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Why Kare Plus' branding sealed the deal for Kare Plus Swansea


Husband and wife team, Lisa and Richard Buchanan launched a Kare Plus franchise in Swansea and after 18 months, they reflect on the benefits of franchising with a ethical franchisor with a tried-and-tested business model. They share what attracted them to franchising, the benefits and challenges of this decision and their plans for going forward... read more

Franchising in Wales, why buy a franchise in Wales?

Franchising in Wales is valued at £0.4 billion and is an important aspect of the Welsh economy. 39% of all franchise systems are present in Wales.

Wales is a country steeped in history and culture, with a traditional strong work ethic. Today Wales boasts a population of 2.94 million, mainly concentrated around its major cities of Cardiff, Newport, Swansea and Wrexham and mining valleys of the south east of the country. Cardiff, Wales' capital city and one of the UK's primary cosmopolitan cities, boasts a population of 0.31 million.

There are 13 counties in Wales - Anglesey, Brecknockshire, Caernarfonshire, Cardiganshire, Carmarthenshire, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Glamorgan, Merioneth, Monmouthshire, Montgomeryshire, Pembrokeshire and Radnorshire. Other main urban areas include Newport, Swansea and Wrexham.

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Servicemaster Clean is one of the world’s largest commercial cleaning and restoration franchises. If you want to own a business in a multi-billion-pound industry that is always in demand, then a Servicemaster management franchise may be right for you. Servicemaster franchisees are provided with full training and support to launch, build and manage their multi-van, management business.
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