Celebrating 25 years of client success

ActionCOACH is celebrating hitting the milestone of 25 years in business. Their global network of business growth coaches has been supporting business owners to success for a quarter of a century!

Platinum Property Partners to feature in Sky TV series

Platinum Property Partners Franchise Partner Paul Watson will be featured on Finding Financial Freedom this July.

Driver Hire celebrates further franchise success

Leading recruitment franchisor Driver Hire has further proof that it is one of the UK's top franchise businesses, collecting bronze in the 'Franchisor of the Year' category at the 2018 bfa HSBC Franchise Awards.

Franchise Finance acquired by Hitachi Capital UK

Hitachi Capital UK has strengthened its business offering with the acquisition of Franchise Finance, a specialist financial services provider to the franchising industry.

Hold the Doors

Dream Doors CEO Troy Tappenden on what makes a successful franchisee

Witness the results

Stuart Broster became the new CEO of Anytime Fitness in 2017 and is primed to oversee its expansion

The technical stuff

Much like his retail business CeX, Frank Orchard is a combination of incredibly relaxed and driven

Two’s company, three’s even better!

Tony Blair and Paul Smith have now joined forces and run a highly successful CarCare Centre business

ActionCOACH franchise owner Jamie Goral

Jamie Goral joined ActionCOACH in 2013 and has been shortlisted for the Startups Franchisee of the Year 2016.

Denise Parker for Platinum Business Partners

For Denise, the timing was perfect and she could see the potential.

Franchise News | Franchise Opportunities | Franchise Resales

Welcome to The Franchise Magazine

Packed with all the latest UK franchise news, guidance articles, industry insight and successful franchisee stories, The Franchise Magazine Online is the number one resource for any business person.

Read the latest franchise news, which is updated daily, for all the happenings from around the UK franchise industry and discover which franchises and planning what for the foreseeable future.
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Today’s Top Franchise Opportunity showcases a number of brands, over the course of a year, that are actively recruiting right now and will change your life.

Franchise resales are established franchises, which are ready to purchase. Most resales come with a presence and established client network, allowing you to jump straight into business. Looking for a franchise? Then consider buying a franchise resale.
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Franchising Your Business

If you're looking to grow your business, but cannot afford the time or cost to expand yourself, then franchising provides an excellent opportunity to expand with minimal risks and set-up costs. The advantages of franchising are for all to see; while up to 50 per cent of all SMEs fail within their first 12 months compared to less than five per cent that suffer the same fate that following the franchise model.

UK Franchise Industry

The UK franchise industry is currently worth £15.1billion, an increase of 46% on the last 10 years, with over half of franchisors claiming an annual turnover of £250,000, according to the 2015 NatWest/bfa Survey.

For those wanting to know more about how to franchise a business, our site is a goldmine of guidance articles on how to approach this potentially lucrative system for expansion. While our guide to UK exhibitions, seminars and other events will ensure you have all the information you need to spot a world-beating business model.