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World Franchise Associates (UK) Participating in Major Franchise Expos in SE

28 Apr 2017 - World Franchise Associates (WFA) has recently announced plans to participate in major franchise expos in Cambodia, Myanmar, Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia & Singapore from May to October 2016 including the following events taking place from May to July:

• Cambodia - Franchise & Licensing Cambodia 2017 - 4-6 May 2017 at Diamond Island Convention & Exhibition Centre in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
• Vietnam - Vietnam Retail + Franchise Fair 2017 - 1-3 June 2017 at Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
• Malaysia - Malaysia International Retail & Franchise Exhibition 2017 – 13-16 July at Mid-Valley Exhibition Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

World Franchise Associates is providing the many franchise brands that it represents with unique opportunities to meet qualified partners at these expos. WFA also invites companies looking for new business opportunities in these strategic markets to participate by being represented in the WFA Pavilions at these expos.

Benefits of joining WFA for these events include special exhibition rates with additional discounts for participation in multiple events; professional planning and assistance before, during and after the events; dedicated brand presentations, business matching/networking and speaking opportunities at selected events.

Troy Franklin, WFA’s COO for SEA said “Our marketing efforts in Southeast Asia with our participation in these upcoming franchise events provide WFA clients and potential new clients with unrivalled access to franchise development opportunities in the region. The continued emergence of an affluent and informed middle class across the region has created substantial opportunities for development and growth for franchisors across all franchise industry segments.”

Franklin added that “the numbers supporting franchise development opportunities in Southeast Asia are very compelling with a young and growing population of more than 625 million people equivalent to almost 9.0% of the world's total population; with Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam being among the world’s 20 most populated countries and with the region being home to 3 of the world’s largest cities including Bangkok, Jakarta & Manila.”

Franklin added that “in addition to these Southeast Asian events WFA is also expected to participate in major events in the Philippines, Indonesia, Myanmar, Singapore and Thailand” and he further added that “WFA is also looking at events in India, Macau and Hong Kong before the end of 2017 as well as several leading events taking place across the GCC and MENA region.

About World Franchise Associates WFA is a UK based global franchise services company with offices and associates in Europe, USA, Middle East, Asia and South America that expertly assists franchisors from around the world to enter new international markets and supports international businesses and investors with the acquisition of international franchise brands. WFA also assists service based companies in the acquisition of related franchised businesses and works with real estate developers to build compelling and complementary portfolios of world class retail and food brands.

WFA’s World Franchise Centre is a portal showroom representing hundreds of selected international franchise brands with a live database of over 10,000 companies from North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. World Franchise Centre is a vital resource for franchise buyers, entrepreneurs, commercial real estate developers and food, retail and service franchises.

Some of the brands that WFA is promoting internationally and representing at the Southeast Asian expos include:

F&B Brands: ArmyNavy (Philippines); Astons (Singapore) Au Bon Pain (USA); Bruxie (USA); Buca di Beppo (USA); Chicken Treat (Australia); Crepe Delicious (Canada); Degani Café (Australia); Earl of Sandwich (USA); Element Fresh (China); FUNK (Australia); Habitual Fix (New Zealand); Hesburger (Finland); Jollibee (Philippines); Let’s Popcorn (Kuwait); Little Caesars Pizza (USA); Mad Mex (Australia); Oporto (Australia); Panchavati Gaurav (India); Red Rooster (Australia); Spun Candy (UK); Texas Chicken (USA); Thr1ve (USA); #getfried (USA)

Non-Food Brands: Abdul Samad Al Qurashi (KSA); Archipelago International Hotels (Indonesia); Connexion D’Art (France) Dr. Batras (India) FastSigns (USA); Jan-Pro (USA); Jet King (India); JumpBunch (USA); Millennium Dance Complex (USA); Periwinkle (Philippines); Poney (Malaysia); Renue Systems (USA); Snap Fitness (USA); Studio Fitness (Hong Kong) 9Round (USA)

A full list of events on WFA’s 2017 calendar can be seen at and for more information about joining WFA for any of these events or regarding other international development opportunities with WFA please contact Troy Franklin at or at +60192101909 or on Skype at tfranklin.

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