Pirtek

Pirtek Franchise

  1. Description

Pirtek commenced operation in 1980 with the aim of providing quality products and superior services to customers in the earthmoving, construction, manufacturing and production industries.

Pirtek

Established: 1999
Initial Franchise Fee: R250 000
Set-up Costs: R2,5 million
Management Fees: 2%
Marketing Fees: 2%
FASA Member: Yes
Contact:
Ray Wentzel
+27 (0)11 608 2299
www.pirtek.co.za

About the Franchise

Pirtek commenced operation in 1980 with the aim of providing quality products and superior services to customers in the earthmoving, construction, manufacturing and production industries. Since then, Pirtek has expanded globally to become the market leader in fluid transfer solutions.

Pirtek in Southern Africa commenced business in 1999 and now has 20 local franchises and five franchises based in African countries. There are expansion plans to open further local franchises as well as more in various African countries.

Franchisee selection criteria

The Pirtek network has been built by people who bring a wealth of life experiences to the system, whether it be managerial, administrative, technical or entrepreneurial. Enthusiasm for providing total customer satisfaction, with the ability to lead a team of people, will be the essential ingredient for your success as a franchisee.

Whether you have a technical, managerial, administrative or entrepreneurial background, your commitment to customer service, infectious enthusiasm and ‘lead from the front‘ work ethic will be the critical success factors needed to supplement the core capabilities Pirtek provides each franchisee.

Franchisor support

With the Pirtek system, franchisees benefit from more than 30 years of experience and expertise. Whether it is assisting you in finding a suitable location, conducting employee interviews or attending local trade shows, the Pirtek strategic system is designed to support franchisees every step of the way.

Franchisees also benefit from the Pirtek network’s enviable reputation for providing its customers with high-quality products and superior standards of customer service and support. New franchisees receive assistance with sales, marketing, and operational support, training and technical advice, as well as administration and financial management.

Your investment

Pirtek has developed two franchise options. They have been designed to meet your future goals, while acknowledging your current

financial position, business acumen, sales and management experience, and technical abilities.

1. Pirtek Service and Supply Centre

This features a trade-counter for customer service, a workshop, a warehouse and an office – all branded in Pirtek’s corporate colours. The centre also owns two or more mobile service units, branded in the Pirtek corporate colours, and operated by skilled tradespeople.

2. Pirtek Mobile Only Service Facility

The Pirtek Mobile Only Facility is a fully equipped mobile service vehicle operating from a residential home base.

Application process

  • Visit Pirtek website and download an application form or fill it in online
  • Prospective franchisee is assessed for suitability
  • Meet with key management
  • If successful, applicant is taken through next steps.