Fitness franchising booming as almost half of Brits seek out a...

Nearly half of the UK is looking to join a new gym a recent survey has revealed, meaning that the health and fitness industry...

UK’s top franchises honoured at bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year...

The British Franchise Association (bfa) has revealed the most exceptional franchise businesses of the last 12 months at the bfa HSBC Franchisor of the...

Finalists named for 2016 bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards

The British Franchise Association (bfa) has revealed the 20 nominees who will compete for the right to be named the bfa HSBC Franchisee of...

Mark Harvey, managing director, VIP Bin Cleaning

It’s an exciting time for VIP Bin Cleaning: big changes in the waste management sector have led to a huge increase in demand, a...

Finalists announced for bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year Awards

A diverse range of businesses will compete for the biggest accolades in UK franchising after the British Franchise Association (bfa) revealed the shortlist for...

Could franchising unlock your business dreams?

Could franchising unlock your business dreams? Thomas Coe, solicitor at Wright Hassall examines the potential.

2015 bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year awards winners announced

The UK's most exceptional franchisees have been recognised by the British Franchise Association (bfa) at the bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards, supported...

Top tips for first time franchising

Want to be your own boss? Franchising could be the answer for you. But how do you get started? Pip Wilkins, Head of Operations at...

Rush chairman, Andy Phouli wins British Hairdressing Director of the Year

Congratulations to Rush co-founder and chairman Andy Phouli at the 2015 HJ British Hairdressing Business Awards.  Andy started Rush in 1994 with his partner Stel,...

Thinking of becoming a franchisee – what is the legal framework?

As franchising continues to be a popular means of operating a business, franchising solicitor at Keystone Law, Lyndsay Gough, shares some useful pointers for...

Five minutes with… Vicki Prout, Sherpa Kids

Each week we catch up with a different entrepreneur to discover what makes them tick, their top tips and more. This week we spend...

Winners of the bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year Awards 2015...

Agency Express take the top accolade as franchisors from across the UK met to celebrate the best in the industry in 2015. The UK's most...

Valuable community service sweeps across UK

Driving Miss Daisy, a New Zealand-based franchise with networks in Australia and Canada, is now fully operating in the UK. Driving Miss Daisy are...

Shortlist announced for Franchisee of the Year Awards 2015

Twenty of the UK's best franchising entrepreneurs have been shortlisted for the bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards 2015, supported by Express Newspapers. Following...

Mail Boxes Etc. go the extra mile

Mail Boxes Etc. recently held their annual franchisee conference near their headquarters in Oxford. The event was a massive success with around 100 franchisees...