Dublcheck has presented its franchisee David Davies with its Business Development Award in recognition of his hard work. In just four years, David (pictured, C, with Managing Director Mark Sansom and Chairman Carol Stewart-Gill) has increased his turnover from £36,000 to £300,000, £130,000 of...
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While the business media in general is lurching from one bad news story to the next - redundancies, factory closures, rising unemployment statistics, etc. - we in the franchise media, are consistently finding that the individuals we are interviewing, people who have invested in a franchised...
Less than two years on from the launch of his ChipsAway franchise, Rob Hussey is looking at expanding his business horizons and taking on an employee to cope with the volume of work flowing in
Looking at franchise opportunities? Thinking about starting your own accountancy practice?
Look Local franchisees are bucking the current trend and experiencing an upturn in business.
By following the Select Appointments tried and tested business model Darren Leppard has built a seven figure business
A TruGreen franchisee provides lawn care services to domestic and commercial customers, including weed and feed, scarification, aeration and hard surface weed control.
Management franchise Caremark has provided franchisee Farina Tayub with the opportunity to build and develop a successful business
Offering onsite furniture repairs and restoration, including leather, upholstery, wood, laminate and UPVC, Furniture Medic franchisees enjoy a varied and creative occupation.
Despite a recession the demand for home cleaning remains strong. More and more women are finding they have to go out to work due to financial pressures, thus creating more customer availability.
We're looking for professionally minded people who want to be part of the exciting and lucrative Freight Forwarding market and share in our success
RooferMan is a company which targets the domestic roofing market, and provides the UK householder with a reliable and professional approach at service levels normally reserved for the large corporate client.
Molly Maid has been established in the UK for 25 years offering a white collar management franchise opportunity in the domestic cleaning sector
You owe it to yourself to look at MOLLY MAID if you're thinking of a management franchise in the domestic cleaning market.
While other businesses may be feeling the credit crunch, Cash Generator franchisees like Keith Buchan remain unaffected. The high footfall in his store means he is able to proceed with his expansion plans
Cash Generator is the most successful Buy & Sell Store group in the UK. Our business model provides multiple profit streams to maximise profitability and safety. Most of our franchisees believe this is our greatest strength, not least in the ability to offer services that are popular in all economic conditions.
The slowing property market is steering new business to Safeclean, as the company looks to its 37 year pedigree to see it through the economic downturn
Extensive National Account work sourced by head office is providing Autosheen franchisees with a steady stream of business. Franchisee Mark Worthington reveals how Autosheen's support has enabled his business to grow
With existing customers on tap, you can make money from Day One with an Autosheen franchise.
A specialist in financial and commercial investigation, London House was established 13 years ago and now has a network covering 45 franchise territories in the UK. Franchisees provide a range of specialist services to blue chip clients such as Barclays Bank, HSBC Group and Dixons Stores Group, including:
Founded in the USA, Auntie Anne's Pretzels is providing franchisee Stephen Downey with a successful business that has plenty of room for growth
With a projected one million pound first year turnover and a long-term goal of becoming multiple CeX unit owners, franchisee Rafakat Ali and his wife Safeena are working all hours to ensure their business is a success
Despite the continuation of the economic downturn many Dublcheck franchisees have recorded substantial business growth over the last year
CHEMEX INTERNATIONAL began life as a franchise in 1985 (then called Chemical Express), selling the company's own, specially manufactured cleaning and hygiene products. It had enjoyed a good reputation, winning the title of Franchisor of the Year in 1996. But it had been a single-operator type opportunity.
The UK's growing aged population is providing increasing impetus to the domiciliary care sector, which provides assistance to people in their own homes, improving quality of life
The growth of EmbroidMe worldwide has continued apace in 2008. With representation in over 15 countries there are now over 500 EmbroidMe outlets operating worldwide
Mortgageforce's Academy programme gives inexperienced prospective franchisees a head start in the financial services industry
Beauty salon Cannelle has launched its franchise opportunity and seeks franchisees to operate salons nationwide
Snack distribution franchise Snack-in-the-Box remains bouyant despite the credit crunch as employees continue to enjoy its Cadbury brand product range
The new Apollo at home franchise is providing a credit crunch-friendly retail opportunity in the growing home improvements sector worth over £1 billion
A new low cost mobile franchise opportunity to become part of the UK's most successful window blinds franchise
Despite the economic downturn business is going strong for TaxAssist Accountants with the launch of its 70th shop front franchise as well as its first Irish operation
With low overheads and booming online sales generated for franchisees, etyres is offering a 21st century business concept for the tyre market
As a Hydro-Dynamix franchisee Eric Lloyd has been able to take control of his future and his earning potential by delivering a range of cleaning services to a wide spectrum of clients
A new breed of weatherproof, mould proof and warp proof fencing has arrived in the UK from Australia and it has already made a name for itself in the outside design market
All Trades Network is launching new franchisees every month across the UK as its network growth develops a head of steam. One of the newest batch is Steve Edwards, whose previous experience in the insurance-related property repair industry helped him recognise an excellent opportunity