Franchising For The Future: Innovate, Scale, Succeed | Mar 29 – 30, 2023
Welcome to our highly anticipated franchising event featuring 29 leading brands from the USA, UK, Thailand, Japan, and Singapore across various industries including F&B, education, service, fitness, and logistics. This is an exceptional opportunity for investors looking to break into the franchising industry or expand their existing franchise business.
By registering for this event, investors will have the unique opportunity to schedule 1-on-1 meetings with franchise representatives to explore franchise opportunities and gain valuable insights into the franchising industry. Our expert panelists will share the latest trends and developments in the franchising industry, helping investors make informed decisions on which franchise opportunities are right for them.
Whether you are new to franchising or an experienced investor, this event provides unparalleled value for all attendees. With access to 29 leading franchise brands and expert advice from industry professionals, you’ll have everything you need to make informed decisions and take your franchise business to the next level.
Venue: Online and Offline Event: 10th floor, Vincom Center Buildings, 72 Le Thanh Ton Street, Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, HCMC, Vietnam
9:00 – 10:00: Franchising for the Future – Mr. Sean T. Ngo
10:00 – 17:00: One-on-one meeting
CONFIDENTIAL 1-1 MEETING WITH
Discover the Top 29 Leading Franchise Brands
CHUCK E. CHEESE® – The World’s #1 Family Entertainment Restaurant Brand
What is Chuck E. Cheese?
Chuck E. Cheese is a family entertainment center that combines games, activities, and food for a unique and fun-filled experience.
The brand was established in 1977 and has since grown to over 600 locations worldwide.
Chuck E. Cheese is known for its iconic animatronic mouse mascot and family-friendly atmosphere.
Why Franchise Chuck E. Cheese?
Established brand: Chuck E. Cheese has been in the family entertainment industry for over 40 years, making it a well-known and respected brand.
Proven business model: The company has a successful business model that has been tried and tested over the years.
Diversified revenue streams: Chuck E. Cheese offers a range of entertainment and food options, providing multiple streams of revenue.
Support and training: As a franchisee, you will receive extensive support and training from the Chuck E. Cheese team to ensure your success.
Growth opportunities: With plans for continued expansion, Chuck E. Cheese offers the potential for growth and profitability as a franchisee.
Founded in 1977 and has since become a well-known name in the industry
600+ locations world-wide including nearly 100 international locations in 15 countries
2+ Billion Game Plays making Chuck E. Cheese the world’s largest arcade and leader in game knowledge
99% brand recognition among parents with children under 12
99% brand Awareness in North America & growing across the globe every year
70+ Million Guests welcomed each year across the globe and over 500,000 birthday parties annually
Average unit volume of $2.7 million
In 2021, Chuck E. Cheese was ranked #40 on the Franchise 500 list by Entrepreneur Magazine
Minimum Investment: US$1,500,000
LITTLE CAESARS® PIZZA – Third-largest pizza chain in the world
Third-largest pizza chain in the United States and in 27+ countries, and the largest carry out pizza chain in the world
Known for its HOT-N-READY® pizza and famed Crazy Bread®
Little Caesars has been named “Best Value in America” for eleven years in a row
Little Caesars is still the fastest growing pizza chain in America
Little Caesars products are made with quality ingredients, like fresh, never frozen, mozzarella and Muenster cheese, dough made fresh daily in the stores and sauce made from fresh-packed, vine-ripened California crushed tomatoes
An exceptionally high growth company with more than 59 years of experience in a US$135 billion worldwide pizza industry
Highest-Rated Chain, Value for the Money – By Sandelman & Associates 2007 – 2017
Slim Chickens is more than a quick meal. Guests can always expect fresh, hand-breaded chicken tenders and wings cooked to order and served with house dipping sauces.
With more than 200 locations and a fanatical following in the U.S. and internationally, this eternally cool brand is an emerging national franchise leading the “better chicken” segment and intends to grow nationally with a footprint of 1,200 more restaurants over the next decade.
With excellent branding, strong unit economics, and a passionate executive team, Slim Chickens is perfectly poised for development with the right investors. From site selection through grand opening, our team is with you every step of the way.
JAGGERS® – Superior better burgers, hand-breaded chicken and fresh-made salads
The Jaggers concept in Indianapolis has seen steady sales growth. Each restaurant is heavily involved in its community and serves better burgers, hand-breaded chicken and fresh-made salads in a casual atmosphere. For convenience, guests can order online or drive-thru.
Jaggers sells better burgers and hand-breaded chicken tenders and filets. The crisp, fresh salads are chopped and tossed when ordered and served with our signature homemade, in-house dressing.
Rated #1 Burger in Indy by Indianapolis Monthly
Named a Hot Concept by Technomic (February 2020)
Criteria of our Ideal Franchisee
Infrastructure and resources to meet your franchise agreement and development schedule
Real estate experience in the market to be developed
Extensive experience as a multi-unit operator, preferably in the fast-food or fast-casual restaurant space
Total commitment to the development of the Jaggers brand
With over 62 years of experience in successful food service operations as a pioneer of hot pot, COCA’s commitment to quality, satisfaction and customer service, has attributed to its long-standing success.
Being Thailand’s most innovative and long-established culinary brands, Today’s Coca Restaurant menu is greatly expanded from the original concept, covering an impressive variety of high quality, nutritional Thai and Chinese a-la-carte dishes, seafood and the signature hotpot with a variety of broths.
Three Tiered Brands:
1st tier Signature Hot Pot Chinese-Thai specialties
2nd tier COCA Market Concept
3rd tier COCA Café delicious casual Chinese food for everyone
Thailand factory with international accreditation ISO 9001 : 2001 verified by AJA/UKS
COCA restaurants in Japan, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand
Comprehensive training and support
Minimum Investment: US$500,000 – US$750,000 per restaurant – Learn More
MANGO TREE® – Authentic Thai Dining Experience
Part of the COCA GROUP with 60+ years of success over 60+ locations in 12 countries.
Award Winning Mango Tree is one of the world’s most innovative and best-known Thai culinary lifestyle brands, serving contemporary Thai cuisine from authentic classics to modern updates to old favourites.
Mango Tree explores culinary of the four regions of Thailand: Northern, North-Eastern, Central and Southern Thai favourites, some refreshed for contemporary tastes and by local, seasonal specialties.
While Mango Tree offers authentic Thai cuisine with casual fine-dining vibes, Mango Tree Thai bistro offers more fun and vibrant hangout space concept with various drink list and Thai-twist creative menu.
Mango Tree Café offers casual and light dining concept while Mango Tree kitchen is focus on a specialty menu such as Khra Prao or Kao Mun Kai.
Mango Tree Grab&Go was developed for major transport hubs, provides diners with freshly-made Thai and International cuisine, perfectly in step with their busy modern lifestyles.
Minimum Investment: US$500,000 per restaurant – Learn More
MANGO CHILI® THAI CAFE – Easy And Simple Thai Food From The Streets Of Thailand
Part of the COCA GROUP with 60+ years of success over 60+ locations in 12 countries.
Mango Chili Thai Café is a fun, vibrant social dining space where groups of friends and families can come together and enjoy simple, easy yet original Thai street food.
Mango Chili Thai Café offers easy and simple Thai food from the streets of Thailand, inviting global diners to experience Thai street food just as the locals do.
With unique approach to cooking Thai dishes, along with rustic yet vibrant concept of the restaurant, Mango Chili Thai Café will assure diners of a fun and exciting experience with affordable fast casual Thai street food, just as they would find in Thailand.
Flexible restaurant formats
Quick Service Counter (kitchen/ counter area) 30-35m2
Minimum Investment: US$150,000 per unit – Learn More
CODERS LAB®– Coding school and IT academy
Coders Lab teaches new, practical skills with project-based curriculum to people with no previous IT experience. Bootcamp students will build a rich portfolio of projects. Group classes are led by instructors, and there are also self-study workshops, exams, and final projects for each stage of the bootcamp.
9 years of market experience
Since 2013, Coders Lab IT Academy has trained European over 8,000 programmers and software testers. We offer remote and in-class courses in Poland, Austria, Spain, Romania, and Kosovo.
The Alternative Board®: Leading Peer Advisory Boards & Business Coaching
The Alternative Board (TAB) is a leading franchising support network that offers a range of services for franchisees. TAB provides a platform for franchise owners to exchange ideas, share experiences, and overcome the unique challenges they face. With TAB, franchisees have access to one-on-one coaching sessions and business development tools to help them reach their goals.
Helping business owners improve their businesses and change their lives.
For over 30 years, The Alternative Board has cultivated a thriving community of forward-thinking CEOs and business owners who share the collective wisdom and inspiration to radically improve their companies
2.5x Revenue growth over the national avg.
25k+ Businesses we’ve helped thrive
1,100+ Industries represented in our membership
$29.3B Gross revenue of companies working with TAB
Operating natIonally since 2014, Sanondaf UK are market-leading providers of specialist disinfection and decontamination services.
Sanondaf is Europe’s first disinfection & decontamination franchise, offering professionalism and environmentally safe service destroying 99.99% of harmful bacteria, viruses, funghi, moulds and yeast, in fact any microorganism susceptible to our hospital grade disinfectants.
Fast, Effective & Efficient
Our solutions are purposefully designed to be faster, more effective and significantly more efficient than traditional deep clean or other decontamination methods.
Sanondaf’s touch-less disinfection solutions combine the effect of both our spraying devices and disinfectant solutions. The dual effect of both devices and disinfectants, enables the air and surface in a room to be disinfected automatically. Our disinfectant is a patented, highly effective, oxidizing disinfectant that kills 99.99% of all hazardous germs and bacteria without posing a threat to humans, animals or plants.
INTERNATIONAL CANADIAN ACADEMY®– PreK-12 Education
The infinity symbol of our brand is intrinsically connected to the idea of continuous learning, reshaping of schools by valuing and fostering personal and social competencies, thinking competencies, inquiry mindset, purposeful use of technology, personalized learning, creativity, and communication.
At ICA, we are committed to helping schools be adaptable and ready for any future scenario.
ICA has developed systems, knowledge, and methods to empower learners to think creatively and critically, be inquisitive, and foster digital, personal, and social competencies so that they can thrive in all aspects of their life.
Minimum Investment: US$150,000 per centre – Learn More
REVOLUTION® – Premium Rhythm Cycling
Revolution is a premium rhythm cycling brand, established in 2020 and grew to be the premier studio in Singapore with 5 locations within 2 years.
We focus on high intensity, beat filled full body workouts with inspirational, world class instructors. With a combination of beat thumping music, club themed lighting and dark rooms, working out has never been more fun and challenging.
With more than 2,000 first-time riders each month and a growing portfolio of brand partnerships, Revolution is the leading indoor rhythmic cycling brand in Singapore.
Minimum Investment: US117,000 per unit – LearnMore
RGIS® – Inventory Management Pioneers
RGIS takes clients beyond the count with integrated inventory services that include store surveys, space management, store remodels and resets, supply chain solutions and asset optimization.
With proven successes in all aspects of retail, healthcare and manufacturing inventory, it is no surprise that more organizations, in more places, trust RGIS to provide the information and insight they need to fully understand their assets and make better business decisions.
GAPMAPS® – Location intelligence data -finding the best data about the business locations
Founded in 2015, GapMaps is a global location-based services and business consultancy platform that provides solutions for location, mapping, and market analysis for businesses worldwide. GapMaps helps businesses research and develop geographic strategies, optimize store networks, increase sales, and drive business growth.
With analytical tools, GapMaps helps businesses gain a better understanding of the geographic and market characteristics of each location, enabling them to make better decisions about expanding or contracting their business. The platform also provides a variety of analytical data, such as population, economic conditions, geography, and consumer habits, helping businesses make more effective business strategies.
The platform is built on a combination of geographic technology, analytical data, and artificial intelligence, allowing businesses to access customized maps and complex analytical tools with just a few clicks. With customized solutions and deep analytical data, GapMaps is an ideal partner for businesses looking to optimize their geographic strategies and develop their business globally.
YAKINUKU FUTAGO® – A Japanese-style BBQ restaurant chain
YAKINIKU, meaning “grilled meat”, is a Japanese term that refers to grilled meat cuisine and is commonly referred to as “Japanese Barbeque”.
Today, “YAKINIKU” commonly refers to a Japanese style of cooking bite- size meat (usually beef and offal) and vegetables that are cooked on griddles and over a flame of wood charcoal using a gas or electric grill.
The owners of FUTAGO were born as twin brothers in Osaka, the most popular city for yakiniku in Japan. FUTAGO means “twins” in Japanese. Establishing their first FUTAGO restaurant in 2010 in Tokyo, the twins developed a unique “FUTAGO style” concept.
Now, FUTAGO is all over Japanese media, including TV programs and magazines, expanding to more than 40 locations worldwide, including Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Hawaii and New York.
Flexible restaurant formats
Minimum Investment: US$200,000 per restaurant – Learn More
KOKORO TOKYO MAZESOBA® – A Japanese noodle restaurant that specializes in mazesoba, a type of brothless ramen
The 1st branch opened at Tokyo, Japan, in 2014 by Takuma Ishikawa.
KOKORO was awarded Best Ramen 2014.
Tokyo Mazesoba needs a mix of original noodles with lots of toppings before eating.
You may have an image like aburasoba or soupless ramen, but it’s not correct because Tokyo Mazesoba is a new genre of food.
Also, it’s different from Japanese Soba.
The ever-popular menu is a little spicy, so you should try “Salt Mazesoba” if you don’t like the spicy taste.
Over 30 locations and in currently open in six countries: Japan, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Canada
3 more countries scheduled for opening: South Korea, Spain, USA
Minimum Investment: US$150,000 per restaurant – Learn More
TENDON KOHAKU®- Tempura restaurant
TENDON is popular among various generations. It has recently been gaining popularity around the world. However, the number of stores serving TENDON is insufficient in Asia.
The name “KOHAKU” means amber and like an amber gem shining mysteriously with plant inclusions, fresh ingredients are dipped in a golden batter and fried to an amber perfection to satisfy our customers’ palates.
Living up to its name, the KOHAKU TENDON is a hearty bowl topped with delicious and beautiful tempura.
KOHAKU’s “batter” is an original blend of several kinds of flour, and the frying oil is a unique blend of salad and sesame oil.
KOHAKU has “two kinds of sauces”. “KOHAKU sauce” is flavorful and refreshing with just the right amount of brown sugar. “Spicy sauce” uses original spices, having just the right kick and increasing the customer’s appetite.
Stores already open in Singapore, Malaysia, and Philippines
Minimum Investment: US$150,000 per restaurant – Learn More
Melting in the Mouth® – The best ice cream and coffee with premium ingredients in Tokyo
It is a brand that opened in Hiroo, Shibuya-ku on March 1, 2016.
Soft cream blended with organic milk and specialty coffee as the main menu.
Our goal is to create a café that can be enjoyed by people of all ages, and to disseminate it as a new culture.
With premium ingredients for your Health
The café’s main menu features soft-serve ice cream blended with organic milk and specialty coffees, and is enjoyed by many people of all ages. We serve the best quality of dessert and drinks with premium ingredients for your Health
And people is a chain of cafe dining bars that operates in Shibuya and Ginza, two of the most fashionable and lively districts in Tokyo, Japan. It caters to a diverse clientele who are looking for a place to relax, socialize and enjoy delicious food and drinks.
And people’s interior design is inspired by the vintage style of an old-fashioned studio, creating a cozy and retro atmosphere that contrasts with the modern urban landscape.
And people offers a variety of menu items, ranging from salads, sandwiches and pasta for lunch, to pizza, burgers and steak for dinner. It also serves coffee, tea, smoothies and desserts for those who want a sweet treat or a caffeine boost.
And people’s bar menu features cocktails, wine, beer and spirits that can suit any mood or occasion. And people also hosts regular events such as live music performances, DJ nights and parties that add more fun and excitement to its customers’ experience. And people is more than just a cafe dining bar; it is a place where people can feel at home and enjoy themselves.
Machida Shoten® – A ramen restaurant chain that specializes in tonkotsu ramen, a rich and creamy pork bone broth
Machida Shotenis a ramen franchise that specializes in Yokohama Iekei Ramen, a style of ramen that combines rich tonkotsu broth with soy sauce seasoning and thick noodles. It also offers customers the option to customize their ramen by choosing the firmness of the noodles, the amount of oil and salt, and the toppings.
Machida Shoten was founded in 2008 in Machida City, Tokyo, Japan, and has since expanded to over 600 branches in Japan and six branches overseas (in America, Taiwan and Malaysia).
Machida Shoten’s slogan is “Ramen as a gift to the world”, and it strives to deliver the best ramen experience to its customers
MOTOYA ESPRESSO EXPRESS® – A coffee chain known for its high-quality espresso and specialty drinks
MOTOYA ESPRESSO EXPRESS is a mobile coffee service that operates in Tokyo, Japan. It was founded in 1996 by Motoki Ito, who was inspired by the importance of community after volunteering for the Great Hanshin Earthquake relief.
MOTOYA ESPRESSO EXPRESS serves espresso and other coffee drinks from a window of an old van that can be found in various locations around the city, such as Daikanyama and Omotesando. MOTOYA ESPRESSO EXPRESS uses carefully selected and roasted beans from its own roastery to provide high-quality coffee to its customers.
MOTOYA ESPRESSO EXPRESS also offers a unique experience of getting coffee on the go, with friendly staff and a cozy atmosphere.
BARI-UMA® – A ramen restaurant chain that offers a variety of different ramen flavors and styles
BARI-UMA is a Japanese ramen brand that was established in 2003 in Hiroshima. The brand continuously refined the taste of its signature BARI-UMA ramen until it perfected its flavor that is loved by many people all across Japan.
Not only has BARI-UMA been highly touted numerous times as a recommendable ramen shop, but it has also expanded to 51 stores in Japan and 27 stores overseas (Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong).
AKAKARA® – A Japanese-style izakaya chain that offers spicy and flavorful dishes
AKAKARA RED HOT POT is a specialty dish that 80% of our customers order because of its addictive flavor with plenty of ingredients in our signature broth, which is a blend of 32 spices, including chili peppers, based on our characteristic miso paste, and is extremely spicy.
Also there are 10 spicy levels, our customers challenge the higher next time until finding the right fit for myself.
In the 20 years since the first store opened in 2003, the number of stores has expanded to approximately 250, and 85% of franchise owners operate multiple stores in this stable business.