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Visit the North's largest franchise exhibition

Discover how you can run your own business with the support of an established brand

The Northern Franchise Exhibition, EventCity Manchester 22 - 23 Jun 2018

Brands

Quality, accredited franchise brands

Our exclusive partnership with the British Franchise Association (bfa) ensures that all exhibiting brands have been through an accreditation process and demonstrated that they operate a viable and ethical business model.

We are the only franchise exhibitions that can offer this assurance!

Seminars

Over 40 free seminars

A two-day seminar programme covering all the necessities of franchising for those looking to invest in a franchise and those with a business that they'd like to expand through franchising. Learn all you need to know from the experts during a packed programme of presentations, workshops and Q&A sessions. Hear from financial and legal experts, as well as representatives from the British Franchise Association (bfa).

View the complete timetable here > 

International conference

Finance Clinic

Get one-to-one advice on your business plan at the Finance Clinic from the experts at Franchise Finance. Book an appointment and get free advice on raising finance.

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Careers Clinic

Want to talk through your career options with an expert? Free, one-to-one consultations are available with Personal Career Management. 

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bfa Franchising Seminars

Get essential advice from a panel of industry experts including financial experts, consultants and representatives from the bfa to help you kick-start your franchise journey.

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High-level returns in franchising

We cater for high-net-worth investors by incorporating VIP seminars, a private lounge and a bespoke meetings service.

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Motivational Keynote Speakers

Inspiring entrepreneurs and founders of the latest business start-up successes will share the secrets of their growth at The Growing Your Own Business Conference.

View our confirmed keynotes > 

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Real Franchise Stories

Attend a panel session where you can put your questions to a selection of franchisees from exhibiting brands. Find out why they chose to invest in a franchise and what they have learnt along the way.

Further details coming soon.

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Vehicle-based Showcase

Owning a vehicle-based franchise is a great way to escape the constraints of office life. Take your work-life into your own hands.

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Low-cost Opportunities

If you wish to invest a lower level of your own capital in a business, explore these brands.


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Children's Activity Centre

Children's Activity Centre

Enjoy a fun-filled session of arts and crafts with your kids thanks to The Creation Station while your partner explores the huge range of franchise opportunities on offer.

Find out more about the Children's Activity Centre > 

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Matched Meetings Service

Our dedicated matched meetings co-ordinator, Sarah Scott, will be happy to help you book private meetings with franchisors on site. Contact him on Sarah.Scott@vmgl.com.

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Professional advisers

Free expert advice and consultancy is available from professionals with extensive experience in the industry, as well as those with backgrounds in law, finance and consultancy.

View the complete list of professional advisers > 

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Growing Your Own Business Conference

What will 2018 mean for your business? Keep ahead of the crowd by taking advantage of free business workshops, support and business start-up advice.

Explore the Growing Your Own Business Conference > 

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DIrections and opening times


Opening times:

Friday 22 June | 10:00 - 17:00
Saturday 23 June | 10:00 - 16:00

Hall 1
EventCity, Manchester, M17 8AS

Directions:

Motorway

EventCity is conveniently located close to the M6, M62, M56 and M60.

EventCity is easily accessible by car. If travelling from the M60 take Junction 9 for the A5081 and follow signs for Barton Dock Road. For satellite navigation use: M17 8AS.

Bus

X50 - Manchester City Centre’s Express Service intu Trafford Centre’s high frequency express bus link leaving Piccadilly Gardens Bus Station Stand K every 15 minutes from early until late 7 days a week 363 days a year (via MediaCityUK Manchester and MUFC)

250 - Stagecoach Manchester Bus Service The Trafford Centre“s high frequency bus link direct from Piccadilly Gardens Bus Station Stand K every 15 minutes from early until late 364 days a year (via MUFC and Manchester University).

Trafford Bus Station

This is approximately 10 minutes’ walk from EventCity (see map) and serviced by bus routes from all over Greater Manchester. There are frequent buses providing a connection every 5 minutes (services 18, 247, 250 and X50) from the bus station to EventCity.

Air

Liverpool John Lennon Airport - By car: Join the A5300 at the airport, then take the M62 (eastbound) to the M60. Follow the M60 (westbound) exiting at junctions 9 or 10.

Manchester Airport - By car: Join the M56, then M60 (westbound) exiting at Junctions 9 or 10. By bus: Service 18 runs frequently direct to The Trafford Centre Bus Station.

Train

Manchester Piccadilly - Bus service X50 or 250 from Piccadilly Gardens Bus Station descending at the EventCity bus stop.

Manchester Victoria - Bus service 100 (every 12 minutes) or Service 110 (every 20 minutes) descending at The Trafford Centre bus station.

Ticket prices:

Tickets will be free of charge if you book them in advance by clicking here

If you wish to attend on the day and do not book in advance, tickets will cost £10 on the door, unless a discount offer code is presented at the exhibition entrance.

FREE tickets can be booked online up until the close of the show. 

Click here to book free tickets >

Accommodation:

To reserve accommodation please contact our official booking agents Ellis Salsby on +44 (0)1562 829 939 or visit www.ellis-salsby.co.uk.

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Book tickets to the BFA-accredited franchise exhibitions

Book tickets online here or call our hotline:

Please call +44(0)20 8394 5294 to speak to the Franchise Team.

Tickets are valid for the entire event and are free online.

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