THE 22ND KEM INTERNATIONAL FRANCHISE EXHIBITION IN ATHENS, GREECE IS BACK IN BUSINESS AFTER 33 MONTHS OF NON OPERATION DUE TO COVID 19
and is going to welcome a significant number of prospective investors
We are excited to announce that KEM is resuming its activities. The 22nd International KEM Franchise Exhibition will take place on 27-29 November 2021 in Athens, at the Mediterranean Exhibition Center. Due to the fact that 33 months have passed since its last organization (on March 2019), KEM International Exhibition is going to attract a great number of qualified, ready-to-invest candidates who are seeking for a master or a franchise.
Expand your business in Greece
In spite of the global challenges, franchise still is the safest way to develop your network in Greece. Small, medium and large enterprises continue to franchise and succeed domestic and international growth.
Established franchise brands of traditional sectors such as food and beverage, clothing, education, real estate, household equipment, gift and gadgets, as well as, companies from new categories such as super markets, gambling, power and energy suppliers, gas stations and couriers, have already registered in order to showcase their brands to a great number of visitors/investors.
The time to expand in Greece is better than ever. In the last two years the country’s bank deposits have been risen by 23 billion euros (an increase of almost 15%). In addition, the end of the pandemic welcomes a new era for the Greek economy. New European funds and investment programs of 70 billion euros will boost the whole economy and the franchise industry is expected to further develop. The organization, know-how and expertise that it provides along with the low-risk environment that it ensures put franchise on the top of the list for the investments to follow.
KEM INTERNATIONAL FRANCHISE EXHIBITION – THE BEST WAY TO EXPAND YOUR NETWORK IN GREECE
According to KEM’s annual survey, every year more than 300 franchise deals are made by the exhibitor companies. With over 22 years of operation KEM INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION has significantly contributed in the development of the franchise industry in Greece. More than 600 domestic and international exhibitors have successfully developed their network reaching today an overall portfolio of 22.000 franchises in Greece.
KEM International Franchise Exhibition is an Institution that will promote successfully your brand. Participate in one of the best international business events and the only franchise exhibition in Greece and get the opportunity, within 3 days, to meet face-to face with numerous qualified candidates throughout the country who seek for a master.
The importance of KEM in the Franchise market in Numbers
YEARS OF EXHIBITIONS
NEW FRANCHISES (IN THE LAST 4 YEARS)
AVERAGE INVESTMENTS (MILLIONS EURO)<br />
The sectors of the exhibiting companies which take part are listed below:
- Food-Super Market-Snack-Souvlaki-Grill
- Sushi- Confectioneries- Coffee Shops-Chocolate-Natural Juices
- Café-Sandwich- Theme Restaurants- Internet Cafes
- Health- Beauty- Personal Care-Manicure-Pedicure
- Clothing- Footwear- Accessories-Bags
- Gadget Gift Items
- Small household equipment
- Seasonal species
- Shoe materials and keys
- Mobile Telephony Trade / High-tech products
- Education-Training-Brain Development Programs for Children
- Provision of services
- Real estate agencies
- Car Grooming
- Gas stations
- Automatic Washing Machines
- Vaping Products
- Long Flower Flowers
Over 500 companies that participated in KEM Franchise Exhibitions developed their network with great success!
In the middle of the financial crisis, franchise proves in day to day bases that it overcomes the difficulties for the market growth.
Our International Reputation…
I would like to thank you for your well planned meeting and fair. It will be our pleasure to market your fair!
Karin Kisker (SFA / Swedish
On behalf of the French Franchise Federation, I would like to thank you for the nice and warm reception you gave us in Athens. You have provided us with good working conditions and nice accommodation. Having seen the progress of your exhibition I also would like to congratulate you for this achievement. We know what this means, as amount of work, involvement and investment.
Chantal Zimmer (EFF / European Franchise Federation)
It is a great honor to participate in the KEM World Franchise Exhibition which gives the opportunity to present new business ideas, to sign business contracts and is the spark for evaluating the international progress within the exciting world of international franchise.
Dhawal Shah (FAI / Franchising Association of India)
I would like to thank you for the very successfully organized exhibition and WFC meeting in Athens. As every member of WFC
noted, this meeting was one of the most successful meetings organized the last years. I am very happy that it was organized by such a
professional company like KEM.
Ekaterina Soyak (Russia)
18, Ag. Triados str., 153 43 Ag. Paraskevi, Athens-Greece
TEL.: 0030 210-6084550
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