Nearly 270 companies attend international retail and franchise show

09:37 | 02/06/2017 Trade

Nearly 270 companies from 14 countries and territories are showcasing their products at the Vietnam International Retail & Franchise Show 2017, which opened in Ho Chi Minh City on June 1.

Visitors at the exhibition - Photo: VNA

The three-day event is jointly held by the Association of Vietnam Retailers (AVR) and the Korea International Trade Association (KITA), the Korea World Trade Centre (COEX) Vietnam and the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre (SECC).

The event has attracted nearly 270 exhibitors, from 14 countries and territories worldwide, who are franchisers and retailers in various different fields, such as food and beverage, education and training, beauty and health, fashion & accessories, home products, electronics and gifts and toys.

In particular, the booths exhibiting the prestigious brands and products from the Republic of Korea, Thailand, Taiwan and Vietnam will provide business opportunities and up-to-date market information for investors and enterprises interested in investing in the field.

A variety of workshops will also be held during the exhibition to introduce the development trends in the retail and franchise market in Vietnam and other foreign countries.

This event is expected to provide a great chance for the different business communities to seek partners and sign investment contracts, thus further boosting franchise and retail cooperation between Vietnamese businesses and foreign investors.

Theo NDO