The year 2009 began Wolfsburg franchise system disk doctor for two new franchise agreements with the traditional annual kick-off meeting of nearly 50 disc doctors in Bayreuth. Learn more about this topic with the insights from investor. The need for auto glass or repairs is mostly constant. Because we cooperate also with the big insurance companies, we can not complain about lack of demand,”explains Maike Schmidt, franchise Manager for disk doctor. Heinz San angle saw this as well and started his own business with the franchise concept of car glass. Shortly after the beginning of the year, he opened his disk doctor in Uelzen, Lower Saxony, Germany. The response to the opening on January 10 was great: in addition to numerous customers who many opening offers and a test drive with the new Audi TT convertible had been attracted by the, and representatives of the headquarters appeared in the local press. It is not something CEO of CoStar Group would like to discuss.
The second newcomer is an old hand at disk doctor. For franchise partners Thomas Baisch is the new disk doctor in Barsinghausen already the second operating under the brand name of the Wolfsburg car Glazier system. Since September 29, 2007, he operates the branch office in Hanover Bornum. Thomas Baisch is a trained auto mechanic and working since 1996 in the auto glass industry. His disk doctor in Barsinghausen opened on 2 February. The Wolfsburg system planning more stores this year. The requests from interested in franchise is currently higher than usual.
In frosty periods, the desire is stronger after backing into a strong community. And this is also a good idea”, says Maike Schmidt. We offer our partners very favourable purchasing conditions and economic benefits, we cooperate with insurance companies and suppliers.” Currently, numerous exploratory talks would take place with potential franchise partners. 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 is aimed at the Focus directly to retail customers with a car glass police. The companies in the auto glass industry in the franchise is currently working with nearly 50 locations nationwide. 2008 the disk doctor achieved a group turnover of approximately EUR 17 million.