Business owners keen to expand their businesses through franchising will gain advice and guidance from industry experts at the FDS Franchise Seminar taking place on 3 August.

The FDS Franchise Seminar is organised by Franchise Development Services (FDS), a franchise consultancy company that has 30 years of experience in the industry. In order for attendees to gain the best possible advice, the FDS Franchise Seminar will be presented by a British Franchise Association Affiliated FDS Franchise Consultant and will provide a thorough insight into how to successfully franchise a business.

The topics covered 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; and The 21 key areas of a Business Format Franchise.

The seminar is to be held in Norwich and has a limited number of places. A registration fee of £25 per delegate* is applicable.

To book a place call Marisa Aeschbach on 01603 620 301 or email

*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. Registration fee includes an information pack, the current edition of The UK Franchise Directory, two editions of The Franchise Magazine, and a copy of the slide presentation.