FDS has revealed that there are still spaces available on its next half day seminar taking place on Tuesday 22 February 2011 in Norwich. Aimed at business owners looking for expand their business via franchising, the FDS Seminar aims to provide all the information and advice needed to successfully establish a franchise network.

The Seminar is delivered by a bfa-Affiliated FDS consultant and will be based on FDS’ extensive franchising experience. Topics covered during the seminar include:

  • The three ways to franchise any business.
  • How long it takes to successfully franchise a business.
  • Outline of a Franchise Development Business Plan.
  • Estimated time scales and budget requirements.
  • The importance of the Evaluation Analysis.
  • What laws relate to franchising.
  • The 21 key areas of a Business Format Franchise.

As each seminar has a limited number of places a company may book up to two delegates* for a registration fee of £25 each, which will cover the cost of an information pack that includes a copy of the current edition of the UKFD, two editions of The Franchise Magazine, and a copy of the slide presentation.

Bookings are also being taken for seminars taking place later in the year. These are taking place on:
Wednesday 30 March 201l, Manchester and Norwich
Wednesday 13 April 2011, London, in collaboration with NatWest/RBS
Tuesday 19 April 2011, Manchester
Wednesday 20 April 2011, London, in collaboration with Lloyds TSB

If you want to book a place please contact Marisa on 01603 620 301

*To qualify you must be the owner of a business that is considering expansion by franchising or a franchisor wanting to revisit your franchise strategy for more effective expansion. Should you not qualify you can still attend by paying the £75 + VAT registration fee.