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Franchising: Alive and Well

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Is franchising still a viable business opportunity?

At our Wednesdays With Redchip event in September, our experts provided key discussion points for anyone considering buying or starting a franchise, particularly in the booming health and fitness sector.

See below the presentation slides from the evening or download them here.



This content was prepared and presented by Directors Lucas Hewlett and Peter McLaughlin. Lucas has extensive experience in assisting businesses in the health and fitness arena and understands the nuances of this thriving industry, whilst Peter is one of the country’s top legal experts in franchising, having worked in this arena for over 20 years.

Topics included in this presentation include:

  • How should you own a franchise business?
  • Who owns the brand?
  • What are the terms of the lease?
  • Why start a franchise?
  • Why buy a franchise?
  • Tips for success
  • Things to watch out for
  • Parliamentary report – March 2019

We host Wednesdays With Redchip on the third Wednesday of each month. See our upcoming events here.

Please get in touch with our team if you have any follow up questions to the content provided.

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