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During our many years working within New Zealand's franchise sector, we've learnt a great deal about the market - what works, what doesn't work, and what people involved in all aspects of franchising need to think about to succeed.
We encourage you to read as widely as possible about all aspects of franchising in New Zealand, whether you are interested in buying and then running a successful franchised business, or whether you have a business that you have already franchised or are contemplating growing using the franchising model.
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U-Sell (Park & Sell Yard) is a unique, proven business model, helping customers to display and sell their cars in a traditional car yard environment at U-Sell yards. Minimal investment, minimal staff, great returns and lots of fun. Visit u-sell.co.nz for available locations throughout NZ.
A brand with attitude that cannot be missed. Our damned fine gourmet menu, coupled with sophisticated systems and support, make this a wicked opportunity.
Refresh is New Zealand’s leading renovation business. Refresh is primarily a sales and marketing oriented franchise. We’re looking for business oriented people to join Refresh as franchisees, not builders. If you’re thinking about your next career move or business opportunity, you should consider Refresh.
Unique opportunity for outstanding salespeople to become a part of the technology revolution, and be handsomely rewarded by building a residual and recurring monthly cash flow income. We only benefit when you are successful. We provide comprehensive initial training and practical ongoing support.
Specialist quick service pizza franchise opportunity. You must have passion, commitment and a drive to succeed. Strong leadership skills, good people and administration skills, plus an entrepreneurial flair required. Have fun and work in a young, energetic and vibrant organisation.