Franchise Brands plc

Franchise Brands plc is a group of international multi-brand franchisors with a combined network of over 450 franchisees in 12 countries, but predominantly in the UK.  Our current principal brands are ChipsAway, Ovenclean, Barking Mad and Metro Rod, all of which deliver services through the Group’s franchisees.

Franchise Brands was founded in September 2008 by Stephen Hemsley (Executive Chairman) and Nigel Wray (Non-Executive Director), the Group’s principal shareholders, who have substantial experience in franchising.

A key strength of Franchise Brands plc is our highly developed range of central support services, notably in the areas of marketing, franchise recruitment and franchise support. Our franchisees benefit from proven national marketing and comprehensive initial training and on-going support and development in order to help them grow their businesses.

The Group’s strategy is to increase it’s portfolio of franchise brands that provide primarily services to individuals and businesses through acquisition, as well as to grow our existing businesses.

Franchise Brands plc is listed on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM”) of the London Stock Exchange. The Company’s shares trade under the ticker code FRAN.L. For further information please click here. 

ChipsAway Celebrates at Annual Conference and Awards Dinner

13th October 2017

Over 200 delegates congregated at 5* resort – The Celtic Manor, for ChipsAway’s annual conference and awards dinner over the weekend, celebrating 23 years as the UK’s leading minor car body paintwork repair brand. ChipsAway CEO, Tim Harris, kicked off the event - addressing the crowd and highlighting the Franchisor’s key areas for growth and development going forward. This was followed by a marketing update from Marketing Director Robin Auld, alongside Marketing Manager Ella Pugh –Read more