This email with the subject "REQUEST FOR COMPANY REPRESENTATIVE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 30 Mar 2007 06:22:18 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "GEORGE WESTON FOODS COMPANY PLC" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM THE DESK OF Mr.Edwin Langridge C E O, GEORGE WESTON FOODS COMPANY PLC, AUSTRALIA. REQUEST FOR COMPANY REPRESENTATIVE. Dear Representative. Goodday to you. GEORGE WESTON FOODS COMPANY AUSTRALIA sells bread and baking products, meat and dairy , cereals and ingredients , animal nutritions, hygiene solutions and food technology services.George Weston Foods is one of Australia's largest food manufacturers, with a proud history of growth. We produce and market some of Australia and New Zealand's best loved brands. George Weston Foods (GWF) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Associated British Foods Plc, one of the world's leading food companies. GWF's principal operations are undertaken throughout Australia and New Zealand. The company also has joint ventures in the United States, the United Kingdom and Thailand.We have reached big sales volume in the european market and now are trying to penetrate the Northern American market. Quite soon we will open representative offices and authorized sales centers in North America and therefore we are currently looking for people who will assist us in establishing a new distribution network there. The fact that despite the Nothern America market is new for us we already have regular clients also speaks for itself. WHY YOU? The international money transfer tax for legal entities (companies) in Australia is 25%, whereas for the individual it is only 7%. That.s why we need you! We need agents to receive payment for our products in their locality and to resend the money to us. This way we will save money because of tax decreasing. HOW MUCH WILL YOU EARN? 7%-9% from each sale/resale operation! For instance: you receive 1000 USD to your bank account. You will withdraw the money and keep $70 (7% from $1000) for yourself! At the beginning your commission will equal 7%, though later it will increase up to 9%! ADVANTAGES You do not have to go out as you will work as an independent contractor right from your home office. Your job is absolutely legal. You can earn up to $3000-4000 depending on time you will spend for this job. You do not need any capital to start. The employees who make efforts and work hard have a strong possibility to become managers. Anyway our employees never leave us. If you are interested in our offer, please feel free to ask for the general provisions of the Contract through the email below: email@example.com Thank you for your time, Respectfully Submitted, Mr.Edwin Langridge Director, GEORGE WESTON FOODS COMPANY PLC, LEVEL 20,821 PACIFIC HIGHWAY CHATSWOOD NSW-2067-ALBURY. AUSTRALIA