Vacuum Central To Franchise Suction

Already highly popular in many other parts of the world, centralised vacuum cleaning systems are now gaining wide recognition in the UK. Having recognised the advantages of the system at an exhibition eight years ago, Andy Finch and his wife Katherine created VacuDuct Ltd specialising in the importation, sale and installation of such equipment. Having …

Top Gear For Driving Agency

Driver Hire’s Colin Reader has been named Agency Driver of the Year in the One in A Million Awards by the Recruitment Employment Confederation (REC). Three out of the four highly commended finalists were Driver Hire drivers with Worchester’s Alan Pryce-Jones and Dartford’s Ross Munday vying with Colin for the Agency Driver of the Year …

Rollins Rolls Out New International Franchise

Rollins, Inc., a premier North American consumer services company, has announced the establishment of an Orkin franchise in Costa Rica. The Company began its Orkin franchise program in the U.S. in 1994, and established its first international franchise in Mexico in 2000. Today, Orkin has 59 franchises in total. Gary W. Rollins, President and Chief …

Nursery Steps For Amtrak Franchise

Amtrak Express Parcels, the franchised parcel network, is delivering thousands of rare plants to gardeners across the country following a major contract with an award-winning nursery. Claire Austin Hardy Plants specialise in Irises and Peonies and the Amtrak Franchise is currently providing next day deliveries of hundreds of plants each week. Daily collections are made …

What’s a franchise?

Ovenu, the professional oven valeting franchise, has warned franchisors that a lack of public awareness is hampering franchisee recruitment. A recent independent study commissioned by Ovenu oven valeting franchise revealed that almost one third of people questioned have very little idea of what a franchise is or how a franchise business operates. The study also …

Franchise Keeps On Truckin’

Jeremy W. Steele reports in the Lansing State Journal that in Ireland, the concept of hiring movers has yet to really catch on. He quotes Brian Hefferon, an owner of the second international franchise of Delhi Township-based Two Men and a Truck International Inc. Steele writes that nearly three-quarters of people in Ireland bypass professionals …

Amtrak Express Franchise On Track With Government

Amtrak Express Parcels franchise, the franchised overnight parcels network, has formed a partnership with Government to deliver mail and parcels nationwide on behalf of government departments, agencies and associates. Part of a five-year contract with the Government Car and Despatch Agency (GCDA), Amtrak will be providing a full range of next day services. The GCDA’s …

Chris cleans up at school

OVEN VALETER MARKS 1,000TH CLEAN WITH SCHOOL DONATION St Peter Port businessman Chris Robilliard has marked his 1,000th oven valet with a special donation to La Mare de Carteret Primary School. To mark this important milestone for his business, Ovenu, Chris has carried out a free professional valet on the school’s oven. The oven was …