Greece: meeting point of the world franchise market

Visitors and exhibitors from all around the world expand your network in Greece, the Balkand and the Arab countries

2-5 March 2012, Athens, Greece

With visitors from the Arab countries

  • Lebanon
  • State of Kuwait
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • United Arab Emirates and other Arab countries that the Arab-Hellenic Chamber represents

With visitors from the Balkans

  • Bulgaria
  • Serbia
  • Croatia
  • Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • FYROM
  • Albania
  • Romania
  • Turkey

Greece: the ideal market for franchise expansion

30,2% of the franchise chains in Greece are international concepts, developing successfully

  • 18% of the investors, are interested in acquiring a Master Franchise from an international franchise chain.
  • The Greek Franchising industry has over 650 franchise systems, out of which 185 are international brands.
  • There are 19.400 franchise stores operating in the market.
  • The Greek Franchising industry enjoys one of the highest annual growth rates within the European Union.
  • Greece has the highest percentage of self-employed people across Europe. (36,3%).

All the evidence clearly demonstrate that the Greek Franchising Industry is a dynamic market for franchise development