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Franchisee turned franchisor gives his top tips after...
While most people starting out in franchising can only dream of decades of success in business, David Truby, MD of Greensleeves, has been there and got the t-shirt. In fact, he has just overseen the lawn care franchise network through its most successful year ever. However, he started out his journey in franchising as a franchisee. In 2004, David became a minority partner [...]- News published on 28/05/2021
Prestige Oven Cleaning rated one of the top oven cleaning...
The specialist cleaning franchise was selected by ThreeBestRated based on a number of different criteria, such as craft mastery, sustainability and service quality. Founded back in 2013 by Darren Jones, Prestige Oven Cleaning was recently honoured by awards website ThreeBestRated. To select the best service providers across a range of industries, the site, which [...]- News published on 28/05/2021
Mathnasium doubles turnover with the support of master...
John has been a master franchisee with the mathematics tutoring business for a year, and in that time, he’s managed to increase revenue by 109%, despite the ongoing global pandemic. Like many other businesses, Mathnasium was hit with unexpected restrictions and set-backs during the course of the past year. Luckily, master franchisee John Preston was on hand to [...]- News published on 28/05/2021
Green Machine joins Point Franchise
The environmentally friendly commercial cleaning company has joined the Point Franchise network. The cleaning franchise, which challenges the current industry standards by implementing completely environmentally friendly products and practices, was founded in Burnham-on-Sea in 2012. Green Machine was the brainchild of Jerome and Michelle, a husband and wife [...]- News published on 27/05/2021
The Party Tent Company’s Newcastle franchise enjoys a...
In just one week of trading, the Newcastle branch of The Party Tent Company managed to pull in £1,843, and is hoping to continue along this path of success. In Newcastle, The Party Tent Company’s new franchise is thriving and celebrations are underway. According to employees, the hugely successful first week of sales occurred for four key reasons: 1. The [...]- News published on 26/05/2021
Prestige Oven Cleaning opens franchisee training centre...
The new training centre, purpose-built by the oven cleaning franchise, has been equipped with an array of different oven and appliance models, allowing for hands-on training. Prestige Oven Cleaning, first established in 2013, has come a long way in the past eight years. After a strong trajectory of growth and success, the company has recently been able to open a [...]- News published on 26/05/2021
Shuttercraft is looking for new franchise partners in...
The franchise is the UK’s largest distributor of interior plantation shutters and has started the search for suitable franchisees in Scotland, with seven key regions in mind. According to Shuttercraft, 7,000 people have set up businesses in Scotland in the last year. The blinds and shutters franchise is ready and waiting to join them, and if you are too, you [...]- News published on 25/05/2021
Metro Rod supports businesses as they reopen for indoor...
The network of experts has been helping newly reopened businesses to quickly and efficiently handle any and all drainage issues, avoiding the cost of delay. Metro Rod recently reminded its commercial customers that, during the reopening and relaunching period many businesses are going through post-lockdown, the drain care and repair company is ready to take action. For [...]- News published on 25/05/2021
SportsCool franchisees from across the UK share their...
From Bolton, Cheshire and Slough, these franchisees have all been able to build successful careers with the sports franchise, which inspires children to get and stay active. SportsCool is all about inspiring the younger generation with its kid-focused ethos: educate, motivate, participate. Working for the franchise is a chance to make a real difference in young lives [...]- News published on 24/05/2021
Platinum Property Partners – Achieves 5 Star Franchisee...
Specialist property investment franchise Platinum Property Partners has been awarded ‘5 Star Franchisee Satisfaction’ in the 2021 Best Franchise Awards. Platinum is one of the first five UK franchises to be given the award in 2021. The award recognises excellence in training and support, leadership, culture and relationships, and the franchise [...]- News published on 24/05/2021
Schmidt modernises the design process using 3D configuration
The interior solutions franchise has developed an innovative new design tool to help customers plan and personalise their wardrobes and kitchens. Schmidt, which was founded in 1959 by Hubert Schmidt and is now owned and operated by his granddaughters, has long been revolutionising the world of design. The kitchen franchise specialises in well produced and original [...]- News published on 24/05/2021
Just Shutters shares commitment to providing all...
The franchise recently revealed the secret to beautiful blinds and stunning shutters, and reminded customers of how deeply it values quality. In a recent social media post, the blinds and shutters franchise, founded in 2006 by Chris Rocker, discussed the ways in which it “adds magic” to its range of products. Sharing real passion for quality, the post asked [...]- News published on 23/05/2021
Moninna’s Ristorante & Pizzeria joins Point Franchise
The fresh Italian food chain, which offers eat in, take out and delivery options to its customers, has joined the Point Franchise network. Moninna’s Ristorante & Pizzeria was founded back in January 2020. And even in that relatively short period of time, it’s been an exciting franchising journey for all involved. The company’s founders [...]- News published on 23/05/2021
Poppies’ Managing Director shares the necessary skills...
Drawing on 25 years of experience in the industry, Chris Wootton offered his knowledge up to potential franchisees. Originally established in 1980, Poppies is now owned by the man who was once its most successful franchisee - Chris Wootton. With plenty of years of experience with the domestic cleaning franchise, Chris recently shared his thoughts on the most important [...]- News published on 22/05/2021
Wok&Go expands into Ireland, Northern Ireland and Pakistan
The fastest growing Asian fusion food chain, which blends Thai, Malaysian, Indonesian, Chinese and Japanese cuisine, now has 26 franchises across the world. Since opening its first bar in Chester, Wok&Go has come a long, long way. Of its growing success, the noodle bar franchise said, “We are ecstatic to be continuing our expansion across the UK and beyond [...]- News published on 22/05/2021
No Letting Go highlights the importance of end of tenancy...
In a recent blog post, the property inventory management franchise explained how end of tenancy cleans can set the tone for a positive new tenancy. No Letting Go, which was founded by Nick Lyons 11 years ago, has grown from a small local inventory company into a large national franchise with 65 locations. The trusted, award-winning supplier works on a repeat [...]- News published on 21/05/2021
UK-based franchisee Louis Malta-Bey shares his...
After eight years and counting as a DIGI-SPORTS franchisee, Louis shared his exciting, varied experiences of working with DIGI-SPORTS. Before joining the growing events company, Louis travelled extensively for work. He worked with small companies and big brands, helping businesses grow internationally. Now, he’s based in Cambridgeshire, using all that expertise [...]- News published on 21/05/2021
Metro Plumb offers customers 24/7 helpline support
The nationwide plumbing network shared information about its customer helpline that’s always there in the event of a plumbing emergency. Metro Plumb, sister franchise to Metro Rod, is a specialist plumbing franchise which first opened its doors in 2016. Now, over 30 Metro Plumb franchise locations have been established across the country. In a recent social media [...]- News published on 20/05/2021
Ovenclean makes Franchise Direct’s Top 100
The business was named the top professional oven cleaning franchise in the UK, and ranked 66th overall. When determining its Top 100, Franchise Direct takes into consideration a number of different factors, including branding, turnover, stability and growth, social responsibility, awards and recognition. With all these factors in mind, Ovenclean made the list, and [...]- News published on 20/05/2021
Active Future joins Point Franchise
The multi-award winning children’s sports franchise has joined the Point Franchise network. Active Future offers children much more than a few after-school activities. The sports franchise is committed to instilling the importance of moment and sport at an early age. When asked about the company’s mission, Matt Goodman, CEO of Active Future, said, [...]- News published on 19/05/2021
TaxAssist Accountants franchisee Russell Chapman opens...
Russell first became a franchisee with the accounting company in 2018 and has now expanded to a second location. Russell purchased his first TaxAssist Accountants franchise from a former franchisee three years ago, and has since made his mark on the Scottish city. At this location, Russell has increased the annual turnover of the established practice from [...]- News published on 19/05/2021
Shuttercraft explains why now is the perfect time to invest
The largest independent supplier of shutters in the UK shared market expansion figures and encouraged potential new franchisees to take the leap. Shuttercraft, founded in 2002, began franchising in 2012. In 19 years, the business has grown a substantial amount, and is now the UK’s largest distributor of interior plantation shutters. The management franchise has [...]- News published on 18/05/2021
Why a care at home franchise?
Care at Home facts and statistics: covering the number of providers, service users & the workforce and how the market is continuing to grow, year on year. The number of people receiving care in their homes in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland has been growing steadily mainly due to better medicine, more exercise and improved nutritional [...]- News published on 18/05/2021
Another Top Industry Scoop for Granite & TREND!
After a year of record-breaking sales and expansion into new territories, the Granite & TREND Transformations franchise is basking in the glow of yet another prestigious award. As one of the country’s leading kitchen and bathroom renovation franchises, Granite & TREND is already well established as a household name. Now, it is very proud to announce that [...]- News published on 18/05/2021
Franchising with a top-of-mind brand
The Granite & TREND Transformations franchise opportunity is about so much more than great products – it’s about being part of an established brand with a fantastic reputation. Sometimes we need to remind ourselves that Granite & TREND Transformations is not the only kitchen and bathroom renovation company on the market. In fact, it’s not even [...]- News published on 18/05/2021
ChipsAway comes out on top
The specialist franchise was ranked the top car and auto repair franchise in Franchise’s Direct’s Top 100. Assessment criteria for the honour included brand size, franchise turnover, stability, growth, social responsibility, awards and recognition. ChipsAway secured the top car and auto repair franchise ranking, and came 40th overall. ChipsAway [...]- News published on 18/05/2021
Endura Roses introduces Sentiments collection
The franchise, which sells beautiful preserved flowers, roses, bouquets and centrepieces, has created a new range of 20 arrangements. Endura Roses is delighted to be bringing out its new Sentiments Collection. These 20 stunning arrangements combine contemporary and traditional elements, attempting to capture treasured memories in a unique, sophisticated manner. [...]- News published on 17/05/2021
Metro Rod explains the importance of drain mapping
The drain care and repair franchise recently shared wisdom about why drain mapping is crucial with its customers. Drain mapping, also known as asset mapping, uses GPS technology to accurately figure out the location and layout of your drainage system. It also cleverly determines the size, depth, directional flow and access points of each of your pipes. While on-site, a [...]- News published on 17/05/2021
Your Mortgage Plus franchisee Helen Williams receives...
Helen, a Mortgage and Commercial Finance Consultant at the franchise, recently helped a customer through the complex process of remortgaging their home. When Helen’s customer decided to remortgage their home, they knew they needed a trustworthy, fully committed consultant to help them out. Wanting to avoid stressful, sleepless nights, the customer decided to turn [...]- News published on 16/05/2021
New Camile Thai Kitchen opens in Bangor
The company’s largest franchisee, Pramod Thankapan, has opened his eighth franchise with the business in County Down, Northern Ireland. This new location, located close to the waterside in the town of Bangor, will become Camile Thai Kitchen’s third branch in Northern Ireland. Regarding the recent expansion, franchisee Pramod Thankapan [...]- News published on 16/05/2021