In tough economic times, customers prefer to repair shoes, luggage and clothes rather than replace.
Customers from all walks of life and all income groups rely on our Barksole franchises to provide high quality key cutting, shoe repair, luggage repair and dry cleaning services. We offer those services, as well as a host of others, including engraving, carpet cleaning and leather cleaning.
A Barksole outlet offers a selection of the following services:
- Shoe repairs and shoe care – from resoling and stitching of uppers to total refurbishment
- Luggage and Bag Repairs
- Leather and PVC repairs
- Sports/outdoor equipment repairs
- Key Cutting (we cut all types of keys, for example security keys, car keys and regular door keys. Some Barksole franchisees offer a locksmith service)
- Engraving of trophies, corporate gifts, metal discs, 21st birthday keys and dog tags
- Personalised or standard number plates
- Dry Cleaning and Alterations
- Clothes dying
- Rubber stamps made to order
- Manufacturing fabric name tags for children’s clothing
- Copper plating of almost any item
- Carpet cleaning equipment rental
Some of these services are contracted out to agency suppliers who have been selected for the quality of their workmanship and efficient service.
We also offer the following products for sale:
- Rubber stamps
- Barksole branded shoe care products (including insoles, shoelaces, polish, creams and dyes)
- Remote controls