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The National Franchise Exhibition

The National Franchise Exhibition

Entrepreneurs will be able to explore franchise brands across a range of sectors at the event, including fitness, food and drink, care, education, and property and enjoy face-to-face discussions with the teams behind names including McDonald??s, Tutor Doctor and Visiting Angels.

Visitors can choose from a program of over 40 free presentations, attend the BFA Real Franchise Stories panel sessions for a Q&A with existing franchisees and receive valuable one-to-one guidance with legal, financial and career planning professionals.

A Low-cost Showcase will focus on franchises with investment levels starting from under ??10,000, while the Vehicle-based Showcase includes brands where franchisees are out on the road and in control of their work schedules.

Every exhibiting brand is assessed and accredited by the British Franchise Association (BFA), providing the assurance that every opportunity at the event has an established track record and a proven business format franchise.


Why Visit
  • Quality, accredited franchise brands
    Discover a broad range of opportunities to suit every budget and interest. Our exclusive partnership with the British Franchise Association (BFA) ensures that all exhibiting brands have been through an accreditation process and demonstrated that they operate a genuine business format franchise.
  • Choose from 35+ free presentations & workshops
    Don't miss your opportunity to tap into a wealth of knowledge from a varied mix of industry professionals. Whether you are looking to franchising an existing business or would like to invest in a franchise, you can explore the world of franchising through a packed program of presentations, workshops, and Q&A sessions. 
  • BFA Franchising Seminars
    Get essential advice from a panel of industry experts including lawyers, financial experts, consultants and representatives from the British Franchise Association to help you kick-start your franchise journey.
  • Professional Advisers
    Free expert advice and consultancy are available from professionals who have extensive experience in the franchise industry, as well as those with backgrounds in law, finance, and consultancy.
  • McDonald's Open Days
    Attend a comprehensive presentation on the McDonald's recruitment process and find out what it's like to become a franchisee with one of the world's biggest fast-food brands.

Event Information

Event Date 02-26-2021 9:30 am
Event End Date 02-27-2021 6:00 pm
Individual Price Free
Tel +44??0??20 8394 5207
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Location NEC, Birmingham, UK
Categories Trade Show, Business Services, Franchising & Retailing

Venue Information - NEC, Birmingham, UK


The National Exhibition Centre is an exhibition center located in Solihull, England. It is near junction 6 of the M42 motorway and is adjacent to Birmingham Airport and Birmingham International railway station.

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