Welcome to Coconut Creatives. We are obsessed with helping our franchise clients find their perfect franchisees & we’re pretty damn good at it too! Please look around and don’t be shy about getting in touch. We know that every franchisor wants to recruit more franchisees as well as keeping those franchisees happy and thriving once you’ve found them.

We are BFA-accredited, hold Chartered Marketer status, CIM & CIPR members and our Franchise Recruitment Marketing Workshops (sponsored by RBS) are part of the BFA’s Qualified Franchise Professional (QFP) qualification. We also run the NatWest Franchise Seminar programme, we nationally co-chair EWIF (Encouraging Women into Franchising) and look after UK-wide and global franchise brands.

We’re in the heart of franchising and have been for over a decade.

By working within your goals and budget, we can help you to implement a strategic marketing plan and tools that deliver results to help you find and convert those all-important franchisees!

Founder, Director Coconut Creatives

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Coconut By Numbers

In the last five years, we have generated:

Franchise Fees
Leads Generated
New Franchisees

Which is all well and good, but how do we do it?


Traditional Print &
Media Buying Experts


Web Design, Online Marketing
& Paid Traffic Masters


Social Media & Marketing
Attribution Gurus


World Leader in The
Franchise Purchase Lifecycle

Take your franchise to the next level.

Upcoming Events


10aug9:30 am- 4:30 pmExhibiting Effectively for Franchisee RecruitmentCoconut Franchisor Marketing Workshop


11oct9:30 am- 4:30 pmDay 1 - How to Market your Franchise and Recruit for Network Growth: Setting a SMART Approach to Franchisee Recruitment (250 QFP points)QFP event: Coconut Franchisor Marketing Workshop

12oct9:30 am- 4:30 pmDay 2 - How to Market your Franchise and Recruit for Network Growth: Franchise Marketing New Media (250 QFP points)QFP event: Coconut Franchisor Marketing Workshop


9nov9:30 am- 4:30 pmHow to Motivate Your Franchisees (250 QFP points)QFP Event: Coconut Franchisor Marketing Workshop

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News & Updates

July 14, 2016 in Sarah's Blog

Can you ever enjoy public speaking?

As the Summer kicks off in the franchise recruitment world and with an event taking place nearly every week, I frequently hear from clients, and even Coconuts, about how much they dread and hate public speaking. I have also felt the same in the past and can sympathise with those…

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July 7, 2016 in Blogs, News

Training the Trainers

At Coconut Creatives, we’re always looking to continue developing our services and team so that our clients continue to receive the very best service and to help us stay up-to-date within our industry. This month, our Coconuts will be embarking on a spot of Public Speaking training with Celia Delaney….

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July 5, 2016 in Blogs, News

How to Write Effective E-shots

When used and written correctly, e-shots can be an extremely effective marketing tool for your franchise recruitment. Prospects spend a huge amount of time trying to find the right franchise for them so they may have been to a franchise exhibition, trawled countless franchise listing websites and picked up various…

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June 30, 2016 in Sarah's Blog

Babies, Weddings and Summer: A Busy Time to be a Coconut!

You may have noticed that I’ve been absent from a few public events recently and you might have heard from the Coconut team more than me! My new baby, Thea, arrived on 10th May so I have been taking time out for a bit of rest and relaxation. As I…

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