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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.
If you don't find what you are looking for here in our Advice Centre then call or email us to ask for guidance - our team are ready and waiting to help you find the information you need.
how to buy a franchise (110 articles)
Everything you need to think about when considering buying a franchise, the pitfalls, the necessities, and the decisions that will affect your purchase.
how to franchise your business (40 articles)
Advice on turning your business into a successful franchise
about franchising in new zealand (155 articles)
Articles focussing specifically on the New Zealand franchising market, including examples, industry news and market analysis.
running a franchise outlet (58 articles)
You've decided on a Franchise Opportunity - what comes next? Advice on the day-to-day realities of running a Franchise
managing a franchise system (108 articles)
Advice on how to manage your Franchise System
business profiles (21 articles)
Profiles on selected franchise opportunities
news & events (365 articles)
advisor profiles (4 articles)
Profiles on selected franchise advisors
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The largest automotive service franchise in New Zealand. Pit Stop is an automotive service and repair franchise which specialises in vehicle servicing, brakes, exhausts, suspension, WOF checks and general auto repair.
The largest signs and graphics company using the latest technology and highest quality products. We have spent time developing sound business practices and values for our organisation as we believe this is what sets us apart from other signage companies. No prior signage experience required.
The largest, most experienced cartridge refilling company worldwide. Franchisees operate from retail premises, refilling cartridges, retailing new cartridges and other printer consumables.
Want to be your own boss in the ever-increasing market of online communications and the web? Nettl is an international brand from the UK. We are a fun and funky web studio franchise. With 4 studios already established, we’re now looking for new franchisees.
Iconic New Zealand retailer dominating the market in sales of foam, foam mattresses, rubber, including mats, and the iconic Para pools. Looking for energetic people serious about customer service and looking to build a successful business through determination.