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Looking for Int'l Partners for Your PH Franchising Business? Meet Them at the Franchise Asia Expo

For the first time, foreign buyers seeking Philippine franchise concepts will take part in the event

The Philippine Franchise Association (PFA), which organizes the largest franchising event in Asia, Franchise Asia Expo, is bringing in foreign buyers from neighboring countries for the first time to the week-long series of events at the SMX Convention Center near the SM ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | July 11, 2018 11:00:00

Looking for Ready-Made Business to Invest In? Franchise Asia Expo 2018 is the Perfect Place to Look

Choose from some 500 businesses taking part in Asia's largest franchising event on July 20-22

Franchise Asia Expo 2018 will have more than 200 booths to visit in the four halls of the SMX Convention CenterFranchise Asia Expo 2018, Asia’s largest franchising event, is happening on July 20 to 22 at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City. ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | June 28, 2018 10:00:00

5 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Buying a Franchise

Franchising has a higher success rate than starting on your own but you must be ready to commit to it

If there is a Jollibee outlet near your home, chances are, that branch is operated by a franchisee. More than half of the homegrown fast food brand’s 1,000-plus branches are operated by this special kind of entrepreneur. And the reason why most ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | March 01, 2018 10:00:00

7 things you didn't know about the ”?"father of PH franchising”

Did you know that Samie Lim is also the 'father' of Mother's Day in the Philippines?

As we celebrate Father’s Day on Sunday, June 19, allow me to write something about my father, also the “Father of Philippine franchising” himself, Mr. Samson “Samie” Lim.As a father, not only does he continuously inspire his children to strive for greatness, ...

by Sam Christopher Lim  | June 16, 2016 10:00:00

What is the big fuss about Franchise Asia 2011

Event will highlight business opportunities in franchising

What is the big fuss about the Franchise Asia 2011 that will be staged at the SMX Convention Center later this month?As Franchise Asia 2011 chair Bing Sibal-Limjoco would put it, the event will put the country on the map as the ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | September 02, 2011 01:00:00

43 countries to join Franchise Asia 2011 in September

Manila hosts the largest gathering of franchise brands

Franchise Asia 2011, to be hosted by the Philippines in September, will be akin to an assembly for the United Nations with more than 20 countries each sending their respective franchise brands.Delegates from the member-nations of the World Franchise Council (WFC) and ...

by Entrepreneur Staff  | June 30, 2011 02:00:00

Franchise Your Way to Business Success!

What you need to know to succeed in franchising

When visiting another country, we make sure that we have a travel guide at hand.After purchasing a new gadget, we browse through the manual first.The same preparation or attitude should be applied in entrepreneurship and franchising.Although franchising means proven business models and ...

July 25, 2010 11:00:00

\\\'Golden Era\\\' of RP franchising industry

Filipino brands and concepts set sights on overseas expansion as new avenue of growth

In the ‘golden era’.That was how Samie Lim, Philippine Franchise Association chairman emeritus, described the booming industry of franchising in the country. [Read more about Franchise 2010 here]“All the franchise brands here are preparing to go global just as Manila is preparing ...

July 16, 2010 03:00:00

Franchise 2010: Events, expo and highlights

Philippine Franchise Association promotes country as \\\'Franchising Gateway of Asia\\\'

Local and foreign franchise brands in the Philippines are promoting the country as  the "Franchising Gateway of Asia". [See five things to consider in choosing a franchise brand here]There are a number of reasons why franchising has become a hit in the ...

July 08, 2010 09:00:00