Dairy Crest Limited

Company Overview

Dairy Crest is an integrated dairy business which is driven by a strong portfolio of everyday staple food brands including Cathedral City, Country Life, Clover and FRijj. Our fresh milk is processed from one of our four factories, strategically located to distribute to our own locations as well as to those of our customers. Our doorstep delivery service is branded milk&more and through our network of franchisees, around 1m customers are regularly served with everyday essentials from our 90 locations.

Franchise Overview

Operating in much of England and Wales, our franchisees have been providing a delivery service since 1983. All franchise territories are established milk rounds and provide income from day one. Operating from 90 locations throughout the country we have c.450 of our own milk rounds and c.1,400 franchise milk rounds. As part of our franchise package, franchisees are provided with a liveried vehicle and electronic rounds book, together with ongoing marketing materials to support their business.

Training

All applicants are appointed as franchise designates (employee) for the duration of the training period, which is typically 17 weeks. All applicants will be assigned an on-job trainer who will provide guidance and support in making doorstep deliveries. A franchise business manager is assigned to each applicant to ensure the individual is receiving the correct level of training and has the necessary information to commence their franchise business.

Daily Life of a Franchisee

Starting in the early hours of the morning from one of our 90 locations, the franchisees main role is to deliver milk and other products to established customers, on time and in full. Regular collection of customer accounts is paramount and, where made in person, this provides the franchisee opportunity to increase sales to existing customers and to canvass neighbouring households for new customers.

Full Description

In Summary:

Description:
Van based franchise distributing milk & dairy products to doorstep customers in a geographical area. We have over 1,000 franchise milkrounds across the UK.
Opportunities:
In the UK.
Business Type:
Minimum Investment:
Training Provided:
Home-based:
Part-time:
BFA Membership:
Member - Full
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In Summary:

Description:
Van based franchise distributing milk & dairy products to doorstep customers in a geographical area. We have over 1,000 franchise milkrounds across the UK.
Opportunities:
In the UK.
Business Type:
Minimum Investment:
Training Provided:
Home-based:
Part-time:
BFA Membership:
Member - Full