BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP

MEMBERS BENEFITS

  • MARKET CREDIBILITY Being able to utilize NAFBM’s logo on members' name cards and other collaterals is an endorsement on the quality of the franchise company/ service.
  • INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT Leveraging NAFBM’s affiliation with the International Franchise Association, members can participate in various overseas exhibitions, expositions, seminars and trade shows.
  • EDUCATION & TRAINING NAFBM though the African Franchise Institute (accredited by the International Franchise Association) is equipped to build the capacity and to further develop the core competencies of franchisors, franchisees, master franchisees and service providers in Nigeria where participants gain the knowledge and skills to run their businesses. These certificate courses are run on a quarterly basis. Members of NAFBM get a priority and discount for all our education programmes, workshops and seminars. These programs are however open to everyone.
  • MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNTS All members enjoy discounts (up to 50%) on their membership fees in respect of new member referrals.
  • PUBLICITY NAFBM members enjoy the benefit of having their brand, logo and companies listed on our directory and website with links back to their own websites, providing them with visibility to potential franchisees and people in need of professional franchise services. Members will also be able to advertise on our newsletter
  • NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES All members receive preferential consideration when attending networking events, seminars and workshops as well free visitor entry at the annual expo. Our match-making forum, educational programs and social events serve as platforms for information and ideas exchange. We organize regular networking events throughout the year where our members, veteran franchisors, authorities in the franchise industry, potential franchisees attend.
  • FUNDING NAFBM members can access lower rare funding with partner financial institutions.
  • MARKETING RATES NAFBM members will also enjoy special rates on our marketing packages (i.e banners, fliers etc). However, all ongoing marketing campaigns undertaken throughout the year by the association promotes all its members.
  • PROFFESIONAL SERVICES DISCOUNT NAFBM members can take advantage of a group discount for professional services such as:
    - Branding and collaterals
    - Website development
    - Search engine optimization
    - Digital marketing and social media strategy
    - Insurance coverages
  • DATA HUB Free access to educational articles, webinars, survey reports that will beneficial for the growth of members and their business.
  • DISPUTE RESOLUTION NAFBM offers internal dispute resolution services to its members free of charge. More complicated cases will be referred to the arbitration court.
  • FRANCHISE SURVEYS NAFBM conducts annual franchise surveys and members can tap into the survey results.
  • NAFBM LOGO Members receive FLA Member Logo to be placed and displayed in their store front or HQ 
  • NAFBM MEMBERSHIP CERTIFICATION Members receive NAFBM Membership Certification to be placed and displayed in their store front or HQ.
    * Members may request additional certificates from the secretariat