The 36th Franchise Expo Paris will take place from Sunday 19 to Wednesday 22 March 2017. The leading international franchising industry event is set to welcome 530 exhibitors and more than 35,000 visitors.This edition will also feature a number of new concepts and countries exhibiting for the first time.
A truly international event
Every year, Franchise Expo Paris helps to grow networks in France and internationally by enabling thousands of entrepreneurs to realise their dream of setting up a business. This March, the show will welcome exhibitors from 25 countries, representing 20% of exhibitors to date.
A number of new countries will be taking part over the four days, including Malta (Sanondaf), Russia (Killfish), Czech Republic (QuickGame), the Netherlands (Fit 20, PaintBar), Latvia (Heavens) and Greece (Pink Woman). There will also be several international group stands, including USA, Canada, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, Croatia and Brazil.
The major franchising countries will be present in force:
– USA with 16 brands already, including Experimax, Papa Johns, Skechers and Embroid Me
– Spain with 12 brands including Artespanol, Paellas & Tapas, Llaollao and Refresh
– Italy with 29 brands including Illy Caffe, Old Wild West, Ireplace, Geox and Coincasa.
– Denmark with 4 iconic brands: Bo Concept, Bang & Olufsen, Only and Vero Moda
Key trends highlighted at the show
Once again this year, new trends and new concepts are emerging in a number of sectors. The most
dynamic include catering and food retailing, the beauty/health/fitness sector and services to
businesses and private individuals…