Two brands have been recognised in both the franchisor and franchisee awards in the BFA/HSBC Franchise Awards 2019.
U.S.-based after-school programme and camp, Code Ninjas, which teaches children how to code by building video games is looking to expanding into the UK.
The North American chain, Quick Lane Tyre & Autocentre, has opened its first UK franchised outlet in Reading, Berkshire.
Amadeus, the catering services company that operates franchises with Starbucks and Subway has added a further food and beverage franchise to its portfolio, Barrel & Stone.
The children’s music class franchise, Monkey Music, has announced a new partnership with Izzy Judd, the musician and author.
The Norwegian gym chain, HITIO Gym, has signed its first UK franchise agreement, as part of the company’s international expansion programme.
Cover story: Winners of the BFA/HSBC Franchise Awards 2019 Two brands, Driver Hire and Window to the Womb, have both been recognised in the franchisor and franchisee awards, which saw Driver Hire taking the title of Franchisor of the Year.
The UK Italian street food chain, Wolf that offers fresh, healthy Italian meals has welcomed franchisee, Ehsan Shammasizadeh.
Steve and Sue Pasco, Subway Business Development Agents with 15 franchise stores, have opened the first drive-thru Subway in the south of England.
The housekeeping service Bright & Beautiful has welcomed its first ever mother and daughter franchise team, Jane and Katie Brookes.
Ovenu, a UK leading oven valeting franchise, celebrated 25 years of successful business at its recent annual general meeting with its 100-strong network.
Gurpreet Singh, the franchisee of Anytime Fitness Fleet, has broken the global company record for presale memberships by opening his gym with 1,396 members.
German Doner Kebab has announced it is embarking on a major expansion plan for the UK, which will see an investment of over £6m.
Pip Wilkins explores why businesses should look to enter the Scottish market, and why businesses in the region should look to start franchising.
Turtle Tots has received international recognition for its baby swimming programme by the U.S.-based Mom’s Choice Awards.
Signarama UK has been acquired by Anas Saltaji, the master licensee for Signarama Canada, where he has grown the network to 49 locations since 2012.
Kall Kwik has its youngest centre director, 29-year-old George Rumball, who has become the new franchisee restoring the brand to the City of London.