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Interview with Daryl Perkins of Card Connection, Nottingham

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Daryl Perkins launched his Card Connection franchise nearly two years ago and is one of their youngest franchisees. He discusses his biggest challenges to date and explains why it is important to speak to a major bank with a dedicated franchise department when looking into funding. Read more to find out why no two days are the same for him. Read more..


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UK Franchisor Interviews

Interview with Daniel Wade, WPA Healthcare Practice


Daniel Wade is Director of New Practice Development of WPA Healthcare Practice, which is a not-for-profit company providing healthcare solutions to the self-employed, professionals and companies of all sizes. In this exclusive interview, Daniel gives us an inside perspective of WPA, their ups-and-downs, their plans for the future and what they look for in franchise partners.

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UK Franchisor News and Advice

Exciting new Scottish micro-site on

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whichfranchise is delighted to have recently re-launched our Scottish micro-site which now contains new and exciting content, a dedicated Scottish resales area, Scottish legal and financial advice, and a whole host of information and advice for those looking to start up a franchise north of the border. Read more..

Franchise resales

Existing franchises for sale


You don't have to start a franchised business in the UK from scratch. Many existing franchisees are looking to sell their franchise. There are many reasons why existing franchises are for sale.


Why use a specialist franchising solicitor?

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As part of Scottish Franchise Week, 28th of April – 1st of May, Wright, Johnston and MacKenzie (WJM) are facilitating a prospective franchisee seminar to provide all the necessary legal information you will need to consider if you are looking into buying a franchise. As a taster of what you can expect, this exclusive article from Martin O’Neill advises why it is important to use a lawyer who specialises in franchising.

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Women and Franchising - the latest news from Dina Dwyer-Owens

Know Your Customer


After more than three decades in franchising, there is one lesson that I’ve learned personally and shared professionally. It goes like this: It’s one thing to know your business. It’s another to know your customer. If you can master both of these things, you will be exponentially successful as a result.

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Raising finance

Funding a franchise

It is a big step from deciding to start a franchise to actually opening your doors for business. For many, one of the biggest hurdles is approaching the bank for finance.