We’re thrilled to announce we are the official event sponsor of the upcoming Franchise Opportunities event, taking place on 12th September at the Radisson Blu in Glasgow. The free to attend event brings together the UK franchise industry for a day of networking, knowledge sharing, seminars and workshops from top experts all whilst celebrating the successes in franchising from over the last year. Of course, it’s also a great opportunity to meet franchise brands from a host of different business sectors that are actively looking for franchisees throughout Scotland!
The franchising industry is currently experiencing an all time high, with the British Franchise Assocation (bfa) forecasting that the Scottish franchise sector alone will be worth £1 billion by next year. Now is a great time to get into franchising, and whether you are looking to franchise your business, or become a franchisee of an established profitable business, the Franchise Opportunities event is for you!
Convinced? Here’s just a few things you have to look forward to at the event:
Network with leading brands. Find out how you could be part of the lucrative world of franchising with unique networking opportunities. Our exclusive partnership with the bfa ensures that all exhibiting brands have been through an accreditation process and demonstrated that they operate a genuine business format franchise
bfa Franchising Seminars. Get essential advice from industry experts including lawyers, financial experts, consultants and representatives from the bfa to kick-start your franchise journey
Finance Clinic. Get one-to-one advice on your business plan at the Finance Clinic from the experts at Hitachi Capital Franchise Finance
How to franchise your business workshop. We’re hosting this one, so it’s promised to be great! If you are considering expanding an existing business through franchising, this workshop is for you. Our CEO Suzie McCafferty will help you gain a better understanding of the process to help you decide if this is the right direction for your business. It will help you answer questions like…
o Do you have a proven and profitable business?
o Do you operate in a sector with longevity?
o Can you protect your brand?
o Can your business be replicated by someone else with the right training, support and tools?
o Are you sure you really want to do this?
o What are you going to need?
o When are you going to need it?
o Can you afford it?
Plus, we’ll be on hand throughout the day along with Franchise Moves to answer any specific questions you may have about all the benefits of franchising. Look out for our exhibitor stand!
View the full timetable for the event here.
We are truly looking forward to meeting everyone at the event. It’s set to be another busy year, so sign up for your FREE ticket here.