Covering all the latest developments in the franchise market.
Covering all the latest developments in the franchise market.
A world of opportunity presents itself to aspiring business owners at The British & International Franchise Exhibition, coming to London’s Olympia on 9 & 10 March.
Richard Bradshaw, franchisee at Driver Hire Guildford, was a 'highly commended' finalist in the 'Franchisee of the Year' category at the 2017 'Startups' awards.
Richard Bradshaw, franchisee of Driver Hire’s Guildford office, is in line for a national award. He’s one of the finalists in the 2017 ‘Startups.co.uk’ awards.
Houses in Multiple Occupation, or HMOs as they are more commonly referred to in the property investment sector, remain one of the most profitable buy-to-let models around.
For more than a decade, Platinum Property Partners has understood that there is a burning need for affordable shared accommodation post-university
New underwriting standards for the buy-to-let market have been introduced this week from the Prudential Regulatory Authority (PRA).
Franchise marketing excellence recognised and celebrated at the 12th annual Franchise Marketing Awards.
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.
Michelle Niziol, a highly successful entrepreneur in the property sector, will motivate event visitors to pursue their entrepreneurial ambitions with her keynote presentation.
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.
Franchise owners and their teams expressed huge pride in the work they do to improve the lives of Bluebird Care customers at the company’s annual awards.
A stand-out feature of the seminar programme at The National Franchise Exhibition is the keynote session to be presented by Abel Campos, Head of Franchising & Field Services for McDonald’s UK.
During the summer, Driver Hire, the leading transport and logistics recruitment franchise, announced the completion of three joint venture franchises in Liverpool, Doncaster and at its Maidstone & Medway office.
The UK’s first Multi-unit Franchise Conference will launch at Birmingham’s NEC on 13 0ctober, offering ambitious entrepreneurs specialist insights into the lucrative world of multi-unit franchising.
On Friday 13 October and Saturday 14 October Bluebird Care will be at The National Franchise Exhibition, held at the NEC in Birmingham.
The Carlisle office of leading recruitment franchise, Driver Hire, has a new owner – Marc Harrison.
Bluebird Care are pleased to welcome John and Sarah Tobbell to the Bluebird Care network, who have recently purchased the Selby & Part East Riding territory.
Ovenclean, the UK’s original oven cleaning service, are thrilled to announce the launch of their brand-new responsive and fully optimised website.
Driver Hire is in the medals again. The leading recruitment franchise collected silver in the 2017 bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year awards, organised by the British Franchise Association.
Bluebird Care, the UK's leading homecare provider, have won the UK's top accolade in franchising.
The Derby office of leading recruitment franchise, Driver Hire, has a new owner – Kathy Wylie.
Data from a recent survey amongst tenants living in a Platinum Property Partners’ HMO (House in Multiple Occupation) revealed that 99% would consider recommending their property and landlord.
Victoria Webber of Bluebird Care North East Lincolnshire & Lincoln has been shortlisted in the Young Franchisee of the Year category in the bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards 2017
More than three in four (79%) tenants could not afford the average rent rise needed for most landlords to remain profitable as a result of upcoming changes to the way mortgage interest payments are taxed.
Behavioural Economist Roger Martin-Fagg treated Platinum Property Partners to a presentation analysing and predicting the effects of a turbulent 2016 on the future of the British economy at a recent Workshop.
A former truck industry major player is the new Business Doctors franchisee for South Yorkshire.
ActionCOACH’s 2017 annual conference was one of their most successful to date with the largest group of franchise owners attending the two-day event in their 14-year history.
Investigate the wealth of opportunities franchising has to offer at The National Franchise Exhibition on 17 and 18 February
ActionCOACH has secured an exclusive UK deal for their franchise owners to deliver the pioneering Engage and Grow programme.
Insurance companies have once again come in for criticism from consumer groups, after it was revealed they penalise motorists for accidents or minor damage – even when it’s not their fault.
Home Instead Senior Care has secured a ninth ‘outstanding’ rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) following the inspection of its Oldham and Saddleworth franchise.
Denise Parker’s CV is certainly one to admire. An executive and personal coach, business trainer, facilitator and published author, Denise has almost 20 years’ experience leading development programmes for large corporations, small businesses and Central Government.
The country’s top franchisees have been named by the British Franchise Association (bfa) at the 2016 HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards.
It was a carnival atmosphere in Leeds on Wednesday 28th September when people took to the streets to celebrate the achievements of Yorkshire’s Olympians and Paralympians during a city centre parade.
Leading pizza franchise, Papa John’s, has announced the opening of its latest franchised store on Sturry Road in Canterbury.
September proved to be a month to remember for Driver Hire’s franchisees. The leading transport & logistics recruitment specialist’s nationwide network chalked up turnover of £10.7m – an all time record in the company’s thirty plus years of trading.
Charles Millar is no stranger to being his own boss. He’s worked for himself on and off since he was 20 years old in the IT sector for some of the world’s largest brands, including Hewlett Packard and UBS Bank.
Anytime Fitness, the world’s fastest growing fitness franchise, today announces the opening of its 100th UK health club.
ActionCOACH was awarded Best Mid-Priced Franchise (£25-99k investment) at the RBS Best Franchise Awards 2016.
European CEO Magazine has awarded Ian Christelow, co-founder and Managing Director of ActionCOACH UK, the world’s number one business services franchise*, the Business Coaching “Entrepreneur of the Year 2016” for Western Europe.
In 2013, ActionCOACH was awarded “5 Star Franchisee Satisfaction” status by Smith and Henderson, following outstanding feedback undertaken anonymously by ActionCOACH franchise owners. This year, they have secured the 5 Star status again and have been shortlisted for the Best Mid-Priced Franchise 2016.
Jamie Goral joined ActionCOACH in 2013 and in just two years won their award for best business growth. One year later and he has been shortlisted for the Startups Franchisee of the Year 2016.
Andrew Davis enjoyed a successful career in the British Army with active service in the Balkans and Iraq, and has gone on to build a highly successful business providing quality care at home to older people and vulnerable adults.