The April edition of The Franchise Magazine
The April edition of The Franchise Magazine
Having worked for Cash Generator for many years at its head office in a number of roles, Neil has witnessed first hand the impressive growth of the discount retailer.
Dave Elwood is by far one of Cash Generator's most successful franchisees, owning a total of 10 stores and with additional stores to open in 2011.
If you dream of starting your own franchise business, we can provide the support you need to make it a reality. To celebrate our 30-year commitment to the UK franchise sector, we've created a dedicated Franchise Fund of £100 million with the endorsement of the British Franchise Association.
A well-loved brand in the UK, Millie’s Cookies delivers an exceptional product which is unrivalled in its field.
A proven track record over 29 years and 40 branches nationwide means you can be successful without sacrificing security when you choose a Minster Management franchise
Franchising is a ‘business marriage’ between an existing business (the franchisor) and the newcomer to the business ownership (the franchise owner). THE FRANCHISE OWNER buys licensed rights to clone the whole business package from the franchisor in a specific territory for a specific period,...
A management buyout of his previous company left Paul Ryder with a sizeable lump sum. As an experienced businessman of more than 20 years, Paul decided he wanted to invest this in a new business venture and so began to review his options.
Auntie Anne’s, The World’s Largest Soft Pretzel Retailer is expanding throughout the UK and is looking for franchise owners nationwide
More than 70 delegates enjoyed an inspiring day at Caremark’s fourth Annual Conference on January 28.
Caremark Franchise Recruitment Manager Patrick Thompson talks to Franchise Consultant Gordon Patterson about the franchise’s success over the past five years and its plans for the future.
London House International is a financial and commercial investigations franchise that provides a comprehensive range of investigative services to clients all over the world.
After 16 years as the owner of one of the UK’s most well known franchise brands Cash Generator , Brian Lewis (pictured, right) has sold his business to a USA-based company. Although the new Cash Generator owners plan to continue the brand’s UK expansion, Lewis reveals that the decision to sell...
MOLLY MAID has proven to be the perfect career tonic for a number of people who have been made redundant by putting them on the path to business success.
Capitalise on the growing home improvement market with an Oakleaf franchise. Since it was established in 1969, Oakleaf has produced and supplied a wide variety of high quality decorative mouldings from oak beams to Mock Tudor exteriors and period panelled rooms.
Since launching her Well Polished franchise at the start of 2009, Linda Dobson has continued to enjoy the benefits of running her own business.
"Before I joined Well Polished, I was a fundraiser for a charity. Fed up with the internal politics I began to reconsider my future career and decided becoming self-employed might hold the answer. I did not have the confidence to start up a business from scratch, so I decided to talk to my...
"Running my own business has given me the freedom I’ve been looking for. I’m earning so much more than I did in my previous full time job and I have a lot more freedom too. Also at our recent franchise conference I was delighted to be awarded with the Well Polished Franchise owner of the Year...
With the original and best performing minor automotive paint repairer in the UK, building a profitable business couldn’t be easier. In fact, with our unrivalled training and support package, it’s as easy as One, Two, Three!
In October 2009, entrepreneurial brothers Andy and Paul Tolhurst launched their first Cash Generator store in Hastings. More than 18 months later the pair are ahead of their goals and already planning on opening two more stores.
Cash Generator the discount retailer plans to continue its expansion and develop its established buy, sell and loan franchise concept, by introducing new financial services.
Established individuals from the franchise industry share their knowledge and experience to answer some of the most common franchising questions.
Founded in 1997 by entrepreneur Stephen Taylor, Primesigns offers design and print solutions and excellent customer service at extremely competitive prices. Primesigns has produced work for many international brands including Halifax, Spar, AA Group, Eurostar, NatWest and Tesco. In addition,...
Established luxury male grooming company, Taylor of Old Bond Street, will soon be recruiting franchise owners in the UK to begin its global retail outlet expansion.
Revive! UK provides a paint repair service for minor damage to vehicles. Last year saw the company win a number of accolades including the prestigious bfa/HSBC-sponsored, Franchisor of the Year Award for Franchise Support.
Bairstow Eves Countrywide is one of the leading names in the UK residential property sales and lettings market, with more than 250 branches operating across the country. Tiffany Brooking spoke to four of Bairstow Eves' leading franchise owners to discover the key to their success.
Renowned hypnotherapist Susan Hepburn and joint franchisor, James Hepburn, are now inviting organisations and ambitious individuals to assist with the national expansion of Susan Hepburn Clinics.
Successful high street discount retailer Cash Generator specialises in the buying and selling of nearly new products and are widely seen as the 'ebay of the High Street'.
It is not every day that you get a chance to become part of a company destined to be the dominant player in an ever-growing market. Journeys can offer you that chance.
A strong focus on national advertising and increasing brand awareness is paying off big time for automotive paintwork repair specialists ChipsAway.
Whether you’re buying into a franchise or franchising your own business, it’s important to have the right kind of support and guidance before you take the next step. That’s why we have a team of specially trained franchise managers who have a wealth of knowledge, and can offer you practical...
When housewife Mary Ellen Sheets hit on the idea of giving her two high school children a summer holiday business using a cheap van to do moving jobs for friends and neighbours, she could not have guessed that one day that business would become an icon of perfection across the USA.