support from Head Office. I started with the Brighton territory in 2013 but is it going so well I have also invested in two other territories along the South Coast. We are now building our own new offices to support the larger business, with 14 engineers and related support staff!"
- Tony Jeeves: Brighton Territory
Successful Metro Rod business owners work on growing their local business, managing staff to meet SLAs and delivering first-class service. Typically, 60% of income is generated through key accounts and 40% locally by the business owner and their team. You will benefit from being a part of a national network of like-minded business owners, keen to share ideas and experiences.
Investment and returns
As an established network of businesses there are always investment opportunities arising for across the country. Depending on the territories available at any one time, prices range from £100K to £1m+.
"Business has progressed far faster than we expected. We are ahead of our targets and looking forward to future growth. We are looking forward to growing the business from the base we started with."
-Narthan & Moliena Moodley, Guildford Franchisees
Franchisees are taking six figure sums out of their businesses, and still investing in the business's growth.
As you will be joining an established franchise network and investing in a fully-operating business with on-going revenue, we have excellent relationships with the major banks who generally offer 70% of the investment.
Areas of the country that currently have resales available include:
- Areas in and around London
- Highlands & Islands
- Northern Ireland