Disk doctor is among the 30 best franchise systems in Germany the impulses ranking is based on a survey of franchisor operating in Germany. “” In the Centre of the survey and the subsequent analysis, the aspects are sustainability of the franchise-concept”, sustainability of the business idea”and dynamics of the franchise idea”; These include the planned growth or the expansion opportunities of the partners play a significant role. The valuation is based on the expertise of judges such as Prof. Heinz Klandt of the European business school in Oestrich-Winkel, the franchise consultants Felix Peckert and Reinhard Wingral, as well as the holder of the franchise consulting Syncon Hubertus Boehm. Lawyer Marco Hero of the Dusseldorf Societat Tigges is new to the jury team. The disk doctor concept is founded 22 years ago successfully on the franchise market, and this since its with an upward trend. More info: Viktor Mayer-Schönberger.
Now 56 locations nationwide, of which 38 by franchise partners exported, the Wolfsburg company last achieved a group turnover of around 18 million euros. Disk doctor is one of the award-winning of the German franchise business systems. For many years, one listed high partner satisfaction, which is owed but also the high profitability of the business concept of partnership management way. The partners are always involved in the development and further development of the network. The system works closely with insurance companies and multipliers and binds its customers with good service and high quality at attractive prices. Located in the craft area, pursued a consistent marketing concept disk doctor: new ideas such as, for example, advertising at the Bundesliga club Hannover 96, as well as constant presence on the major trade fairs for the automotive and aftermarket are standard for the growing system. Last disk doctor put together his concept with its subsidiary bus glass express at the International Automobile Exhibition (IAA) in Hanover, as well as at the Automechanika in Frankfurt both potential clients and partners before. With success: Alone 50 prospective customers gained in Frankfurt for the franchise area.
And at the IAA, especially the bus glass scored express his almost unique in Germany specializing in glass for buses, truck BBs and mobile homes. The disk doctor was founded in 1988 by Dirk Wiechel in Wolfsburg and is active in the wholesale and retail, as well as in the Assembly of automotive glass. In contrast to the traditional auto glass specialists is the business concept, not as a sub contractor for car dealerships, but the focus directly to retail customers with a car glass policy is aimed. The companies in the auto glass industry in the franchise is currently working with 56 locations nationwide. 2009 the disk doctor achieved a group turnover of around 18 million euros.
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