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


27sep9:30 am- 4:30 pmSetting a SMART Approach to Franchise Recruitment Workshop

28sep9:30 am- 4:30 pmPay Per Click Marketing for Franchise Recruitment Workshop


2nov9:30 am- 4:30 pmUsing Video for Franchise Recruitment Workshop

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Forged over a decade there is nothing Sarah Carlile doesn't know about franchise recruitment. Everything you need to know and a whole lot more!

News & Updates

July 26, 2017 in Blogs, Coconut in the Media

Demolishing your barriers to business growth: An in-depth look by Proactive Marketing

The franchising industry has grown by 10% in the last four years and with over 900 franchise brands now operating in the UK, it is proving remarkably resistant to the recession as it currently stands at record growth. Gaining the label of ‘recession proof’, it is clear why many people…

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July 26, 2017 in Blogs, Uncategorized

How you can build a social media presence almost instantly

Did you know that nearly 80% of consumers would be more inclined to buy more often in the future because of a brand’s presence on social media? Social media can be a great way to support your franchise recruitment efforts. Social media is a free marketing tool that you can…

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July 26, 2017 in Hints & Tips

Don’t try recruiting franchisees without watching this video first…

Setting a marketing strategy is crucial to achieving your overall recruitment goals. Here’s our top tips on how to get started!…     if you’d like to find out more about setting a SMART approach to franchise recruitment, why not attend our next workshop on this subject! Click here to find…

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July 17, 2017 in Sarah's Blog

The future is YELLOW: A rebrand for Coconut

The future is YELLOW! Well, it could be yellow, or blue or green. It could even be orange! It could be any of the new colours we’ve incorporated into our updated logo! Yes! We’ve updated our brand. We felt it was time. Like every business, we want to improve and…

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