News and articles about the Scottish franchise industry
News and articles about the Scottish franchise industry
Roger Levitt, of Cubism Law, highlights the many elements to consider when taking the franchise route to expansion
Investing in a resale can have many advantages over starting a new unit from afresh, but always remember to do your research carefully first
Chris Davies highlights the benefits of using specialist franchise owner recruiting service FranMatch
No one likes filling in forms, whether it was last year’s Census or the government forms your business has to complete. Graham Barlow, of Tech4T explains how they are actually a help rather than a hindrance
Celebrating success is something we British are often very blasé about. In franchising, however, this can be a key indicator to prospective franchise owners about your credentials
Strong branding is one of a number of key elements to look for when choosing the right franchise opportunity for you
Marcus Wallman a partner in Al Tamimi & Company’s Commercial Advisory practice looks at franchising in the Middle East with an emphasis on Dubai and the UAE.
So you’ve done it. You’ve got the funding, found the perfect franchise opportunity, completed the training programme, and set up your shop or office. You’re basically all ready for your big launch. But amongst the excitement there is probably one niggling little worry at the back of your mind –...
1/ The population of Scotland is over 5 million (2011) – that is a lot of potential customers
Scotland already has a thriving established franchise industry. Every year the British Franchise Association hosts a Scottish Franchise Week, culminating in a Scotland Exhibition that showcases the opportunities available throughout the country. Brands that already franchise in Scotland are...
Tech4T delivers ‘opportunity balanced’ territories and optimum site planning for location-based franchise models
Doodley Dogs is a ground-breaking modern doggy daycare facility designed for dogs of all ages, genders and breeds, to have a happy time socialising and learning
FDS North specialises in the development and ongoing support of successful franchise systems. Serving Northern England and Scotland, FDS North is the North’s portal to sustainable business growth through franchising
FDS North is the region’s gateway to sustainable growth by specialising in the development and ongoing support of successful franchise systems in Northern England and Scotland
The Lloyds TSB Franchise Unit is the first point of contact for enquiries about becoming a franchise owner or individuals looking to franchise their own business
Brand Protect offers expert specialist services to the franchise sector with advice and assistance in all areas of intellectual property. Brand Protect understands the franchise business
Franchise Opportunities Live is a new event that allows budding entrepreneurs the chance to meet franchisors in a face-to-face environment
Key for an aspiring entrepreneur looking to invest in a franchise is to find a business that suits their expertise and skills. At The National Franchise Exhibition you’ll find some of the best opportunities available
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A new location and new exhibitors were just some of the elements that helped make this year’s International Franchise Expo, one of the biggest and most successful yet
Potential franchise owners will be able to discover a superb range of career and business opportunities at two forthcoming events
FDS South East is experienced in all aspects of franchising for potential and established franchisors
The international event for entrepreneurship, business opportunities and intellectual property rights in Asia
FDS Southern has assisted UK and international franchisors in the development of their franchise networks for over 25 years, building a reputation as one of the UK’s leading franchise consultancies
The International Event for Entrepreneurship, Business Opportunities & Intellectual Property Rights in Asia is back! As Singapore continues to be the gateway for franchise expansion into the Asia Pacific region, Franchising & Licensing Asia (FLAsia) surely stands out as your key to global...
Franchise consultants often provide an essential role in helping business owners to franchise in the UK. Not only can they offer information and advice on how to franchise a business, they also usually have valuable contacts within the legal and financial professions. Due to the impact franchise...
West coast franchise expo launches a new experience in Anaheim with career opportunities and hot concepts
Scottish Domino's Pizza franchise owner Sean Geddes has purchased the rights to open the company’s first franchise location in Germany. Entrepreneur Geddes already owns 11 Domino’s Pizza outlets in Scotland and is set to open three locations in Germany this year. Geddes said: “Germany is a...
The Edinburgh-based Autosmart franchise owner has won one of the most prestigious awards in British franchising. Keith Ellwood has been named as the Franchisee of the Year Gold Award Winner at this year’s 2012 bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards. At the Awards he also named the Scotland and...
Recognition Express has presented its Aberdeen-based franchise owner an award celebrating his 30 years in business. Dennis D’Arcy, who owns Recognition Express North Scotland, received the award from Nigel Toplis, Managing Director of Recognition Express. Toplis said: “It has been a pleasure...
Scottish franchising has continued to show an outstanding level of tenacity during the last few years of economic uncertainty. Over a period where many businesses have closed their doors and unemployment has increased, the franchising industry in Scotland has maintained an impressive number of...
An Edinburgh-based home care franchise is looking to expand its concept across the UK due to demand for its services. Bright Care was founded by Tim and Louise Cocking in 2009 after the couple realised there was a gap in the market for a straight-forward alternative or top-up to local authority...
A Falkirk-based Belvoir franchise owner has been honoured once again in the national Belvoir High Achievers awards, which is open to over 140 of the company’s UK franchise owners. Mike Campbell, who, with his wife Amanda, owns the Falkirk Belvoir office, was presented with the Belvoir Group...