Francorp to hold seminar on franchising

Posted at 07/14/14 9:28 AM

MANILA, Philippines - Currently own a business that is doing well and has potential to grow to many? Then, it may be the right time to franchise it.

Francorp, a world leader in franchising, is inviting entrepreneurs to learn and discover franchising through its "How to franchise your business" seminar on July 19 (Saturday, 10-12 a.m. and 1-3 p.m.) and July 20 (Sunday, 2-4 p.m.), at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia, Pasay City.

The seminars will be held simultaneously with Franchise Asia 2014, which runs from July 18-20.

Seminars for franchise investors, such as Master Franchising 101 (July 18, 1-5 p.m.) and “How to Invest in the Right Franchise” (July 19 & 20, 1-5 p.m.) will also be offered by U-Franchise, the biggest franchise sales company today.

“Francorp has been in the forefront of creating success stories in Philippine franchising. Many of these concepts started small or were just simple homegrown concepts from the provinces but have become today’s multi-million, multi-awarded or most sought after franchise opportunities, with nationwide presence. Many have even expanded globally," Ma. Alegria Sibal-Limjoco, CFE, Francorp CEO, said.

Among Francorp's success stories include Jollibee, Max, Goldilocks, Bench, Penshoppe, The Generics Pharmacy, Islands Souvenirs, PR Gaz, Potato Corner, Pancake House, HBC, Kamiseta, Bayo, Folded & Hung, Plains & Prints, Crystal Clear, Bo’s Coffee, Fruit Magic, David’s Salon, Reyes Haircutters, Waffle Time, Rufo’s, Sumosam’s, Bar-B-King, Mont Albo Massage, Orange Blush Salon and Mr. Quickie.

In this year’s Franchise Asia alone, Francorp, the No. 1 franchise consultancy firm, is launching almost 30 new promising franchises such The Lollicake Factory, Mr. Potato, Tea Generation, Slammin’ Burgers, Inihauz Roast Specialist, VJ Batangas Lomi Haus, to larger food concepts such as Agico Veggie Burger Bar, Love Desserts, Teresita Razon's of San Fernando, Pizzeria Michelangelo, La Vie Parissiene, and DetoxifyBar.

In the area of non-food franchising, Francorp is launching its CSR project, VIBES (a therapeutic massage clinic 100% run by blind people), the Manny Pacquiao Boxing & Fitness Gym (inspired by the legendary boxing champ), AGRI (retail store on agri inputs), Botikang Pinoy Generix, (a 24-hour generics and personal consumer drugstore) and Touchpay (a revolutionary bills payment kiosk machine).

Francorp conducts monthly “How to Franchise Your Business” Seminars all over the country as part of its advocacy to educate business owners on the benefits and power of franchising. Francorp clients account for about 30% of the industry total. Francorp has 24 offices worldwide with presence in over 40 countries. It has consulted with 10,000 businesses, guided 3,000 companies on franchising, and successfully launched 2,000 franchises in the market.

To register for the seminar under early bird and family rates, you may contact 638-3149/50 loc. 109/108/122, 0917-809-9043; 0932-880-3280, 0920-961-0810 or you may register online here.

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