Swapping suits for stripes in Downlands

A businessman with over 30 years’ experience of managing multi-million pound, customer-facing companies has ditched the pinstripe suit for lawn stripes and an outdoor lifestyle as he launches his new lawn care franchise in the Downlands area.

Cleaning company makes donation to Brian House Children’s Hospice

An award-winning, domestic cleaning business in Blackpool has donated £630 to Brian House Children’s Hospice after raising funds via its Customer Loyalty Scheme.

TruGreen awarded full bfa membership

TruGreen Professional LawnCare, which is part of the world’s largest lawn care company, has been awarded full membership of the British Franchise Association (bfa) after completing the association’s accreditation process.

Cleaning up: Inverness franchise wins top award

A domestic cleaning franchise in Inverness has beaten over 70 other businesses to the top award within the national franchise network it operates in.


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