Franchise Services of North America Inc. Announces the Mailing of Shareholder Materials, Confirms Date of Special Meeting and

Franchise Services of North America Inc. Announces the Mailing of Shareholder 
Materials, Confirms Date of Special Meeting and Announces Results of Annual 
Meeting of Shareholders 
TSX-V Trading Symbol: FSN 
CALGARY, April 4, 2013 /CNW/ - FRANCHISE SERVICES OF NORTH AMERICA INC. 
("FSNA" or the "Company") (FSN.V) announces the mailing of its Notice and 
Management Information Circular for Special Meeting of Shareholders 
("Information Circular") and accompanying form of proxy with respect to a 
special meeting of the FSNA shareholders. The Information Circular is also 
available under FSNA's profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. 
FSNA has obtained an Interim Order of the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta 
providing for, among other things, the holding of a special meeting of FSNA's 
shareholders to be held commencing at 10:00 a.m. (Toronto time) on April 30, 
2013 at the offices of Stikeman Elliott LLP, 5300 Commerce Court West, 199 Bay 
Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5L 1B9. At the meeting, FSNA's shareholders will 
be asked to consider, among other things, (i) the arrangement whereby FSNA 
will continue/domesticate into the State of Delaware and, concurrently, 
discontinue from Canada under the provisions of the Canada Business 
Corporations Act (the "Arrangement") and (ii) the merger of FSNA's 
wholly-owned subsidiary, Advantage Company Holdings Inc. ("Advantage"), with 
and into Adreca Holdings Corp. ("Adreca") whereby Adreca will be the surviving 
corporation and, in consideration thereof, to issue to Boketo LLC 62,212,600 
preferred shares, US$0.001 par value per share ("Preferred Shares") and 
certain rights to acquire additional Preferred Shares upon the exercise of 
outstanding options convertible into common shares of FSNA as consideration 
for the First Merger and approving the creation of a new control person of 
FSNA in connection therewith (the "Merger"). Subject to, among other things, 
approval of FSNA shareholders of the Arrangement and the Merger, it is 
anticipated that the completion of the Arrangement and the Merger will occur 
on or about May 1, 2013. 
Commenting on the special meeting, Thomas P. McDonnell, III, the Company's 
Chief Executive Officer and Chairman said, "We would like to thank FSNA 
shareholders for their ongoing support and are excited to convene the special 
meeting of FSNA shareholders on April 30, 2013 to consider the Arrangement and 
Merger. If approved by FSNA shareholders, we look forward to completing the 
Arrangement and Merger, which will be a transformational event in the history 
of FSNA." 
In addition to the Information Circular and other documents already filed in 
relation to the Arrangement and Merger, certain other documents related to the 
Arrangement and Merger are now available under FSNA's profile on SEDAR and 
include: the first amendment to the Merger Agreement, the second amendment to 
the Merger Agreement, the Stockholders Agreement, the Registration Rights 
Agreement, the final form of Credit Agreement, the first amendment to the 
Warrant, the Hertz Sublease and the Hertz Credit Agreement, all as more 
specifically described in the Information Circular. Shareholders are urged to 
carefully read the full text of such documents. 
Update Regarding FSNA's March 28, 2012 Annual Meeting 
The Company held its annual meeting of shareholders (the "Annual Meeting") on 
March 28, 2013. At the Annual Meeting, management's nominees, being Mr. Tom 
McDonnell, Mr. David Forseth, Mr. Tom McNeely and Mr. Michael Linn were all 
re-elected to the Company's Board of Directors for the ensuing year. Also at 
the Annual Meeting, Ernst & Young LLP was re-appointed as the Company's 
auditors. 
About FSNA 
FSNA is a publicly traded company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. The 
Company and its subsidiaries own the following brands: U-Save Car & Truck 
Rental®, U-Save Car Sales, Rent-A-Wreck of Canada, PractiCar, Auto Rental 
Resource Center ("ARRC"), Xpress Rent A Car and Peakstone Financial Services. 
U-Save, together with its subsidiary ARRC, has over 1,100 locations throughout 
the United States and is one of North America's largest franchise car rental 
companies. Having primarily serviced the local market for the past 30 years, 
the Company is expanding into the airport market with plans for the opening of 
airport locations in the top 30 markets in the United States and the major 
airports in Canada. U-Save currently services 28 airport markets in 11 
different states and 7 countries. U-Save Car Sales is an expansion of the 
U-Save brand into the car sales market, and provides goods and services to car 
sales operators looking to affiliate with a national brand. 
Practicar Systems Inc. (a wholly owned subsidiary of FSNA) owns the rights to 
the Rent-A-Wreck® and the PractiCar® trademarks for all of Canada. The 
Rent-A-Wreck® system operates a network of 69 franchise locations from 
coast-to-coast in Canada, providing a range of vehicle rental, leasing and 
sales options to its customers. The Rent-A-Wreck® system has been in 
continuous operation in Canada since 1976. 
Caution 
Completion of the Merger and Arrangement is subject to a number of conditions, 
including final TSX Venture Exchange acceptance and approval by the Company's 
shareholders. The Merger and Arrangement cannot close until all required 
approvals are obtained. There can be no assurance that the transaction will be 
completed as proposed, or at all. 
Investors are cautioned that, except as disclosed in the Information Circular, 
any information released or received with respect to the Merger and 
Arrangement may not be accurate or complete and should not be relied upon. 
Trading in the securities of FSNA should be considered highly speculative. 
The TSX Venture Exchange has in no way passed upon the merits of the 
transaction and has neither approved nor disapproved the contents of this 
press release. 
Forward-Looking Information 
Certain statements made in this news release are forward looking in nature, 
including statements made with respect to the Merger and Arrangement. The 
words "may," "could," "should," "would," "expect," "intend," "estimate," 
"anticipate," "believe," or "outlook" and similar expressions often identify 
forward-looking information. By their nature, forward-looking statements 
require FSNA to make assumptions and are subject to inherent risks and 
uncertainties. The forward-looking statements contained in this news release 
are based on certain key expectations and assumptions made by FSNA, including 
the satisfaction of conditions to the completion of the Merger and 
Arrangement. Although FSNA believes that the expectations and assumptions on 
which the forward-looking statements are based are reasonable, undue reliance 
should not be placed on the forward-looking statements because FSNA can give 
no assurance that they will prove to be correct. There can be no assurance 
that the Merger and Arrangement will be completed as proposed or at all. 
FSNA's forward-looking statements are qualified in their entirety by these 
cautionary statements. In addition, the forward-looking statements are made 
only as of the date of this news release, and except as required by applicable 
law, FSNA undertakes no obligation to publicly update these forward-looking 
statements to reflect new information, subsequent events or otherwise. 
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that 
term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts 
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. 
For further information on FSNA or any of its operating subsidiaries  please 
contact: 
Thomas P. McDonnell, III Franchise Services of North America Inc. (601) 
713-4333 
SOURCE: Franchise Services of North America Inc. 
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