Smith & Henderson, founders of the Best Franchise Awards have named the winners for 2016. The awards were made following their annual Best Franchise Conference.
The British Franchise Association (BFA) reports that its Women In Franchising event was a great success with over a hundred delegates.
Adam Holmes, Andrew Blackhurst and Nathan Holmes, of Revive! Auto Innovations, have won the top title of BFA/HSBC Franchisee of the Year.
The Encouraging Women into Franchising awards have announced this year’s winners.
TaxAssist Accountants reports that it now services the needs of over 60,000 clients across the UK, with a combined fee bank of over £40m.
ShakeTastic, the milkshake and juice bar, has opened its first franchise in Doha, at the Novo Cinema in Pearl-Qatar.
Julie Taylor, managing director of Franchise Resales, talks about how the company is expanding and introduces its new finance director, David Williams, who was previously with the Royal Bank of Scotland. Derrick Simpson, who co-founded the business, reflects on the company’s early days before the management buy-out led by Taylor.
Of all the issues that arise for both would-be and existing franchisors none come higher up the scale than franchisee recruitment.
For far too long, there has been an untruth in franchising when the time comes for a franchisee to sell his business and go on to pastures new.
It is no secret that there are several organisations currently interested in acquiring franchised networks to build a stable of such businesses.
Joseph Valente, the winner of the The Apprentice 2015, is one of the two keynote speakers at the forthcoming British & International Franchise Exhibition.
Tutor Doctor, the home tutoring specialists, franchise resale in Bath is passionate about education and making a difference in the lives of children and adults.
Papa John’s, the leading pizza franchise chain, has teamed-up with Save the Children again this year to raise funds for children around the world.
Warrens Bakery, one of the UK’s top three craft bakeries and the world’s oldest pasty maker, has announced that it is now offering franchises.