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The Business Show

Chris Wootton

Chris Wootton

Managing Director, Poppies
Chris Wootton is owner, Managing Director and also longstanding franchisee of Poppies with over two decades of
personal experience in both the cleaning and franchise industries. Launched in 1980, Poppies was the UK’s first
ever cleaning franchise. Today, the 23-strong network turns over more than £5million annually. Having taking
ownership of the brand in 2018, Chris is leading the business into a new phase of expansion and growth and has
just launched the next generation of the Poppies franchise opportunity.