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Own a Clarriots Care franchise: Make a difference to the lives of others.

Own a Clarriots Care franchise: Make a difference to the lives of others.

If you want to make a difference in your community, there are many options to consider. One of them is opening a Clarriots Care franchise. [...]

The nine inspiring EWIF award winners have been announced

The nine inspiring EWIF award winners have been announced

EWIF stands for Encouraging Women into Franchising, and that's precisely what this not-for-profit organisation does. Run entirely by [...]

Go green with a FiltaFry franchise

Go green with a FiltaFry franchise

FiltaFry is a franchise opportunity that has little or no competition. By introducing micro-filtration to the UK in 1996, FiltaFry is firmly [...]

Jargon buster: 10 common franchising terms explained

Jargon buster: 10 common franchising terms explained

Over the years, those involved in franchising have developed their own specific terminology to describe different types of processes, roles, [...]

Train the next generation with a Progressive Sports franchise

Train the next generation with a Progressive Sports franchise

Progressive Sports is a well-established and proven sports franchise that provides physical education to children between the ages of three [...]

Start A Gem Of A Franchise With Diamond Logistics

Start A Gem Of A Franchise With Diamond Logistics

Kate Lester was working for a courier company back in 1992 when she had a lightbulb moment. She thought “I can do better than this”, and so [...]

Go Digital with Activ Net Marketing

Go Digital with Activ Net Marketing

Opening a franchise with Activ Net Marketing gives you the opportunity to run a successful and profitable web marketing business from the [...]

The Three Big Reasons Why Franchisees Fail and How to Avoid Them

The Three Big Reasons Why Franchisees Fail and How to Avoid Them

The 2015 NatWest and British Franchise Association survey on the franchising industry shows that, of the 44,200 franchisees in the UK, a [...]

Who Will Win Natwest’s EWIF Awards?

Who Will Win Natwest’s EWIF Awards?

Each year, EWIF have an annual award ceremony to acknowledge the critical role that women in franchising play and to celebrate their [...]

Top 5 Tips for Reducing the Stress of Being a Busy Franchisee

Top 5 Tips for Reducing the Stress of Being a Busy Franchisee

When you first start out on your franchising journey the feelings of excitement and anticipation get you through those tough early days. But [...]

And The Winner Is… The Best 18 Franchises According To The bfa

And The Winner Is… The Best 18 Franchises According To The bfa

The best franchise opportunities in the UK have been shortlisted in five categories by the respected British Franchise Association (bfa). The [...]

Get Ready To Go Global At The 2018 International Franchise Show

Get Ready To Go Global At The 2018 International Franchise Show

Held from February 16-17th, 2018, the International Franchise Show in London is the UK's most prestigious exhibition showcasing franchise [...]

How to Pinpoint the Right Location for Your Franchise

How to Pinpoint the Right Location for Your Franchise

Knowing where to base your business is hard, let alone making the final decision to put down a deposit. It’s impossible to know if your [...]

The Business Show 2017

The Business Show 2017

Where: Olympia, London When: Thursday 16th [...]

Is Bigger Best? The Pros and Cons of High-Investment Franchises

Is Bigger Best? The Pros and Cons of High-Investment Franchises

When most people think of a franchise business they immediately visualise big brand names such as McDonald’s, Starbucks and Subway. Obviously, [...]

2017 London Franchise Events

Franchise exhibitions are great for both franchisors and franchisees to attend, learn and meet up with others in the industry. The top three [...]

The 2017 Multi-unit Franchise Conference

The UK’s first Multi-unit Franchise Conference will take place at Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre (NEC) on 13th October, offering driven [...]

2017 UK franchise shows: The National Franchise Exhibition

2017 UK franchise shows: The National Franchise Exhibition

The National Franchise Exhibition is one of four British Franchise Association (bfa) accredited exhibitions that take place every year. The [...]