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The British Franchise Association (BFA)
The British Franchise Association (bfa) is the voluntary self-regulatory body for the UK franchise sector. Franchise businesses must pass a standards-based accreditation before they can become a bfa member.
Dedicated to promoting the highest standards and provides a fresh approach to supporting the continued success and growth of the Franchise industry.
Great Britain’s national mapping authority. Government, business and individuals rely on Ordnance Survey to provide accurate and up-to-date geographic information.
GfK is one of the world‘s largest research companies, with more than 12,000 experts working to discover new insights into the way people live, think and shop, in over 100 markets, every day.
GFK provide tailored map and market data packages. Choose from single-country, continent and world editions. Geographic Maps are available for 240 countries and in all standard formats. Map editions include postcode and administrative maps as well as topographic features such as cities, streets, rivers and elevation levels.
Franchise Development Partners
Established in 1981, Franchise Development Services (FDS) is the UK’s most experienced franchise consultants and publishers. FDS combine best practice with best value in successful franchise development of national and international franchise networks.
FDS has assisted hundreds of companies with various aspects of their franchise development objectives, and thousands of individuals in achieving their investment ambitions by owning and operating a franchise business.
FDS is a global brand with offices established in the UK, Australia, Lebanon, Pakistan and Spain. FDS is a Full Member of the British Franchise Association (bfa) and a Member of the International Franchise Association (IFA).
Apteco is a privately owned software development business specialising in marketing data analysis and campaign automation solutions. Originally established in 1987 as a database consultancy they started work on massive databases and the FastStats® range of data analysis and campaign automation products was born.
There are now over 300 FastStats installations worldwide and nearly 3,000 users.
Tech4T are a Licensed Solutions Provider for Royal Mail who provide numerous datasets including the world class address and postcode database, the Postcode Address File (PAF®). Royal Mail are committed to validating all 28 million addresses held on the PAF® file every year!
PAF is the UK’s most complete and up to date addressing database contains 28m residential & business addresses and 1.8m postcodes contains 1.4m business names and details of 200k vacant properties originally developed to aid sortation and delivery, now increasingly used to update databases and to develop new technology 36,000 UK businesses from all sectors and of all sizes rely on PAF®
Caterlyst are experts in the UK out-of-home retail foodservice industry. Their database of more than 560,000 foodservice, retail and wholesale companies gives clients detailed information about contacts, business relationships and decision makers.
Caterlyst are able to clean and match client data against their universe to make the most of market opportunities. Caterlyst also provide industry reports, manage email campaigns, qualify leads, handle responses and follow up prospects.
A9K Systems are a team of professional online and mobile developers. They provide website design & build, hosting, content management, multi-channel strategy advice plus bespoke development including mobile and cross-platform.