Startup Summit 2023, five dynamic companies showcased their innovative concepts and franchise opportunities: Smashroom, Superparks, Flipout, The Social Gaming Company, and Pogulf/Popsocial. These five companies brought their unique and exciting entertainment concepts to the Franchise India Show 2023, inviting potential franchisees to join their growing networks and be part of the booming leisure and entertainment industries.
Talking about the interesting concepts and opportunities at Franchise India Show 2023, Gaurav Marya, founder and CEO, Franchise India, said, “”Franchise India Show has always been at the forefront of showcasing innovative and exciting franchise concepts, and this year is no exception.
The presence of companies like Smashroom, Superparks, Flipout, The Social Gaming Company, and Pogulf/Popsocial truly highlights the diversity and creativity within the leisure and entertainment industries. These brands are offering unique experiences that cater to the evolving preferences of consumers. We are proud to provide a platform for these companies to connect with potential franchisees and expand their footprint in India. Franchise India Group remains committed to fostering entrepreneurship and facilitating fruitful partnerships, and we are thrilled to witness the enthusiasm and interest generated by these outstanding concepts at the show.”
Superparks, another standout at the event and a Finnish concept, showcased its indoor adventure parks. By creating extraordinary experiences through attractions like trampolines, obstacle courses, and climbing walls, Superparks has become a sought-after destination for families and thrill-seekers alike. With its franchise offering, Superparks enticed potential partners looking to tap into the market for active entertainment and community-building experiences.
“Our parks will be from 15000 sq ft, and bigger one can 25-30,000 sq ft. We are expanding heavily, we have 13 parks in Kuwait, Finland, China, Singapore, and Malaysia. This year we are building nine new parks in Manila, Melbourne, Jakarta, Dubai, Egypt, and Saudia Arabia.
We made market study in India and thinking that about 30 Super Parks in India in 17 potential cities mostly metropolitan cities with possibility of multiple parks in one city. We have more than 100 activities, and it works for kids, teenage, and adults; we can plan 25-30 activities depending on the size of the park,” said Juha Tanskanen, CEO and Founder, Super Park Ltd.
As a franchisable brand, Smashroom offered aspiring entrepreneurs an exciting business opportunity. Franchisees benefit from the company’s established brand reputation, comprehensive training programs, ongoing support, and access to a network of suppliers. With the growing demand for unique and experiential entertainment, Smashroom has the potential to be a lucrative venture for those looking to invest in the entertainment industry. Overall, Smashroom has successfully transformed the simple act of breaking things into a thrilling and therapeutic experience. By providing a safe and controlled environment for people to unleash their frustrations, the company has tapped into a unique market niche and continues to attract individuals seeking a novel and exciting way to de-stress.
Flipout, a leading trampoline park brand, also captured attention with its high-flying and adrenaline-pumping attractions. Flipout presented an opportunity for entrepreneurs to join their successful franchise network, providing a thrilling and engaging entertainment option for people of all ages.
The Social Gaming Company showcased their expertise in creating social gaming experiences that foster interaction and fun. From virtual reality gaming to interactive arcades and escape rooms, they presented franchise opportunities for those passionate about gaming and community engagement.
Finally, Pogulf/Popsocial introduced their innovative concept of blending mini-golf and social experiences. With beautifully designed courses, interactive elements, and augmented reality features, Pogulf/Popsocial offered an enticing franchise opportunity that combined fun, technology, and social connections.
Talking about the entry of international entertainment concepts in India, Venus Barak, CEO, FranGlobal, said, “India is about to experience a wave of trailblazing entertainment concepts that will redefine the leisure industry. The quality of entertainment that can cut across various age groups has been missing, and with the demand very much visible it is the right for the companies to explore Indian shores. Malls in India also present a great opportunity by going for anchor entertainment stores just like they have anchor stores of products. These innovative concepts are set to captivate and thrill audiences across the country; it will take people to a new era of entertainment as India becomes a hub for groundbreaking and unforgettable experiences.”