30 Oct 2013, Catherine Gaunt
Once again we have compiled a top 25 ranking of chains, highlighting which companies have added settings and places in the last 12 months, and which companies are contributing to the growing ‘corporatisation’ of the market. Check out our expert analysis on this ranking to gain insights into the current market dynamics.
Along with this is our league table of Ofsted rankings, providing a unique indicator of the extent to which leading groups are achieving quality across their multiple sites.
As successful groups seek out new premises, we report on the trend towards converting non-traditional sites such as pubs, churches and police stations. Read our feature to find out how nursery groups are seizing these opportunities to create inspirational sites.
We also take a look at the world of online and social media to provide an update on how chains are harnessing its power to promote their businesses and achieve a new level of engagement with parents.
With much more besides, Nursery Chains offers a great package of analysis and information:
Business - What does the future hold?
Premises - Pubs, churches and police stations are being revamped into nurseries
Profile - Active Learning
Directory - The latest details of UK nursery chains in our exclusive listings:
People & Places - A-H
People & Places - J-Z