35 Years of Franchise Experience at Your Service!
Welcome to the Israel Franchise Institute’s website!
Our mission is to bring new and fresh approach to the franchising field in Israel.
Our vision is to become the most relevant point of information relating to franchising, while advancing balanced and fair franchising between all parties.
Influenced by Steven’s 35 years of International Franchise Experience in over 10 countries, IFI thinks and works differently to most other franchise organizations in Israel.
Steven Wolfson is a certified arbitrator (Bar-Ilan University) and is the preferred franchise expert for the “Israeli Center for Mediation and Arbitration”. He is also the exclusive representative in Israel for the largest franchise expo organization in the world MFV, and the EGS (Edwards Global Services, Inc) associate in Israel.
Together with IFI, Steven represents numerous global franchises in Israel with a combined presence of thousands of franchisees in over 100 countries.
What do we do?
Represent International Brands wanting to expand in Israel (and other parts of the world).
Assist International Brands find Master Franchisees in Israel.
Assist Israeli Brands find master franchisees abroad.
Assist local brands find franchisees in Israel.
Assist small local businesses convert to franchising.
Assist local brands strengthen their franchise organization.
Assist local brands strengthen their relationships with their franchisees.
Assist with the creation or translation of operation and training manuals.
Assist with legal franchise advice (as business consultants).
Assist with conflict resolution via mediation.