Snap-on launched in the UK in 1965 and now has over 400 franchisees operating territories in the UK and Ireland. Globally, their franchise network is made up of more than 4,300 franchises.
Snap-on's exciting franchise offers you the opportunity to enjoy all the benefits and freedom of being your own boss whilst safe in the knowledge that you have the back-up and support of their global support network behind you.
Own your own iconic showroom on wheels and sell the most sought-after tools in the industry to professionals who want and need them!
You don’t need to have run a business before. What you do need are great people skills to build relationships with customers and a passion for selling. If you’re willing to put in some serious effort and have a positive attitude, Snap-on can give you the tools you need to build a profitable, rewarding business.
Snap-on have trained over 400 franchisees - people just like you. After ten days of training at the brand’s dedicated UK centre, you’ll collect your own custom-built mobile store and meet the associates who will support you on a daily basis. And it doesn’t stop there:
Plus, a dedicated Rock n’ Roll Tool Storage Programme and Diagnostic Sales Specialists to help support the growth of your business.
Snap-on has a low initial franchisee fee and low ongoing operating costs because thanks to your mobile showroom, there’s no rent and rates to pay! In addition, as an owner-operator you won't have any employee expenses until you choose to hire an assistant to grow your business. There are so many benefits to owning your showroom on wheels!
Snap-on Finance is their in-house bank which offers business loans to fund the purchase of your franchise. To start your very own Snap-on franchise, you need just £15k plus your working capital and then, they will fund the remaining investment on a ten-year interest-bearing loan.*
With Snap-on there are no monthly royalties to pay and no initial training fees like most other franchisors charge.
Here are just a few reasons why, when you choose Snap-on, you choose one of the UK’s number-one franchises:
If you have the drive and determination to succeed, then Snap-on want to hear from you.
The support you get managing your finances is second to none and, as I’d never owned my own business before, that was invaluable. They even help you fund the franchise – what more could you ask for?”Adam Trowler
“I love owning my Snap-on franchise. I’ll never take it for granted that I’ve had the opportunity to join the most well-known tool brand in the world. I’ve built a business that has allowed me and my wife to enjoy our lives.Paul Bevington
I’ve always wanted two things; my own family and my own business. I’m incredibly proud that I’ve achieved both by the age of 32! My business is allowing me to build a future for my family whilst enjoying the sense of freedom and pride that comes with being your own boss. It’s win-win.David Hogg
Average franchisee sales of over £7k per week
New franchisees becoming top-performers in year one!
Never just a ‘man in a van’ – 165 UK support team dedicated to your success