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IFA, Commerce Dept. To Take U.S. Franchises Down Under

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Washington, DC-The Australian & Business Opportunities Expo, being held March 23 to 26 at the Convention and Exhibition Centre, will be the last stop for the U.S. Commerce Department's week-long trade mission to New Zealand and , and U.S. franchisors are invited to exhibit. There are more franchised outlets per capita in Australia than in any other country, according to show organizer Australian Exhibition Services.

The Franchising & Expo is an opportunity for franchises looking to enter the international market in a region where the strategy is a well-established means of . The event is expected to draw nearly 11,000 potential buyers from all parts of the globe. -International Franchise Association

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