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Popeyes UK - an alternative chicken franchise?

Popeyes UK - an alternative chicken franchise?

Popeyes is one of the most popular chicken franchises in the USA and a global franchising success story. However, not much is known about the brand [...]

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Top 5 Cleaning Opportunities to Start In the UK

Top 5 Cleaning Opportunities to Start In the UK

The cleaning industry is diverse. Whilst some businesses focus on domestic cleaning, others target larger commercial cleaning opportunities. There’s [...]

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Top 5 Gardening Franchises For You To Grow

Top 5 Gardening Franchises For You To Grow

Britain is a nation of keen gardeners. Or, at least we used to be. It seems that our reputation for caring for plants and flowers is under threat, following [...]

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Convenience Store Franchise Opportunities

Convenience Store Franchise Opportunities

As shopping habits change, the UK is becoming a nation of ‘top-up’ shoppers, ditching the big weekly shop for a series of smaller shops during the week. [...]

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The Best Self Storage Franchise Opportunities in the UK

The Best Self Storage Franchise Opportunities in the UK

Self-storage facilities are used around the world by people who need extra space to temporarily store their belongings. They can be useful if you’re [...]

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Choosing a Concept for Your Restaurant

Choosing a Concept for Your Restaurant

When making the decision to open a restaurant, lots of decisions need to be considered. The type of restaurant you start will dictate the sort of owner [...]

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3 Things You Didn’t Know About Green Motion Car Rental

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Green Motion Car Rental

Green Motion was established in the UK in 2007 and has earned global recognition for being a leading provider of low CO2 car and van rental. Green Motion [...]

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The DPD Franchise Opportunity

The DPD Franchise Opportunity

DPD is an international parcel delivery service and the UK’s favourite. It delivers on behalf of the biggest high street brands and is always coming [...]

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Who's the CEO of Primark?

Who's the CEO of Primark?

From its humble beginnings in 1969 Ireland, Primark – or Penneys, as it was originally called, and is still called in Ireland – has grown to become [...]

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Franchise Market Research

Franchise Market Research

Originally posted on 09/10/2017. Updated on 14/06/2019. According to the British Franchise Association, the franchise industry is booming. It has increased [...]

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Esso Petrol Franchise in the UK: Could it fuel your ambition?

Esso Petrol Franchise in the UK: Could it fuel your ambition?

Originally posted on 20/11/2018. Updated on 15/06/2019. Esso is the trading name for ExxonMobil and its related companies. The company began as Standard [...]

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Automotive Product Businesses in the UK

Automotive Product Businesses in the UK

It is estimated that more than 2.3 million vehicles were sold across the UK in 2018, contributing to the more than 38 million vehicles that are currently [...]

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Top 5 Supplement Companies in the UK

Top 5 Supplement Companies in the UK

Across the UK, people take dietary supplements, vitamins and minerals for a range of reasons. Primarily to maintain and improve overall health and prevent [...]

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The Top Driving Instructor Franchises in the UK

The Top Driving Instructor Franchises in the UK

People start their own businesses all the time, but why not get paid for doing something you love? Becoming a driving instructor has some fantastic [...]

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Telecommunications Industry in the UK- What’s Changing?

Telecommunications Industry in the UK- What’s Changing?

The telecommunications industry makes communication on a global scale possible. The availability of telecoms infrastructure allows data in the form of [...]

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Top 5 Business Opportunities in The UK in 2019

Top 5 Business Opportunities in The UK in 2019

Many people dream of starting their own business; doing so could result in higher income, a better work-life balance and creative control, but the world [...]

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One Stop Franchise Opportunities in the UK

One Stop Franchise Opportunities in the UK

One Stop has been a subsidiary of Tesco since 2003 and there are now over 900 stores across the UK, 180 of which are franchises. One Stop Tesco Franchise The [...]

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It’s Show Time: Start a Theatre Education Franchise

It’s Show Time: Start a Theatre Education Franchise

Originally posted on 28/11/2017. Updated on 12/06/2019. The idea of standing in front of an audience and speaking, let alone singing, dancing and acting, [...]

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Franchising Trends To Watch Out For In 2019

Franchising Trends To Watch Out For In 2019

Originally posted on 27/02/2018. Updated on 11/06/2019. Setting new goals is a great way for those with an entrepreneurial spirit to motivate themselves [...]

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Corporate Training - Tips to Help Your Business

Corporate Training - Tips to Help Your Business

Corporate training is a way of improving the overall productivity and profitability of a business by providing those involved in the company with additional [...]

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What is the British Franchise Association?

What is the British Franchise Association?

Originally posted on 08/09/2017. Updated on 11/06/2019. The British Franchise Association (BFA) is the trade association for franchising and acts as [...]

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Poundland Franchise – Does it actually franchise?

Poundland Franchise – Does it actually franchise?

Originally uploaded on 07/12/2018. Updated on 10/06/2019. In recent years, Poundland has become one of the country’s most recognisable and popular [...]

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Does Costcutter franchise?

Does Costcutter franchise?

Convenience stores are part of our day-to-day lives. Whether we have run out of milk, need to grab some bread or want to buy a newspaper, they are on [...]

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Caffe Ritazza Franchise- One of the Newest Coffee Franchises

Caffe Ritazza Franchise- One of the Newest Coffee Franchises

Caffe RitazzaCaffe Ritazza is a coffee shop chain that is owned by the British multinational company SSP Group. Its main offering is a range or coffees, [...]

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Hiring Employees for Your Restaurant

Hiring Employees for Your Restaurant

If you own a restaurant – or plan to in the future – hiring staff should be a key concern. According to YouGov, the hospitality industry in the UK has [...]

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Thorntons Franchise - What’s Involved?

Thorntons Franchise - What’s Involved?

Thorntons is synonymous with the British high street and it is one of the oldest and most-loved brand names we associate with chocolate. It’s many customers’ [...]

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5 Things You Didn't Know About Sandler Training

5 Things You Didn't Know About Sandler Training

Sandler Training is an international franchise that provides training in key business skills to clients across the globe. Sandler Training offers entrepreneurs [...]

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Meet the CEO of Kwik Fit

Meet the CEO of Kwik Fit

Kwik Fit is one of the UK’s largest and most recognisable car servicing and repair companies, providing speedy service seven days a week. You’ve probably [...]

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Franchise Business Plan - 3 Reasons Why It Is So Important To Franchisees

Franchise Business Plan - 3 Reasons Why It Is So Important To Franchisees

Originally posted on 03/12/2017. Updated on 07/06/2019. Number one on the list of things to do for any entrepreneur should be to write a business plan. [...]

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EE Franchise - Is It Really a Franchise?

EE Franchise - Is It Really a Franchise?

Originally posted on 26/10/2018. Updated on 07/06/2019. If you’ve spent any time on UK high streets, you’ll have noticed the rapid growth of a relatively [...]

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