Take control of your future at a franchise exhibition
: By: Debbie Dennis
The British & International
Franchise Exhibition will empower aspiring and established entrepreneurs alike
to steer their own success when the doors open at Olympia London on 31 January
and 1 February.
The demands and uncertainty of life
as an employee drive many people to dream of becoming the boss of their own
business. A franchise offers a business-in-a-box, with a proven business
concept, back-end systems, and support network in place.
With franchises available at all
investment levels and in any sector – from food and drink to care, coffee,
fitness, property, education and even pet services – there is a franchise
business out there for everyone.
Visitors to The British & International
Franchise Exhibition can explore a quality showcase of global and national
brands including McDonald’s, Tutor Doctor, Visiting Angels, Belvoir, Kare Plus
and Wiltshire Farm Foods.
Crucially, visitors can enjoy face-to-face
conversations with the teams behind these brands, as well as some of their
Every exhibiting brand at the event will have been assessed
and accredited by the British Franchise Association (bfa), the voluntary
self-regulatory body for the UK franchise sector.
This is the only London-based franchise exhibition able to
offer this advantage, which provides visitors with the confidence that the
brands they approach are proven business format franchise concepts with established
Also exclusive to the event are the McDonald’s Insight
Sessions, in which senior members of the restaurant giant’s family reveal the demands
and considerable rewards of being a McDonald’s franchisee.
A further comprehensive programme of free-to-attend seminars will
cover topics including how to choose, finance and run a franchise, how to
franchise an existing business, and how to grow any type of venture.
Anyone looking to replicate the success they’ve already
experienced with one or more franchises should attend the bespoke Multi-unit
Franchise Conference. Co-located with the exhibition, the conference offers the
unique opportunity to hear from and network with industry experts and highly
successful multi-unit franchisees.
Personalised advice and support are available across the
exhibition on all aspects of franchising, with industry specialists providing
one-to-one consultations at no charge.
Helen McCulloch, portfolio sales director at
British & International Franchise Exhibition offers a two-day hub of
support and opportunity to aspiring and established franchisees alike. Whether
you’re conducting initial research into franchising or seeking strategies for
growth of your franchise portfolio, you’ll find the advice, contacts and franchise
opportunities to propel you to your goals.”
Those wishing to attend the
exhibition at Olympia London on 31 January and 1 February can obtain free
tickets by registering online and entering the promotional code DIA1.
information on all aspects of the event please visit FranchiseInfo.co.uk