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Multi-unit Franchise

4 October 2024 | The NEC, Birmingham

Existing franchisees considering expansion, ambitious entrepreneurs looking to invest in multiple units from the outset and business owners looking to diversify their portfolios will not want to miss this event. Register your interest today!

Delegates will benefit from:

  • Hearing from established franchisees as they discuss the dos and don’ts of multi-unit and multi-brand expansion
  • Learning first-hand about the opportunities available to existing franchisees
  • Exploring The National Franchise Exhibition after the conference ends to discover their next franchise venture
  • Networking with speakers, delegates and franchisors at a VIP drinks reception

Are you an existing franchisee planning to expand or an entrepreneur looking to invest in multiple sites?

If you are, then don’t miss out on the next Multi-unit Franchise Conference taking place on Friday 4 October 2024. Register your interest today!

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Previous conference programme

10:30 -
Delegate tea & coffee

Main Stage

Delegate tea & coffee

10:40 -

Main Stage

Introduction and welcome to the 2023 Multi-unit Franchise Conference

Conference Chair: Pip Wilkins, Chief Executive Officer, BFA

10:45 -

Main Stage

Delivering optimal performance across your portfolio

Conference Chair: Pip Wilkins, Chief Executive Officer, BFA

Neel Sodha (Multi-unit Franchisee)
Domino’s, EE, Miniso, easyStorage
Mike Chalton (Multi-unit Franchisee)
Home Instead
11:15 – 11:45

Main Stage

Keynote interview: Mizan Syed guides us through his extensive portfolio expansions

Conference Chair: Pip Wilkins, Chief Executive Officer, BFA

Mizan Syed (Multi-unit Franchisee)
Pret a Manger, Pizza Hut, Anytime Fitness
11:50 – 12:20

Main Stage

Achieving your long-term business goals

Conference Chair: Pip Wilkins, Chief Executive Officer, BFA

Robin Arkle (Former Multi-unit Franchisee)
Costa Coffee
Bhopinder Gill (Multi-unit Franchisee)
Black Sheep Coffee, Wimpy
12:20 – 12:30

Main Stage

Closing remarks

Conference Chair: Pip Wilkins, Chief Executive Officer, BFA


Networking lunch

A chance to network with like-minded franchisees, franchisors and industry experts.

Have a look at highlights from last year’s conference

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