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 Olympians to Franchisees and Entrepreneurs

Olympians spend their whole lives preparing for the Games. Becoming franchisees and entrepreneurs afterwards is a natural progression.

Franchises: From the US to the UK

Visiting the UK from the United States for the first time, I observed several differences between restaurant and shop franchises.

UK’s top franchises honoured at bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year Awards

The British Franchise Association (bfa) has revealed the most exceptional franchise businesses of the last 12 months at the bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year Awards 2016.

Double Announcement at EWIF!

The Winners of the 2016 Encouraging Women into Franchising (EWIF) Awards were announced at the ceremony in London. It was also announced that EWIF would be launching a Midlands Regional Meeting.

Finalists Announced for bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards

The British Franchise Association (bfa) has revealed the 20 nominees who will compete for the right to be named the bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year 2016.

Scottish Franchising on target for £1bn

Scottish Franchising could be worth as much as £1bn to the Scottish economy by 2020 – that’s the prediction of the British Franchise Association

Finalists announced for bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year Awards

A diverse range of businesses will compete for the biggest accolades in UK franchising after the British Franchise Association (bfa) revealed the shortlist for the bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year Awards 2016.

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Success Stories

View real-life franchisee success stories and be inspired to invest in your own franchise or business opportunity. You will be amazed by what's inside...

Franchisee Success Stories...

Kaushik Karia - Antal Success Story

Kaushik was born in East-Africa and grew up in the UK. He has a degree in Finance and Accountancy and is a qualified ACMA accountant. He also has an MBA from a leading Management School. Read More...

Franchisee Startups

Are you interested in owning your own franchise opportunity? Read the following inspiring franchise start-up stories, and be encouraged to find a franchise opportunity for you! If you discover a new career through Franchise Direct, tell us about it and we'll help you promote your new business franchise!

New Franchisees...

Doug Durnford (Milton Keynes) found Cafe2U through his research on Franchise Direct

Doug gave up his call centre job for a major credit card company for the excitement of Cafe2U. Doug Dunford invested in a franchise opportunity with Cafe2U and is now running a successful coffee business. Read More...

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Whelan Pest Prevention

Whelan Pest Prevention provides a necessary, niche service, meaning we are always in demand. Read More

247 Professional Health

Operating in the UK Healthcare sector, this is a simple to run business using a unique business plan with a low ent... Read More

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