Franchise business opportunities

Riverford are enjoying sustained sales growth; this is largely down to the passion and commitment of our franchisees. Through dedicated central and farm support, we work closely with them to proactively grow their customer base, manage customer deliveries and successfully market the Riverford brand.

We are looking for enthusiastic, entrepreneurial people who share our passion for ‘good food, good farming and good business’ to join us and run a local franchised business as listed below.

You can read more about franchising with Riverford on the other pages in this section, or call us on 01803 227380, or email us at  franchise@riverford.co.uk and we’ll answer your questions.

Location Price Turnover Notes Next steps

Bedford

Price: £60,000 Turnover: £552,559

The Riverford Bedford territory has been operating since Riverford started growing at our farm, near Peterborough.  Since then the Bedford franchise has developed into the profitable business it is today, generating growth in turnover and average customer spend across the nine year period.

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01803 227380

Colchester & Chelmsford

Price: £78,000 Turnover: £735,309

Colchester & Chelmsford’s close proximity to London means a high average household income, with an extremely good demographic match to Riverford's main target groups.

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01803 227380

East Kent

Price: £69,000 Turnover: £670,000

The perfect opportunity to own a franchise with an exceptionally loyal customer base and one that has shown consistent growth over its 11 year trading period.

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01803 227380

Ipswich & Great Yarmouth

Price: £29,950 Turnover: £374,700

The Ipswich & Great Yarmouth territory is an established, profitable business currently delivering approximately 275 deliveries per week. Key conurbations include, Great Yarmouth, Lowestoft, Ipswich & Woodbridge. This territory provides the perfect opportunity for a motivated and ambitious individual or couple to develop a proven and successful business.

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01803 227380

Kettering

Price: £40,000 Turnover: £395,293

Benefiting from close proximity to Riverford’s Sacrewell farm and with a good road network and mix of urban and rural conurbations, the established Kettering franchise is a great opportunity to take a solid business to the next level.

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01803 227380

Leicester

Price: £48,000 Turnover: £593509

For many years, this territory has been run by Riverford, but the time is right for a franchisee to take over and make an impact in the region.

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01803 227380

Manchester South

Price: £42,500 Turnover: £421,885

The Manchester South franchise commenced trading in 2008, the current owner was the 100th franchisee to join the Riverford network. There is a high quality, engaged customer base. Over 600 customers have received a delivery within the last 3 months.

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01803 227380

North Gloucestershire

Price: £40,000 Turnover: £487,463

The North Gloucestershire Riverford franchise offers an excellent opportunity to run a well organised, profitable and efficient business within an exceptional part of the country.

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01803 227380

North Oxford

Price: £76,000 Turnover: £738,765

The North Oxford franchise is exciting opportunity to own an established business, with strong yearly growth in delivery numbers and retail spend, and a high average customer spend.

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01803 227380

Nottingham East

Price: £65,000 Turnover: £589,970

The Nottingham franchise commenced trading in 2005 and grew initially with a strong focus on Nottingham and its suburbs. The business has since developed with a belief in excellent customer service.

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01803 227380

Peterborough

Price: £59,000 Turnover: £782,845

For many years, this territory has been run by Riverford, but the time is right for a franchisee to take over. The right person could make a fantastic impact in the region and capitalise on the 5% retail growth over the 2016/17 financial year, with an additional 3% growth during the 2017/18 financial year so far.

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01803 227380

Reigate & Redhill

Price: £48,000 Turnover: £529,973

The Reigate & Redhill franchise is a well-established and well-run business. It has seen consistent retail sales growth over many years, and offers many opportunities for a new owner to develop and grow the business further.

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01803 227380

Somerset

Price: £65,000 Turnover: £726,262

The West Somerset business has a solid foundation with lots of growth potential and an excellent demographic mix of rural and urban households.

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01803 227380

Stafford

Price: £46,000 Turnover: £515,322

The Stafford franchise customer base has been steadily growing over the last few years, and in the current 12-month period is delivering a very healthy customer order growth.

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01803 227380

Worcester & Evesham

Price: £36,000 Turnover: £458,858

The Worcester & Evesham Riverford franchise represents an excellent opportunity to purchase a rapidly growing business within an area that has much untapped potential.

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01803 227380

Worthing

Price: £47,500 Turnover: £477,113

The Worthing Franchise is a fantastic opportunity to invest in a well-established business that’s been operating since 2004 and has a loyal and engaged customer base.

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01803 227380

York

Price: £28,950 Turnover: £307,870

The York Riverford franchise territory is a rare business opportunity – it is a well-established, profitable franchise with the potential to be one of our best performing areas in the North.

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01803 227380

If your preferred area is not listed above and you're interested in franchising with us, please let us know. We will add your details to our database and keep you updated.

call 01803 227380 or email us at franchise@riverford.co.uk.