The leading business event for franchise

 Franchise Expo Paris is the leading business event for franchise entrepreneurs in France, and for investors / master franchisees internationally. It's the opportunity for brands to meet future franchisees and business partners, for future growth.

With almost 600 exhibitors, 18% of internationals, Franchise Expo Paris is the leading international franchising event.
It's the place to be for entrepreneurs and franchise candidates who can find all the franchise ecosystem under the same roof : franchisors, franchise experts, banks, partners...
Profils visiteurs

What's the profile of the visitors?

Every year, Franchise Expo Paris welcomes 30,000+ participants with various profiles and aims:

  • Independent shopkeepers or franchisees, who think about franchise to develop their business,
  • Salaried Employees or employees looking to change career by creating their own business, and searching for a concept that will suit their expectations,
  • Franchise candidates who already have a strong project and are looking for franchise experts to finalize the last details,
  • Future franchisors who are willing to see if their concept is commercially viable, know more about the franchising model, and meet franchise experts to help them in their journey.
  • Investors who are looking for the right French or international franchise to develop in their area.
Secteurs d'activité

Which franchisors exhibit?

The show welcomes 500 French & international brands, allowing candidates to have access to franchisors among 90 business sectors:

  • Automotive, cycle, motorbike (car wash center, car rental...)
  • Construction (housebuilder, renewable energy...)
  • Beauty, health, fitness (sports club, nail care...)
  • Specialist food shops (bakery, specialty store...)
  • Specialist outlets (pet shops, leisure centre & indoor games...)
  • Food shops (organic shop, supermarket & hypermarket...)
  • Home fittings & accessories (tableware, kitchen shops...)
  • Fashion & personal accessories (jewellery, ready-to-wear clothing...)
  • Hotels & restaurants (bar & pubs, quick service restaurant...)
  • B2B Services (coworking, goods shipping...)
  • B2C Services (removals & storage, tutoring...)
Partenaires de la création d'entreprise

Which business creation partners exhibit?

Franchise Expo Paris welcomes 100 partners in business creation, that are there to support entrepreneurs, and project holders and franchise networks: 

  • Cities & territories (local authorities...)
  • Insurance and finance organisations
  • Franchise Experts from the FFF Collège (lawyers, accountants, consultants...)
  • Federations & institutions
  • Medias

Which conferences?

The expo has a programme of nearly 150 conferences, workshops and pitchs. These talks are displayed in different locations on the show:
  • The Agora: the main conference arena, dedicated to business creation and testimonies of well-known entrepreneurs.
  • The Workshops: 2 locations, where you will get advice from franchise expert to choose the right brand, develop your network and build your project.
  • The Pitchs: several locations located in the heart of business sectors to discover brands and get insights on the market from experts.
  • Franchise Expo Live: the TV set broadcasts live shows during the expo.

Franchise Expo Paris is committed to a corporate social responsibility (CSR) approach

Our 5 tangible commitments:
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  1. Promotion of responsible franchising
  2. Reduction of our environmental footprint
  3. Awareness and education
  4. Social involvement
  5. Continuous improvement

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