GLOBAL CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI): LOCAL FRANCHISING in 1,692 Locations (To operate Urban Community Laundry Services & Laundry e-commerce Platform – Android & iOS)

Dear Applicant;

Appleton Group LLC, Delaware registered a technology-based LLC (United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Employer Identification Number (EIN) 364895934 and the Delaware State File Number 6826403) and owner of the www.hobclean.com brand invites Expression of Interest (EOI) from interested and eligible businesses to submit their intentions and participate in the early vetting exercise to serve as an exclusive Local Franchisee in its global expansion drive to provide services to its nearly 4 billion population across its rapidly growing global e-commerce laundry chain in 1,692 urban locations across the world.

For ease of reference as you complete the application, please download:

  1. The complete Call for Expression of Interest (EOI) in word; and
  2. The Global Franchising Locations in Excel

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1jgIyvDcfraveULExtzm7RMr6oz8czFk1?usp=sharing

Please read the document carefully as you complete the application. We encourage you to please ensure to upload the required documents and meet the other requirements as outlined in the “Eligibility Criteria” and provide the needed information to enable us complete the analysis and the vetting process and move quickly toward awarding the franchise contracts to successful applicants across the world.

Please note the key dates and deadlines:

  1. The deadline for submission of the COMPLETED EOI: 10th February 2021. Send all request for inquiries to support@hobyclean.com with copies to admin@appletongroupllc.com.
  2. Deadline for publishing RESULTS of shortlisted applicants: 28th February 2021
  3. Deadline for commencement of AWARDS of various Franchising Contracts across different regions of the world: 1st April 2021

Regards.

The Global Franchise Vetting Team
Appleton Group LLC


Please upload these documents (in a single word or PDF document or in a single Zipped Folder): 1. Submit copies of Valid Business Legal Documents- Article of Incorporation, Article of Association, Business Registration Certificate, etc. for a currently operating business preferably in the laundry, garment or related industry (businesses in other sectors are welcome to diversify) 2. Submit copies of last audited financial report (where available) with most recent bank statement attached (no more than 3 months old); and 3. Submit copies of Identification Document (passport or driver’s license only), CVs/Resume and Qualifications of each Director (CEO, COO, CIO, CTO, General Manager, etc.) 4. Copy of Business Plan, or Marketing Plan or Business Model Canvas (if available) 5. Evidence of payment of One-time non-refundable EOI application fee ;


    SECTION 1: GENERAL INFORMATION Please provide your business general information in this section

    Address, Telephone, Fax and Email
    e.g. Technology, Agriculture, Laundry, e.t.c.
    NOTE: KINDLY UPLOAD EVIDENCE OF PAYMENT OF THE ONE TIME NON-REFUNDABLE EOI APPLICATION FEES AS DETAILED IN THE LAST SECTION OF THIS FORM BEFORE YOU SUBMIT

    Please upload evidence of payment of One-time non-refundable EOI application fee of $250 (USD Only) to cover cost of applicant’s national, international vetting and other administrative processing. NOTE THAT BY SUBMITTING THE APPLICATION AND MAKING THE PAYMENT OF NON-REFUNDABLE APPLICATION FEE YOU AGREE THAT YOU DO NOT HOLD APPLETON GROUP LLC LIABLE AND THAT IT DOES NOT GUARANTEE ACCEPTANCE OF YOUR APPLICATION AS ALL APPLICANTS SHALL BE VETTED PER CRITERIA LISTED IN THE CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST. ONLY QUALIFIED APPLICANTS SHALL BE SELECTED.