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Seasonal ‘5 A Side’ Postcards

January 29, 2015 / FRANCHISE NEWSHome Improvement
Marla Custom Blinds Constant innovation by our franchise team has always put Marla Custom Blinds ahead of the competition, and there’s no better example of our continuing investment in the success of our franchisees than the new ‘5 a side’ postcard marketing initiative. Read more.

SmartPA at The Franchise Show: February 2015

January 29, 2015 / FRANCHISE NEWSB2B Franchises
SmartPA Join SmartPA next month at The Franchise Show, London. Our team will be on-hand to offer advice and answer any questions you may have about becoming a SmartPA Partner. Read more.

Growth is On the Cards for Card Connection Franchisee

January 29, 2015 / FRANCHISE NEWSMerchandising Franchises
Card Connection Leading greeting card publisher and franchisor, Card Connection, has today announced that franchisee Martin Cameron has seen his franchise grow by 9% in in the past year. Former hotelier Martin joined the company almost ten years ago, and now delivers Card Connection’s extensive range of quality greetings cards and accessories to retailers in Kent. Read more.

Relooking Network Opens a Pilot Centre in Paris

January 28, 2015 / FRANCHISE NEWSHealth & Beauty Franchises
Relooking At the end of 2014, the Relooking beauty business network opened its second pilot centre (address: 4 rue de Maubeuge, Paris 9ème) following the first in Valence, where its headquarters are based. Read more.

Meet Auditel at two fantastic Franchise Exhibitions in London and Birmingham on 20th-21st February 2015

January 28, 2015 / FRANCHISE NEWSBusiness Consulting Franchises
Auditel Are you looking for a career change, to run your own venture, or to find a new approach to your business life? Consider the advantages of franchising – supported self-employment – which are not widely known. As a franchisee, you can develop your own enterprise, within the knowledge-bank of a reputable, established and thriving organisation. The success rate for those engaged in this way has been shown to outstrip conventional self-employment by a long way. Read more.

The ERA Franchise Network: Enjoying The Journey

January 28, 2015 / FRANCHISE NEWSBusiness Consulting Franchises
Expense Reduction Analysts Everyone knows the ‘all work and no play’ adage, and that’s why the management team at Expense Reduction Analysts (ERA) takes having fun very seriously. Read more.

Sailing into pastures new

January 28, 2015 / FRANCHISE NEWSPrint & Sign Franchises
Signs Express New owners are at the helm of Signs Express (Portsmouth) as Ray Allenby and Jane Wiles have recently taken over the long established franchise of the market leading signs and graphics company. Read more.

Home Instead is number one for home care again

January 27, 2015 / FRANCHISE NEWSCare Franchises
Home Instead Senior Care Award-winning at-home care franchise company Home Instead Senior Care is delighted to announce that we have, once again, been revealed as England’s top home care provider. Read more.

Beating the rising cost of childcare with SmartPA

January 27, 2015 / FRANCHISE NEWSB2B Franchises
SmartPA As highlighted on Good Morning Britain recently, women are struggling to manage the rising costs of childcare. Whilst the UK government has promised a quota of free and subsidised childcare, families are still struggling to manage the costs which can equate to around £15,000 a year – the equivalent of sending a child to private school. 4Children’s recent study showed that 1/5 of parents now consider reducing their working hours or quitting because it is more cost efficient. Read more.

Papa John’s Recruits in Europe

January 27, 2015 / FRANCHISE NEWSFood Franchises
Papa John's Papa John’s has announced it aims to expand in Europe. The leading pizza franchise, which recently opened its latest store in Moscow, was founded in the USA in 1984 and there are now 4,600 stores in 36 markets and territories including the US. Read more.
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