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Alastair Baker

Teamwork makes the dream work! “In all honestly, one of the best things about being a franchisee, for me, is that I really enjoy what I do. Don’t underestimate the value of enjoying your work – not many people can say that and mean it!”…

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From the nineties to the noughties to now!

When family-run business Expense Reduction Analysts (ERA) welcomed its first franchisees in 1996, it had a very clear goal: to become the UK’s leading procurement consultancy whilst maintaining genuine family values. Today, with over 140 franchisees, a staggering 14 industry award placings and a network-wide…

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Tracy Follows

10 years of success spurred me on for 10 more! “After 10 years, my business continues to exceed expectations. I enjoy the best of both worlds in terms of earnings and lifestyle and on top of that, feel an enormous sense of pride and satisfaction…

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Celebrating 10 years of success!

Ten years after joining the Expense Reduction Analysts (ERA) franchise family, Andrew Brackenbury has just renewed his franchise agreement, cementing his commitment for another ten years to the brand. “ERA has allowed me to plan my future from a position of strength. My business has…

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Sean Bingham

I didn’t think I wanted to be my own boss: it’s the best thing I ever did! “I never really wanted my own business and now, eight years on, I couldn’t imagine being without it! It’s changed my life in so many positive ways. Financially…

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Recognition of excellence for ERA

They were crowned Bronze winners in 2016 and now, Expense Reduction Analysts (ERA) have once again been shortlisted for the British Franchise Association’s Franchisor of the Year award for 2017. This is an unprecedented 4th consecutive shortlisting and marks the start of what promises to…

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Harsha Patel

Over the last 10 years, Harsha Patel and her husband Pritesh have built their Expense Reduction Analysts (ERA) franchise into a highly profitable and rewarding business. For two consecutive years in 2014 and 2015 their business ranked as one of the top performing out of…

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Training & Support: the inside scoop!

Expense Reduction Analysts (ERA) prides itself on its industry-leading training and a programme of ongoing support that’s second to none. But what does that actually mean? We caught up with three of the franchise’s newest business owners, Steve Stringer, Martin Bancroft and Alan Oldham, to…

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