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Choosing the franchise that is right for you is an exciting time but with so many franchises available, it can be hard work identifying the right opportunity. The UK Franchise Directory offers a guiding light, presenting a wealth of information and guidance on the franchise opportunities available in the UK.

Since 1985, FDS has published this award winning publication. This directory has gone from strength to strength identifying every known brand and franchise opportunity in the UK. This is also supported by the online version Market research has identified continuing demand for a new printed directory in the form of numerous enquiries from prospect franchisees, bookshops, libraries, accountants, lawyers and banks. In March, FDS will be launching the 22nd edition at the British & International Franchise Exhibition at Olympia, London (20th-21st). This is likely to be the most sought after publication for aspiring entrepreneurs interested in owning a franchise.

This publication will list every known franchisor in the UK and Ireland, providing essential information on more than 1,300 franchisors currently offering opportunities. By listing every franchisor currently operating, the directory will be a starting point for everyone beginning their research into the franchise industry. Facts and figures will be in an easy to compare format and there will be more than 60 pages of advice and guidance for prospective franchisors and franchise owners. The UK Franchise Directory will be purchased by some of the most serious investors in the UK and readers will have the most comprehensive selection of franchises at their finger tips.

The UK Franchise Directory 22nd edition:

  • The authoritative guide to franchising in the UK
  • Excellent value - 2,000 hours of research for just £35!
  • Featuring every known franchising opportunity in every industry in the UK, with every franchise brand included
  • Proven track record for over 21 years
  • Distributed at all major UK exhibitions
  • An up-to-the-minute online resource for the latest opportunities


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