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BFA franchising seminars
FRIDay 11 march
10:45 - 11:45 | An introduction to franchising For aspiring owners who are new to the franchising concept, find out:
How buying a franchise can change your life – on a personal and business level
What you should look for in a franchise
Why and when you should get legal advice
How to obtain funding and access financial help
12:00 - 13:00 | Essential tips for franchising your business How to franchise an existing business or develop a new venture. Discover:
What kind of business can be franchised?
Where to start and gain advice
Why and how to write a franchise agreement
How to protect your franchised business and the risks involved
15:00 - 16:00 | Essential tips for investing in a franchise For those who are changing their career and considering franchising, find out:
How to approach a franchisor and the questions you need to ask
The legalities you must consider if you are buying a franchise
What the banks are doing to support franchising in the UK
The bfa's recommended next steps
Saturday 12 march
10:30 - 11:30 | What to consider when choosing a franchise For aspiring owners who are new to the franchising concept, find out:
The benefits of franchising versus starting from scratch
What a franchisor looks for in a franchisee and vice versa
What a franchise agreement is and when you need to use a solicitor
The importance of business plans and how to obtain funding
11:45 - 12:45 | Expanding your business through franchising How to franchise an existing business or develop a new venture. Discover:
Where to start and what the main factors are to consider
The different type of franchisee that will fit your business
What it will cost to franchise your business
How to decide on a price for your franchise
14:45 - 15:45 | Making franchising your future For those who are changing their career and considering franchising, find out:
The different types of franchises available
The advantages of a buying a franchise
The size and expected growth of the franchise market
How the banks can help you fund your new venture
Keep up-to-date with the franchise industry and all upcoming Franchise Exhibitions.
With over 900 franchise opportunities in the UK it can be difficult to know where to start your search to invest in a franchise brand.
FranchiseInfo offers an online resource for the UK franchise industry, offering a wide range of franchise opportunities across the UK and overseas as well as a being a network for current franchisees.
It is also the official website for the bfa-supported franchise exhibitions and provides up-to-date information on all the latest news, features and exhibitors.