Winding up a business is never easy, but when you’re winding up a franchise business, a whole set of issues comes into place that wouldn’t necessarily arise with a ‘non-franchise’ company.
From implementing solid contracts to regulatory compliance, Fiona Boswell, partner and head of franchising at Fraser Brown Solicitors, enlightens ambitious business owners with their sights set on Blighty
From GDPR to trademarks, staying on top of legal challenges is a great resolution for 2019
With the negative press surrounding zero-hours employment contracts, David Glover, managing director of Caremark, discusses whether they should be used in franchise businesses
If you’re planning on taking your franchise overseas you better ensure you know about all the regulatory hoops you’ll have to jump through
When taking on a franchise the focus tends to be on the franchise agreement however for franchises operated from premises a key part of the process is taking on a lease in this article, we highlight the nuances of this process for the beginner.
Franchises and licences may look the same to the uninitiated but in business they’re very different anima
When a salesperson misrepresented the facts to prospective franchisees it landed the franchisor in court. This is how you can learn from their mistake
Exclusive territories are common in franchise agreements. But that doesn’t mean it’s easy to get it right
Employee ownership isn’t just a succession option but an extremely useful tool to improve your staff retention and boost morale