OSCAR is your own local business where you can provide a convenient and free direct-to-the door delivery service with our comprehensive range of quality pet foods and accessories. The opportunity to offer a personal complete pet care service with ongoing advice to pet owners is unique to the OSCAR brand and brings many rewards including repeat business and the greatest opportunity to meet the UK’s 13 million pet owners – who just love their animals.
Today, we are all much more aware of how important a good diet affects our lifestyle and this has brought about a change in attitude towards pet care. By operating a ‘Try Before you Buy’ system, you and your qualification in pet nutrition will determine a suitable food for the age, breed and lifestyle of each pet. The additional support of a personal OSCAR helpline direct to experts in nutrition and behaviour, complete with veterinary advice, ensures customer confidence.
The OSCAR range of specially formulated pet foods meets the requirements of our Honest Label Policy – Made in Britain with no artificial flavours, colourings or preservatives. Pets will love the food because it’s mouth watering and extremely tasty. Quality and nutritional content is our priority and we are confident in offering a 28-day money back guarantee (conditions apply).
A family business, founded in 1990, and now market leaders in pet food home delivery, we have a wealth of experience in franchising and the pet industry. Previous experience is not necessary because our proven system will train and support you throughout your franchise term.
An OSCAR franchise provides the security of a strong brand and protected image that gives you the benefit of running your own business to suit your time and circumstances within your own exclusive territory. With the immediate strength of a large organisation behind you; the OSCAR proven business system continues to bring support to its network of franchisees. With over 85 qualified OSCAR Nutritional Advisors around the UK and market leaders in pet food home delivery we are the largest mobile pet food franchise.
OSCAR has full membership of the British Franchise Association, Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association and is a holder of the Investors in People Award.
MULTI £BILLION INDUSTRY
You don’t have to be a pet owner to consider an OSCAR franchise but when you can rely on statistics provided by the Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association you will see that it clearly offers a very strong business opportunity - 24 million pets in the UK, an industry that is worth £4.3 billion of which over £2 billion is pet food.
With one in two households owning a pet, the industry continues to grow. The PFMA states that there are 8 million dogs, 8 million cats and around 3 million small animals i.e. rabbits, guinea pigs, etc. Research also shows how our nation’s love for pets is stronger than ever due to companionship needs, security or just simply for more family fun, making pets well and truly part of the nation's heritage.
COMPREHENSIVE TRAINING AND SUPPORT
Our expertise in launching and growing successful OSCAR franchises has evolved for almost two decades, perfecting training programmes and product development. In addition to your own qualification in pet nutrition, approved by the Myerscough Animal College, your success will also be reflected in the continued support from our team of experts.
Regular area meetings held in conjunction with your local member of the Franchise Advisory Council help us to build on your personal development plans, where we hold forums to explore ways to maximise your performance and marketing strategies. This is rounded off with our Annual Conference, which brings everyone together and helps to maintain success.
INVESTMENT AND THE FRANCHISE PACKAGE
With an OSCAR Pet Food franchise you will be dealing with approachable people. At OSCAR we remain honest, open and transparent – that is what you need. OSCAR is a straightforward business with a huge demand and is built on a proven system that reduces any concerns you may have in becoming self-employed. It’s an affordable investment with low overheads and a high level of support. There are no ongoing royalty payments just a simple fixed monthly fee to cover general support costs.
The investment required for an Oscar franchise is £14,995 plus VAT this includes everything needed to start your business.
- Proven System
- Comprehensive training
- Ongoing support package
- Exclusive territory and unique brand
- Vehicle package
- Marketing material and equipment
- Micro chipping course
- Nutritional Advisor exam
- PR Package
- Initial starter stock
- Customer management system …and much more.
WHO'S IDEAL FOR US?
OSCAR is not a hard-sell company, although sales experience may help to make that all-important initial contact. OSCAR believes that you need to be motivated and determined to work hard – ambition and communication skills will be the key to your success.
Self-employment puts a different perspective on work – your control and your decisions, together with a better quality of life to give you more time for yourself and your family. Sharing that time with OSCAR will not only help you to remain focused but we can also show you how to reap the rewards while you find pet customers who will just love your products and service.
No matter what your background anyone can apply, from bank managers, accountants, teachers and manual workers to farmers wishing to diversify. Consequently there is no need to look any further than OSCAR Pet Foods because your future is in our hands.