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Calendar of Events

Various dates in July & August 2014

Dates: 31st July, 14th August, 11th September 2014

Dates: 29th July, 12th August & 9th September 2014

Dates: Saturday 9th July & Saturday 9th August 2014

Thursday 22nd May 2014

Friday 11th October

Friday 11th & Saturday 12th October

Latest News

Irish Franchise Awards 2015

On Friday, March 27th at the Clyde Court Hotel in Dublin 4, the winners of the Irish Franchise Awards 2015 were announced. The awards recognise excellence in franchising and reward the outstanding achievements of businesses and individuals in the franchise industry.

SUBWAY will create over 400 jobs with the opening of 40 new locations across Ireland. The chain is planning on investing €5 million in Ireland and creating 40 new outlets in 2014.

Hillbilly’s Family Restaurants

Chain to open three new restaurants across Ireland in first half of the year

Supporting SMEs Online Tool

The Supporting SMEs Online Tool is a new cross-governmental guide to help small businesses know which of the over 80 Government supports could possibly fit their business.

Top Franchises announced at Awards 2013

On Friday, October 11th at the Clyde Court Hotel in Dublin 4, the winners of the Ulster Bank Irish Franchise Association Awards 2013 were announced.

Finalists announced for the Ulster Bank Irish Franchise Association Awards 2013

The Irish Franchise Association announced today that the largest ever number of entries received for this year’s Franchise Awards has been reduced to a list of finalists from which the overall winner in thirteen categories will be chosen.

Irish Franchising & Start-ups EXPO 2013 website

The Sunday Business Post has launched the Irish Franchising & Start-ups EXPO 2013 website

Irish Franchise Industry important part of the SME Sector – Perry

Minister for Small Business, John Perry T.D., yesterday met with a delegation from the Irish Franchise Association.

Minister Bruton

Scheme to benefit 5,500 businesses over 10 years, create 7,700 jobs

Stop looking for a new job....and start running your own business!