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Drain Doctor welcomes first solo female franchisee with launch of new Edinburgh division

National plumbing and drainage business welcomes first solo female franchisee with launch of Drain Doctor Edinburgh. Drain Doctor, the UK’s leading full service combined commercial and domestic plumbing and drainage organisation, has welcomed it’s first solo female franchise owner, Rachael Parry, with the launch of Drain Doctor Edinburgh. Top Franchises for 2019 – Search our […]

Monkey Music launch a partnership with Nordoff Robbins with a magical musical gift this Christmas!

Monkey Music, a leading light in pre-school premium music education in the UK, believe that a partnership with Nordoff Robbins, the UK’s largest independent music charity, is the perfect partnership. Top Franchises for 2019 – Search our Directory   To celebrate, Monkey Music has commissioned the production of a brand new charity song, ‘Music is […]

Franchise business based on successful doggy day care model goes into liquidation

Canine Creche – A spin-off of an award-winning dog care business has been put into liquidation after becoming embroiled in a legal row. The Canine Creche Group Ltd (CCGL), which had sold franchise models to clients across East Anglia was ordered to be wound up in June following a petition by a creditor. Top Franchises […]

Radfield creates more franchise opportunities with territory expansion

Radfield Home Care has expanded its territories throughout Birmingham to open up future franchise opportunities. Top Franchises for 2019 – Search our Directory   The HSBC Emerging Franchisor of the Year 2019 winner has launched new ‘super territories’ thought out the Birmingham area that, it claims, will offer franchise opportunities with ‘sustainable returns and high […]

Woman’s personal fitness journey inspires approach at specialised gym in Sudbury

Gymophobics Franchise UK. Fed up with the dynamics of a conventional gym, Sarah Archer joined a fitness group, which adopted a unique approach to boosting health with weight loss. After dropping three dress sizes at Gymophobics, she was inspired to launch her own business venture in Sudbury. Top Franchises for 2019 – Search our Directory […]

Ecocleen buys Regency Cleaning Services

Services provider Ecocleen in the UK has completed the acquisition of Regency Cleaning Services in a deal worth up to €2.9 million. Top Franchises for 2019 – Search our Directory   The successful takeover will enable the company to increase its presence within key sectors such as education and motor retail, while expanding its nationwide […]

TGI Fridays sold in £300m deal that will take it public

TGI Fridays is poised to become a public listed company again after its parent company, TGIF Holdings, agreed a sale to blank check company Allegro Merger Corp in a deal worth $380m (£297m). Blank check companies are typically listed organisations with no operations that raise money from investors via an IPO for acquisitions. Top Franchises […]

Official shop launch for TaxAssist Accountants in the heart of Norwich

Jeremy Gilks celebrated the official launch of his shop on Ber Street on the 7th November with a party for the local business community. The Deputy Lord Mayor of Norwich, Caroline Ackroyd, and the Chief Executive at Norfolk Chambers of Commerce, Chris Sargisson, joined Jeremy Gilks on 7th November to celebrate the official opening of […]

Fireworks a hit for Kare Plus opening

The fireworks display to signify the opening of this year’s Wexford Festival Opera provided a wonderful backdrop for further celebrations at Kare Plus Ireland’s HQ and Pilot Office in John Barry House on Crescent Quay. Top Franchises for 2019 – Search our Directory   The company, which delivers homecare, nursing and healthcare solutions, was originally […]

Aspray recruits franchise expert Rebecca Dean

Rebecca Dean has been appointed franchise recruitment manager at Darwen based property claims management specialist Aspray. Top Franchises for 2019 – Search our Directory   She will be tasked with helping to expand the company’s network of franchise territory-owning loss assessors who project-manage property damage insurance claims. Related: B2B Franchise UK – Should You Buy […]

EXCLUSIVE: Heritage Healthcare lines up international expansion for 2020

UK home care provider Heritage Healthcare is planning to launch its first international master franchise within 18 months. Top Franchises for 2019 – Search our Directory   The business established Heritage Healthcare International in April 2018 and has since received interest from potential franchisees in the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden and Norway. Michelle Fenwick, owner and […]

Minuteman Press Printing Franchise in Epsom Nominated for Best New Business and Customer Service Awards

The Minuteman Press marketing and printing franchise in Epsom has been nominated for Best New Business and Best Business for Customer Service for the Epsom & Ewell Business Awards. These awards recognise excellence for local businesses across all different industries. For Best New Business, the criteria for this award is being a new business that […]