LinkedIn is a great professional networking tool to communicate with existing and potential franchisees, connect to peers, monitor competitors, and find new talent for your franchise.
Ovenu, the UK’s leading oven valeting franchise, has welcomed three new franchisees to its growing network.
The Wokingham, Berkshire-headquartered company has extended its geographical reach with new franchisees taking up territories in Aylesbury, Bicester and Banbury, as well as Stonehaven.
Are you looking for a low-cost franchise that gives you the chance to have lots of fun at work, interact with children and their parents and grow a successful business?
In this week’s blog, I’d like to tell you about an exciting, new AFA member called diddi dance, a provider of dance classes for preschool- age girls and boys.
Recent statistics show that the size of the UK cleaning industry is estimated at a staggering £7 billion! Whilst there are numerous home-help, domestic cleaning companies, businesses often struggle to find a reliable, contract cleaning service to ensure their premises are always cleaned to a consistently high and professional standard.
This represents an enormous opportunity for Q Cleaning Ltd, one of our AFA members, which concentrates solely on commercial cleaning.
In this blog, I’d like to tell you all about a new AFA Member, Diamond Home Support, a franchise that provides domestic cleaning, ironing, home help and gardening services.
Would you like to run a business teaching babies and toddlers to swim, backed by an established brand and all the training you need?
This week, our member spotlight blog focuses on AFA member Turtle Tots, a proven, award-winning, baby and preschool swim school, with over fifty licensees across the UK, Ireland and Australia.
This week, our member spotlight blog is on a new and unique AFA member, Curves International. Curves is a boutique-style fitness club exclusively for women, offering a 30-minute circuit workout, small group exercise classes, coaching and personal progress tracking. Starting and running a successful franchise is an extremely rewarding experience, thanks to their proven business model and increased media presence.
If you’d like to discover a multitude of high-quality franchise businesses under one roof, you need to come to our next franchise show!
The AFA, in conjunction with Expo South Ltd, is proud to announce the third of three, annual franchise shows across the UK. This time, the location is Cardiff.
Clear Brew are well on their way to completing the goal of covering the entire UK by announcing their 41st franchisee, Neil Hickton, who will cover the Leicestershire region. Stephen Trezona, MD and owner of Clear Brew is delighted with the announcement as he considers it a major step towards brand strengthening and national coverage and further affirmation that the Clear Brew franchise package is continuing to appeal to those wishing to start their own business by being part of the UK’s leading beer line cleaning company. He also states that,
Here at the AFA, we always love to hear about our members’ charitable activities and, this week, I’d like to tell you about Nationwide Cleaners and their efforts to sponsor a courageous and determined local teenager, Elise Jones, with her forthcoming trip to Peru to help underprivileged communities.
This week, I would like to tell you about Scamps & Champs, an AFA member that provides a wide range of pet services to local communities.
A Camberley-based oven valeter is celebrating a successful 10 years in business.
Paul Hellewell, owner of Ovenu Camberley, is to mark the milestone by expanding his business with the potential addition of a sub-contractor over the next 12 months
I recently attended a seminar on collaboration, which focused on how and why businesses collaborating with each other is a more effective success strategy than competing. This is something I’ve always bought into subconsciously.
Our AFA members offer a fantastic and diverse range of business opportunities and, this week, our blog focuses on a franchise where every day is filled with laughter, music and song! It’s a rewarding business that enables you to provide a valuable service to your community, focusing specifically on mums with babies and toddlers, with an immense feel-good factor.
If you happened to be paying Bath Cats and Dogs Home a visit on Thursday 26th April you may have noticed a number of people wearing red! This is due to the first annual AGM for the ever growing team of Dog First Aid Franchise Partners being held at the centre on that day and what a great day it was too!
Are you looking to be your own boss and run a business that provides you with a healthy, residual income? If so, then Dolly Char could well be the franchise opportunity for you!
This week, our member spotlight blog focuses on AFA member Lingotot, who runs award-winning language classes for thousands of children in local communities, schools and nurseries.
In March 2015, the government announced a new initiative called “Making Tax Digital”. The aim of this was to bring the tax system into the 21st century and make it easier for individuals and businesses to keep their tax affairs efficient and in order. HMRC wants to have the most technologically advanced tax system in the world.
It’s been a busy few weeks here at the AFA, as we’ve been working hard on our brand new website. I’m delighted to say that it is now live and we’re excited to introduce you to our new look …
The AFA love offering great opportunities to our members. Our eLearning partner, Induction Junction, is now enrolling people on a host of fully funded, accredited Level 2 qualifications delivered by distance learning …