Are you buying a business or a brand? – Sally Anne Butters writes for Making Money Magazine, January 2012

January 20, 2012

A brand is so much more than just a name and logo, for many people it’s a personality, a feeling that they get whenever they come across, purchase or interact with that company, product or service. That is why a strong brand is essential for anyone buying a franchise; any new business is a risk […]

Going it alone? You’ll never be on your own with FASTSIGNS

December 20, 2011

Jenny Boreham set up in FASTSIGNS® Chelmsford in 1996 after she split from her partner. She had started and established a training company working with large organisations so was no stranger to running a business but this time she was completely on her own – or so she thought. Jenny explains how she came to […]

FASTSIGNS: Much More Than Signs and Graphics

FASTSIGNS® is the global leader in the sign and graphics industry with over 540 franchises worldwide. For years they have been known for producing eye-catching signage and graphics of the highest quality at sensible prices but the UK and US Franchisors are not prepared to leave it there! FASTSIGNS Franchise Partners can now benefit from […]

How to Identify a Good Franchisor – Sarah Carlile writes for Making Money Magazine, December 2011

December 2, 2011

With around 850 franchise packages on offer in the UK alone, there is plenty of choice available. So how do you start your search? Sarah Carlile, Founder of Coconut Creatives, the franchise industry’s leading provider of marketing services for franchise recruitment, explains what you need to look out for. Among the total packages on offer, […]