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 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...
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...
FASTSIGNS (Chelmsford) is the first sign company in the UK to sign up and join Team Green Britain. Read more.
When Recognition Express Wigan & Wirral got an order for 2,000 badges, it was no ordinary mission. Read more.
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...
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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FASTSIGNS Sheffield and Chesterfield owner Paul Allison has teamed up with Abbeydale Tennis Club, to create sponsorship opportunities on their new dome Read more.
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] http://video.franchisedirect.com/5decf01ccd33a10eae7eeebe22abc0fe.flv [/flv]Firstly, here's information on the Bridging The Bo...