Granolithic tombstones originate in the USA and have become very popular. This Business has been manufacturing them locally for the last 10 years, and supplying it to clients via its own shops. Its growth has accelerated to the point where there is a national demand, and the company has elected to service this demand via franchised outlets. Being a franchisee means you will open a shop and be supplied with everything necessary to trade, including amongst other things, furniture, computers, business cards and pamphlets, signage, branded uniforms and even free stock - the first 10 tombstones are free!
Our tombstones are three times thicker than granite giving it a much bigger impressive look at a fraction of the price of granite hence giving the company the competitive edge. We are able to offer the Tombstones in various different colours as per clients request which the granite market cannot. So overall the business has bigger, brighter tombstone at a cheaper cost. Due to the market is South Africa and Africa where our cultures still place a high importance of Tombstones, we have a definite market which is not affect by the economic environment as this is something most people will not do without due to the its significant importance.
With three factories around SA to service our retail franchises. The retail franchise owners’ operations will basically entail the running of the retail shop in their specific area selling tombstones.