Autosheen Professional Car Cleaning is the UK's largest and most successful valeting franchise, with a rapidly growing customer base that demands best-in-class service and is prepared to pay premium prices.
Research shows that exercise can improve your health, confidence and quality of life. Now you can help ladies in your area to discover the benefits of exercise for life by investing in a Shapeup & Go fitness centre.
By now, according to the Bank of England's promises, some £75 billion has been pumped into the UK economy through quantitative easing. A further £50 billion was announced in May as the Bank of England reported positive feedback from some businesses who were seeing the credit freeze 'starting to...
Leading mobile valeting franchise Autosheen Professional Car Cleaning is continuing to shine despite the current gloomy economic outlook. According to Chief Executive Lloyd Evans, the secret lies in the highly professional Autosheen approach and the polished performance of both its franchise owners and its exclusive product range
By targeting owners of prestige vehicles, Autosheen franchise owner Chris Hughes says he has made his business recession-resilient and is continuing to grow his turnover
A well loved brand in the UK, Millie's Cookies delivers an exceptional product which is unrivalled in its field.
The appeal of an automotive franchise is not limited just to the 'petrolhead' car enthusiast, in a market where new car sales have taken a massive nosedive there are many franchises focused on servicing existing cars that are experiencing a surge in demand. Here some automotive franchisors provide details of how their own services are being affected by the recession
Despite the well documented problems of the new car manufacturing industry, perhaps surprisingly, franchises in the automotive services sector are offering better than ever opportunities to make money. Lloyd Evans, Chief Executive of ChipsAway, leading automotive paintwork repair franchisor, explains why
Q. ARE THERE ANY SPECIFIC CIRCUMSTANCES WHERE THE FRANCHISOR IS ALLOWED TO TERMINATE THE AGREEMENT?
When it comes to selecting the right franchise opportunity, it's vital you choose a partner that supports your venture's success. Working with Wiltshire Farm Foods you will enjoy every opportunity to grow your business and achieve the rewards you crave.
Founded in 2000, La bottega del Caffè was developed by three partners who shared a passion for the art of coffee making. Currently, there are 47 La bottega del Caffè outlets (44 of which are franchised to Italian entrepreneurs) all over Italy, including Rome, Milan and Florence.
"Pentagon came across as a morally and ethically sound business... knowing I would be giving something back was very appealing."
If you're keen to own a chain of businesses, franchising can provide the solution through multiple franchised ownership
The FiltaFry Franchise continues to be a highly successful business concept after 12 years of network growth which has seen over 60 operations established in the UK.
"It's very rewarding to see someone rise through the ranks to become a Manager within my business."
As the owner of a multi-store Cash Generator franchise, Nick Bourne has seen his turnover increase dramatically and as a result has been able to reward himself and his family accordingly
With a second territory improving his profit margins, Card Connection's Gabriel McGeown is fast becoming one of the network's best performers
Laura Baggott, Franchise Recruitment Executive at Bluebird Care, discusses some of the questions raised by potential franchise owners
This summer university graduates across the UK will be entering one of the toughest job markets in years, for some it could provide the ideal opportunity to launch their career as a franchise owner
Despite having no business experience, Vincent McKevitt has been able to build successful salad bar franchise Tossed in just four years
With guaranteed sales leads and comprehensive training and support, the NIC franchise attracted the attention of budding young entrepreneur Ben Hooper who is aiming to retire by the age of 40
Struggling to find a way forward in a challenging job market, Stuart Yorston was encouraged by his father to investigate franchising. Now a successful business owner with ChipsAway, Stuart is on his way to buying his first house
Six months since the launch of his franchise, CeX franchise owner Stuart Dixon is already in a position to finance a second store and has his target £1 million turnover within sight
As a MOLLY MAID franchise owner Suzanne Barker is now able to holiday abroad on a regular basis, has more control over her work/life balance and is working towards the goal of an early retirement
Dream Doors opened its 25th showroom in January and will have 31 showrooms trading by the end of May.
Ovenclean has served up a franchise for all the Watts family, with husband, wife and now two sons all involved
As an Ovenclean franchisee, you will enjoy an easyto- manage business, with low overheads and excellent earnings potential; operating in the rapidly expanding, yet virtually untapped oven cleaning marketplace.
With his business generating a net monthly turnover of £3,000 and a better work/life balance, Kal Patel is pleased he decided to invest in the Well Polished franchise
By investing in a London House franchise, Simon Moppett has turned his life around and now has complete control of his work/life balance
Backed by a comprehensive training programme, Safeclean franchise owners are launching businesses of the highest professional standards
THE future looks bright for SITB, the franchise with the Cadbury factor. In fact, the current UK economic climate has reinforced the SITB product, as franchise owners see an increase in chocolate sales.
Dublcheck franchise owner Graham Hey has seen his franchise flourish since 2004 when he bought his £48,000 turnover package. Today, with Dublcheck's guidance, he has grown the business to a £360,000 annual turnover
With head office taking care of invoicing and administration, Look Local franchise owners can focus on growing their businesses
Look Local franchisees are bucking the current trend and experiencing an upturn in business.
The expansion of international consumer research group Ayton Global Research continues apace with their recent tie up in Croatia with entrepreneur Davor Dubokovic. This is the third successful franchise about to be signed by AGR, following the roll out of the concept by AGR's founder Sue Ayton in 2008.