Marugame Udon announces plans to open 150 kitchens across Europe by 2027. The continued roll out will commence with six new UK kitchens that are set to open by Spring 2023 including its first out-of-London site in Reading. Following six successful openings in the capital, the Japanese brand will launch further sites in UK locations including Bromley, Kensington, Liverpool Street Station, Reading, The Strand, and Waterloo.
The Home Instead franchise team enjoyed a great weekend at the NEC recently at the National Franchise Exhibition showcasing exactly why we are the UK’s Number 1. franchise.
We recently held a new starters’ training session and thought it would be a great chance to catch up with some of the new members of our team and find out what they thought of their induction training.
Signs Express Plymouth has been sold to its current Production Manager Simon Hallett and his wife Tracy. Simon brings with him a wealth of knowledge, having been with Signs Express for 17 years, and over 30 years industry experience, and with Tracy’s experience as a Qualified Accounting Technician, she is well positioned to be running the finance team going forwards.
Burger & Sauce’s most recent restaurant opening in Nottingham has been a sizzling success with opening sales exceeding targets by 20%! The outlet located on Alfreton Road is managed by multi-unit franchisee Subhan Munir who also runs the Alum Rock Burger & Sauce in Birmingham and will soon open in Derby.
Chopstix, the UK’s largest Asian QSR brand, has completed yet another successful launch this week, with the opening of a site in Canterbury. The site is Chopstix’s 82nd site, and demonstrates the brand’s versatility as an appealing partner for landlords. The new site has created 20 jobs in the local community, including 5 management positions, with opportunity for development.
We’d love the pleasure of your company at our Discovery Event on the 10th November.
We Love Pets scored an amazing 95% from their franchise network from Workbuzz’s Franchise Satisfaction Benchmark survey. WorkBuzz is a leading, independent franchise consultancy that helps reputable franchisors to improve their performance and growth. One of the ways they do this is by inviting franchisees to participate in an anonymous, online survey, which asks them questions about their franchise ownership experience, to identify and understand how the franchise network is performing from its franchisees’ perspective.
X-Press Legal Services has shared its latest innovations and future ambitions at the company’s annual X-Press Academy Roadshow.
Burger & Sauce has confirmed it is to open at Derby’s best-loved retail and leisure destination, Derbion. The franchised fresh burger chain has secured a site in the high-profile shopping centre in the food court, which is currently being refurbished with more than £2 million investment. Work on the Food Terrace is anticipated to be completed this Autumn, with Burger & Sauce opening before the end of the year.