To get Dublcheck off the ground, founder Carol Stewart-Gill hit the streets and started knocking on doors. Over two decades later, the cleaning franchise she chairs boasts 120 franchisees across the UK
With an extensive network of 180 hairdressers already spanning the nation’s high streets, Supercuts is now turning its hand to franchising on these shores
How big an impact has the internet had on franchisee recruitment?
When Mike Goddard’s not presiding over a publicly listed sales and lettings franchise, he’s running up mountains with Olympic athletes. It doesn’t look like the founder and CEO of Belvoir Lettings will lose the spring in his step any time soon
Jan Mitman didn't think she was cut out for plumbing and drainage. But, 21 years after joining Drain Doctor, she has been recognised for her contribution to franchising as the company closes in on sales of £30m
From humble roots to stateside success, removals franchise Two Men and a Truck is now setting up home in the UK
A dodgy newspaper ad gave Troy Tappenden a stark introduction to the kitchen industry. But it’s safe to say he learnt from the experience: Dream Doors, his kitchen makeover franchise, is now turning over £25m
Chinese takeaway chain Hotcha looks set to shake up the British fast-food sector
Whilst July’s budget saw a lot of predictable measures introduced, the introduction of a National Living Wage knocked some for six. But how are franchises reacting to the news?
Offering an innovative franchise model and embracing all the benefits tech can bring, it’s fair to say that Tom Thumb Lawn Care isn’t prepared to let the grass grow beneath its feet