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13-March-2024

Multiple award wins at the Home Care Awards, including top prize for team support!

The Home Care Awards is a special event celebrating excellence in the home care sector, so you can imagine how delighted we were to see Home Instead recognised in four categories.

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12-March-2024

Stoke vehicle repair firm recognised as one of the best franchises in the UK

A Stoke business owner’s bold decision to relocate his vehicle paint repair firm from London to Staffordshire has proven to be a choice well-made, after his franchise was lauded as one of the best in the country.

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11-March-2024

Cardiff entrepreneur clinches top spot in prestigious Welsh business award

Business owner, Oli Ford of My Window Cleaner Cardiff City & the Vale, is celebrating a huge success after being crowned the winner of the prestigious Federation of Small Business (FSB) Celebrating Small Business Awards 2024 in Wales. Aged 29, Oli has been honoured by a panel of judges with the Franchise Business Award for performing exceptionally well in all areas of his business and will be presented with the accolade at a ceremony in Cardiff on 28th March.

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08-March-2024

Find out why it's the right time to invest in the fitness industry - Snap Fitness Discovery Call

Snap Fitness is holding a virtual discovery call on Wednesday, 13th March at 12:30 pm. This follows on from their hugely successful discovery session last month. This event is the perfect opportunity to learn more about the fast-growing fitness & leisure industry in the U.K. & Ireland. 

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08-March-2024

Walfinch Oxford Delivers Bunches of Love for Mothers' Day

Walfinch home care Oxford has been spreading the love by giving care clients bouquets of daffodils for Mother's Day.

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08-March-2024

Revive! Conference Best Ever

Owners and joint managing directors Terry Mullen and Mark Llewellyn welcomed everyone to the home of England football, St George’s Park to open the 2024 conference and share their memories of the previous two decades. The UK’s leading SMART repair network had seen its best year ever, achieving a record £21m sales, welcoming seven new franchisees, with awards raining down on the franchise and Revive! business owners alike.

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08-March-2024

The Travel Franchise urges females to invest in a franchise and beat the barriers to entrepreneurship

In 2022, women in the UK established over 150,000 new companies, according to research in the Rose Review progress report 2023.  While females are clearly making progress, the same report says only 1 in 3 UK entrepreneurs are women. So why are women still lagging behind men and is there a solution to bridging the gender gap in entrepreneurship? Jenny Farenden,The Travel Franchise believes that franchises can offer many women a quick and effective route to launching a successful business and those that are also home-based offer mums the additional benefits of flexibility to juggle family life. 

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07-March-2024

Walfinch Celebrates Major Award Win at the Home Care Awards 2024

Walfinch is celebrating following a major award win at the Home Care Awards.  The home care franchise set up in 2019, was named as the Best for Day Care Expertise at a special event held at the National Conference Centre, Solihull last week.

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07-March-2024

Building a strong community: how an inclusive environment improves franchisee success

Creating an inclusive environment for franchisees is much more than a social responsibility for the franchisor; it is also a business decision which positively impacts innovation, adaptability and the brand’s long-term health. In doing so, the franchisor creates a collaborative platform where franchisees feel valued and can come together effectively to bring about sustained success. Here, Kristen Horler, Head of Sales at Snap Fitness, delves into why it is so important to build an inclusive environment for franchisees. 

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06-March-2024

Celebrating 10 Years as a Concept Franchise Partner

We are thrilled to celebrate Colin's ten-year milestone as a Concept franchise partner. His dedication to customer service and passion for helping people have made him an inspiration to many. In this interview, we will delve into Colin's story and learn about why being a Concept franchise partner has been such a personally fulfilling career for him.

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