Franchise opportunities in France

Attractiveness of France for the development of franchise business

Located in the heart of Europe and having a population of 66 million with 72% living in urban areas, France offers a dynamic franchise market. The capital of the country, Paris, is also the largest city. Other large cities include Marseille, Lyon, Toulouse, Nice, and Strasbourg.

France has one of the strongest and most developed economies of the world. Its leading export industries include machinery and transportation equipment, aircraft, plastics, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, iron and steel, and beverages. The GDP of France is $2,466,472 million and growing. Household net-adjusted disposable income per capita is $ 29,759.

France is the absolute leader in franchising on the European market. The French franchising market has a long positive history. The franchising market is represented by over 1,900 franchisors and over 71,000 franchisees with the annual turnover of over $50 billion.

Both local and international franchises are vastly present on the market. The leading franchising sectors include food and fast-food, personal services, automotive and construction. Depending on the nature and significance of the franchise network either direct, multi-unit and master franchise agreements are used. As the case is with all EU member states, the potential franchisor in France should take into consideration both national and EU laws regarding franchising.

There are high investment business opportunities, as well as cheap franchises in France presented for review, the choice is yours.

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Indicators of French Business Market

  • Capital: Paris

  • Currency: Euro (€)

  • Education Index (2013): 0.816

  • Official languages: French

  • Per capita GDP (PPP): $42,314

  • Quality-of-life index (0-10): 7.04

  • Population: 66.9 mln

  • Total GDP (PPP): $2.833 trillion

  • Ease of Doing Business Ranking, Rank: 31

  • Gini: 30.1

  • Human Development Index (HDI): 0.897

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List of franchises for sale available in France

Tapout Fitness franchise
Tapout Fitness - martial arts franchise Investment from $ 130,000
Flip Out franchise
Flip Out - entertainment facility franchise Investment from $ 1,400,000
Ai LAB franchise
Ai LAB - beauty salon franchise Investment from $ 150,000
Cone Cream franchise
Cone Cream - modern ice-cream franchise Investment from $ 6,900
9ROUND franchise
9ROUND - kickbox fitness centers franchise Investment on demand
Relax The Back franchise
Relax The Back - Back-Related Equipment Store Franchise Investment from $ 219,700
Qdoba franchise
Qdoba - Mexican Restaurant Franchise Investment from $ 936,226
Restoration 1 franchise
Restoration 1 - Water, fire, smoke & mold restoration Franchise Investment from $ 77,950
Rock & Brews franchise
Rock & Brews - Restaurant Franchise Investment from $ 1,478,000
Rockefeller Real Estate franchise
Rockefeller Real Estate - internationally operating company franchise Investment from $ 15,000
FreeFly franchise
FreeFly - franchise of wind tunnel skydiving simulator Investment on demand
Realty Executives franchise
Realty Executives - real estate agency franchise Investment from $ 23,500
Swing Kitchen franchise
Swing Kitchen - real vegan burger franchise Investment from $ 700,000
Questoria franchise
Questoria - organize birthdays franchise Investment from $ 3,140
Gemotest  franchise
Gemotest - laboratory franchise Investment from $ 12,000
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