July 2006 - Franchise UK

Monthly Archives - July 2006

Redundancy provides springboard for new oven valeting franchise business in Aylesbury

Ovenu, the specialist oven valeting franchise, has helped former printer Liam Flynn use redundancy as a springboard into a new career.Liam, 44, who is from Aylesbury, has launched Ovenu to provide householders with a professional oven valeting service.Ovenu will offer its environmentally-friendly service to homes across Buckinghamshire including Aylesbury, Winslow and Princes Risborough. Liam will also serve parts of Hertfordshire including Tring.After being made redundant for a second time in a year when the printing company he was working [...]

By Georgia, Its An Exovations Franchise!

Exovations launches franchise business throughout Georgia.While celebrating its ten year anniversary, EXOVATIONS announced today its official plans to franchise its business in the fastest growing metros in the Southeast. The first franchise opportunities include territories of Albany, Athens, Augusta, Chattanooga, Columbus/Auburn, Dalton, Macon, Savannah and Valdosta. The company expects to grant twenty-four franchise units in the Southeast within one year.EXOVATIONS currently operates in the Metro-Atlanta area and has developed a significant customer base in a relatively short period of [...]

Fit Franchise Gets The Wind Up Chicago City

Chicago's personal trainer network franchise celebrates successful first year.Connecting clients with personal trainers, www.PersonalTrainerNetwork.com has found its niche in Chicago's fitness market.Chicago’s newest fitness matchmaker, www.PersonalTrainerNetwork.com, is looking at a bright future after a successful first year matching over 1300 clients with the right personal trainers. Launched in June 2005, Personal Trainer Network, which services Chicago and its five collar counties, has grown its trainer base to over 135 personal trainers representing 58 different specialties and 43 certifications.“The key [...]

Cajun Franchise Turns Chicken

Cajun franchise company partners with Martin Capital on new unit development.Martin Capital adds Church's Chicken to its client portfolio and announces development agreements for three new units. Martin Capital has been selected by Cajun Operating Company, parent of Church's Chicken, to develop and finance three Church's Chicken restaurant locations in Memphis, Tennessee, and Kaufman, Texas. All three of these projects will use the development and construction services of Martin Capital in addition to leaseback financing for both build-to-suit and [...]

Coffee shop franchises, a sound investment

Coffee Shop Franchises, a sound investment?Investing in coffee shop franchises could prove an extremely wise business move.Over the past decade the Internet has become an integral part of most people's lives with easy and affordable access, wherever they are a necessity for many. That's why investing in an Internet cafe franchise could prove an extremely wise business move.For over ten years the Internet cafe industry has flourished as more and more people look to get online while stopping for [...]

Video Game Franchise Grows 208 percent in 60 Days

Fuelled by a consistently expanding demographic reach, a devoted customer base and a winning retailing concept, the Play N Trade franchise has experienced unprecedented growth in recent months.The franchise has been touted as one of the fastest growing franchises in the nation with a track record to prove it! Within the last 60 days over 27 franchises have been purchased which translates into 208% growth. Currently, there are 41 franchises sold and 16 stores open nationwide.“We couldn’t be more [...]

Double-Click – e Learning for Franchisors has arrived

e-Learning for franchisors focus of new website.Franchise systems are wasting time and money relying on traditional training methods. 24/7 learning access from anywhere on the planet is a reality...and more cost-effective.Specializing in offering web-based e-Learning systems to franchise companies, webSolve, LLC has launched a new website - www.elearning4franchisors.com - touting the benefits of e-Learning for franchise systems.“There really is no reason to wait. When franchisors factor in their current training costs with franchisee travel and lodging costs, it becomes [...]

Fit Franchise Gets The Wind Up Chicago City

Fit Franchise Gets The Wind Up Chicago CityPosted on: 31/07/2006Chicago's personal trainer network franchise celebrates successful first year.Connecting clients with personal trainers, www.PersonalTrainerNetwork.com has found its niche in Chicago's fitness market.Chicago’s newest fitness matchmaker, www.PersonalTrainerNetwork.com, is looking at a bright future after a successful first year matching over 1300 clients with the right personal trainers. Launched in June 2005, Personal Trainer Network, which services Chicago and its five collar counties, has grown its trainer base to over 135 personal [...]

Franchise Signed, Sealed…

Brantano franchise uses Unisto reusable electronic seals for increased security.Brantano (UK) Ltd has selected Unisto’s award-winning, electronic seals to increase the security of its UK deliveries. The Crypta 2K seals have been fitted to its fleet that is operated for the company by Frans Maas UK Ltd.Previously, single use plastic seals had been used to seal the vehicles between deliveries but the company felt that these were too easy to be circumvented, compromising the security of the goods. The [...]

Cajun Franchise Turns Chicken

Cajun franchise company partners with Martin Capital on new unit development.Martin Capital adds Church's Chicken to its client portfolio and announces development agreements for three new units. Martin Capital has been selected by Cajun Operating Company, parent of Church's Chicken, to develop and finance three Church's Chicken restaurant locations in Memphis, Tennessee, and Kaufman, Texas. All three of these projects will use the development and construction services of Martin Capital in addition to leaseback financing for both build-to-suit and [...]

Video Game Arcade Franchises Add Kerrrr-ching!

Savvy investors could be wise to take advantage of one of the biggest entertainment industries in the world and invest in a video game arcade franchise.Since the launch of the Atari home games console in the 1970s, the video game industry has grown at a dramatic pace. Video game arcades took off as fans flocked to play Pac-Man, Donkey Kong and Space Invaders and over 30 years later they are still as popular as ever.Technology may have changed but [...]

Sandwich Shop Franchises A Cut Above

A sandwich shop franchise could provide a wide range of opportunities for anyone hoping to set-up their own business. The increased demand for snacks-on-the-go means that sandwich shops could be a great way to make money as well as providing a direct opportunity to deal with the general public. Potential franchisees are reminded that before committing to any operation they must make sure they do adequate market research and sufficient preparation for setting-up their own venture.The first step for anyone [...]