Are you an established franchise brand
looking to recruit franchisees?

Are you a start-up franchise business that is
wanting to grow your franchise?

Are you looking to launch a new concept or idea?

Are you looking to create jobs?

Franchise Exhibitors and Suppliers

Leverage the IFE Franchise Indaba as TouchPoint in your business where your customers, partners and suppliers can connect and engage with you in a relaxed and professional environment.

Test the market!  This is the perfect platform to see if the public is aware of your brand and if there is a potential market opportunity.

The IFE attracts the most concentrated pool of quality visitors who are looking to invest in a franchise opportunity to build their income stream and to secure their financial future.

Recruit franchisees, generate leads and participate in educating the public about franchising.  As well as recruiting franchise, it is also an opportunity for you to gain brand exposure and to give people an insight into what it is like to work and do business in the franchise sector by participating in the skills development seminars.

Benefits to Exhibiting

Recruit Franchisees
Network and connect with decision makers, support services, suppliers to the industry, financial institutions & professional consultants.
Get market feedback regarding your franchise opportunity, product of service.
Product and market testing
Raise brand awareness
Build a database of prospects
Access to market to educate the public about new technology

Skills development through speaking opportunities

In keeping with government’s strategy of focusing on skills development and creating jobs, the emphasis this year is on getting unemployed youth, emerging suppliers, franchisors and educators to come together at Nasrec, to be educated and have access to opportunities to build new clients, skills development, funding and franchise opportunities hence to event title ‘Franchise Indaba’.

Focus Points

  • How will the industry 4.0 impact franchising?
  • How will AI, smart-tech virtual reality, digital services, the internet of things, robotics increase profits?
  • Small business survival in adverse economic conditions.
  • Access to funding and franchise opportunities.
  • Access to potential new markets for emerging suppliers.

Learning Opportunities for Franchisors and Franchisees

Bringing together the World of Franchising and Industry 4.0!

The IFE will be focusing on skills development, job creation, business opportunities and entrepreneurship in times of innovation and disruption.

Nothing is more constant than change! Whether it is franchise business owners, franchisees, employees, students, far too many are ill-prepared for the new world of technology. There is no predicting how it will impact our businesses and lives. Imagine your life before Google. Lean in with industry leaders to find out how to not only survive but thrive during this fourth industrial revolution.

  • How will Industry 4.0 impact the franchise world, for better or worse?
  • How will algorithms, artificial intelligence, smart tech, IoT, robotics and an app-driven economy be used in retail, business and professional services?
  • How will new technology impact jobs and streamline production?

As a franchise business owner, you cannot afford to miss this event as we aim to bring in suppliers from the tech world and industry 4.0 to demonstrate this disruptive world of technology.  Be in on the action.  Showcase your franchise brand.