FASA FRANCHISE MEMBER INFORMATION

Company Name
Lumber City
Category
Building Office and Home Services
Region
Western Cape
Tel
021 551 3433
Fax
021 551 3479
Email
Website
Contact Person
Charles Fleming
Postal Address
P O Box 37066, Chempet, 7441
Opportunities
Throughout Southern Africa and neighbouring countries in particular in KZN and the Northern Provinces.
History
Lumber City started in 1979 in Cape Town. To date there are stores throughout Southern Africa, including Botswana, Namibia, Swaziland and Nigeria.
Activities
Board, Timber and Hardware merchants. Cutting and edging of board and timber products. Supply carpenters, cabinet makers, builders and the DIY trade. Building of kitchen cupboards, wardrobes and office furniture (optional).
Profile
The franchisee should be highly motivated, disciplined and with a pleasant disposition with a passion for our type of industry.
Training
On site training and assistance during set-up. Continual head office support. A comprehensive Operations Manual supplied.
Financial
A minimum of R1 400 000.00 total investment required depending on the location and the size of the store. The upfront fee is R30 000.00 (excl. VAT). The Management fee is 1% of turnover per month. The investment required for existing board stores that wish to convert to a Lumber City will be considerably less, depending on existing infra-structure.
Membership #
3071