Who on earth started the trend of calling franchisees ‘franchise owners’? Similarly, what’s with the term ‘master franchisor’ when describing the foreign party to an international franchise agreement? By Brian Duckett, The Franchising Centre.
Agency Express, the estate agency board maintenance service, has won the BFA/HSBC Franchisor of the Year award.
Subway, the world’s largest sandwich franchise, has opened its 2,000 store in its UK and Ireland region at Hemel Hempstead. (more…)
A leading pizza franchise, Papa John’s, has announced that Abhishek Sachdeva has opened the company’s latest franchised store in St Helens. (more…)
LloydsPharmacy has opened its first franchised outlet at Gloucester. LloydsPharmacy has over 1,600 pharmacies across the UK.
Shuttercraft, the UK’s leading window shutters franchise, offers opportunities in selected parts of the country surveying, selling and installing their finest quality S:CRAFT range of made-to-measure interior window shutters and blinds. (more…)
Dream Doors, the kitchen makeover firm, has had a record-breaking year, with company turnover topping £20m for the first time and the average franchisee increasing its turnover by 20 per cent. (more…)
View the latest franchise listings on our site. They include homecare, management of leaflet distribution, recruitment of health care staff, and training franchises. (more…)
A handy introduction to franchising for aspiring franchisees and franchisors. This guide, offers advice from major figures in the industry on such essential areas, for prospective franchisees, as the ethics of franchising, raising finance, assessing franchises, the benefit of buying a resale; and, for prospective franchisors, on turning a business into a franchise, the structures […]