Clients in the Media

Wheels of success in motion

July 30, 2014

Andy Wilson, a franchise owner with The Alternative Board (TAB) since April 2011, likes to make sure that he is involved in his local community as much as possible. Not only does he run his own rock music schools for children in the area, he has also recently completed an impressive, self-organised charity bike ride. […]

Martin & Co opens for business in the Highlands

July 16, 2014

The UK’s largest property franchise is celebrating the opening of its northernmost office this month, as Martin & Co Inverness arrives. The latest franchise owners to join the team are husband and wife duo, Tony and Karen MacIver, who both have a strong business background having previously owned a teddy bear franchise and their own […]

Baskin-Robbins serving treats to weary travellers

July 10, 2014

Baskin-Robbins ice cream will be available in even more locations across the UK this summer. Dunkin’ Brands, the parent company of Baskin-Robbins and Dunkin’ Donut, have announced a partnership with Welcome Break, one of the largest independent motorway service operators in the UK. Baskin-Robbins and Dunkin’ Donuts products will now be available in selected motorway […]

Double anniversary for The Alternative Board

June 25, 2014

It’s a double celebration for The Alternative Board (TAB) as they celebrate their 5th anniversary in the UK and host their 4th annual members’ conference. TAB was officially launched on 5th June 2009 at the Yorkshire International Business Conference. Over the last five years, TAB’s network has grown and the UK network now has 277 […]

Even more success for Total Clean franchise partners

June 20, 2014

Total Clean have gone from strength to strength this year. Not only are they building their franchise network at a fast pace, the network is also winning cleaning contracts at a rapid rate. Eric White, Duncan Whitehead and Phillip Webb have all recently scored new cleaning contracts with well-known firms. Both Eric and Duncan have […]

Martin & Co victory at ESTAS for sixth year running

June 10, 2014

Martin & Co has been recognised for its outstanding customer service by the largest award scheme in the UK residential property industry. Martin & Co fought off stiff competition from both large and corporate letting agents and was awarded Bronze for Best Large Letting Chain at the Estate and Letting Agent Awards (ESTAS) 2014. The […]

Sparkling future for Total Clean’s latest recruits

May 30, 2014

Three new franchise partners have finished their training and opened their doors for business with Total Clean. Duncan Whitehead, David Grant and Eric White have joined the team and are ready and raring to go. Eric and Duncan have only been trading for a couple of weeks but they have already managed to secure their […]

Baskin-Robbins licks the competition

May 28, 2014

Baskin-Robbins have announced this month that they have scored a victory over one of its biggest ice cream shop rivals after   securing a franchise deal to replace Ben & Jerry’s at Cineworld cinemas across Britain. This expanded deal also includes any future Cineworld sites which is brilliant news for the Baskin-Robbins franchise network because it […]

HMRC no match for Rosemary Bookkeeping

May 5, 2014

With the financial year coming to an end recently, many businesses will now be facing large fines for not having their tax returns in on time. This year, HMRC estimated that 710,000 returns still hadn’t been completed and, so, many people will be facing fines which, although they start at just £100, can often build […]

Martin & Co completes maiden year as a PLC

April 21, 2014

This month, Martin & Co completed their first financial year as a PLC and the results show how successful the franchise has continued to be since it’s flotation in December and this success looks set to continue as the franchise expands further across the UK. The results were good: Revenue was up 16% to £5.0m […]