5 Reasons to Attend the 2020 International Franchise Show

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Next Spring, the highly anticipated International Franchise Show returns to ExCeL London on April 3-4. The highly respected event is attended by thousands of savvy entrepreneurs and business owners who all have the opportunity to interact with 200+ exhibitors and attend 50+ seminars over two days.

Today, we're taking a closer look at what makes this the UKs leading exhibition of the best global franchise opportunities.

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Point Franchise is a proud partner of the 2020 International Franchise Show

We are incredibly excited to partner with the 2020 International Franchise Show and exhibit at the event.

Point Franchise is a franchise recruitment platform that forms the bridge between franchisors and franchisees. Our site allows users to keep up-to-date with the latest industry-specific news, browse the newest franchise opportunities, and use a unique geo-localised search engine to find businesses currently seeking franchisees.

We encourage entrepreneurs looking for a career change by starting their own business to browse our website and attend the event next year. We also encourage franchisors seeking to expand their UK presence to come and chat with us there. Were alwasy here to help!

What are the benefits of attending?

Discovering how to be your own boss? Learning how to choose the right franchise brand? Getting access to the large range of franchise opportunities available all in one place? Regardless of your reasons for attending, the 2020 International Franchise Show is dedicated to making sure you leave feeling accomplished.

For franchise owners, exhibiting at the event is a great way to showcase their business in front of 10,000+ ambitious attendees. By puttinng your franchise brand in front of a global audience, you can increase brand awareness, take your business to new heights, interact with potential franchisee candidates, and network with other industry luminaries.

5 reasons to visit and exhibit at the 2020 International Franchise Show

1. Franchising is one of the UKs most profitable industries

Based on the 2018 Franchise Landscape Report compiled by the British Franchise Association (BFA) and NatWest, there are now around 50,000 franchise businesses contributing £17+ billion and 710,000+ jobs to the UK economy. Even more, the turnover generated from franchising and the number of people it employs have both increased by 14 percent since 2015.

2. Exhibitors get 10% off with Point Franchise

Franchisors who advertise through our Point Franchise's online platform can make the most of our partnership and get 10% off the purchase of an exhibition stand at the 2020 International Franchise Show. And if you're not looking to exhibit, just know that the event is also free to attend: be sure to pre-register for tickets as the date approaches.

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3. Over 200 exhibitors from across all industries and sectors

There is a mixture of globally-recognised and up-and-coming franchise brands showcasing their exciting franchise opportunities.

Take a look at 9Round, with 750+ franchise locations around the world. In 2018 alone, the innovative circuit training workout franchise opened more than 10 new sites in the UK and this year it is set to open 20 more!

Or theres Tubz Brands the number one vending tower franchise company in the UK tutoring franchise Tutor Doctor, and home care agency business Visiting Angels.

As you can see, there is a vast range of franchise brands exhibiting from wide-ranging industries and sectors. Regardless of the industry you've set your eye on, there should be an exhibitor to chat with. As a point of reference, the International Franchise Show 2020 will definintely include franchises in the business management, food and drink, fitness, retail, beauty, and merchandising sectors (just to name a few!).

4. Over 50 seminars led by industry experts

Attendees can learn about all aspects of franchising by taking advantage of the comprehensive, two-day seminar schedule. All franchising topics are addressed in an informative manner from an impressive speaker line-up. For instance, Paul Mitchell from Accentia Franchise Consultants will cover how to expand your business successfully through franchising. Theres also Ian Thomas from Google Digital Garage holding sessions on digital advertising and creating powerful social media strategies. Or if youre unsure about financing your franchising development plans, you can attend the seminar from Lloyds Banks Sukhdeep Dehal.

5. Its easily accessible

You can reach ExCeL London by taking the tube on the Jubilee Line and getting off at Canning Town. There, you can get a Beckton-bound DLR train to Prince Regent, which is located near the show entrance.

Ready to attend the 2020 International Franchise Show?

If you haven't figured it out by now, this huge annual franchising event can virtually appeal to anyone and everyone, regardless of their reasons for attending. Whether you're an entrepreneur wanting to make your mark through franchising, a business owner, who has managed your own enterprise for years, wanting to make a career change, or just curious and intrigued about the prospect of franchising in the future there is something at the 2020 International Franchise Show for everyone.

If you would like to attend the event, you can pre-register for a free early bird ticket soon. And if youre interested in getting your franchise opportunity in front of a carefully selected group of attendees who you can interact with face-to-face over two days, be sure to register your interest as an exhibitor, too! For more information, please visit www.thefranchiseshow.co.uk.

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