About the Franchise

  • Est. 1987
  • £20,000
  • Est. time to break even: 6 months
  • No. of Franchises: 57

Key details

Franchise: DOR-2-DOR
Established: 1987
No. of franchises: 57

About Dor-2-Dor

Do you want to Start a Lucrative Leaflet Distribution Management Franchise?

Modern developments, such as websites and other forms of internet marketing, offer little challenge to the benefits of being able to reach a targeted market exclusively.

According to research by the Direct Marketing Association, Letterbox Marketing has grown rapidly since 1994 and is a very important and effective method of local communications and promotion.

The market in the UK is now worth nearly £1billion with 80% of the UK’s top advertisers, using Letterbox Marketing.

DOR-2-DOR franchise opportunity

What makes this franchise opportunity so outstanding?

  • DOR-2-DOR has perfected a business model as a result of 25 years of successful trading. Operating a proven and successful business model is what franchising should be all about.
  • You will be joining an existing team of franchisees who can all be spoken to and who will confirm their own individual successes.  Some franchisees have been in place for many years and now generate very substantial incomes.
  • Advertising and promoting your business locally is the key to the success of most franchises. The DOR-2-DOR business model offers you continuous and ongoing free advertising and this benefit alone creates a continually growing client base.

Why develop a local distribution business?

Distributing advertising material on behalf of local organisations offers a recession proof business.

With the extensive support of DOR-2-DOR the business is simple to operate and offers remarkable income potential for a comparatively low initial outlay. One of the original franchisees now has a turnover in excess of £500,000.

DOR-2-DOR are full members of the Direct Marketing Association, the Approved Franchise Association, and have been granted a Postcomm licence by Ofcom, the Government’s communication watchdog.

The Franchise includes the following:

  • Dor-2-Dor round maps, Full set of delivery round maps for approximately 100,000 households. Includes household counts for each Distribution Zone which are subdivisions of Royal Mail Post Code Districts ie AL1 or CW10.
  • Franchise Operations Manual.
  • Full instructions of how to operate your DOR-2-DOR business together with every document and form used in our business.
    2 Days initial DOR-2-DOR training. A full introduction on how to operate your DOR-2-DOR business.
  • 1,000 – Introductory (Only One Letterbox) cards, These are distributed by the franchisee to shops and businesses in the franchise territory.
  • 250 – Testimonial/Ten Reasons to choose DOR-2-DOR cards, Including statements from a selection of clients explaining why they find the DOR-2-DOR solution so effective.
  • 250 – Information Pack Booklets, Introducing DOR-2-DOR and explaining the benefits etc.
    1,000 – Your Local leaflet distribution Co Leaflets. These are full colour leaflets gate folded to DL. The leaflets describe the service and explain the benefits of using DOR-2-DOR.
  • 10,000 – Full Colour Leaflet Distribution ‘Post People’ Wanted recruitment leaflets, These are the leaflets we use to recruit our delivery force – they are extremely effective.
  • 10,000 – Full Colour Leaflet Distribution ‘Are We Delivering’ – Backchecking leaflets, These are the leaflets we use to backcheck our deliverers and are also used to develop our ‘Leaflet Lookout’ – backchecking network.
  • 250 – 300 Suspect/Prospect leads from Thompson local database.
  • 500 – Business Cards, Personalised DOR-2-DOR business cards.
  • 500 – Letterheads, Standard Non personalised DOR-2-DOR Letterheads.
  • 100 – 2 part NCR Enquiry/Order Forms, Used to manage each job from enquiry stage to fulfilment.
  • 1 x Digital Plus 15 – 3 part NCR customer invoice sets, Non Personalised DOR-2-DOR customer invoice sets.
  • 500 – Deliverer Report Forms, Forms that the deliverer fills in during his/her daily deliveries.
  • 250 – Round Completion Checklist Forms, These forms ensure that the round has been completed in accordance with Instructions To Post People, before payment to the Post Person is made.
  • 100 – Deliverer Instructions, Deliverer Instruction forms giving the deliverer detailed instructions of how DOR-2-DOR require the distribution carried out.
  • 100 – Post People Bank Payment Forms, We pay most delivery people directly to their bank. These are the forms to give them which they fill out with their bank account details.
  • 10 – Dayglo Delivery bags, Especially designed by DOR-2-DOR Leaflet delivery bags.
  • 10 – Dayglo Deliverers waistcoats, Especially designed by DOR-2-DOR Dayglo waistcoats.
  • 2 x DOR-2-DOR Teashirts, Plus 1 x Fleece DOR-2-DOR Logo
  • 4 – Posters, To decorate your office or use at a trade show.
  • Unique DOR-2-DOR email address, Each person in your organisation can have their own personalised DOR-2-DOR email address.
  • DOR-2-DOR Presentation folder and sample leaflets, Your own DOR-2-DOR Presentation folder, which will contain sample leaflets Rate Card, Package Deal Prices and maps of distribution areas.
  • 1 set of unique leaflet counting scales, These electronic scales are used for the counting of leaflets.
  • Local Dor-2-Dor website eg – Fully Search Engine Optimised (SEO)
  • Full access to the Dor-2-Dor franchise resources section of the DOR-2-DOR website.
  • Full ongoing support and training to help you build your business – Full back up support from Head Office including D2D Newsletters, Franchise meetings.
  • Plus members log in to D2D franchise resources website.
  • Deliver-it, Dor-2-Dor’s Round Management Software Package. This is our bespoke software solution which builds your distribution rounds and manages your day to day operations. Use on any Windows 7 or 10 desktop or laptop computer.
  • Plus Full Back Up and Ongoing Support.

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