Franchise opportunities in the United Kingdom

Attractiveness of the United Kingdom for the development of franchise business

Economy shows a small but steady growth rate of 0.3-0.4%. The most prominent spheres of business and economy include finance and banking, information technology, oil and gas, construction, manufacturing, wholesale and retail, transportation and logistics, education.

Being a highly-developed country where urban dwellers make up the majority. The most densely populated area is the south-east of the country. The largest cities (with the population near to half a million) are London, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Sheffield.

Franchising is a dynamically developing branch of British economy. The annual turnover of the franchise industry in the UK is £15.1 billion. Opportunities are really vast as over 900 franchisor brands and over 44,000 franchisee outlets are currently operating on the territory of the country. Another interesting fact is that 97% of these franchising units are profitable.

The franchising sector of the UK continues to mature and it now employs over 621,000 people and more than half of the businesses claim the annual turnover of more than £250,000.

The most popular business areas for franchising in the UK include food and drinks, home improvement, consulting, services. As the franchising market is well developed, franchise opportunities range from those requiring less than £15,000 of investments to those, which need over £75,000 to launch.

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Indicators of Business Market in the United Kingdom

  • Capital: London

  • Currency: Pound sterling (£)

  • Education Index (2013): 0.860

  • Official languages: English

  • Per capita GDP (PPP): $42,514

  • Quality-of-life index (0-10): 7.01

  • Population: 65.64 mln

  • Total GDP (PPP): $2.79 trillion

  • Ease of Doing Business Ranking, Rank: 7

  • Gini: 31.6

  • Human Development Index (HDI): 0.909

List of franchises for sale in The United Kingdom

SmartyKids franchise
SmartyKids - mental arithmetic school franchise
Investment from
10 500 $
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UKUB franchise
UKUB - franchise of speedcubing children`s center
Investment from
20 000 $
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GVIDO Gelato franchise
GVIDO Gelato - franchise of ice cream cafe
Investment from
70 300 $
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Smart Refinery Technologies Group - franchise of oil refineries
Investment from
500 000 $
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My Town franchise
My Town App - franchise of mobile applications for cities
Investment from
5 000 $
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RAMEN IROHA franchise
RAMEN IROHA - franchise of Ramen shop
Investment from
45 000 $
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Claustrophobia franchise
Claustrophobia - real-life quests franchise
Investment from
37 500 $
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Gemotest Laboratory franchise
Gemotest - franchise of laboratory
Investment from
12 000 $
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9rounds franchise
9ROUND - franchise of kickbox fitness centers
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Choupette franchise
Choupette - kids clothing shop franchise
Investment from
46 000 $
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Southern Fried Chicken franchise
Southern Fried Chicken - restaurant franchise
Investment from
322 850 $
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 Business Network International Global franchise
BNI - Business Network International Franchise
Investment from
65 000 $
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Nutty Scientists franchise
Nutty Scientists - spectacular interactive activities franchise
Investment from
45 000 $
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Funtopia franchise
Funtopia - franchise of family entertainment centers
Investment from
629 674 $
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KIO DA franchise
KIO DA - franchise of retail shops chain
Investment from
139 000 $
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DetailCar franchise
DetailCar - franchise of waterless carwash
Investment from
9 960 $
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Danube Home franchise
Danube Home - furniture & home accessory franchise
Investment from
400 000 $
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Dietplus franchise
Dietplus - franchise of healthcare coaching
Investment from
56 000 $
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Al-Mama franchise
al Mamà Bistrot - restaurant franchise
Investment from
135 000 $
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JOUR franchise
Jour - healthy restaurant chain franchise
Investment from
336 942 $
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Los Pollos franchise
Los Pollos - franchise of chicken barbecue
Investment from
175 980 $
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Tucano Coffee franchise
TUCANO COFFEE - franchise of coffee shop
Investment from
84 600 $
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Questoria franchise
Questoria - franchise of organize birthdays, corporate and kids parties
Investment from
3 140 $
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Prive7 Express franchise
Prive7 Express - beauty salons franchise
Investment from
113 000 $
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Kawaii Factory franchise
Kawaii Factory - Franchise of Gifts and Accessories
Investment from
7 600 $
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Snap Fitness franchise
Snap Fitness - 24/7 gym franchise
Investment from
148 771 $
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Sky Zone franchise
Sky Zone - trampoline park franchise
Investment from
1 343 813 $
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JAN-PRO franchise
JAN-PRO - commercial cleaning franchise
Investment from
3 985 $
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Minuteman Press franchise
Minuteman Press - printing franchise
Investment from
64 238 $
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Jazzercise franchise
Jazzercise - dance fitness franchise
Investment from
3 700 $
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