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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  • Chris Pook
    Jaspers Corporate Catering Ltd t/a Jaspers Franchise Ltd - Franchisee case study

    Seeing the downturn in the telecoms industry in which he'd worked for 18 years, Chris wanted to take charge of his own destiny and knew that the support of a franchise, and Jasper's systems, were right for him.

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