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6 Reasons Why You Should Open a Doner Kebab Franchise

6 Reasons Why You Should Open a Doner Kebab Franchise

If you want to be a part of one of Britain’s favourite fast food industries, read on. We explore six reasons why you should seriously [...]

Q&A: Does Pizza Express Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Pizza Express Franchise in the UK?

  You don’t have to walk far on a British high street to come across the classic Pizza Express logo. If you’re budding [...]

The Upside of Being One of the Biggest Franchises in the World

The Upside of Being One of the Biggest Franchises in the World

  One of the most commonly asked franchising questions is ‘What are the biggest franchises in the world?’ So, let’s [...]

Top 4 Tyre Shop Franchises in the UK

Top 4 Tyre Shop Franchises in the UK

There are currently over 36 million vehicles on the roads in the UK. That’s a lot of tyres that will eventually need replacing. Learn [...]

Q&A: Does Lidl Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Lidl Franchise in the UK?

If you’re interested in running a franchise unit in the grocery sector, you may want to find out more about Lidl’s business [...]

Q&A: Does Jack in the Box Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Jack in the Box Franchise in the UK?

. The UK is undeniably a nation of fast food lovers. Even with more and more Brits opting for healthier, locally sourced, vegetarian food [...]

Franchising 101: Franchising and Professional Development

Franchising 101: Franchising and Professional Development

Professional development is a vital part of working life. Most employees look for it, and good employers provide it. Here, we take a look at [...]

Franchising 101: 7 Signs You're Ready to Expand Your Business as a Franchisor

Franchising 101: 7 Signs You're Ready to Expand Your Business as a Franchisor

  Looking to expand your business? Franchising can be a great option - if you’re ready. Today, we consider the seven signs that your [...]

Day in the Life: What It Takes to Run Your Own Hair and Beauty Franchise

Day in the Life: What It Takes to Run Your Own Hair and Beauty Franchise

  Looking and feeling good is very important to the British public, and we’re happy to part with a significant amount of cash in [...]

Meet John Chidsey, Subway CEO

Meet John Chidsey, Subway CEO

  You don’t have to walk far down a British high street to be greeted by the smell of herby, doughy goodness. Today, we consider who [...]

Q&A: Does Dairy Queen Franchise in the UK?

Q&A: Does Dairy Queen Franchise in the UK?

Although Dairy Queen is an iconic US brand, it’s still relatively unknown in the UK. But that hasn't stopped UK investors expressing an [...]

5 Tips for Protecting Your Franchise’s Reputation During a Brand Crisis

5 Tips for Protecting Your Franchise’s Reputation During a Brand Crisis

In this series, we provide tips on starting a franchise and the process of running your own business. This article focuses on how important [...]

Day in the Life: What It Takes to Run Your Own Retail Clothing Franchise

Day in the Life: What It Takes to Run Your Own Retail Clothing Franchise

  If you’ve got an eye for fashion and love keeping up with the latest trends, starting your own fashion business might have always [...]

Day in the Life: What it Takes to Run Your Own Fitness Franchise

Day in the Life: What it Takes to Run Your Own Fitness Franchise

In this article we’ll look at what you can expect your day to look like when running a fitness franchise on a daily basis. We’ll [...]

Mythbusters: You Can’t Be Autonomous

Mythbusters: You Can’t Be Autonomous

  Our Mythbusters series focuses on clarifying any misconceptions you may have about starting a franchise. In this article, we focus on [...]

Starting a Franchise for Every Personality Type: The Adventurer

Starting a Franchise for Every Personality Type: The Adventurer

  If you are far happier exploring the outdoors than sitting behind a desk, starting your own business may sound a little too restrictive [...]

Franchise Success Stories: Women in Franchising

Franchise Success Stories: Women in Franchising

  Women are thriving in the world of franchising. We look at how the gender balance is shifting as women make strides with their own [...]

Mythbusters: You Need to Be an Expert

Mythbusters: You Need to Be an Expert

  The mythbuster series tackles any misconceptions people tend to have about starting a franchise. In this article, we’re going to [...]

Franchising 101: Expand Your Business Empire by Becoming a Franchisee

Franchising 101: Expand Your Business Empire by Becoming a Franchisee

You’re running a successful independent business, but you’re looking to take things to the next level – a franchise could help you do just [...]

Day in the Life: What It Takes to Run Your Own Home Care Franchise

Day in the Life: What It Takes to Run Your Own Home Care Franchise

  In this article we’ll look at what you can expect when you’re running a home care franchise on a daily basis, the advantages [...]

Starting a Franchise for Every Personality Type: The Multi-Tasker

Starting a Franchise for Every Personality Type: The Multi-Tasker

  In this article we’ll look at how many franchise opportunities can fit perfectly into an already busy work schedule, supplement a [...]

Franchising 101: Approaching Your Franchise Investment as a Retirement Plan

Franchising 101: Approaching Your Franchise Investment as a Retirement Plan

  There are lots of ways to save for retirement – but did you know that starting a franchise is a particularly lucrative one? Here [...]

Day in the Life: What It Takes to Run Your Own Fast Food Franchise

Day in the Life: What It Takes to Run Your Own Fast Food Franchise

Consumers increasingly opt for eateries that feed into busy lifestyles, making now a great time to open your own fast-food franchise. In this [...]

Mythbusters: You’re Guaranteed to Succeed

Mythbusters: You’re Guaranteed to Succeed

In the Mythbuster Series, we tackle the misconceptions surrounding starting a franchise and tell you what the reality really is. In this [...]

Starting a Franchise for Every Personality Type: The Host(ess) With the Most(est)

Starting a Franchise for Every Personality Type: The Host(ess) With the Most(est)

Today we’re going to discuss which franchise opportunities work best for the natural hosts among us. We’re also going to take a [...]

New Year, New Career: No Better Time Than Now to Start a Franchise Today

New Year, New Career: No Better Time Than Now to Start a Franchise Today

  In this article, we’ll look at why the world of franchising may be exactly what you need to get your new year off to a great [...]

Franchising 101: 6 Tips for Building Customer Loyalty Through Marketing

Franchising 101: 6 Tips for Building Customer Loyalty Through Marketing

  In this article we’ll look at the value of building customer loyalty for your franchise business and some useful tools to keep [...]

Mythbusters: You Have No Room for Creativity

Mythbusters: You Have No Room for Creativity

The myth-busting series is back to debunk more ideas you may have about franchising. We discuss ideas people have about franchises that aren’t [...]

Starting a Franchise for Every Personality Type: The Maths Whizz

Starting a Franchise for Every Personality Type: The Maths Whizz

If numbers are your thing and you love putting logic into action, starting a franchise would be the perfect opportunity to make the most of [...]

Franchising 101: The Official Franchise Start Up Checklist (Part 2)

Franchising 101: The Official Franchise Start Up Checklist (Part 2)

   Want to start your own franchise? Read on to learn everything you need to know about the process, from getting your [...]