Venture Marketing Group Ltd
1 - 2 Oct 2021

The National Franchise Exhibition

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It’s time to be your own boss!

Find out how you could run your own business with the support of an established brand at the UK’s flagship franchise exhibition. Book your FREE ticket online using code NEC1.

Leading brands

Meet the UK’s leading franchise brands from all business sectors, including food & drink, home-based, fitness, low-cost, care and property and discover the right opportunity for you.

Franchise opportunities you can trust

The event is exclusively supported by the British Franchise Association (bfa) - the industry’s governing body – which ensures that all exhibiting brands are genuine business format franchises.

Expert advice

Choose from a packed programme of free presentations and connect with a community of industry experts, including the bfa, finance providers and franchise consultants. 

Whether you are completely new to the world of franchising, or a seasoned franchisee, the exhibition has something to offer everyone!



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Parking at The NEC

Arriving by car? Remember to pre-book your parking to save money and avoid payment queues on the day so you have more time to spend at the event. Pre-pay is available in our standard & disabled public car parks.

Experience the NEC

Make the most of your upcoming visit to the NEC. From booking your hotel, sorting out travel, pre-booking your parking or scoping out the excitement that awaits across the NEC campus, our visiting us page has everything covered.

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Holiday Inn Birmingham Airport, 3 miles from the NEC offers affordable luxury. Socialise in the Open Lobby, dine in the Marco’s New York Italian restaurant and arrive using the free shuttle service.

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