The 81st National Franchise, Retail and SME Show (FRO 2015) which opens on May 16 at Nehru Centre, Worli in Mumbai, aims to provide franchise, retail and business opportunities for the delegates and business-seekers.
The two-day retail expo, organized by Franchise India, will offer new opportunities for franchisors, retailors and suppliers and distributors who can enhance their business through networking with industry leaders and stakeholders, according to organisers.
“The FRO 2015 exhibition will bring franchisors in direct access with potential franchise buyers from across every single region of the country. It will be a great opportunity for the franchise community to meet and interact, investigate all opportunities, including single units, area developments and master franchise,” said Gaurav Marya, Chairman Franchise India.
The show will unlock opportunities in today’s exciting trading environment as it opens new business avenues in products or services to explore premium distribution and franchise agreements with Indian and international companies, he said.
The show also will showcase Licensing Pavilion which will be a special destination set-up for meeting and interactions between Indian suppliers and manufacturers, with top international license brands who are keen on extending their brand identity in India, and selling licensing rights for the Indian sub-continent.
The Retail Expo will provide a platform to analyze retail focused business opportunities, innovative new retail formats and evaluate retail multichannel, ecommerce and technology into businesses.
The visitors profile includes entrepreneurs seeking business opportunities, Prospective and potential franchisees & retailers, Retail investors & business buyers, Franchise Brands, Retail Brands & store and Small to medium business owners wishing to expand to diversify their existing business.