Aquabest, the country’s leading water refilling franchise is proud of its success at the recent 2013 Franchise Asia Philippines.
The company is a long time member of the Philippine Franchise Association and is considered to be among the leading players in the water franchising industry. The company highlighted its 3 in 1 Combostore and its new EntrepRises concept at the show.
EntrepRises is the Aquabest 3 in 1 Combostore enhanced by the option to add on a concept to create a complete franchise package. The Combostore franchise integrates three tried, tested, and successful concepts into one. Bundled in the package are GQWEST’s Aquabest, Laundrybest, and Oxyplus brands. Aquabest is the company’s flagship brand, which is shifting to offer structured water. Laundrybest is the company’s Laundromat franchise, while Oxyplus is their oxygenated alkaline water brand.
Now, the company has sought to further build upon its success by giving franchisees complementary businesses to further increase their service offerings. The add-on service is the Best Mobile Wazzers the country’s first carwash delivery. These concepts are designed to be complementary and will address the needs of the communities they are located in. The combination of all these concepts would allow franchisees to benefit from the synergies from these complimentary concepts.
The company says that it is currently focusing on provincial expansion as the market has much potential to drive the company’s growth “We are looking at the possibility further expanding in provincial areas where because of rapid development, our commitment to added value and quality service will help us penetrate these emerging markets. “says Carson Tan CEO of GQWEST Inc the mother company of Aquabest.
The company’s unique and innovative concept managed to generate numerous inquiries from interested franchisees. Apart from inquiries, the Aquabest booth also generated significant public awareness due to its activities like games and the showcasing of its Ecobin Project the company’s new recycling program.
GQWEST Inc. the company behind brands such as Aquabest and Aquaquest recently held a seminar on entrepreneurship to help its franchisees manage their water stores better. Highlighting the event is inspirational and entrepreneurship speaker Lloyd Luna who spoke with the company’s managers on the different aspects of running a water refilling store. Among the topics covered in the seminar are Entrepreneurship 101, financial management, and market segmentation and product promotion. Aquabest has the country’s largest water refilling store network with over 700 stores nationwide.
The country’s largest water refilling station Aquabest is now gearing up to expand its operations via its participation at the Franchise Asia 2013.
By participating in the show, the company says it is looking to fuel its a continued expansion particularly in provincial areas. Being the country’s largest franchise show, Franchise Asia offers the company great opportunities to seek out potential franchisees.
The company is confident of the Aquabest’s prospects given the country’s trend of increasing water scarcity, strong economic growth, and growing population. Given these factors the company’s commitment to consumer convenience and water quality would allow it to stand out and thrive in any market.
The company plans to offer up its Aquabest 3 in 1 Combostore for prospective franchisees. The Combostore franchise integrates three tried, tested, and successful concepts into one. Bundled in the package are GQWEST’s Aquabest, Laundrybest, and Oxyplus brands. At the same time, the company has sought to further build upon its success by developing complementary businesses to further increase their service offerings. Among these is the Best Mobile Wazzers the country’s first carwash delivery.
All of these means that the company’s franchisees stand to benefit from the expanded target market and synergies resulting from the company’s unique business concepts by offering a faster return period and better margins. Compared to other water franchising concepts, the company’s offerings are more efficient and sustainable.
The Franchise Asia 2013 will run from July 17 to 21 at the SMX Convention Center in Manila.
GQWEST Inc the developer of the Aquabest water refilling franchise has recently been inducted into the Supply Chain Management Association of the Philippines. Aquabest is the country’s premier water refilling franchise with over 700 stores nationwide. It is also the first water franchise in the country to attain ISO certification.