Mumbai, May 11, 2011: If you have a product or service which people want and a strong latent demand exists for it, ‘Franchise Your Business’ , a one day platform under the twentieth edition of Knowledge Series , is being held in India to highlight the franchise essentials on May 21st, 2011 at the Nehru Centre in Mumbai. To shower this rare adequate knowledge, Francorp, a part of Franchise India, Asia’s largest integrated Franchise and Retail Solutions Company has taken an initiative by encapsulating the crucial tools by organizing a dedicated Master class at the biggest Franchise, Retail & SME Multi-city Expo, FRO 2011-Mumbai with the Global expert in franchising – Rod Young, ED, DC Strategy as the workshop leader. FRO 2011 –Mumbai is the 38th National Franchise, Retail & SME Show presented by Franchise India, Asia’s largest integrated franchise Solution Company and Indian Franchise Association (IFA) with the support of Ministry of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India.
Rod has over 30 years experience in franchising, licensing and business development in Australia, Europe, China, South East Asia, India and the United States and is considered one of the world's leading franchise consultants. He is a versatile management professional with a broad range and depth of experience establishing a consulting conglomerate developing networks and brands and has been a key advisor to some of Australia's leading groups. His involvement in India over many years not only places him at the centre of franchising in India but he has developed and delivered specific modules of the Franchise Knowledge Series that has been attended by thousands of Indian business owners ranging from small family concerns to major Indian enterprises as large as, Tata, Reliance, Motilal Oswal Securities and Bharti Airtel.
Elaborating on the importance, Mr. Gaurav Marya, Managing Director, Francorp said, “Though Franchising is more popular internationally for expansion of restaurants, in India, it is used by over 55 industries including a wide range of consumer and business to business services, retail, hospitality, health, recreation and many more. 2010 has been a revolutionary year for Indian franchising growth with over 1800 domestic & international franchise systems operating in the country and over 2, 10,000 franchisees operating a franchise system and business model as a whole continuing to grow by 30-35% annually .Franchising your business has tremendous advantages, from a higher return on investment (ROI) to risk reduction and retention of capital. But before you begin the process of franchising your business, you must first determine if your concept and operating system are franchisable!”
The parameters discussed during the master class will act as litmus test for your business idea and chart out ‘a complete blueprint’ for successfully integrating franchising into your current business model. The workshop being held under the Knowledge Series platform, provides an in-depth understanding and complete step-by-step procedure involved in franchising your business - right from understanding the tenants of franchisability, strategy building, drafting business plans, organizational restructuring and selecting franchisees.
About Organizer, Francorp
Since its inception in 1976, Francorp has been the unsurpassed leader of the Franchise Consulting Industry globally. Over the years, Francorp based out of Chicago, has assisted companies in virtually every market segment with its patented processes and unmatched expertise. The clients include companies like Bridgestone, XEROX, Shell Oil, Hallmark Cards, Encyclopedia Britannica, Mad Science Group, Pollo Camperio, Ace Hardware, BP, Fruehauf, and Gant, to name a few. In India, Francorp has associated with Franchise India Holdings Ltd. and has coalesced in an experience of 42 years.
About Franchise India
Franchise India is Asia’s largest integrated franchise solution company since 1999, with an absolute authority on Franchising, Licensing, Retailing, Real estate and Marketing. The Company has consulted for several major brands over these years like HCL, MGF, Quality Walls, Tata, Gitanjali, HSBC, Levis, JK Tyres, Lakme, D’damas, Adidas, Euro Kidz, The Apollo Clinic, Chhabra 555, Kidzee, Motilal Oswal, Rosebys, Next, Welhome and more, through media, advisory and exhibitions. With its strategically formed divisions, Franchise India has created its own niche as the pioneers of the Franchise Industry and a small business authority.
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