The International Franchise Show 2021 is the UK's biggest exhibition for the most exciting franchise opportunities from around the world. The Franchise Show plays host to over 250 franchise brands - you won't find a larger selection at any other UK franchise event!

Budding entrepreneurs, small business owners, and ambitious individuals, come to our event each and every year in hopes of finding their perfect franchise opportunity amongst the 25+ industry sectors on offer. The 2021 Franchise Show couldn't be come at a more crucial time as businesses start to rebuild and visitors flock to the ExCeL London upon reflection of their ambitions to becoming their own boss.  

Franchising is one of the most profitable industries in the UK

Franchising is one of the most profitable industries in the UK

Frequently coined a 'business-in-box', opening a franchise is a great way to becoming your own boss whilst adopting a tried and tested business model. 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. 

Seek out your perfect franchise amongst a diverse range of brands

Seek out your perfect franchise amongst a diverse range of brands

The International Franchise Show plays host to the UK's largest selection of franchise brands under one-roof. With franchise opportunities across over 25 different sectors, over 50 international brands, and franchise opportunities from under £10K, there's something to suit everyone. Opening your own franchise and becoming your own boss couldn't be easier! Plus, many franchise brands offer a range of support, loans and funding options to help kickstart your venture. Explore over 250 brands at the 2021 event!

Gain a deeper understanding of franchising and why it's such a popular and lower risk model 

Gain a deeper understanding of franchising and why it's such a popular and lower risk model 

Connect with a range of franchise experts, consultants and associations to gain a deeper understanding of why franchising is such a popular option. At the Franchise Show you'll get to network with some of the biggest experts in the industry who'll help you expand, start and recruit franchisees, plus our Business Show zone welcomes a range of suppliers for everything you need to kickstart your journey. 

Absorb knowledge and expert advice in over 60 seminars, panels and workshops

Absorb knowledge and expert advice in over 60 seminars, panels and workshops

This year we've refined our seminar agenda and added more focused talks to bring you over 60 insightful seminars, expert panel debates and workshops you want to hear. We've listened to your feedback, fine tweaked our agenda and crafted a compelling line-up of industry-led talks to equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to start your own franchised business. 

Network and build connections to find out how to choose the right franchise for you!

Network and build connections to find out how to choose the right franchise for you!

As the UK's biggest International Franchise Show our event attracts over 10,000 entrepreneurs, business owners and franchisors/franchisees, all looking to start and grow their business. You'll have the opportunity to network and connect in a host of networking zones, including the coffee area, for those all-important discussions. 

Discover a range of international opportunities within our global pavilions

Discover a range of international opportunities within our global pavilions

Each year the International Franchise Show grows its global presence. As a global exhibition, you'll find a range of opportunities to open your own franchise in markets across the world. We've brought a range of pavilions to you, including the US pavilion, to help you find your perfect franchise to open domestically or internationally. Network with exhibitors to explore locations that best suit your agenda.