International Franchise Expo
The International Franchise Expo is a 3-day event featuring up to 400 franchise exhibitors, that brings together franchise concepts to meet highly qualified franchisee candidates in the USA and globally. Attendees have the opportunity to meet with executives of exhibiting franchisors, and to learn from an in-depth conference program. The U.S. Commercial Service Franchising team will be organizing a Global Chat program at IFE to provide franchisees an opportunity to meet one-on-one with our Commercial Specialists at the show.
Information on the 2022 show, including programs of interest for international franchisers, registration information, and contacts for additional assistance can be found below.
Dates: June 2-4, 2022
Time: IFE is daily open 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EST
Location: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, New York
About the Show
The International Franchise Expo (IFE) has once again been selected to participate in the Trade Events Partnership Program. The IFE brings together expanding and developing franchise concepts with the highest qualified franchisee candidates in the USA and around the world to align single-unit, area development opportunities, and master-franchisee agreements. Both in-person and virtual planning is slated for this 2022 TEPP, enabling for participants to attend even if they are unable to travel to New York, and offering flexibility given the ongoing global pandemic. The website for all information about the event is: http://www.ifeinfo.com.
The International Franchise Expo is a 3-day event which has featured over 400 franchise exhibitors, with investments ranging from $5,000 to $1M+ and a wide range of product categories. Visitors have the opportunity to meet face-to-face with executives of the exhibiting franchisors. They also have the opportunity to attend in-depth conference programs, as well as free seminars.
Franchising is a strategy proven to grow businesses quickly – a strategy used by some 75 industries to develop national brands. Millions of people have opened their own businesses by buying a franchise. The opportunities at IFE cover multiple markets and industries. The event brings together expanding and developing franchise concepts with the highest qualified franchisee candidates in the USA and around the world.
The show will host a number of International delegates and U.S. Commercial Service staff. Additional details will be provided in the immediate months prior to the 2022 show.
Please contact Eric.Johnson@trade.gov with any questions about the programs planned at the show.
Show Registration: To register for the show, please visit:
Global Chat Registration: To register for Global Chat at the show: coming soon!
Global Chat – An Opportunity to Meet One-on-One with Commercial Specialists at the 2022 International Franchise Expo
This is a complimentary service provided by the U.S. Commercial Service, an agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce, and is only available to companies registered in the United States, and U.S. territories for promoting exports of U.S. franchise concepts, systems and products.
Meet one-on-one with our U.S. Embassy based Commercial Specialists that focus on the franchising industry from around the world. Global Chat appointments provide your firm an opportunity to ask questions and request/schedule appointments with our domestic Global Franchising Team and internationally based Commercial Specialists attending the 2022 International Franchise Expo.