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Veggie Pret in the UK - Will it franchise?

Veggie Pret in the UK - Will it franchise?

Veggie Pret is a subsidiary brand of the food chain, Pret A Manger. When Pret A Manger identified a demand for a greater selection of vegetarian and [...]

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A franchise or an independent business – which is best?

A franchise or an independent business – which is best?

Originally posted on 03/12/2017. Updated on 04/06/2019. Many of us dream of being our own boss at some point in our lives. But why do most of us never [...]

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Subway CEO - Who Is He?

Subway CEO - Who Is He?

Originally posted on 23/11/2018. Updated on 04/06/2019. You don’t have to walk far down a British high street or be wandering round one of the many [...]

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Vending Machine Businesses for Sale in the UK

Vending Machine Businesses for Sale in the UK

When deciding what will be your next business venture, it’s unlikely that you would have considered starting a vending machine business. However, you [...]

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Does Archies Franchise?

Does Archies Franchise?

Archies is a gift store that sells cards for every occasion, as well as gift items for men, women and children. Its beautiful yet affordable cards and [...]

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Does Argos Franchise?

Does Argos Franchise?

Argos is one of the UK’s largest high street brands and began life as a catalogue retailer in 1972. It evolved from the now defunct Green Shield Stamps [...]

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Understanding Your Target Market for Your Restaurant

Understanding Your Target Market for Your Restaurant

In every business, its important to have a firm grasp on who you’re trying to target with your services or goods. Although you’ll want to attract as [...]

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Pizza Time Franchise in the UK

Pizza Time Franchise in the UK

Pizza Time is a franchise that provides fresh pizzas and sides to hungry consumers across the UK. Customers can opt to have their order delivered to [...]

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5 Things You Don't Know About Minuteman Press

5 Things You Don't Know About Minuteman Press

Minuteman Press Printing Minuteman Press is an international printing and marketing business that offers franchising opportunities across the globe. [...]

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Who’s the CEO of Chipotle?

Who’s the CEO of Chipotle?

Chipotle is an American fast-casual restaurant chain based in Newport Beach, California. Its food offering focuses on Mexican cuisine and it currently [...]

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How to Develop an Effective Employee Development Plan

How to Develop an Effective Employee Development Plan

As humans we are often motived by our own personal development. If this self-development is aligned with organisational goals, you help to tackle the [...]

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KFC CEO – Who’s in Charge of the World’s Favourite Chicken Franchise?

KFC CEO – Who’s in Charge of the World’s Favourite Chicken Franchise?

KFC is one of the world's largest and most popular fast food franchises. While we all know that Colonel Sanders was the man originally behind the finger-lickin’ [...]

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Deliver a Profit With a Takeaway Franchise

Deliver a Profit With a Takeaway Franchise

The way Brits are living their lives is changing and, inevitably, so is the way we eat. We’re working longer hours, commuting further and are generally [...]

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Top Interior Decoration Franchises in the UK

Top Interior Decoration Franchises in the UK

What is interior decoration? Interior decoration refers to the act of adding the finishing touches to an indoor space to make it aesthetically pleasing. [...]

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Boutique Hotel Franchise Opportunities

Boutique Hotel Franchise Opportunities

First of all, let’s ask: What exactly is a boutique hotel? Well, it is a hotel with a more bespoke feel than a standard hotel. Boutique hotel owners [...]

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Tips for Recruitment and Selection

Tips for Recruitment and Selection

Recruitment and selection are key parts of starting and running a business. If you want to source and appoint the best workers, you’ll need to examine [...]

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If You Can Handle The Heat, Open A Kitchen Franchise

If You Can Handle The Heat, Open A Kitchen Franchise

Originally posted on 24/10/2017. Updated on 29/05/2019. Kitchens are the heart of many of our homes and people love parting with their hard-earned cash [...]

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Multi-level marketing or franchising? You decide

Multi-level marketing or franchising? You decide

Originally posted on 23/05/2018. Updated on 29/05/2019. If you’ve always dreamed of becoming your own boss but don't know where to start, you may want [...]

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How to Become a Business Financial Advisor

How to Become a Business Financial Advisor

In many aspects of life, it can be advantageous to seek a professional’s help to get the best results, and this is particularly appropriate when it comes [...]

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Open a Leonidas Belgian Chocolate Franchise

Open a Leonidas Belgian Chocolate Franchise

Originally posted on 12/09/2018. Updated on 28/05/2019. In the UK, the chocolate and confectionary industry generates an annual revenue of around £4 [...]

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Nando’s CEO - Who is it?

Nando’s CEO - Who is it?

Originally posted on 27/12/2018. Updated on 28/05/2019. Half of our meat consumption is chicken. Its versatility makes it a great high-protein and [...]

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Does Kwik Fit Franchise?

Does Kwik Fit Franchise?

As a leading car and automotive business, Kwik Fit is a recognised brand and is often a go-to for drivers in the UK and across the world. The company [...]

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The Best Driving School Franchise Opportunities in the UK

The Best Driving School Franchise Opportunities in the UK

Becoming a driving instructor offers workers the chance to impart their knowledge to new drivers whilst getting out and about. There is no need to spend [...]

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Does Uniqlo Franchise?

Does Uniqlo Franchise?

Uniqlo is a Japanese fashion brand known for its stylish casual wear. It was founded in Yamaguchi, Japan 70 years ago in 1949 and opened the doors to [...]

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Pita Pit UK Franchise Opportunity

Pita Pit UK Franchise Opportunity

Pita Pit was founded in 1995 by Nelson Lang and he set up his very first restaurant in Ontario, Canada. He was driven by a desire to offer a healthier [...]

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Regulations and Licences Required to Open a Restaurant

Regulations and Licences Required to Open a Restaurant

Opening your own restaurant brings plenty of challenges along with it, from the cost of the initial investment, to the time you’ll need to dedicate [...]

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How to Buy a Hotel

How to Buy a Hotel

The hospitality sector in the UK is thought to be worth between £100 billion and £130 billion (UKHospitality). Therefore, event planning, food [...]

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Cavavin

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Cavavin

The UK is a nation of wine drinkers. Enjoying the fermented grape beverage isn’t just for connoisseurs, in fact research has shown that it is the favoured [...]

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Who is the CEO of Specsavers?

Who is the CEO of Specsavers?

Utter the word “Specsavers” and most people will know what you’re talking about. It is one of the most famous providers of optical and hearing care [...]

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Cafes for Sale in the UK

Cafes for Sale in the UK

Cafes are a place we can relax with friends over a comforting drink and a bite to eat. You find them dotted around everywhere too; in hospitals, universities [...]

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