Mark Weiniger, 29, is a franchisee in Derry, Northern Ireland, he says: "It's an exciting time for franchising. The economy in Northern Ireland is rocketing at the moment and the industry continues to go from strength to strength.
Leading Prontaprint franchisees have scooped a raft of European Awards at the company's prestigious annual ceremony held at The Grove in Hertfordshire.
The Franchise Exhibition 2006, the first ever franchise event for Northern Ireland was a huge success for visitors and exhibitors alike, highlighting the fact that franchising is a rapidly growing industry in the region.
Britain's biggest blind store chain is targeting Ireland as part of growth plans to increase the size of its franchise network.
Ink cartridge recycling franchise 1/2 Price Ink Cartridges has awarded its Master Franchise Licence for Southern Ireland to former aircraft engineers Colm O'Meara and Oliver McLoughlin.
It is through franchising that some of the world's largest and best-known brands have achieved international expansion. The business model has enabled these companies to adapt swiftly to cultural and economic differences, capitalising on the local knowledge and contacts of their international franchisees to build the brand in new markets. While the franchisor has achieved expansion faster...
This is your chance to write your own story armed with a proven formula in the print industry, writes Prontaprint.
Behind the jokes and cafe banter inherent in the Puccino's brand is a very important message, discovers Rachel Spaul. By embracing the Puccino's philosophy and proven business system you can become the owner of a highly rewarding business supported by a dedicated and friendly team.
The Franchise Exhibition in Northern Ireland has drawn an impressive range of franchising companies to the Odyssey, Belfast 12th - 13th May 2006.
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Jacks of London is taking men's grooming to new levels as Western Europe's first men-only barbershop franchise, and with men taking far more interest in their appearance than ever before the male grooming industry is one of the fastest growing market sectors in the UK with a massive 560 per cent growth since 1998 and set to be worth £1.5 billion by 2008.
The British & International Franchise Exhibition, taking place at Olympia, London Friday 24th & Saturday 25th March, is the place to find inspiration and hundreds of business ideas and opportunities from around the world.
The first Mail Boxes Etc. (MBE) Irish centre opened in Wandesford Quay, Cork, in 2000. Today, there are over 100 operating centres throughout the UK and Ireland offering convenient, fast and cost-effective business services to the public and to local companies.
Leading signs and graphics specialists, Signs Express, is looking to extend its Irish network further during 2006 and will be exhibiting at the Belfast Franchise Exhibition due to take place 12th-13th May on stand B12, as well as at the Irish Franchise Exhibition in Dublin later in the year.
Rachel Spaul explains how to get the maximum from your first formal meeting with the franchisor.
Ireland's most experienced franchise consultant Gordon Patterson explains his A-B-C strategy for success in franchising.
With over 100 'experts' in the UK vying to offer you their services, it is important to select the right advice. Franchise Development Services Managing Director Roy Seaman offers his view.