Scheduled on October 12-13, 2019, at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, the Franchise India Show 2019 will attract over 40,000 investors, 10,000 HNIs and more than 500 national and international brands.
Franchise India Show 2019 is set to bring together leading brands, investors and prospective businessmen once again to discover, collaborate and invest in forward-looking Business Opportunities.
The 17th edition of the two-day mega event is at the forefront to offer hundreds of the revolutionary franchise concepts and opportunities and is thronged by over 40,000 investors, 10,000 HNIs and more than 500 national and international brands.
“The International Franchise Association has rated India as the 12th most valuable market for franchising in the world. It is globally proven that during a slowdown, franchising is the established format to fix economic stress. In fact, new franchises play an integral role in supporting the local economy through more job creation and the payment of taxes,” said Gaurav Marya, chairman, Franchise India.
He further added that Franchise India Show is rated amongst the five biggest franchise and business opportunities show in the world. “Themed as ‘New feathers of Opportunity,’ the show will give new dimensions to earn a livelihood by investing in a franchise business in a scenario where there are fewer jobs and corporate opportunities,” he added.
Prospective entrepreneurs and young startups will embark on an entrepreneurial journey with Startup Summit, which is regarded as the industry’s most comprehensive thought leadership platform with the aim to inspire new-age entrepreneurs to create innovative businesses, scalable and sustainable enterprises, international brand collaborations and raise capital. Celebrity entrepreneur and philanthropist Rakul Preet Singh will grace the summit for Women Entrepreneurship session.
In parallel, Startup Kickoff is designed to help young and emerging start-ups in tech and consumer products & services to meet with prospective investors, distributors, dealers and channel networks to showcase their products.
Other things to look out for
Brands and startups in scale-up phase and looking to embark on franchising and distribution channel will also get intrinsic knowledge on how to build a healthy franchising culture from global guru Greg Nathan, Founder of Franchise Relationship Institute and Gaurav Marya at Franchise Management Workshop.
Also drawing focus to the Indian franchise industry, the Francast Franchise Forecast 2020 report will be unveiled on October 13, 2019, giving out industry’s annual report card and year-on-year growth indicator. The report highlights the state of the franchise industry, sectoral growth, best practices, and case studies and interviews of the leading franchising brands.
The event will conclude with the 17th edition of Franchise Awards 2019 for excellence in franchising and business development, and Star Retailer Awards 2019 recognizing excellence in retailing under 100+ coveted award categories.