Do you want to open a corporate housing company? If YES, here is a 20-step guide on how to start a corporate housing business in UK in 2022. Please note that if you intend to start this type of business, it is advisable to first look at the existing laws and zonal regulations in the…

 

No, in general you will only need a licence if your beard oils are sold as medicines or suggest they are by making medicinal claims on labels, promotional material or websites, in which case you will need either a Product Authorisation under the UK Medicines Act or a Traditional Herbal Registration under the Traditional Herbal…

 

Yes, grants are available at the national, state, and local council level for sole traders in United Kingdom as long as they meet the government’s growth criteria. State-level grants are more or less available for traders that meet the State’s development agenda. This could be regional development, focus on a particular industry, job creation, or…

 

According to reports, the United Kingdom hair care market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3.1% within 2020 – 2025. This market is primarily driven by increased consumer concerns about scalp health, mainly problems related to hair thinning, hair loss, dandruff, and sensitive scalp. In addition, the introduction of new hair care products…

 

The overall photographic industry in the UK generates close to £1.7 billion per year. With Over 8,000 distinct businesses operating within the UK photographic industry, reports have it that these businesses have grown at a rate of 2% per annum over the past four years (2014-2018). This number is well above the average growth of…

 

Carpet cleaning, according to reports, holds a substantial share of the UK’s £6bn property cleaning sector. Contract cleaning in particular is a massive market, including commercial deals to regularly clean carpets in office blocks, hotels and housing developments. Indeed, this is an industry that lends itself particularly well to small, localised business start-ups. A good…

 

A microbrewery is a small brewery that specializes in a very small number of beers and craft ales. Unlike large breweries which are channeled towards mass production, a microbrewery focuses on the overall craft of its product. Beers from one of these smaller brewers are usually developed to have a distinct flavor even in their…

 

According to reliable reports, the global sale of private label in beauty and personal care has grown massively, rising by 1.4% in 2017, to reach USD12.8 billion. The Middle East and Africa (MEA) region remains the fastest (8.5%), followed by Eastern Europe and Latin America. Although growth traditionally emanates from staple categories such as baby…

 

As the world becomes more aware of the after-effects of chemical ingredients and the harmful processes many food companies use, organic has become more popular. When a product bears or comes with the “Organic” symbol, it emits both comfort and peace of mind to the consumer. Have it in mind that when a coffee is…

 

Do you want to start a rental business in UK and you need ideas on popular items people rent? If YES, here are 10 most rented items in the UK in 2022. The rental industry has continued to boom, with new businesses being added each day. Indeed there are many benefits to owning this type…

 

The UK remains one of the largest economies on earth. It is the sixth richest country in terms of GDP with one of the highest wealth per capita of all the economic superpowers. With a very stable economic system, well-oiled legal structure, and a vast consumer market, every entrepreneur dreams of starting up a UK…

 

First and foremost, Nando’s does not offer franchises in the UK and they don’t have any plans to franchise in the United Kingdom in the future. Internationally, franchises are only available in South Africa, New Zealand, and Australia. Note that the UK arm of Nando’s is run by a private equity company, owned by a…

 

The gold and silver market have taken off in a huge way within the past few years, with a faster-paced society and a more interconnected world economy. For instance, a strike in China can influence the dollar, and political instability in Europe affects the course of the economy. An investment in gold maintains an intrinsic…

 

The United Kingdom is one of the most welcoming and accommodating countries in the world with immigrants coming from all across the world to reside and start their businesses there. Statistics show that the UK’s migrant population is concentrated in London. Around 35 percent of people living in the UK who were born abroad live…

 

Are you interested in starting a cosmetics related business? Do you want to become your own boss? If you answered YES to these questions, then you should consider starting a lip gloss line in the UK. Please note that if you intend starting this type of business, it is advisable to first look at the…

 

UK clothing manufacturers demand a much higher cost than overseas clothing manufacturers, and all for good reasons. You need to consider the final cost because although making your clothes overseas is cheaper, you need to add the shipping cost and compare. You also have to consider delivery time, especially due to the massive labour, and…

 

There is this belief that manufacturing clothing in the UK is much more costly than manufacturing overseas, however, most experts in the industry deny this fact and there are certain examples to buttress their point. For one, the average manufacturing cost for a £25 T-shirt in the Far East is around £4.24, based on figures…

 

No, you don’t necessarily need a license to sell clothes online in the United Kingdom. The clothing business is not a strictly regulated space in the United Kingdom and you won’t be expected to acquire a specific license to sell it (unless you are trading at a market, in which case you will need a market…

 

Are you interested in starting a fashion-related business or are you interested in the apparel manufacturing industry? If YES, then you should consider starting a clothing line in your city in UK.  If you intend starting this type of business, it is advisable to first look at the existing laws and zonal regulations in the…

 

Acquiring and running a franchise business in the UK is quite easy, profitable and indeed more popular today than ever. Even though almost every business that focuses on retail customers can and has been franchised, children-centric businesses are indeed among the biggest beneficiaries of the franchising business model. Always note that no business can ever…

 

Starting a new business can be risky, however statistics have shown that following a proven franchise model significantly improves your chances of success. It is a fact that starting a business through investing in a franchise can give you a framework that will give you the needed support especially as it relates to startup financing…

 

The general cosmetic industry in the UK is a bigger deal than you might actually know. With annual revenue of over £4 billion, it maintains its potency as one of the most important arms of personal care businesses. Being entirely consumer facing, there are obvious struggles associated with the industry. Despite these, the industry has…

 

A lot of people enjoy a game of sport, whether it’s with the intention of maintaining fitness, relieving stress or just having a bit of fun. Golf is one unique game that can deliver on all three. Asides the fact that it involves a lot of walking, there is time to chat with friends and…

 

Frozen yoghurt is made from a combination of fresh milk and yoghurt, giving this delicious treat its unparalleled tang. There is indeed no limit to the flavour combinations, coupled with a choice of fresh and dry toppings. A lot of frozen yoghurt franchises operate a popular self-serve approach, allowing customers to experiment with flavour combinations….

 

Smoothies are a blend of raw fruit, vegetables and sometimes dairy products. Smoothies are typically made using a blender. According to reports, smoothie drinkers are more likely to be students, women, anyone under 35 and those who are single. In the UK, smoothies are commonly purchased in smoothie and juice bars, which is great news…

 

It is certain that Britons are in love with shopping – especially since each spend at least £1000 a year on new clothes, while the fashion industry is worth at least £66 billion a year. Fashion-related businesses also employ over half a million people in the UK, and even downturns in economic prosperity have little…

 

The sale of existing homes are on the rise all around Europe, and this is indeed wonderful news for home inspection franchises. If you have a background as a contractor or home builder, this is an ideal way to become your own boss. Note that home inspection is in high demand from prospective home buyers,…

 

Investing in the hotel business is one sure way of getting good returns on your investment over a long period of time, as long as the hotel is still open and functional. If you decide to buy the franchise of a hotel in the UK, you won’t struggle to grow the business. When it comes…

 

A candy store is a retail outlet where different candies, chocolates, truffles, and toffees are sold. Candy stores ensure that they target locations where they can easily attract children because children are the major consumers of candy. Statistics show that chocolate is one of the world’s favorite foods and the global market is estimated to…

 

Celebrities passionate about the health and wellness benefits of yoga are just one reason it has become huge in the UK’s mainstream fitness market. It has gone past the stage of being a fringe, spiritual activity into a common sight at leisure facilities within the UK’s £4.7 billion health and fitness industry. Note that to…

 

Car leasing is becoming very popular in the UK as drivers now understand the advantages of low monthly payments and the chance to change models every few years. In fact, the entire vehicle rental and leasing industry is booming, as it contributes around £49 billion to the UK economy each year and provides jobs for…

 

After making your decision to go into business, comes the million-dollar question “What business should I start?” This seems like a simple enough question which everyone should be able to answer without searching for external help/advice but when you consider some factors, you will realize that it’s really not that simple. One important factor that…

 

So you are unhappy with your job and thinking of flying solo? Well, you are not alone. There are tons of others out there are just like you- tired, frustrated and looking for better opportunities. It is not bad to be unhappy with your job or financial status; it only becomes bad when you refuse…

 

Glasgow is the largest city in Scotland, and the third largest in the united kingdom. Now, to the top business opportunities in Glasgow, they include-: 1. Mobile gaming center Children and young adults love their video games very much. Now imagine that they could get to play hi-tech games without leaving their areas. As a…

 

Birmingham has a population of over 1 million people, making it the most populous British city only next to London. Birmingham was ranked by the Globalization and World City Research Network as a major international commercial center ranking third after London and Manchester. Birmingham has the highest number of entrepreneurial activity aside London with about…

 

Do you want to start a business in Ireland by buying a profitable franchise? If YES, here are 28 best franchise opportunities in Ireland and their cost. The franchise sector in Ireland has increased job creation figures every year since 2006. But it’s very important to state that the types of franchise businesses that exist…

 

The type of business you decide to do has a lot to do with the level of success you would achieve. When it comes to doing business, you cannot just go with the trend, you have to choose wisely. Here at ProfitableVenture, we make choosing a business opportunity easier by bringing you hot business opportunities…

 

You can buy business ideas, pay researchers to help you find out what the most viable business opportunities are and read business newspapers and blogs to find out profitable business ideas but you can never buy the wisdom and experience needed to run and manage a business profitably. Why am I saying this? The reason…

 

Scotland is one of the major countries in the United Kingdom and is named as the Industrial and Commercial Powerhouse of Europe. According to the Financial Times Foreign Direct Investment Magazine, Scotland is the ‘European Region of the Future’. With a population of over 5 million people and a labor force of over 2 million…

 

The courier industry is an extremely lucrative industry. With the astronomic rise in online shopping especially during this coronavirus global lockdown, the domestic parcel industry alone is worth £4.4 billion. This industry continues to expand rapidly as the need for delivery services has increased dramatically too. Statistics show that about a billion parcels are sent…

 

British consumers spend around £1.5 billion on vending machine purchases each year from the around 420,000 vending machines in the UK. Offering anything from confectionary, to sandwiches, ice creams, hot and cold drinks, vending machines are attractive business opportunities for their convenience, versatility and ease to operate. The food is also stored in a hygienic…

 

In the past few decades, service provider businesses have innovated themselves into true economy shapers. The global economy may not favor manufacturing powers as precisely as it used to about a century ago. Lifestyle – and above all, technology – are the prime movers, especially in demographics with higher levels of disposable income. Therefore, it…

 

Entrepreneurs are beginning to see e-bikes as a lucrative business opportunity and want to capitalize on it. And although they have the option of starting from the scratch, but the idea of owning an e-bike franchise is quite interesting. By owning an e-bike franchise, entrepreneurs don’t need to go through the hard work of establishing…

 

The ATM machine industry is quite attractive to many entrepreneurs across the UK for a variety of reasons. An ATM franchise is a cash-only business that requires minimal maintenance and little storage. It is affordable and easy to get started once you have an excellent location. According to reports, ATM businesses are doing well everywhere…

 

Business coaching is an umbrella term that covers all businesses that provide valuable coaching services to other businesses. In simpler terms, coaching businesses are B2Bs that focus on transferring knowledge, expertise and experience in various fields. It also means that coaching businesses are secondary/tertiary dependents on the growth of other businesses. Quite naturally, the best…

 

The harsh reality is that very few businesses last forever and there may come a time when you may need to consider dissolving your limited company. There are a whole host of reasons why you may be considering this option; your business may have been successful but has now served its purpose, or maybe it…

 

Finding the most tax efficient way of closing a company is very necessary if you are to extract the highest value from it. It is imperative to know that there are procedures and tax reliefs available that can help you achieve your goals. Note that you can even close a limited company without paying tax…

 

The question of how long a subcontractor can work for the same company in the United Kingdom has a surprisingly simple answer. There is no maximum time limit. If a subcontractor and a company are both happy to continue working with each other, then that is perfectly fine. What is a Subcontractor in UK? A…

 

One wonderful thing about web design is that it doesn’t take very much to start an agency. You don’t need to put more than a few hundred in the pot, especially if you aim to grow, like so many others, from your living room. Also, you don’t need to have a doctorate in online design…

 

Presently, in the United Kingdom, there are more cars on the road than ever before and since these vehicles are being driven further and kept for longer, the need for automotive services is growing. Born in the 1970s and established in the 1980s, the quick oil change industry has proven to be not just a…