Returning on April 12-13, 2024 at ExCeL London, the International Franchise Show London will provide thousands of entrepreneurs and business owners with access to over 250 exhibitors, 60 seminars, 1-2-1 personal advice, interactive features, expert guidance and more! IFA is proud to now serve as the exclusive and title sponsor of the International Franchise Show London, expanding the association’s reach around the globe and bringing new franchise opportunities and education to the United Kingdom. This partnership expands IFA’s footprint outside of the U.S., for the first time bringing its advocacy and education work directly to international partner organizations. This new partnership will not only showcase franchise opportunities in the United Kingdom but will open the doors to U.S. brands looking to grow their reach abroad and international brands looking to grow in the United States.
The International Franchise Show London held a record-breaking event in 2023, with over 11,000 visitors in attendance from 46 countries, the biggest franchise show to date in the UK. In addition to the expo, the event features education sessions from leading international brands. Come meet hundreds of the best franchise opportunities from around the world - The International Franchise Show is host to the UK's biggest selection of the most exciting franchise opportunities from around the world! Franchising in the UK has continued to expand, predominantly influenced by the success and growth of businesses in US expanding their operations through the franchise model. The most recent, 2019 NatWest survey estimates the franchise industry to be worth £17.2bn in the UK. The International Franchise Show London could not have come at a more crucial point as the economy grows, businesses recover and entrepreneurs embark on their journey to become their own boss!