September 2009 - Franchise UK

Monthly Archives - September 2009

A Polished Finish by Signs Express

Signs Express (Warwick) to help fill the signage gap at its new surgery. Having previously been called the Church Street Practice, dentists Tony and Lisa Appleton needed to change the practice's name having moved location from Church Street to Aintree Road in Stratford-upon-Avon. To complement the fresh look of the surgery, Signs Express was contacted to provide numerous signs for the building including exterior entrance signs, reception signs, window graphics as well as doorplates.Signs Express (Warwick) centre owner Andrew Slater commented on the project: "Managing partner [...]

Signs Express Franchise Matchday Sponsorship

With the 2009/2010 football season recently underway Signs Express in Exeter took advantage of the early pairing of Exeter City at home to Norwich City to commence celebrations of their 15th year in business.With the Signs Express franchise HQ based in Norwich the match provided an ideal opportunity for the Signs Express centres to demonstrate their continued support for their local teams by taking on the matchday sponsorship for Exeter's first home game of recent times in League 1.A number of Signs Express [...]

Tatem Earns Certified Franchise Executive Credentials

SIGNARAMA (West Palm Beach, FL) announces its president, Jim Tatem, has received his Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) credentials from the Institute of Certified Franchise Executives.The CFE program is designed to help franchise executives build expertise and expand their knowledge of franchising. Candidates meet CFE requirements by attending seminars on a wide range of franchising topics, going to franchising conferences and events and completing online educational courses within a period of three years."The CFE is well-respected among franchise leaders," says Tatem. "Obtaining my CFE gives me the [...]

McDonald v McCurry rumbles on

McDonalds has over 185 restaurants thoroughout Malaysia and have been in a legal dispute with McCurry, a Malaysian restaurant owner who's specialities include fish head curry.This has been so far an eight-year legal battle between the two parties over copyright. The case will be heard at the High Court. 

Reading Franchise Show

If you are interested in finding out more about franchising The Madejski Stadium, Reading is the place to visit.The Franchise Show will have around 40 stands, there will be various seminars and a mystery Guest Speaker on Thursday evening.The two-day event opens on Thursday, September 10, from 5.30pm-8.30pm and continues on Friday, September 11, from 9am-3pm.