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Vietnam International Retail And Franchise Show 2016

REFLECTING VIETNAM MARKET: OPPORTUNITIES - POTENTIAL - DIFFICULTIES
2016-05-27 16:50 2022

SEOUL, South Korea, May 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) will play host to Veitnam's largest and only retail and franchise exhibition, the Vietnam International Retail and Franchise Show (VIETRF). From June 8th -10th 2016, VIETRF will see participation from some of the largest domestic and foreign retail and franchise businesses, providing an unprecedented opportunity for business owners, shop owners and investors who are looking for new business opportunities in the retail and franchise industry. Coex is one of the co-sponsors and organizers of this event.

With the participation of many potential franchise brands from Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Korea, and more, VIETRF showcases a wide range of industries including F&B, education, health, fitness and many other services. VIETRF 2016 will be an incredible opportunity for international and local franchisors and suppliers to meet master franchisees, sub franchisees, distributors, dealers, retailers, and decision makers from Vietnam and abroad. A number of popular franchise brands in Vietnam, including AMA English Center, Wall Street English, Eye Level, and Global Art, will join VIETRF. The show will also feature items such as showcases, POS, retail tech products, and retail services making it a prime opportunity for restaurant owners, coffee shops, supermarkets, and convenience stores to get in touch with quality suppliers.

Seminars and Classes

Organized by Coex and Retail & Franchise Asia, VIETRF seminars offer you an easy way to understand Vietnam's vibrant retail and franchise market. Well-known speakers including Ms. Nguyen Phi Van - Founder of Retail and Franchise Asia, Mr. Sean T. Ngo-Director VF Franchise Consulting, Ms. Dinh Thi My Loan - Chairman of the Association of Vietnam retailers, Mr Albert Kong - Director of Asiawide Franchise Consultants, will provide enlightening seminars on doing business in Vietnam. Additionally, national and regional representatives from famous brands such as Walt Disney, Starbucks Vietnam, and Standard Chartered Bank Vietnam will also be providing seminars over the course of 3 days in the exhibition hall.

VIETRF 2016 will also continue the success of its biz-matching program, bringing together national and regional trade buyers with local and international exhibitors based on each company's specific needs.

As a concurrent event with VIETRF, the Korea Sourcing Fair 2016 will take place at the same time. Visitors will have opportunity to experience real Korean culture with participation from famous Korean brands bringing a large number of high quality products, including food, drinks, fresh vegetables, household appliances, clothes, jewelry, souvenirs, and more. The sourcing fair will also feature special programs including a K-Pop Festival, K-Food Tasting, K-Fashion, K-Make-up, and K-Hair experience.

Register online at www.vietrf.com or access the exhibition fan page on Facebook  https://www.facebook.com/VIETRF2013. Share the program information with friends to have a chance to receive great gifts and prizes.

Contact: Email - nhanlieu@coex.vn Phone - +82-0934511953 / 08 2221 7621

1. EVENT NAME:

  • Vietnam International Retail and Franchise Exhibition 2016
  • Con-current event: Vietnam Int'l Coffee & Dessert Fair 2016

2. TIME:

  • Open from: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM  
  • Wednesday 8th - Friday 10th June, 2016

OPENING CEREMONY

  • Time: 10:00 AM, Thursday 8th June, 2016
  • Venue: Main stage, SECC, District 7, HCMC

3. VENUE:

SECC - Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center
799 Nguyen Van Linh Street, District 7, HCMC

4. SCALE

  • Total display area: 8800 m2
  • 350 booths
  • 250 companies from 14 countries and regions: Vietnam, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Mainland China, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippine, Japan, Myanmar, UK, France, USA

5. ORGANISERS

  • KITA
  • COEX
  • KOTRA
  • VINEXAD
  • AVR

6. DISPLAY ITEMS:

Food & Beverage: Restaurant, cafe, bar

Retail Products: Food & Drink products;
Beauty & Heath products; Fashion &
Accessories; Home products; Gift & Toy.

Beauty & Heath: Hair, make-up salon, spa,
health food store

Retail Store Fixture & Interior: Display
racks, showcase, cooling and heating cabinets,

Fashion: Clothing, shoes, accessories store

carts, packing machine, mannequins,
wallpaper, light, signage

Retail & Wholesale: Convenience store,
discount store, road shop

Retail Technology: POS, cash management
system, barcode system, RFID system,

Consulting Service: Consulting services for
real estate, finance

security system.

Education & Training: Children education,
higher education school/center, professional training center

Professional Retail Service: Consulting
service for store management and operations,
real estate, finance.

Other Specialized Retail: Auto, Motorbike
repair shops, dry cleaner service

Retail Trade Item: Distribution items from
distribution channels in Vietnam and Indo-
China.

7. VISITOR PROFILE:

  • Department stores, Shopping centers and large retail distributors
  • Preliminary founders, store owners, investors and occupants
  • Multinational retail and franchise businesses
  • Franchisees in Vietnam and neighboring countries
  • Business Owners / Entrepreneurs
  • Master Franchisors / Licensees
  • Corporate Management / Executives
  • Business Development Managers
  • Sales and Marketing Managers
  • Government Officials
  • Franchise / Business Consultants
  • Educationists / Trainers
  • Retail Experts
  • Medias
  • Other Related Service Providers

8. SEMINAR SCHEDULE

DAY 1 - JUNE 8, 2016

Presented in

Session 1

10:00

Mr Albert Kong - CEO of Asiawide Franchise Consultants

English

Topic: Franchising Trends in ASEAN

Session 2

11:00

Mr Sean Ngo - Director of VF Franchise Consulting

English

Topic: Why Franchise Your Business

Session 3

13:00

Investor Talk - Featuring 4 potential franchise models for Vietnam

English

Physioclinic Pte Ltd - Professional Services sector under Healthcare

The Coffee Hive Pte Ltd - Casual dining cafe in F&B sector

Total English Learning Global Pte Ltd - I Can Read Education franchise

Anytime Fitness

Session 4

14:00

Mr Eckart Dutzz - General Director of Uncle Bill store

English

Topic: How to stay competitive in the modern retail market

Session 5

15:00

Mrs Dinh Thi My Loan - Chairwoman of Association of Vietnamese Retailers

Vietnamese

Topic: Vietnam Retail market: Opportunities and Challenges

 

 

DAY 2 - JUNE 9, 2016

Presented in



10:00

Welcome Address

English


Representative of Coex


Session 6

10:15

Phi Van Nguyen - Chairperson, Retail & Franchise Asia

Vietnamese


Topic: Industry Keynote Address : Franchising in The Era of Economic Integration - Vietnam Towards 2020



Session 7

11:00

Moderator: Phi Van, Nguyen - Chairperson, Retail & Franchise Asia

English


Panellists: Kenneth Atkinson - Chairman, Grant Thornton Vietnam, Nirukt Sapru - CEO, Standard Chartered Bank Vietnam


Topic: Funding A Franchise - Is There A Possible Solution in Vietnam?


Section 8

13:00

Mr Albert Kong - CEO of Asiawide Franchise Consultants

English




Topic: How to evaluate a Franchise Opportunity



Session 9

14:00

Investor Talk - Featuring 4 potential franchise models for Vietnam

English


F&B: Eagle Boys Pizza


Education: Jumpbunch


Entertainment Service: Millenium Dance Complex


Professional Services: JanPro


Session 10

15:00

Ralf Mathaes - MD , Infocus Mekong

English


Topic: Vietnam Retail Market Insight


Session 11

16:00

Hang Vu – Senior Manager CBRE Vietnam

English


Topic: Retail Real Estate - Industry Status & Trend


 

 

DAY 3 - JUNE 10, 2016

Presented in

Session 12

10:00

Patricia Marques - General Manager, Starbucks Vietnam

English

Topic: How to Ensure Quality Consistency in A Franchise Operation

Session 13

11:00

Troy Franklin - COO, World Franchise Associates

English

Topic: Franchise Recruitment - The Do's and Don'ts in Vietnam

Session 14

14:00

CEO Roundtable: Franchising in Vietnam - Opportunities & Challenges

English

Pannelists: Nick Vincent – CEO, Eagle Boys Pizza, Lan Phuong Nguyen – MD, Joliibee Vietnam

Moderator: Phi Van, Nguyen - Chairperson, Retail & Franchise Asia

Session 15

15:00

Investor Talk - Featuring 4 potential franchise models for Vietnam

English

F&B: Maruten (Japanese udon & tempura concept)

Kids' Services: Brainfit Studio

Health Service: Homecare Assistance

Retail: The Kase

Session 16

16:00

Ho Huu Hoanh - Lawyer, Global Franchise Asia

Vietnamese

Topic: What To Look For In A Franchise Agreement

 

Source: Coex
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