The British Franchise Exhibition, EventCity Manchester 16 - 17 Jun 2017

Posted 12/06/2017 : By: Debbie Dennis

AFC will be at the British Franchise Exhibition in Manchester at the weekend on stand N60. Not only will attendees be able to drop by for free one-to-one advice on franchising their business, but they will be able to attend an extensive seminar programme throughout both days.

Our constants will be leading seminars on the Friday and Saturday:

Friday 16th
10:30am - How to Successfully Franchise Your Business (Seminar Theatre 2)
3:15pm - Franchising Your Business: The Financial Elements (Seminar Theatre 2)

Saturday 17th
10:30am - How to Successfully Franchise Your Business (Seminar Theatre 2)
3:10pm - Creating a Genuine Business Format Franchise (Seminar Theatre 2)

Our consultant Nick Williams will also be speaking on the bfa panel 'Essential Tips for Franchising your Business' at midday on Friday (Seminar Theatre 1).

The panel will discuss how to franchise an existing business or develop a new venture:

  • What kind of business can be franchised?
  • Where to start and gain advice
  • Why and how to write a franchise agreement
  • How to protect your franchised business and the risks involved

Joining Nick on the panel will be Gordon Drakes, Fieldfisher (solicitor), Duncan Berry, Bluebird Care (franchisor) and Emily Price, bfa (chair).

For more information about the exhibition and for free advance tickets visit