The 41st national franchise, retail and SME show 2011 organised in Indore on 6-7 August, concludes successfully.
The 41st national franchise, retail and SME show 2011 organised in Indore on 6-7 August, concludes successfully. The two event jointly organised by Franchise India and Indian Franchise Association (IFA), is touted as India’s biggest franchise, retail and business opportunity show.
The show had a perfect blend of business opportunities for the aspiring entrepreneurs driven towards the jumpstart of business and its further expansion. The platform pulled more than 1,724 business investors seeking information, to succeed in building a profitable business.
S Vijay Kumar, Director, Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Development Institute, Indore, was the ‘Guest of the Honor’ on the inaugural day of the show. Ashna G Sharan, CEO, Franchise India Exhibitions, also addressed the inaugural session.
FRO2011 Indore exhibited various Indian and global brands, under one roof, to impart an all-round perspective on franchising within the prominent SME sector, thereby highlighting the principal concepts and prevailing trends in franchising fraternity. The two day event comprised of exclusive franchising and retail business opportunities for the local investors of Indore and a conference by the name of STARTUP SUMMIT 2011.
The leading brands at the pavilion were from all across the sectors like food and beverages, fashion and lifestyle, luxury, health, beauty and fitness, real estate, education and training, hospitality, travel, specialty retail and services, to name a few. Some of the prominent speakers who addressed the conference include S Vijay Kumar, Director, MSME Development Institute, Amit Sinha Director, Sayaji Hotels Lmited, Sameer Akhil Kachru, Director, Yes India Hospitality Services, Satyanarayan Khandelwal, Chairman and MD, Link Retail India Private Limited.