The Zip Yard

Summary of Operation: Ireland’s premier clothing alterations, dress restyling, tailoring and repairs franchise.

Ideal Franchise Owner Profile: The ideal franchise owner for The Zip Yard must demonstrate a high level of commitment and enthusiasm to aid the continual growth of The Zip Yard brand.

Cost of Franchise: From €150,000 + VAT

Year Company Established: 2005

First Franchise Owner: 2006

Training Provided: All franchise owners have a two-week comprehensive induction programme covering business practices, computer systems, running a centre, marketing and promotions, recruitment, counter sales etc. Training is part classroom based (at head office) and part in-centre – for true hands-on experience.


Support Services Provided: It is you who makes the major decisions in your business, but you are not on your own because we are always on hand with help and advice, marketing support, ongoing training, product development and much more.