Merchandising

You’ll Recognise Recognition Express in Stand 200 at The Franchise Show

Previous winners of British Franchise Association’s prestigious bfa ‘Franchisor of the Year’ award, Recognition Express has certainly recognised the recipe for success. As the first to introduce corporate name badges to Europe back in the late 70’s, Recognition Express is now the leading provider of corporate recognition products and branded clothing.Franchising is central to their success so they’re turning to the UK’s biggest franchise event, The Franchise Show, where they’ll be exhibiting from the 17th to the 18th February [...]

Merchandising franchises – What options are available?

Online Merchandising Franchises UK Review Running an Online Merchandising Franchise Store Programs Merchandising Franchises are in one unique situation when talking about the creation of merchandising franchises program. Most of the individual stores have different owner and all of them have different opinion on how should the business be run. One of the hardest challenges that involve franchises is to ensure that the franchise owners follow the guidelines made by the head office in order to have consistency over the entire [...]

Greetings For Card Franchise Team

Leading greeting card publisher and franchisor, Card Connection, has recognised Bath franchisees Roger and Margaret Hookway with the Heidi Sulley commemorative cup - a special award for tenacity and team spirit, at its recent national conference held at the Hilton, Watford."Margaret and Roger's help, cooperation and determination to go the extra mile have made them stand out from the crowd this year," confirms Card Connection business development manager, Darren Bull. "A key achievement was the transfer of one of [...]

Huddersfield’s Finest Franchise Goes Arabian

The Al Tayer Group recently acquired the franchise rights for Mamas & Papas, a family-owned business founded in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom.With the new partnership, Al Tayer will open three stores in multiple markets across the Middle East this year and nine more outlets by the end of 2009. Mamas & Papas, a favourite among celebrity mothers, including Victoria Beckham and Stella McCartney, is a leading brand in the nursery care industry and provides complete pre-natal and post-natal [...]

Netstationers joins TFA

From June 2006, Netstationers is the latest member of The Franchise Alliance, a group of 10 franchise companies from different industry sectors.The Franchise Alliance, together with NatWest, host free educational seminars throughout the UK to highlight the benefits of franchising as a successful and increasingly popular way to set up a small business. These events will run weekly until the end of 2006 and offer a great starting point for those looking at researching a career in franchising. The [...]