The British Franchise Association (bfa) is the only voluntary self-regulatory body for the UK franchise industry, with a standards based approach to membership. Its aim is to promote ethical franchising practice in the UK and help the industry develop credibility, influence and favourable circumstance for growth. As a result one of the bfa's main jobs is to help potential franchisees recognise the good, the bad, and the ugly franchise opportunities for what they are. Another is to help businesses involved in franchising to secure their own position amongst the "good" franchises. More...

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  • Nigel Hammond
    Mac Tools - Franchisee case study

    After reading about franchise opportunities on the internet and checking the bfa website, Nigel soon realised that the potential and support on offer with Mac Tools were exactly what he’d been looking for.

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