Franchise Expo Paris 2016 is to be held on 20-23 March 2016 in Paris, France

The French Franchise Federation and Reed Expositions look forward to seeing you at the new edition of the Franchise Expo Paris show, which is to be held from Sunday 20 March to Wednesday 23 March 2016.

For more than 30 years now, this international show has been speeding up the development of networks in France and abroad. Nearly 35,000 visitors and investors from the five continents attended the show in 2015 thereby reaffirming its position as an event you won’t want to miss in the sector.

Franchise Expo Paris, the largest franchising concepts offering
Franchise Expo Paris 2016 will provide an opportunity to meet more than 500 exhibitors representing 90 business sectors, as well as a number of experts in the franchising world. The show presents more of 110 new and innovative concepts, ranging from the most traditional sectors such as fashion and catering, to be the most popular sectors such as fitness coaching, water biking, nail bars, street food etc.

Franchise Expo Paris brings together known and recognised French and international brands as well as emerging concepts, which represent a non-negligible potential for attracting booming foreign markets.

Many exhibitors reproduce their points of sale or even their restaurants in the aisles. Visitors and investors can then appreciate the world of brand networks. The show’s location right on the outskirts of Paris is ideal for combining business with pleasure and finding out about ‘real life’ concepts in the capital.

Franchise Expo Paris, is all about professionals who support, advise and inform future entrepreneurs in passing on their knowledge and expertise in franchising and entrepreneurship through:

  • Discussions with exhibitors on their stands and in the experts village
  • Free work workshops and conferences held over four days (In French)
  • The ‘Master Franchise School’ (In English), a workshop for master franchisees wanting to develop in their country.

Franchise Expo Paris, The International event in the sector
An increasing number of franchise candidates, networks and investors attend the show each year. In 2015, 108 foreign brands were represented, making Franchise Expo Paris the international franchising event. The previous edition attracted a very large number of Italian, Spanish, US and Canadian brands. Together with five international pavilions: Brazil, United States, Korea, Macau and Portugal. The ‘master franchise school’ in particular contributed the show being attended by 2,700 international visitors from 88 different countries.