Our publications


  • Business Franchise Magazine

    Business Franchise Magazine

    Business Franchise magazine is the official publication of the British Franchise Association (bfa) and the the bfa-approved Franchise Exhibitions.

    From newly launched franchised businesses to opportunities for potential franchisees, Business Franchise magazine is the unmissable guide for anyone looking for their first or next franchise adventure, featuring an invaluable A-Z directory of franchisors, in-depth articles and important updates from the franchise industry, providing hot off the press franchising news, advice and essential information. Available through subscriptions and all reputable newsagents across the UK and Ireland, Business Franchise magazine is also distributed FREE at all principal franchise exhibitions.!


  • The Franchise Magazine

    Launched in December 2016, the newly revamped Franchise Magazine was the result of careful deliberation, hard work and research.  Comprehensive, full of expert advice, with in-depth interviews from a wide selection of sectors within the industry, this annual publication with a directory of more than 60 franchises and franchise advisers is your go-to guide for franchising!


  • GradJobs Directory

    The Gradjobs Directory

    A compact and comprehensive directory, the GradJobs Directory of Recruiters is the essential guide for any graduate looking for their first role after university.

    Distributed online, through the careers services of the top 50 universities in the UK and to every attendee of the National Graduate Recruitment Exhibitions and all other VMG recruitment events, the directory has proven to be, year on year, a powerful and effective way to reach focused jobseekers.

  • The Franchisor

    The Franchisor is the only publication exclusively for franchisors and provides all the latest news, features and crucial advice. The Franchisor is an essential read for all those who operate within the franchise industry. Regular features in the magazine include:
    • News Focus: An in-depth study on the current affairs that affect the franchisor
    • Spotlight On: Looking to expand abroad? Detailed focus on franchising across the globe
    • Lead Interview: A close look at inspiring and successful individuals within the franchise industry
    • The Franchise Clinic: A panel of franchise experts answer your questions and provide advice on a range of issues

  • WhatNext Magazine

    What Next?

    What Next Magazine was launched to help school leavers, teachers and parents to navigate the ever-increasing range of options when school and/or college has come to an end.

    The edition contains information on the issues school leavers may face:
    • News on apprenticeship and university options
    • Advice on apprenticeships, school leaver programmes and university study from experts
    • Interviews from recent school leavers who have entered the world of work
    • Articles on specific industry sectors and careers
    • Show Guide for What Career Live? and What University Live?

  • Learning Magazine

    Learning Magazine

    Learning Magazine is a high quality magazine and a key source of information for business learning buyers, offering its readers comprehensive advice and product information as well as the latest news and views on the learning and development sector.

    It is the official magazine of the World of Learning Conference & Exhibition, and includes a full show guide and directory of learning providers.

  • Options

    Options is the must-read guide for parents, offering essential advice on the opportunities available to school leavers and how best to support them on their journey after school.