The report on Franchising Industry in India has been prepared by KPMG in India in collaboration with Franchising Association of India (FAI). This report highlights the growth potential of franchising industry in India (for Indian and International companies) and discusses the emerging trends in various sub-sectors with-in franchising. The report also talks about emerging business models in this space and how it is imperative for companies to understand the parameters that influence the choice of one business model over another. KPMG has carried out an extensive survey of the Franchising community including Franchisors, Franchisees, financial institutions and other subject matter experts and results of the same have been shared in the report. The report culminates with a point of view on how collaboration between various stakeholders including government is critical for realizing the growth potential in this sector.