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Resources Archive: July, 2009

Jon Bristow Success Story

Ed's Garden Maintenance Jon Bristow (39) from Ed’s Garden Maintenance takes a look back at how his business has developed since he started delivering garden services. Read more.

Franchise Recession Buster Campaign Grows

July 30, 2009 / BLOG POST Guide To Buying A Franchise, Funding the Franchise Business, Franchise Industry
Franchise Direct’s summer campaign, aptly named the Recession Buster campaign, has gained momentum with more and more franchises committing to a special offer on their franchise opportunities.The campaign is designed to increase the availability of real career alternatives in individuals across the UK facing the harsh realities of the economic downturn. With unemployment exceeding the 2 million ma... Read more.

Franchise Update July 29th 2009

July 29, 2009 / BLOG POST Franchise Industry
In this week's Franchise Update, we are bringing you news from the Federation of Small Businesses as well as the Office of National Statistics.Click here to download this week’s Franchise Update, or watch in the player below: Produced by Franchise Direct UK & IrelandThe Federation of Small Businesses is calling on Gordon Brown’s government to create 5,000 internship places across the small busine... Read more.

FASTSIGNS® signs up for Team Green Britain

July 29, 2009 / FRANCHISE NEWSPrint & Sign Franchises
FASTSIGNS International Inc. FASTSIGNS (Chelmsford) is the first sign company in the UK to sign up and join Team Green Britain. Read more.

Wigan business pins down bumper badge deal

July 29, 2009 / FRANCHISE NEWSPrint & Sign Franchises
Recognition Express When Recognition Express Wigan & Wirral got an order for 2,000 badges, it was no ordinary mission. Read more.

Valkommen till IKEA

July 28, 2009 / BLOG POST International Franchising, Franchise Industry
Franchise Direct are excited by the opening of a new international franchise in their home town of Dublin, which is creating much needed employment for Irish people along with new business start ups! There has been so much hype about the opening of Ireland’s first IKEA store, which finally opened to much furore yesterday morning. IKEA celebrated the opening with a traditional Swedish log cuttin... Read more.

Card Connection Franchisees Increases Sales by 20%

July 28, 2009 / FRANCHISE NEWSMerchandising Franchises
Card Connection Leading greeting card publisher and franchisor, Card Connection, has today announced that Andy Thompson and his wife Vicki, franchisees for the Sunderland, Berwick and Durham region, have increased their sales by 20% in the past year. Read more.

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July 24, 2009 / FRANCHISE NEWSInternet Franchises Be part of our success rather than just read about it! Read more.

FASTSIGNS serves up sponsorship deal for tennis dome

July 22, 2009 / FRANCHISE NEWSPrint & Sign Franchises
FASTSIGNS International Inc. FASTSIGNS Sheffield and Chesterfield owner Paul Allison has teamed up with Abbeydale Tennis Club, to create sponsorship opportunities on their new dome Read more.

Franchise Update, July 21

July 21, 2009 / BLOG POST Franchise Industry
On this week's Franchise Update, we're bringing you information about a cross-border entrepreneurship conference in Ireland and some interesting developments in the energy industry. Click here to download this week’s Franchise Update, or watch in the player below: [flv] [/flv]Firstly, here's information on the Bridging The Bo... Read more.
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