Franchise acts as gateway to business ownership for software developer

Dinusha Ileperuma is an example of someone who wanted to own a business and build a long-term future, but who had yet to pinpoint the right idea or how to deliver it.

Case Study: Yvonne Gorrod, Fitness Space, Norwich

From teacher to business woman: How a personal journey to fitness led to gym ownership

Michelle Niziol, founder of IMS Property Group, to inspire entrepreneurs with keynote presentation

Michelle Niziol, a highly successful entrepreneur in the property sector, will motivate event visitors to pursue their entrepreneurial ambitions with her keynote presentation.

The Apprentice semi-finalist Gráinne McCoy to present keynote at The National Franchise Exhibition

Visitors looking for added motivation to pursue their career ambitions will benefit from hearing from Gráinne McCoy, successful make-up artist, business woman and semi-finalist on The BBC’s The Apprentice in 2016.

Four hot tips for franchise success

If you ever dreamed of being your own boss or owning your own business then you must look at franchising

Would you make a good franchisee?

Ever wondered whether you would make a good franchisee?

Going Back To Nature

Franchising offers hundreds of opportunities to work outdoors.

TFM spoke with Dublcheck's Elad Amir

Elad was Dublcheck's National Sales Manager for four years

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.

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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.