Digital + Newsletter

Subscribe for FREE!

Newsletter

Subscribe for FREE!

Keep up to date with the franchise industry and news.

Business Franchise is the essential magazine for people looking to buy a franchise and is the only magazine officially endorsed by the British Franchise Association (bfa) - the industry's self-regulatory body. So you can be sure you'll be reading vital information and expert opinion in every issue.

Explore over 150 franchises across every field, find out how to choose your perfect business, how to make it a success and receive FREE Franchise Exhibition tickets for all major Franchise Exhibitions across the country (Manchester, London and Birmingham).

The official magazine of the British Franchise Association

Menu    

There are a huge variety of franchise opportunities listed in our franchise directory.

To help you in your search for the right franchise, use the franchise search on the left to filter by either industry sector, investment level or by exhibition.

Fantastic Services moves into a new market with the acquisition of My Plumber

Published: 05 April 2019

Cleaning and maintenance franchise Fantastic Services has acquired the London-based company My Plumber.

The purchase of My Plumber marks another period of expansion for Fantastic Services, as it expects to process customer orders worth £40million in 2019, an increase of £7.5million on the previous year.

Formed in 2009, Fantastic Services already has more than 300 franchising partners, providing more than 25 professional services throughout the UK, including gardening, waste removal and pest control services. This latest deal will see Fantastic Services move into the plumbing and heating market for the first time. 

Fantastic Services co-founder Rune Sovndahl says: “Demand for reliable plumbers has never been higher. We’re delighted to add My Plumber to our growing portfolio and be able to offer our customers plumbing services.

“We are intent on building a customer-focused position in the plumbing and heating services market that will seriously challenge the established players.

“We’re delighted to add My Plumber to our growing portfolio – and to be able to offer our customers plumbing services for the very first time.”

All existing My Plumber staff will be retained as part of the deal.

Angie Lyons-Redman, owner of My Plumber, adds: “I am delighted to be in a position to sell My Plumber to Fantastic Services, a company that shares my passion for customer services.

“I believe that the staff and customers will benefit massively from the investment that Fantastic Services can provide and I look forward to seeing the next chapter for the business.”

More Latest News

{{article.Heading}}

{{article.Body | htmlToPlaintext}}

{{article.PublishedDate | dateFilter | date:"dd-MM-yyyy"}} Read more