A small business decides to take the journey forward by building their brand and expanding the presence into newer geographies. Making alliance with likeminded business enthusiast who believes in his vision and agrees to replicate it in his locality. The concept might sound very simple, but it requires precision, guidance, hand holding and proper surveillance to ensure a sustainable growth for the brand and the franchisees. This year, Franchise India with their expertise and experience will facilitate that and that on an enormous scale.
As Entrepreneurship and franchising have become an increasingly viable business ownership opportunity, nearly 37,000 prospective business owners and entrepreneurs from throughout India and 11 countries across the globe are gearing up to meet face-to-face with representatives of top franchise brands at the industry’s biggest event at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi on October 15-16, 2016. Franchise India 2016 will kick off with Lamp Lighting ceremony and Keynote By Ace shooter and Olympian Mr Abhinav Bindra and at 9:45 a.m. on October 15 at Pragati maidan, hall no 12-12A. This international exhibition and Conference over last 14 years have boosted the development of Indian franchise Marketplace from Ground zero to a 47 Billion dollar Industry.
Participating Brands will not just be from India but also from countries of USA, UK, Greece, UAE, HongKong, Japan, China, Singapore and Philippines with vast emerging, international and mature franchise opportunities ranging from as little as Rs. 20 lakhs upto Rs. 10 Crores.
“Though risk & optimism are the hallmarks of an entrepreneur, but what is important is that risk can be minimized and often avoided with an intelligent upfront selection of the right business, Therefore relevance of franchising and its power to leverage entrepreneurial resources to build a scalable business in India is the highest ever today. Franchise India 2016 will showcase the hottest Business Trends and create an environment that marries prospective entrepreneurs and the franchise Brands. Throughout the two days, the Business Investors will get to evaluate Business Opportunities to achieve financial freedom and change their lives through entrepreneurship” Says Gaurav Marya, Chairman, Franchise India.
India’s most comprehensive Franchise India Report “Francast 2016” will also be unveiled at Franchise India 2016, which shares that Franchise businesses are mounting at much faster pace than any other sector of the economy. And it is eventually generating jobs at a faster cut, too. For the sixth year following, franchise industry in the FY 2016- 2017 witnessed 35% Y-O-Y growth, with addition of approximately 4,050 new brands to the franchise brand-wagon in the year. 47% of Indian entrepreneurs consider franchising as the most viable option. Franchising business in India is estimated at US $47 billion currently.
With a masters degree in Visual Communication from Industrial Design Center, IIT Bombay, Mayuri Nikumbh has more than a decade’s experience with successful stints at many digital and design firms, she is currently leading the visual communication design vertical at Elephant, India’s largest independent integrated design consultancy.