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Save the date for the 38th edition of the biggest Franchise show in the world: 17-20 March 2019


Again this year, the world leading franchise meeting will gather thousands of entrepreneurs who are willing to realize their dream. Organized by the French franchise federation and Reed Expositions France, this leading show will connect more than 36 000 investors, entrepreneurs and merchants (3 300 internationals) with more than 500 French and international brands from 90 sectors of activities.

Franchise Expo Paris offers to visitors the opportunity to get advice from the entire franchise community including consultants, lawyers, bankers, franchise associations, real estate developers. All converge in Paris to exchange ideas, create new relationships and discuss franchise business opportunities. Thanks to this offer, this 4-days show & forum will provide visitors and exhibitors all information about master franchise and network development so that they can maximize their one-to-one meetings.

Who is concerned by Franchise Expo Paris? Anyone with a project, who are:

Merchants, isolated or already in a network, who find that franchise is a good option to develop their business.

Workers or unemployed people who wish to be entrepreneurs and look for a concept that meet their expectations.

Franchise candidates who already started the process and want the advice of experts to carry on.

All future franchisors who want to have a better understanding of the franchise model, how to replicate it, and to meet many experts who can help them.

Key figures:

  • More than 580 exhibitors and 500 brands
  • More than 36 000 visitors expected
  • 25 nationalities
  • 90 sectors of activity (Food & Beverage, Beauty, Health, Fitness, Fashion, Home decoration, Specialized outlets, Construction, Automotive, Real Estate, B2C services, B2B services, Experts, Institutions, Banks, Media…)
  • About 100 conferences and workshops to create its own company and become a franchisee

Franchise Expo Paris is a unique moment for all future entrepreneurs who want to create their company or to give a new dynamic to their professional career. In one place they have all the ingredients to fully understand how a franchise works, especially by meeting dynamic French and international brands.

A matchmaking platform: MyFranchise

It connects franchisors with entrepreneurs and investors. In the 2018 edition, 2 700 project leaders used it to plan their show.

The show also has a VIP program for investors, multi-unit franchisees, master franchisees and entrepreneurs. Exhibitors and VIP members can meet at pre-arranged one-to-one business meetings.

By welcoming more than 25 different nationalities among the exhibitors, which represent 20% of them, Franchise Expo Paris provides a great international vision of the trendy concepts.” Sylvie Gaudy, Director of Franchise Expo Paris

The show is the opportunity to meet more than 580 exhibitors and to benefit from testimonies and advice from professionals and experts (banks, lawyers, accountants, consultants, international franchise association…) through conferences and free workshops.

Even more, all the franchise stakes are tackled during the show: each day has a theme:

  • Sunday: families and retraining workers
  • Monday: Workers and merchants
  • Tuesday: franchise for everyone
  • Wednesday: franchise and shops in tomorrow’s city

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