The National Franchise Exhibition

Hall 10, NEC, Birmingham

Do you aspire to run your own business? Perhaps you are looking for a different career path? Franchising caters to people from all backgrounds and levels of professional experience. Why not find out more about the lucrative industry at the UK’s largest franchise event?

Take the first step towards becoming your own boss on 15 & 16 February at the NEC, Birmingham. Meet 40+ franchise brands representing a wide range of business sectors, including Auditel, Agency Express, Boogie Beat Music & Movement, Dream Doors, Esquires Coffee, Tutor Doctor, and Radfield Home Care.

Research the industry and plan your future in franchising with the help of 40 free presentations, ranging from panel sessions and expert-led advice sessions to specialist topics from exhibiting brands. Global giant McDonald’s will be running Insight Sessions on both days of the event, giving visitors a rare opportunity to quiz recruiters about their franchisee selection criteria.

Draw upon the expertise of a whole community of professional advisers, including the British Franchise Association, leading banks, solicitors, financial and careers experts and consultants.

The Franchise Exhibitions are exclusively supported by the British Franchise Association (BFA), meaning all of the exhibiting brands have met the accreditation standards of the industry's only governing body. The BFA will also deliver a series of highly informative seminars covering the fundamentals of franchising.

For those with an entrepreneurial spirit, why not drop in on the Growing Your Own Business Conference, which will showcase interactive workshops on business growth strategies like PR, marketing techniques and sales techniques