Join the U.S. Commercial Service for meetings with our Industry Specialists at the International Franchise Expo!

The U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service - Global Franchise Team is pleased to once again partner with MFV to bring you expert advice from U.S. Embassy Franchise Specialists from Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Brunei, China (Guangzhou and Shenyang), Ecuador, France, Iraq, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea (South), Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Pakistan, Panama, Russia, Slovak Republic, Spain, Turkey, UAE, Uzbekistan, Vietnam and Zambia to discuss our Services Worldwide.   

During the International Franchise Expo 2014 June 19-21 in New York, NY, we are offering the special opportunity to schedule private, meetings where you can discuss and plan your international growth strategy, and receive a market evaluation for your brand or concept from experts who have helped many U.S. Franchisors achieve success! 

  • Appointment times for this unique and highly popular program do fill up quickly. REGISTER NOW via the form below.

Your opportunity to have an in-depth discussion about trends in these pro U.S. Franchise markets, the U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service and how to take advantage of them is here!  Through the consultations you will learn about:  

  • Your concepts entry and growth potential in the previous listed markets and their surrounding regions.
  • Challenges and unique opportunities in the marketplace
  • Recent revisions to franchise laws & regulations
  • How to be successful in these markets by leveraging the U.S. & Foreign Commercial Service to help you find investors, solve problems, create a launch event in market, discuss next steps, etc.

 

U.S. & FOREIGN COMMERCIAL SERVICE WORLDIWDE SERVICES:  Many successful U.S. Franchisors utilize our offices and vast array of customized services around the world for critical market entry assistance, identifying and meeting the right partners, qualifying prospects and creating special launch events in country.   Our offices exist in 162 cities in 84 countries and as a U.S. Federal resource; we are standing by to welcome you to leverage our contacts, expertise and knowledge to make your global growth a successful endeavour! 

If you are interested in private appointments with our industry specialists please fill out the form below. All meetings will be 30 -60 minutes long and held on the Convention site.   Your confirmation of appointments along with time, date and location will be e-mailed to you on Friday, June 13th. Please feel free to include any specific questions you may have in your registration form.

  

For more information contact:  

Jennifer Loffredo, Commercial Service Global Franchise Team Leader

Ph: 248-452-2254  *   Jennifer.Loffredo@trade.gov

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Company Profile  
Year company was founded:  
 

Number of employees in the company:*
 

*Number of Units:
 
Domestic
 
International
 

*Countries currently in:

*Please describe your franchise offering including its competitive advantage and unique selling position (e.g., purchasing power, proprietary software, brand leverage, etc.):


*Outline what your franchise system has to offer a prospective master licensee or franchise?


*Who are the buyers or end users for your product/service?


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*Is your product/service at least 51% U.S. content?
 
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Appointment Request / Country Selection
Please select the international markets for which you would like to meet with our industry specialist. The average duration of each appointment is 30-60 minutes.
   
Australia
Austria
Bahamas
Bangladesh
Brunei
China - Guangzhou
China - Shenyang
Costa Rica
Ecuador
France
Iraq
Jamaica
Kazakhstan
Kenya
Korea (South)
Macedonia
Malaysia
Mexico
Pakistan
Panama
Russia
Slovak Republic
Spain
Turkey
UAE
Uzbekistan
Vietnam
Zambia

Although we will attempt to arrange as many appointments as possible, please assist us by listing the priority countries/appointments of most importance to you:
 

Please let us know the dates and times that you are NOT available.
 

Please provide a brief statement on your company's sales activity in each of the markets you selected above:

By market, please specify question/topic you need the Commercial Specialist(s) to be prepared to discuss:

The U.S. Commercial Service has offices at U.S. Embassies in 82 countries (although not all 82 countries will be represented at the trade show).  Can we be of assistance with your exporting efforts to any other markets?

 

 

Your Local U.S. Department of Commerce Office
Are you currently working with one of our offices/U.S. Export Assistance Centers in the United States?*
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If yes, which office or Trade Specialist are you currently working with:
 

In the past 24 months, have you or your company utilized any market research reports or trade promotion programs, or received counseling from the U.S. Dept of Commerce or one of its U.S. Export Assistance Centers?*
Yes    No  

If yes, has the program of information provided assisted you in completing your export sales?
Yes    No  

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