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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.
The Quality Franchise Association (QFA)
The Quality Franchise Association is a not for profit trade association that assists both franchise businesses & individuals that are interested in franchising to start their own business.
QFA – The forward thinking, digital franchise association.
Dedicated to promoting the highest standards and provides a fresh approach to supporting the continued success and growth of the Franchise industry.
Geographic Mapping, Cartography and Demographic data
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
The Ashtons Franchise Consulting (AFC) team is the UK’s most experienced group of franchise consultants. They combine best practice with best value in successful franchise development of national and international franchise networks.
AFC has assisted hundreds of companies with various aspects of their franchise development objectives. Their consultants provide a full one-stop shop of specialised services available to help you grow and franchise your business.
Description: Franchise UK, the UK’s largest franchise directory. Over 1,000 franchises including new franchises for sale in the UK. Free franchise guide.
Infinity Business Growth Network
Infinity are a network of experienced franchise consultants & entrepreneurs that have achieved business success across several industries. Their franchise consulting services skills have been gained in the real world, delivering real results for new franchise businesses.
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.