After only two years in franchising, the New Driveway Company has been shortlisted for the BFA Emerging Franchisor of the Year Award.
The Crolla family, who have been making traditional Italian ice cream in Glasgow for four generations, is to grow its Crolla’s Gelateria through franchising.
Front cover feature – An award-winning company, C2 Safety, is recruiting franchisees to join its network of health and safety advisors and says that it is the first company in its field in the UK to launch as a franchise.
Veeno, the Italian wine café franchise is aiming to create the first network of wine cafés across the UK and is looking for franchisees to join its system.
Trevor Brocklebank, co-founder and chief executive of Home Instead Senior Care, has been elected the new BFA chairman at the association’s annual meeting in Birmingham.
The Beat Theory Fitness franchise offers personal training sessions where workouts are based on the excess post-exercise oxygen consumption theory.
Front cover feature – Shuttercraft has been growing by 30% each year due to the popularity of window shutters, which now include fire retardant and anti-bacterial shutters. The company has selected areas available for franchisees that want to join this growing market.
The state-of-the-art restaurant has a host of features such as self-order kiosks, where customers can browse the entire menu and check the nutritional information, plus free to use tablets.
With global expansion being a milestone in development for many businesses, more and more franchises are looking to go international, reports Pip Wilkins of the British Franchise Association.