Sixt Launches Franchise Network Expansion into the US

Nov 19, 2012, 08:30 ET from Sixt Franchise USA, LLC

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sixt AG and its U.S. Franchise Unit is launching an initiative to expand its franchise network into the U.S. as part of its effort to further internationalize the group's business. 

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"Sixt will be adding new franchise partners to facilitate its growth in the U.S. market.  Independent car rental operators and local entrepreneurs have a tremendous opportunity to join the Sixt system in the early stages of our U.S. expansion," commented Craig A. Olson, Vice President of North America Franchise Development for Sixt Franchise USA, LLC..  "Bringing the Sixt franchise System to the U.S. is a key component of the company's global growth strategy.  Franchisees who join the Sixt system will have opportunities to rapidly grow along with the Sixt brand in the U.S."

The Sixt franchise system is a proven international success, with more than 80 master franchisees operating from roughly 1,000 worldwide locations.  In the U.S.,  Sixt operates corporate branches in Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Orlando, Atlanta and Phoenix (  Sixt plans to further expand in the U.S. with a step by step, measured approach of corporate expansion along with the addition of growth oriented local franchise partners.

Sixt is Germany's leading mobility service provider.  Throughout  Europe and internationally, Sixt is expanding with great success.  U.S. franchise expansion fits in with Sixt's long term strategy to cover all aspects of mobility by supplying innovative, universally useful and top-quality services.

Franchise Information:

Those interested in Sixt Franchise Opportunities can visit and/or contact Craig Olson, VP North America Franchise Development at 954-874-1786 or craig.olson@sixt.com1.

About Sixt:

Sixt AG, with its registered office in Pullach, near Munich, is an international provider of integrated mobility services. Founded in 1912, the company, together with its franchisees and partners, is represented in more than 100 countries. Sixt is the market leader for car rentals in Germany and Austria and one of the biggest OEM-manufacturer-independent full-service leasing providers. The Sixt Group generated a turnover of 1.56 billion euro in 2011 and employs around 3000 people worldwide (excluding franchisees).

1 Sixt offers franchises solely by means of a Franchise Disclosure Document. Certain states have laws governing the offer and sale of franchises. If you are a resident of one of these states or foreign countries, Sixt will not offer franchises to residents of those states before complying with all applicable legal requirements in those jurisdictions.

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