Greece: meeting point of the world franchise market

Visitors & Exhibitors from all around the world EXPAND you network in Greece, the Balkans and the Arab countries

8 – 11 March 2013
Athens – Greece

With visitors from 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
  • Albanis
  • Romania
  • Turkey

Under the auspices of Arab-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce & Development

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.
  • The 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%).

Greek franchise industry (table,right)