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Markham, Ontario, Canada, 2010/05/18 - CanFranGlobal Consultants, Inc. has entered into a strategic relationship with leading Italian franchise and retail consulting firm, Business Retail Consulting (BRD).
Commenting on the new relationship, CanFranGlobal President and CEO Gareth Parry said, "We are extremely pleased to have developed this working relationship with BRD Consulting. Federico Fiorentini, BRD’s founder and board member of the Italian Franchise Federation, is a proven franchise professional with many years of dedicated experience servicing the needs of the franchise and retail industries in Italy and across Europe. We shall be co-operating together to develop the export of Italian franchise brands into Canada and of course assisting Canadian franchisors seeking entry into Italy.”
Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, CanFranGlobal offers a full portfolio of franchise, licensing and distribution consultancy and advisory services and has an expert team of industry professionals, all leaders in their respective fields. The company specialises in development programs, forensic and audit services, global expansion assistance and strategic development. CanFranGlobal is a member of the Canadian Franchise Association.
As an integral part of the relationship, both CanFranGlobal and BRD shall be organizing reciprocal franchise discovery events in Canada and Italy, which will showcase the very best franchise and retail brands of both countries, directly to audiences of qualified investors and potential master franchisees and developers.
Parry continued, “The Italian franchise market is one of the largest under-developed in Europe, but with recent new legislation, the Italian government has developed programs to aid the growth of the industry in the country, which itself has more than 1,500 home-grown franchise systems, and the Canadian market is the third largest in the world. We are very much looking forward to working with BRD to develop both of our businesses and to highlight and promote a portfolio of phenomenal franchise and retail brands to both Canadian and Italian markets.”
CanFranGlobal Consultants additionally offer franchise marketing and sales programs, designed to source, qualify and help secure master franchisees, area and regional developers and strong partners for franchisors seeking to expand into Canada and globally into more than 30 markets.
About CanFranGlobal Consultants, Inc.
CanFranGlobal Consultants, Inc. (canfranglobal.com) is headquartered in Toronto and is a global franchise consultancy and advisory company, with combined industry knowledge of more than 75 years. CanFranGlobal also conducts franchise infrastructure programs, provides market-leading consultancy programs, forensic franchise services and offers dedicated investment and re-structuring advisory services in the franchise sector.
BRD Consulting is headquartered in Rome, Italy and is a proven leader in the Italian franchise and retail fields.