Fast-growing Franchise Brands ‘hugely confident’ about the future

Stephen Hemsley, left, and Nigel Wray of Franchise Brands
Franchise Brands is "hugely confident" about its future, one year after it floated on the Alternative Investment Market. The Kidderminster-based franchisor operates five brands, including Metro Rod, Barking Mad and ChipsAway, and has ambitious growth plans. Its latest half-year figures, revealed today, show a three-fold increase in revenue to £8.64m for the first six months of 2017. That was driven by the acquisition of Metro Rod in April, a £20m-plus turnover business which has contributed 11 weeks' trading to Franchise Br... For the full story register now for free or login below...