Archives for July 2018 | Franchise UK

Monthly Archives - July 2018

Match Options Cambridge Franchisee Achieves £1 Million Turnover After Just 13 Months of Trading

Cambridge-based franchisee, Marshal Konzvo, is celebrating a remarkable first year-and-a-half in business. After just 13 months of trading, Marshal broke the £1 million turnover barrier and his business is continuing to grow month-on-month. It was in January 2017 when Marshal took the decision to start his own healthcare recruitment franchise. He left his previous career in IT behind him, and took the bold move to launch Match Options Cambridge. He used his savings to finance the new business, and with [...]

The Franchising Centre Gears Up for Growth with Two New Senior Appointments

The Franchising Centre have welcomed two new starters to the business. Robert and Richard Dancy join The Franchising Centre as Franchise Development and Recruitment Consultants. They will provide potential franchisors with expert guidance through the financial modelling process before managing their franchisee and recruitment processes. Robert and Richard grew up in franchising as their family business, Oscar Pet Foods, developed as a franchisor in the early 90s. Robert brings over 20 years’ experience of working in the franchising arena. Following [...]

5 Star Franchisee Satisfaction for the 5th time

The UK’s leading homecare franchisor Home Instead Senior Care has received a 5 Star rating for the 5th time in Smith & Henderson’s annual Franchisee Satisfaction survey. With over 900 franchisors in the UK - 5 Star Franchisee Satisfaction from the independent market research company helps stellar franchisors stand out from the competition.The Home Instead Senior Care network has 190 passionate franchisees who enjoy being their own boss, being in charge of their own work life balance and using the [...]

Case study – Jonny Pearson – Revive! Edinburgh

Fatherhood and fate led Jonny Pearson to Revive!No stranger to franchising, the 47-year-old was previously group sales manager for Prime Fitness in Ireland, a franchisee of the énergie Group fitness franchise and set up the company’s first club Fit4less club in Poland alongside co-founding another successful polish fitness brand, Vitality Boutique Fitness.But then his daughter was born and he realised that he was spending so much time commuting to Poland he was missing her growing up. And with a [...]

Our family keeps growing!

Drain Doctor is excited to welcome Countrywide Grounds Maintenance to our family of service brands, The Dwyer Group. If you need grounds maintenance services with the highest standards, Countrywide is at the cutting edge!Countrywide was established over 25 years ago and in that time has developed an enviable reputation for excellence that stretches right across the country. Maintaining thousands of sites, they are one of the largest grounds maintenance companies in the country.With over 45 regional offices, Countrywide are [...]

Ovenclean Success Story – Steven and Estelle Sykes – Ovenclean Barnsley

Both Steven Sykes and Estelle Robertson had very successful careers, but they decided that they wanted a better work life balance - something that they could achieve through an Ovenclean franchise.Although they have faced some challenges, 18 months down the line Steven and Estelle are thoroughly enjoying the benefits of owning their own business and are seeing huge demand for their service.Steven and Estelle chose a franchise due to risk limitation. “Ovenclean offered a proven business model, a way [...]

Beautiful Times Ahead With Dwyer Group

We are very excited to announce that Bright & Beautiful have been acquired by Dwyer Group; an American franchisor based in Waco, Texas.Bright & Beautiful are the ninth acquisition by Dwyer Group in the last few years, taking their total number of franchise brands to 15. Founder Rachel Ray, having started the business over 10 years ago, decided it was the time to pass on the baton to Dwyer Group. “We are delighted to join one of the most [...]

Franchise UK Launches New UK Sister Website

UK's largest franchise directory & information website launches new UK sister website Franchise UK, the UK's largest franchise directory and resource of free franchising information est 2004 announces the launch of it's new sister website the UK Franchise Opportunities Directory, https://uk-franchise-opportunities.orgThe new website has a completely different look and feel to the Franchise UK website and is less of a franchising information resource and more of an online brochure of franchises for sale in the UK. Franchise UK also claims [...]

Franchise UK Partnership with Small Business Grants

We are pleased to announce that Franchise UK has partnered with Small Business Grants ( , the free-to-enter monthly cash initiative for businesses that have been set up and are actively trading.Applying for Small Business Grants is easy. All you have to do is fill in a single form talking about your business; this can be done through the application form here.Small Business Grants is organised by the leading business advice website, which receives many requests every month [...]

Clear Brew signs up 41st Franchisee

The Uk’s leading independent beer line cleaning company, Clear Brew, is well on its way to achieving complete National coverage after signing its 41st Franchisee. Neil Hickton has secured the Leicestershire and Rutland region and having completed his training during a residential course in sunny Cornwall, is ready to start cleaning the beer lines for the many outlets his region offers.Neil gave up his role in IT to start enjoying the freedom owning his own Clear Brew franchise business [...]

An outstanding count – 34 to be exact!

Home Instead Senior Care is officially the most outstanding franchise opportunity in the care sector. When it comes to care quality - it’s ratings from the care regulator the Care Quality Commission (CQC) that count.That’s not a problem for a franchisor that holds a staggering 34 Outstandings - the highest rating in the CQC’s ‘Ofsted-style’ system.This is the most Outstanding ratings out of any homecare provider with top rated franchises from Durham to East Devon.As a management franchise opportunity, our [...]

£500,000 Investment in Tunbridge Wells Town Centre

The Massage Company (TMC) is set to expand their UK store base and launch their second centre with a £500,000 investment in Tunbridge Wells. Massages available in the 14 treatment rooms are  Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports & Maternity massage all available 7 days a week, 12 hours a day (except Sunday, 10am – 6pm). There is also a duo treatment room which allows couples or friends to experience a massage together which is very popular for birthdays and special occasions.TMC [...]