May 31, 2023


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Sheena Kotik, VP for Operations, RK Franchise

Sheena Kotik takes the helm of the 23rd Cebu Franchise Expo

After a 2-year hiatus due to the pandemic, Cebu Franchise Expo is back!

Sheena Kotik will be taking the lead at this year’s expo after her dad’s passing last May, the master of franchise development in the country, Mr. Rudolf Kotik. And this year, Sheena shares that as it celebrates its 23 years of helping Filipinos expand their businesses, the expo promises to bring in great business opportunities for everyone.

With proven track record and credibility for more than two decades, FIFA Filipino International Franchise has been organizing Cebu Franchise Expo for Visayas investors and companies.

This year, the 23rd Cebu Franchise Expo will be a hybrid event where the face-to-face expo will be staged at the Robinsons Galleria Cebu from September 2-4, 2022 during mall hours and offers free entrance to all. The the online expo will be on September 2-25, 2022 at

For 23 years, this expo showcases innovative and emerging concepts that offers potential for attracting fast-growing markets nationwide, ranging from different sectors such as Schools, Food carts, Food and Beverages, Restaurants, Health and Beauty Wellness, Cafes, Bakeshops, Logistics, Petroleum and support industries to Franchising and Business in general.

Noteworthy are the participation of the budget dog grooming place Metrodog is offering franchises throughout Cebu after establishing 2 outlets. Julie’s Bakeshop has been baking for Filipinos favorite breads since 1981. Now Julie’s has over 487 branches across the country and considered the biggest bakery network in the Philippines, thanks to its continuous franchising efforts.

Flash Express is a logistics and transportation company that operates a door-to-door pickup and delivery service, apart from Flash Express service, the company also provides other services that cover all areas to be the integrated to E-Commerce service provider, such as Flash Logistics that provide large items delivery service, Flash Fulfillment that deals with goods storage, Flash Home or parcel delivery agent service, and Flash Money or financial service.

Baa Baa Thai Tea was originally conceptualized in 2018. Its first brand was established in April 2019 at Sta. Mesa, Manila with only a take-out counter. Baa Baa Thai Tea wanted to create new business and to expand through franchising as it as a great way to help families, friends, and people of the community who wanted to have their own business that is proven and profitable. To this date, Baa Baa Thai Tea currently has 40 operating branches from its main outlet in Sta. Mesa Manila to other places around the Philippines, and will continue to expand to help more people and to serve more customers.

23th Cebu Franchise Expo is sponsored by RK Franchise Consultancy, Mister Donut, Flash Express, Metrodog, Julie’s, Steel Art, Baa Baa Thai Tea and RK Franchise Consultancy and exhibiting companies include Paku Restaurant, MyChoice Ice Cream, Coolers Delight, Flex Fuel, Bubble Tea Station, Chinooks, Ayumi Japan Eyelash and Nail Art Salon, Lugaw ni Bossing, Go Forward Pest Control, The Brewed Buddies, Best Concept Food Cart, Union Bank, BPI, Shell, Mi Cafe, Tako Tako Queen and Above Sea Level.

If you are interested to franchise your business, please visit the booth of RK Franchise Consultancy and get free consultation by Ms. Sheena Kay Kotik and her Marketing Manager Ms. Shey Lumbes. RK developed more than 900 Filipino Companies into Franchise Systems and more than 100 in other Countries.

Ms. Sheena Kay Kotik, Vice-President for operations of RK Franchise Consultancy will hold a Franchise Seminar “All about Franchising and Trademarking” on September 5, 2022, 2pm at Molave Grand Ballroom, One central Hotel, Cebu City with her Trademark Specialist, Mr. Sokrie Malaco and various Franchise owners as Co-Presenters. For details please contact 0917.860.9329 / 0933.864.2553 / 0933.864.2552 or visit (PR)