It’s a numbers game…

I was driving to work and listening to the radio the other day, when an advert came on.  It was all about statistics for a certain company.  As I love numbers and statistics I thought “what a great idea…let’s do a fun number fact find on Apollo Care”. So, here goes…. Apollo Care has been …

Choosing a Brexit free franchise model

Choosing a Brexit free franchise model Taking a step towards owning your own business is a significant one and one that needs a considerable amount of thought especially with the uncertainty facing businesses in the wake of current Brexit negotiations. Trade tariffs and reduced market opportunities is certainly something that will need consideration when making …

Birmingham electrical business shortlisted for two prestigious business awards

Mr Electric van

Mr. Electric, a leading UK electrical franchise, has been shortlisted for two categories in the prestigious annual Birmingham Post Business Awards 2018 – the ‘Business Entrepreneur of the Year’ and ‘Family Business of the Year’. Run by the Birmingham Post, these widely-respected awards recognise achievement and highlight the innovative people and companies in Birmingham who …

Going the extra 1500 miles in support of Bangers4Ben

Going the extra 1500 miles in support of Bangers4Ben Would you be prepared to travel 1500 miles across Europe in a banger worth no more than £750? That is exactly what the InAutomotive team are doing over the course of the next few days as part of the Bangers4Ben initiative – and ChipsAway franchise International …

Leading The Way … to a fantastic work / life balance

Dog walking franchise image

Leading The Way … to a fantastic work / life balance A chance meeting with OSCAR Pet Foods’ behaviourist, Shelley Audis-Riddell, BSc (Hons) MSc, turned Andy and Michelle’s lives around. After attending “by far the best puppy classes you could ever imagine” Michelle’s love of animals and Shelley’s inspirational knowledge of pet behaviour sowed the …

Dwyer Group® Acquires Mosquito Joe®

Dwyer Group Brands

Deal marks first acquisition since Dwyer Group was purchased by Harvest Partners. Banbury, UK (August 14, 2018) – Dwyer Franchising, LLC (“Dwyer Group”), one of the world’s largest parent companies of home service brands, has announced the acquisition of Mosquito Joe, the leading franchisor in the mosquito control services industry based in Virginia Beach, Va, …

IT pro selects ComputerXplorers as career-change catalyst

IT pro selects ComputerXplorers as career-change catalyst Systems Analyst Griffin Cheng has relocated from Hong Kong to Manchester to set up a new ComputerXplorers franchise and turn his passion for technology education into a business. With a Computer Science Degree and a Masters in Information Management, Griffin has spent more than 20 years developing complex …

Franchise discovery days

Franchise discovery days Franchise discovery days are often a next step to finding your ideal franchise.  Putting faces to names and perhaps meeting existing franchisees to gain further knowledge and ask questions is a chance to good to miss. Perhaps you are wondering what to expect from a discovery day? Franchise discovery days vary in …

Home Instead showing why to care at the National Franchise Exhibition

Home Instead Senior Care show stand

Home Instead showing why to care at the National Franchise Exhibition When you start the journey of choosing which franchise is right for you it can be hard to know where to start your search, especially as there are over 900 franchise opportunities on offer. Home Instead Senior Care will be attending the National Franchise …

What is a standard franchise agreement?

What is a Standard Franchise Agreement? A standard franchise agreement is a legal document drawn-up by a specialist franchise lawyer.  A franchise agreement details the legal responsibilities and obligations of both the franchisee and franchisor. A standard franchise agreement falls under one of two types. Standard franchise agreement allows an individual or individuals to trade …

How do I franchise my small business?

How do I franchise my small business? A small business owner may ask a Franchise Consultant, how do I franchise my small business?  Franchising is often seen as a logical next step for business growth.  The dream of growing a business empire, via a franchise network as a small business owner can be tempting. And …

How does a franchise work?

How does a franchise work? Many people wonder how does a franchise work, and indeed why franchise businesses achieve better prospects of success when compared to a new business start-up. When investing your hard earned cash into a franchise opportunity,the Franchisee becomes a licenced operator.  The franchisor and franchisee will make a legal agreement  for …