Tag - Van Based

Screen Rescue Welcomes New Franchisee Thanks To Franchise UK

Screen Rescue, a van based windscreen repair franchise, have recruited a new franchisee as a result of their franchise recruitment advertising on Franchise UK.Screen Rescue launched in 2012 and is a scalable multi van franchise opportunity with territories nationwide.Amanda Hilario, who is operations director at Screen Rescue, explained "After testing out a number of other recruitment sources we found our time, effort and money is best spent with Franchise-UK.  Joel and his team not only deliver an all-round service [...]

Wilkins Chimney Sweep reaches finals of Best Franchise Awards!

Wilkins Chimney Sweep has reached the finals of the smith+henderson Best Franchise Awards, sponsored by Lloyds Bank, in the category of ‘Best Man In A Van Franchise’. The franchise is based on a chimney sweeping business founded in 1895. Husband and wife team Peter and Louise Harris franchised the business in 2011 and now have 14 franchisees operating across the UK.The couple have won numerous awards, including Best Marketing Support in the 2014 Franchise Marketing Awards and most recently franchisee [...]

Autumn Update for Trophy Pet Foods

Trophy Pet Foods new developments, projects and a new look logo & image continue to be rolled out through 2017. Trophy Pet Foods also has another new franchisee starting in September. Sarah Purvey will be covering the North Hampshire and West Berkshire area.Sue Reid, Founder and Director, says, “2017 is proving to be a really exciting year for us as we have seen continued growth both in demand for our home delivery service and in our franchise opportunity. We [...]

Summer Update & 3 New Franchisees for Trophy Pet Foods

Trophy Pet Foods has never been a company that sits still! Many new developments, projects and an enhanced franchise package are being rolled out this year, such as the integration of a fresh revamped website and social media feeds, a bespoke CRM system for Trophy franchisees and 2 brand-new social media adverts. In addition Trophy has 3 new franchisees starting in July.Kevin from Hertfordshire, George from South Lancashire and Marc from East Sussex. With the addition of these new [...]

Education Franchise Opportunity Review

There’s always going to be a need for educators, and as there is no certified best way for people to learn, new ideas for passing on knowledge come along all the time.Similarly, education is a lifelong process. The idea that we should all get a certain amount of schooling when we’re young and that’s it, is redundant. People now want to learn at every stage of life.All of which means there are many different types of education franchise available. [...]

ServiceMaster Clean Barnsley and Rotherham Grows By 50% in 30th Year!

A Barnsley-based specialist cleaning company has closed out its 30th year in business with 50% growth on the previous year at over £750,000 turnover, thanks to its investments in its team and a new territory.ServiceMaster Clean Rotherham and Barnsley was launched in the spring of 1986 by fresh-faced, local teenager, Alan Sutton and his parents, Bob and Ethel Pickup. Originally run from the family home in High Green, Sheffield, 30 years on, the company employs 19 staff, including 14 [...]

Home improvement franchises review

Home Improvements Franchises DIY is almost a national obsession in the UK. Every weekend thousands of men and women roll up their sleeves, open up the tool kit and try to make their homes more beautiful. As a result of the country’s enthusiasm for DIY, home improvement is a lucrative industry to be involved in. From specialist gardening services to cleaners and companies that offer complete home renovation services, home improvement franchises come in a wide variety of shapes and [...]

Basildon Bond

Through a mix of hard graft, dedication and commitment, Colin May has risen through the Pirtek ranks from trade counter assistant to owner, much to his own surprise.“I never set out to own my own business.   But Pirtek gave me that opportunity and I seized the chance.”   So says Colin May, Licensee at Pirtek Basildon who left school “without direction” and who had never even heard of Pirtek before the day he set foot in what would ultimately become [...]

Vapor Clean Use The Franchise Show to Spread the Word About Their Franchise Program

Due to continued success in the South West, professional cleaning company Vapor Clean have launched a franchise program and are looking for passionate entrepreneurs to help grow their business. Specialising in domestic and commercial cleaning services, Vapor Clean is a collection of qualified and specialist cleaning experts offering everything from oven cleaning to end of tenancy cleans.In their bid to attract franchisees, Vapor Clean are attending this year’s The Franchise Show from the 17th to the 18th February at [...]

New Van Based Franchise

The UK's first, new van based franchises to tackle a change in the fishing tackle and bait market has been launched.Established in 2011,the team behind this unique new van based franchise to tackle, have spent three years to perfect their business model and now has announced exciting plans to recruit 18 franchisees over the next year or two, according to Steve Calder, Managing Director.As many tackle shops have closed in recent years, the vision of a new van based [...]