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Outstanding success for UK Prestige Car Brokers through the pandemic

Colin Smith, the Founder and Director of UK Prestige has personally brokered over 20 cars already for September delivery, generating over £10,000 of revenue – and the month hasn’t even started yet! UK Prestige’s many Franchisees are also thriving through the pandemic, with buyers reluctant to visit dealers and forecourts...
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How 4×4 Vehicle Hire has maintained growth during uncertain times

2020 has been a tough time for numerous industries facing a variety of operational issues, however, we have worked hard to ensure that our franchise locations can still prosper in uncertain times. As we are almost at the end of this long tough road, we thought we would share...
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ChipsAway franchisees celebrate record month

A comprehensive new marketing strategy following the easing of lockdown restrictions has created a surge in demand for ChipsAway’s services, with the company celebrating a record month for consumer leads generated for the UK-wide network of franchisees. In the month of July, ChipsAway, the UK’s leading SMART car body work...
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ChipsAway Celebrates Renewal of 25-Year Franchisee

A SMART car body work repair franchisee is celebrating after renewing his franchise following 25 years in the business. Steve Giles was one of ChipsAway’s first franchise partners in the UK, setting up just one year after the brand was established in 1994. Following a quarter of a century in...
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PunctureSafe – Franchise Interview

In our latest Franchisor Interview, we spoke with Graham of PunctureSafe, to discuss what makes this franchise opportunity unique and what prospective franchisees can expect from them. PunctureSafe provide a unique permanent puncture prevention system to businesses and individuals. PunctureSafe manufacture and distribute a unique high grade puncture preventative for...
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Car Care Champions Predict Positive Upturn After Pandemic Milestone

A father and stepson duo of car repair technicians are celebrating after completing work on their 7,000th vehicle. Robert Ashmore and Jonathan Foster, who run the ChipsAway Car Care Centre in Lincoln, have achieved the milestone just three weeks after emerging from a complete halt on operations, inflicted because of...
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Random Act of Kindness for ChipsAway’s 10,000th Trustpilot Reviewee!

To celebrate reaching 10,000 reviews on Trustpilot last week, ChipsAway, the UK's leading minor car paintwork repair specialist, has refunded the customer who left the 10,000th review, in a ‘random act of kindness'. It just so happens that the lucky recipient, a customer of Morpeth-based ChipsAway specialist, Stuart Yorston, wasn't...
4x4 Vehicle Hire Releases 5 New Franchises

4×4 Vehicle Hire Releases 5 New Franchises In The U.K

Franchised in 2012 4x4 Vehicle Hire is a franchised based bespoke car hire business. We have released 5 new areas available to any keen individuals starting from just £15,000. These new areas are available now and require ambitious individuals who want to enter the self-drive hire market. “We are cementing our...
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Young Female Apprentice Jump Starts Career in Automotive Industry

An alternative to a university degree: apprenticeships offer a great balance of both on-the-job learning experience, together with the more formal assessment side, to work towards a desired qualification. Seventeen-year-old, Jessica Peck from ChipsAway Loughborough, completed a Business Administrator apprenticeship with three distinctions, and reveals why an apprenticeship was definitely...

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Simply Takeout launches across Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch

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Meet our Franchisee Steve Powell – DNS Wigan

Steve Powell is manager of DNS’s Wigan branch. He is a highly qualified and motivated management accountant with 30 years’ experience. Qualifying as an accountant...

Meet Our Franchisee Mina Mikhael- DNS Brighton

Mina Mikhael’s Accountancy business in Brighton provides tax and accountancy services to contractors, CIS contractors and owner-managed businesses. The services his office provides include...

From furlough to franchise as Get Ahead VA welcomes new franchisee for Cheshire

When Cheshire-based Sophie Birley-Brown was placed on furlough back in March, she knew the time was right to look for something new. With many years...

10 ways to manage the finances of your franchise during the pandemic

If I have any good advice to give around running the finances of your business, get a Shabu to come work with you. From...