Cheekimonkeys is a UK based business and they organise baby and children's markets to sell & buy pre-loved, new and handmade items.
Essentially pop up markets which are very popular at the moment and an upward trend.
They are held indoors, aimed at families and attract lots of people.
People love a market don't they?
Self employed home based workers organise the events and telesales operatives sell advertising space at the events to business. They also work from home.
I thought they would make a useful case study under the heading of Franchise as they offer territories for you to work in for a fee.
They also make a useful case study to show you how you can set up a business organising other businesses.
You could use this model anywhere in the world and for a number of industries.
I think they have a great business model to follow because everybody wins.
Their success comes from their territory holders success. The more they help them, the more percentage they make.
It is genius & ethical
Cheekimonkeys offer the best of all business worlds from what I can see.
You can start a small business inexpensively, even with no experience by paying a territory fee plus get all the necessary marketing help to get your business going.
You also have a fallback Head Office function for advice and guidance should you need it.
They take a percentage of what you make and you keep the rest.
They offer 2 ways to work with them:
As an event organiser for your territory you will:
This telesales role is definitely experienced based but if you love to get on the phone it could one of those great kids business ideas you were looking for.
How it works and I quote directly from their site:
Most of your work is done at home.
If you love Social media marketing its for you. You may as well spend all those hours on Facebook being productive.
Flexible hours but could pull in a full time income depending on how many markets per year your run.
If you are looking for kids business ideas its perfect.
It is a really great community based business, you could be helping others save money.
You will get to meet a lot of people, so a great networking business.
Idea option for telesales executives who want to work from home.
They have a really stunning website, bright and cheery and is branded beautifully.
If you are interested in what they offer you can download their excellent prospectus and read about costs, how they operate and what you need to do next.