FIM 2013 draws 101 local, foreign exhibitors
The Franchise International Malaysia 2013 (FIM 2013) exhibition and conference at the Putra World Trade Centre in Kuala Lumpur on
September 20-22 has drawn 101 local and international exhibitors.
In a statement, the Malaysian Franchise Association (MFA) said the exhibitors include from Singapore (nine firms), Indonesia (eight), Taiwan (six), the US (three), Korea, the Philippines, Canada, Australia, Hong Kong and the United Arab Emirates, as well as about 30 local franchisor firms.
For the 20th edition of the fair, MFA targets transactions worth RM370 million, up from RM352 million last year, and expects over 10,000 visitors.
The good response to the event, including from new franchisors, shows the healthy growth of the franchise industry in Malaysia, MFA said.-- Bernama