Companies that provide services to the franchise community.
Companies that provide services to the franchise community.
Franchise Development Services, FDS, are continuing to promote this service aimed at individuals who are seeking to acquire “An Established Franchise For Sale As A Going Concern” or simply make a direct approach to the franchisor for a new start franchise.
Franchise Development Services (FDS), headquartered in Norwich, Norfolk have announced that they are awarding their master franchise rights to open a new office in Lisbon, Portugal.
Franchise Development Services (FDS) wish to extend their congratulations to its Franchise Sales and Resales Consultant, Jess Bains MICBA, for his successful completion of a tandem skydive in aid of charity.
Both Master Franchise and multi-unit owners can point to several advantages of their franchise business models.
Franchise Development Services (FDS) is dedicated to franchising, specialising in providing quality business solutions to help business owners grow their companies through franchise development
Having provided a comprehensive range of services to both established and prospective franchisors and franchise owners since 1981, Franchise Development Services (FDS) continues to operate at the forefront of UK franchise activity. Managing Director for FDS, Professor Roy Seaman explains the details of this premium investment opportunity.
Inarguably the most important document when applying for finance from a bank is the business plan.
As many consultants will tell you, investing in a new launch franchise has multiple advantages, not least the extra attention that accompanies being one of the original franchise owners for a business.
If you ever dreamed of being your own boss or owning your own business then you must look at franchising.
Franchise Development Services (FDS) has announced Lebanon is braced for a franchise revolution. This news comes as Managing Director, Roy Seaman, delivered a franchise seminar in Beirut to a large audience, which included the Lebanese Minister for Industry and an impressive contingent of national Lebanese media.
The Franchise Magazine aims to bring readers unique insight into certain trends that are expected to be significant in the foreseeable future.
As Ireland moves into a new state of economic welbeing, it is perhaps timely that Barry Connellan, an experienced Irish businessman, takes on the role of Managing Director of Franchise Development Solutions International, with the intention of bringing further prosperity to the country. Here he talks about his past, present, and plans for the future.
Franchise Development Services is now extending its franchise consultancy network and invites applications from motivated and passionate professionals to become a franchise consultant.
According to figures produced by Franchise Development Services (FDS), 2014 is set to be a very good year indeed for both franchisors and franchise owners alike.
The International Franchise Directory has been launched to provide the latest news and availability of franchise brands being offered to the world at large
FDS Southern Franchise Consultant, Gary Rigby, speaks with Nick Cooper, Franchise Director of lettings franchise Northwood
Norwich-based franchise consultants and publishers, Franchise Development Services (FDS), has just re-launched their corporate website http://fdsfranchise.com. The new look website has a clean and modern feel, with new features and refreshed copy, along with improved functionality and...
With FDS opening new offices around the world, Jenna Leeds reports on last year’s addition to the network, Stephen O’Donovan operating in the United Arab Emirates
FDS has got off to a flying start in 2013 with two further offices to open in Lebanon and Pakistan. Here Jenna Leeds reports on the company’s continuing global success
Franchise Development Service (FDS) has successfully expanded its international network further with the signing of three more territories.
Franchise Development Services Ltd has played a major role in developing international franchising across the world since 1981. With over 30 years of experience in developing and managing franchises both nationally and internationally
Franchise Development Services have expanded their successful international network in the United Arab Emirates, where Stephen O’Donovan is heading up the new office
Franchise Development Services is pleased to announce the successful expansion of its international network with the launch of its United Arab Emirates office, which will be under the direction of Stephen O’Donovan
We are so confident in franchising as a business model that we have already franchised our own business across the UK and in Europe and Australia
Thinking of investing in your own franchise? Don’t get so taken in by all the hype and excitement that you ignore any warning signs. Professor Roy Seaman CFE, QFP offers 10 tips to get you started on the road to franchise success
A Franchise Network Evening is being held during National Franchise Week that will allow franchise professionals to meet others in the industry while learning more about how the sector is developing. Open to both franchisors and franchise owner, the event is taking place on Monday 1 October 2012...
Are you one of the more ambitious franchisors wanting to expand into new international markets? If so, then you should seriously think about Master Franchising or one of the alternatives to take your brand into new territory
Through a network of offices in the UK, Spain and Australia, our experienced franchise professionals provide a comprehensive range of services to help individuals and organisations to own a franchise or franchise their business
For franchisors thinking about franchising their business internationally, Franchise Development Services (FDS) recommends starting with a detailed pre-entry study to help assess the suitability of the business for market expansion. This pre-entry study covers up to 21 key areas which include...
Founded in 1981 by Roy and Judy Seaman, Franchise Development Services has become globally renowned among the franchise community
Franchising in the UK is set to grow 10 per cent over the next five years, according to Professor Roy Seaman CFE, Managing Director of Franchise Development Services. Making the announcement at a conference before the launch of the UK National Franchise Week, Professor Seaman urged the government...
Whether you’re already a franchisor or a business considering franchising your operation for other markets, an important event at Duxford on October 13 is essential for you. UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) and Franchise Development Services (FDS) have put together a seminar that will enable...
Do you have a successful business that you would like to expand? Currently over 1,500 companies in the UK are using franchising as a route to business growth, and your business could be suited to taking advantage of this proven methodology too. Here are 10 advantages that franchising provides over direct expansion
Franchise templates are a useful tool for businesses wanting to expand their brand, but should not be used to replace the services of a Franchise Consultant
Before creating a franchise offering, prospective franchisors must first determine whether or not their business has what it takes to be successful as a franchise model. With the assistance of an experienced Franchise Consultant you will be able to obtain a realistic and non-biased opinion of the...
Around 250,000 new jobs are to be created by the franchise industry within the next 18 months, according to Franchise Development Services (FDS). FDS is one of the country’s leading franchise consultancy companies and has recently published the UK Franchise Directory (pictured), which lists over...
The Caribbean is highlighting its franchise potential to international franchisors with a series of exhibitions and events taking place this year. These events include the first ever Franchise Pavilion held in Trinidad, which will be part of the Trade Investment Convention being held on June...
Through a network of offices in the UK and Europe, our experienced franchise professionals provide a comprehensive range of services to help individuals and organisations to own a franchise or franchise their business. We design our programmes to suit each individual client and then ensure that...
Franchising is now recognised as the single most successful business expansion concept in history. It is probably the best leverage growth system ever created and is fast becoming the primary method of doing business around the world. Some of the most successful businesses in history are...