The British Franchise Association (bfa) is the voluntary self-regulatory body for the UK franchise sector. Franchise businesses must pass a standards-based accreditation before they can become a bfa member. The Association promotes ethical franchising practice in the UK and helps the industry develop credibility, influence and favourable circumstance for growth.

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  • Charlie Bush
    Riverford Organic Farms - Franchisee case study

    Charlie tried setting up his own veg box company copying the Riverford template! He soon realised that he was much better off working with the brand than competing with it though!!

    Read the full case study
 
 
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