HIGH INVESTMENT AND MASTER FRANCHISING
Are you looking to expand your investment portfolio? whichfranchise is working with selected brands looking to develop, or establish, their UK presence. So if you are interested in helping to develop a successful international brand in the UK or buying the rights to own multiple locations of an established UK franchise, then whichfranchise will help you to understand how you can be involved in this exciting investment opportunity
You don't have to start a franchised business in the UK from scratch; many existing franchisees are looking to sell their franchise. In our resale section you will find advice on buying and selling a franchise resale, stories of those who bought a resale as well as listings of existing franchises for sale across the UK.Read more about existing franchises for sale
Franchising your business
Are you considering franchising your business? If yes, we can help. Our "Franchise Your Business" section will help you to decide if franchising is the right expansion route for your business, and if so, how to franchise your business. Read more about franchising a business
Ask the experts
Franchising can be a very complex area and to make sure you find the right franchise for you, or set up your own franchise correctly, is it imperative that you do as much research as possible. This includes seeking professional help and advice. Our Ask the Expert section allows you to post questions regarding funding a franchise, legal issues, accountancy, consultancy and general franchise advice. Post your questions to our panel of experts
UK Franchisor Interviews
Exclusive Interview: "We supplied a James Bond movie set in London at Pinewood Studios!"
Ross Nicholl and Richard Snape launched The Wooden Floor Store almost 20 years ago, straight after leaving university. They have established the well-recognized brand across the UK, supplying high-quality flooring solutions to clients including residential consumers, retail units, restaurants, schools and even movie sets! Learn more about their journey and opportunities available across the UK with The Wooden Floor Store!Read more..
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. Read more about funding a franchise
Settle down in the USA
Every year more and more people move to the United States of America and are successful in the immigration process. One of the most successful methods to achieve a permit to work and stay in the USA is through buying a business and creating employment.
WHAT ARE THE KEY QUALITIES OF A FRANCHISEE?
We hear how franchisors are looking for franchisees who not only enjoy the business, but will also follow a proven system. It is often the case that franchisees won't necessarily need previous experience in that industry, as they will be taught the franchise system and will be trained and supported throughout. Watch this short video to receive more essential information and advice.
UK franchisee stories
Interview with established franchisee from Bronze "Franchisor of the Year 2017" award winner
Tracy Follows has been running her Expense Reduction Analysts (ERA) franchise opportunity since 2007. Since then, she’s built a substantial, profitable business which continues to grow year-on-year. She’s become a highly respected and valued member of the ERA community and, with her sights set on more of the same for the future, has just renewed her franchise agreement for another 10 years! Learn more about franchise opportunities with ERA.Read more..
Featured master franchise
Looking for a franchise in a market with "billions" of potential? The UK home care market is forecasted to reach a value of £185 billion in 2018. With continued growth forecasted for 20 years, there has never been a better time to buy a senior care franchise. Home Care Assistance has over 165 locations across North America and Australia. It has now set it sights on the lucrative UK care market and is looking for a qualified master franchise owner to further develop their brand in the UK.Read more
UK Courier and Shipping Market - the Commercial Opportunity
When considering franchise options, apart from considering what you feel you will be happy doing, the first step is to assess which markets are showing positive commercial trends. In this exclusive article, industry leaders, PACK & SEND, share their inside knowledge of this thriving sector and why a franchise which offers a unique concept puts you ahead of the game. Read more..
What you need to know about buying a fast food franchise
Fast food franchise brands still remain the most popular choice when it comes to researching a franchise to buy. Whether it be burgers, chicken, pizza, kebabs, pastries...and even salads...there is something for everyone. Read more..