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Giggle Entertainment NetworkArrow | business & commercial

Giggle boasts over 1,000 locations with over 1,000,000 people past our screens every week. Running a successful territory is not about your marketing or business skills. It’s about communication, motivation and being open to learning. It also doesn’t hurt to be a bit eccentric!

Investment required: from $200,000 - $350,000

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The Coffee ClubArrow | food and beverage

One of NZ’s largest café and restaurant franchises, The Coffee Club have a comprehensive menu and offer relaxed dining experience. Take advantage of a proven track record, great training and ongoing support. Ideal if you are passionate about people and building customer loyalty.

Investment required: from $300,000 - $450,000 + gst

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NettlArrow | business & commercial

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.

Investment required: from

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Fastway Couriers - Courier FranchiseeArrow | business & commercial

Fastway Couriers is an award-winning franchise system that provides local and national courier services at competitive prices and a simple prepaid system.

Investment required: from from $20,000

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Burger WisconsinArrow | food and beverage

At Burger Wisconsin it's always been about the food. And now is an exciting time to join us, with new sites planned throughout New Zealand and an existing store refresh programme underway. It's a gourmet opportunity for operators with good taste.

Investment required: from $200,000 - $280,000

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Stirling SportsArrow | retail

We play to win by delivering world-class retail experiences, inspired by sport, executed with style. Stirling Sports will provide all the training and support to build and sustain your business. Opportunities available throughout New Zealand. Retail experience is an advantage but not essential.

Investment required: from $340,000

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Bakers DelightArrow | food and beverage

With over 30 years of experience, Bakers Delight is a successful Franchise business with a growing network of over 700 bakeries spanning across four countries. Bakers Delight has a proven business formula which provides comprehensive training and on-going support.

Investment required: from from $295,000

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CutshopArrow | home and building

Cutshop provides contract cutting services to the DIY market, cabinet-makers, and commercial out-fitters. With increased demand we are seeking motivated individuals prepared to employ and manage a production and programming team to achieve above average return on investment.

Investment required: from $950,000 ($475K finance + $475K cash)

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Pack & Send New ZealandArrow | retail

Pack & Send move and handle freight through a network of retail stores with a professional custom packaging service. A one-stop shop for customers.

Investment required: from $210,000 + gst

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Palmers PlanetArrow | retail

Like the truly successful garden centres of Europe, Palmers Planet is as much a destination as a retail store. This is an amazing opportunity for a business person looking for a new challenge.

Investment required: from From $1m

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PalmersArrow | retail

New Zealand’s largest garden centre chain established in 1958. Offering both metropolitan and provincial opportunities.

Investment required: from from $350,000

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Domino's Arrow | food and beverage

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.

Investment required: from $450,000+

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Columbus CoffeeArrow | food and beverage

NZ’s premium café franchise. A highly recognised and trusted brand offering customers exceptional coffee and chef-prepared food in a modern café environment. Awarded both Supreme Franchisee of the Year and Food and Beverage Franchise System of the Year 2015/16.

Investment required: from $250,000 - $350,000

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La PorchettaArrow | food and beverage

Join the largest Italian restaurant chain in Australia and New Zealand. You will love taking part in serving our guests quality Italian food, to order, using fresh ingredients. We are looking for passionate food lovers with a strong work ethic and drive to join our family.

Investment required: from $400,000+

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The Cheesecake ShopArrow | food and beverage

The Cheesecake Shop has been trading in New Zealand since 1995 and continues to expand rapidly across New Zealand with multiple franchise opportunities available in Wellington, Christchurch and Auckland. The business was established in 1991 and has developed into a network of 200 cake shops operating across Australia, New Zealand, Poland and the United Kingdom. With The Cheesecake Shop franchise, you don’t need to be a baker. Our excellent training course teaches you how to make our wonderful desserts in just 4 weeks.

Investment required: from From $200,000

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Versatile Homes and BuildingsArrow | home and building

Rare opportunity to join the market leader. Current opportunities available in Hamilton and Queenstown. Versatile Homes and Buildings provides you with all the benefits of owning your own business, with the full support and resources of a nationwide organisation.

Investment required: from P.O.A.

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Total ToolsArrow | home and building

Total Tools is Australia’s leading trade and industrial tool retailer established 25+ years ago. Following its success in Australia it is now expanding its network of stores in NZ and has exclusive ‘Tier 1’ territories available. Training included, strong marketing, operations, IT and merchandising support.

Investment required: from $500,000+

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Cash ConvertersArrow | retail

Looking for an exceptional return on your investment? look no further than our new look Cash Converters and you will see we're not only New Zealand's favourite place to buy and sell, we're also the world's largest second-hand dealer and the market leader in short term credit services. Cash Converters has more than 700 stores internationally so you'll be buying a tried and tested, well respected brand.

Investment required: from $650,000

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Majestic Tea Bar - Espresso & ChocolateArrow | food and beverage

A unique brand locally owned and operated with premium opportunities to open in A-grade locations. No direct competition, high margin products, full training provided, no experience required. Majestic Tea Bar is a total food and beverage concept. Call us today for more information.

Investment required: from From $350,000

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Mexicali FreshArrow | food and beverage

Mexicali Fresh has led the Mexican evolution in NZ since 2005. With giant American-style burritos and Mexican beer in a colourful, casual atmosphere. We are recruiting energetic, enthusiastic franchisees with a passion for great food and excellent customer service for our turnkey restaurants.

Investment required: from $375,000+

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STIHL SHOPArrow | retail

Stihl Shop is a nationwide network of independent, locally owned specialist outdoor power equipment retailers. Every Stihl Shop is operated by friendly approachable people who are passionate about outdoor power equipment. Full training and on-going support. Sites with real growth potential available across NZ.

Investment required: from $200,000

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Red Energy PromotionsArrow | business & commercial

Share in the $2.5 billion Australasian promotional product industry. We’re looking for passionate B2B sales people who know the value of marketing in a business and have the ability to manage a small customer focussed team. Proven over 12 years+, now in New Zealand.

Investment required: from $295,000 +gst

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Cobb & Co. Arrow | food and beverage

Welcome back to Cobb & Co., New Zealand's original restaurant chain. With unbeatable brand recognition, enviable buying power, proven profitability and on-going support from Cobb Group, it’s not hard to see why owning a Cobb & Co. is a special opportunity.

Investment required: from $500,000

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Flex FitnessArrow | fitness, health & beauty

Flex Fitness is a New Zealand owned and operated 24-hour gym franchise. We combine stylish club fit-outs with welcoming club cultures to motivate and support anyone wanting to live a healthier lifestyle. Our club owners are unique and key to our brand’s success.

Investment required: from $450,000 - $650,000

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AccessmanArrow | home and building

New Zealand’s leading hire company supplying scissor lifts, cherry pickers and knucklebooms. There are exciting new franchise options available throughout the North Island. Franchisees require a good level of business acumen and ideally come from a construction background.

Investment required: from $1m

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New York DeliArrow | food and beverage

New York Deli is a superior, licensed, sandwich outlet. Sandwiches are freshly prepared with premium ingredients. Seeking people with excellent English language skills and prior food experience and/or willing to learn. Full training given. Full menu New York Diner concept also available.

Investment required: from $350,000

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Para RubberArrow | retail

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.

Investment required: from $150,000 - $250,000

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Carl's Jr.Arrow | food and beverage

We are looking for enthusiastic franchises to join the Carl's Jr. team and from the business together with Restaurant Brand's support. You need to be hands-on and goal focused. Operational training is provided.

Investment required: from $1,000,000

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Sierra Boutique CaféArrow | food and beverage

Network of premium cafés specialising in gourmet coffee and freshly prepared food. Sierra still roasts every coffee bean with care, in their Newmarket roastery.

Investment required: from from $250,000 - $450,000

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Rodney WayneArrow | fitness, health & beauty

We invite you to join this iconic Kiwi brand.

Investment required: from From $100,000

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Total ToolsArrow | retail

Total Tools is Australia’s leading trade and industrial tool retailer established 25+ years ago. Following its success in Australia it is now expanding its network of stores in NZ and has exclusive ‘Tier 1’ territories available. Training included, strong marketing, operations, IT and merchandising support.

Investment required: from $500,000+

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Podium Podiatry & FootwearArrow | retail

Podium Podiatry & Footwear is recognised and respected as New Zealand's leading provider of podiatry and footwear solutions. Bringing the two industries of podiatry and footwear together has proven a successful model with 3 additional locations established in the past 12 months. Enquire now.

Investment required: from $275,000+

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Just CabinsArrow | home and building

Just Cabins provides portable cabins for rent which are just perfect as sleepouts, extra room, portable office, or as storage at your home or business. Long-term cabin rentals provide a passive income, excellent growth and are easily run by one person part-time.

Investment required: from From $185,000

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Coffee CultureArrow | food and beverage

Our unique business model of roasting coffee in full view of our guests and then serving the highest quality espresso with flair and a total commitment to outstanding service has seen Coffee Culture grow to become Canterbury’s leading chain of boutique coffee houses.

Investment required: from $350,000+

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Robert Harris Coffee RoastersArrow | food and beverage

Robert Harris Coffee Roasters operates New Zealand's best-known and largest chain of retail café franchises. Proven success in cities and provincial centres nationwide.We look for team players with high standards in presentation who have customer service experience plus the ability to work with people.

Investment required: from From $450,000

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PostShop KiwibankArrow | retail

One of NZ's largest retail networks. We offer our communities a wide range of postal and financial services for personal and business needs.

Investment required: from P.O.A.

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Signature HomesArrow | home and building

Winner of the 2016 FANZ Supreme Franchise System award, we have 34 years' experience building homes for Kiwis from 11 franchises supported by a National Office. If you have building or construction management experience and are looking for your next opportunity please contact our CEO.

Investment required: from $150,000

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Plumb'In Bathroom & Kitchen Factory ShopArrow | home and building

A specialist retail franchise selling high quality new products as well as seconds, end of lines, clearance product from leading suppliers. Franchisees benefit from an established name, full training, and operations manual.

Investment required: from $215,000 - $260,000

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Mr RentalArrow | home and building

Franchisees benefit from a highly profitable and stable cash flow business model and the support of a proven training and support program that has seen the success of over 65 franchisees. Make the sale once and get paid over and over again.

Investment required: from from $600,000+

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Smith's Sports ShoesArrow | retail

Smith’s Sports Shoes’ biggest strength is the relationship between franchisor, franchisee and suppliers. What you can expect from the Smith’s team includes integrity, fun, and profitability. We focus on team building and provide support and training. Seeking people with vision, great attitude and communication skills.

Investment required: from $200,000

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Anchor FranchiseArrow | food and beverage

Market leader in the sales and distribution of milk products and beverages throughout New Zealand including Anchor, Primo, Zing, Mammoth Supply Co, Fresh N Fruity, De Winkel, Country Goodness, Mainland, Kapiti, CalciYum and Eon.

Investment required: from from $300,000

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LJS Seafood RestaurantsArrow | food and beverage

The largest NZ fast-food chain of fish and chips and associated seafood stores.

Investment required: from $190,000 - $230,000

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New Zealand Natural Ice CreamArrow | food and beverage

New Zealand Natural Ice Cream is a global franchise network based out of Auckland, New Zealand. It operates as the franchisor of the New Zealand Natural ice cream, frozen yoghurt, smoothie and juice parlours. Level of investment depending on store location and turnover history.

Investment required: from from $250,000

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BurgerFuelArrow | food and beverage

BurgerFuel is a leader in the gourmet burger market, dedicated to serving high quality burgers in an atmosphere as charged as the food. Combined with fun and irreverent marketing campaigns BurgerFuel creates the perfect environment for franchisees to grow and enjoy their business.

Investment required: from $300,000+

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Guthrie BowronArrow | retail

The number one home decorating franchise in New Zealand, specialising in paint, wallpaper, custom-made curtains and blinds, flooring and decorating tools. Franchisees benefit from an established name, a strong support system, central purchasing negotiation and active national advertising campaigns.

Investment required: from from $250,000

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Muffin BreakArrow | food and beverage

Muffin Break is a unique specialty bakery/café retail system that operates throughout Australasia and is growing rapidly in the UK. Muffin Break has developed numerous product recipes since its introduction and continues to innovate with products

Investment required: from From $340,000

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Quest Apartment Hotels (NZ) Ltd Arrow | business & commercial

Quest Serviced Apartments is the market-leading franchise in accommodation primarily for corporate extended stay travellers. Franchisees benefit from a high level of brand awareness, full training, and ongoing support. The Quest franchise also provide franchisees with computer systems and manuals which cover business plans.

Investment required: from $150,000 - $600,000

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Jamaica BlueArrow | food and beverage

Grow from strength to strength with your very own Jamaica Blue franchise. Proven systems, our world class training facility and commitment to field support will guide you every step of the way. Opportunities available throughout New Zealand.

Investment required: from From $370,000

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Wholly Bagels & PizzaArrow | food and beverage

Turn-key opportunities available nationwide with this iconic bagel and pizza franchise.

Investment required: from $250,000 - $400,000

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Snap PrintingArrow | business & commercial

Award-winning business services franchise offering cutting-edge digital reproduction technology, graphic design consultancy and a range of stationery products for the business to business market. Comprehensive training for franchise owners and their staff and advertising and marketing is taken care of.

Investment required: from from $220,000

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Hardy's Health StoresArrow | fitness, health & beauty

New Zealand's leading natural health franchise, retailing a huge range of homoeopathy, naturopathy, nutrition and aromatherapy products. A natural health professional is in every store to give advice to Hardy's established client base. Franchisees will be provided with ongoing support from this well-known franchise group.

Investment required: from $300,000

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Valentines RestaurantsArrow | food and beverage

Value-for-money buffet restaurants, great for the special occasion or groups. Established in 1989. Proven model. Suitable for metropolitan location.

Investment required: from from $400,000

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Flip Out New ZealandArrow | leisure & education

Flip Out is one of the world's largest and most successful trampoline arenas. The thriving international business is now heading to New Zealand. We are seeking active individuals to join the hugely successful franchise and enjoy the benefits of a proven and effective business model.

Investment required: from $500,000

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Jesters PiesArrow | food and beverage

Jesters New Zealand is set to follow on from the success in Australia. This is your chance to get in on the ground floor of an exciting growth area in the New Zealand market with a well proven system

Investment required: from from $220,000

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Central Landscape & Garden SuppliesArrow | home and building

Landscape and garden supply yards providing bulk and bagged products. Pick-up and deliveries.

Investment required: from $200,000

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Oporto New ZealandArrow | food and beverage

Oporto chicken and burgers are big on taste and even bigger on value. With 20+ years in Australia and close to 15 years in New Zealand we have a proven franchise model. Seeking committed, energetic, entrepreneurs wanting to establish a long-term business with a strong brand.

Investment required: from $350,000 + gst

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Hog's Breath CaféArrow | food and beverage

Australia's leading casual dining family-friendly restaurant. From day one, Hoggies set out to be unlike any other restaurant. In a nutshell, it is about providing quality food and beverages in a casual environment with an over-riding friendly, party atmosphere.

Investment required: from $750,000

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Night 'n Day FoodstoresArrow | retail

The Night ‘n Day Foodstore franchise, New Zealand’s leading convenience store chain offers group buying, uniformed image, full staff training, assistance in shop layouts and designs, profit reports, assistance with staff rosters, group advertising and full accounting facilities. New sites and conversion of existing businesses welcomed.

Investment required: from $400,000

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Paper PlusArrow | retail

The largest stationery and books franchise system in Australasia. Committed to remaining a vibrant and integral part of the New Zealand retail scene. Grown to over 120 member stores nationwide with a combined sales turnover approaching $150 million a year and it’s still growing.

Investment required: from from $400,000

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Specsavers New ZealandArrow | retail

Specsavers New Zealand are leading optometrists and eye-care specialists.

Investment required: from $10,000 - $400,000

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Super LiquorArrow | retail

New Zealand's largest liquor retail group offering convenience, value and exceptional service. This is an expanding franchise that generates high returns for its individual owners. Would suit someone in the industry or who has previous business experience.

Investment required: from $250,000+

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Anytime FitnessArrow | fitness, health & beauty

Anytime Fitness was voted the world’s number 1 top global franchise in 2015/16. Anytime Fitness is a convenient 24-hour fitness club franchise. Each member receives reciprocity rights to over 3,500 clubs around the world. Please come and talk to us. www.anytimefitness.co.nz

Investment required: from From $280,000

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ColourplusArrow | retail

At Colourplus, we've got your style. Your local store offers all the inspiration, expertise and advice you need to turn your decorating dreams into reality. With 30 stores nationwide, offering a range of top quality paint, wallpaper, curtains, blinds, giftware and decorating accessories.

Investment required: from from $200,000

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Master Licences

Cinderella LimoArrow

Fairy tales can come true. The Cinderella Limo is an innovative idea in formal transport. A chauffeur-driven car modified to resemble a beautiful princess carriage. The only one in the Southern Hemisphere. No competition. Now available for a lucky first who would be a master franchisor in New Zealand. www.gcluxcars.com.au
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Other Listings

AGATHA ParisArrow

Iconic French fashion jewellery that fuses the fashionable with the affordable.

Investment required: from From $300,000

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Bin Inn Retail Group Co-operativeArrow

Co-operative of nationwide wholefoods and speciality grocery stores. No previous experience required.

Investment required: from from $110,000

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Breakers Café & BarArrow

Proven franchise model providing Kiwi fare at affordable prices.

Investment required: from $25,000 - $200,000

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Brumby's BakeriesArrow

Part of the New Zealand bakery market for over 15 years.

Investment required: from $300,000 - $450,00 + GST

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Donut KingArrow

Donut King is a speciality donut and coffee chain now available in NZ.

Investment required: from $250,000 - $330,000 + GST

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Esquires Arrow

A bold new look, an expanded menu and a whole new level of support.

Investment required: from $300,000 - $450,000 + GST

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Generation HomesArrow

We build houses for clients all over New Zealand for a fixed price and on a time guarantee.

Investment required: from P.O.A.

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HRV VentilationArrow

Become part of the change at HRV. Certified HRV ventilation franchise opportunities available.

Investment required: from $350,000

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KiwiYoArrow

Self-serve frozen yoghurt business. Fastest-growing international hospitality sector.

Investment required: from $150,000 - $600,000

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Lone StarArrow

Lone Star is New Zealand's largest restaurant & bar concept.

Investment required: from $900,000+

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Mad ButcherArrow

One of New Zealand’s best-known home grown franchises, trading since 1971.

Investment required: from $350,000 - $450,000

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McDonald'sArrow

The world’s market leader in the quick service restaurant industry.

Investment required: from From $750,000 (40% equity)

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Oil ChangersArrow

Oil Changers provide the convenience of drive-through vehicle servicing. No previous experience required.

Investment required: from $150,000 - $250,000

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Paleo Café Arrow

Paleo Café is a revolutionary health food café and store.

Investment required: from $400,000-500,000

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Pita PitArrow

If you thought you missed the sub-sandwich boat, the international challenger is now here.

Investment required: from $300,000 - $500,000

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Pizza HutArrow

Established pizza chain with occasional resale opportunities available.

Investment required: from $550,000

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Provender NZArrow

Provides snacks and drinks directly to the workplace. Earn a great hourly rate.

Investment required: from $125,000 - $240,000

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Rack n Roll RibsArrow

Easy operating systems, a proven menu and great future prospects. Exciting opportunity.

Investment required: from $250,000

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Saddlery WarehouseArrow

New Zealand's leading equestrian retailer. Supplying all the items needed for the horse and rider.

Investment required: from from $230,000 - $460,000

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Shingle Inn Café Arrow

Shingle Inn Café is a world-class café franchise now available in New Zealand

Investment required: from $290,000 - $450,000

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Spagalimis Italian PizzeriaArrow

Pizza, pasta, salad and dessert in a contemporary dining environment. Comprehensive training.

Investment required: from From $250,000

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SubwayArrow

The world’s largest quick service submarine sandwich and salad franchise.

Investment required: from $250,000

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SumoSaladArrow

The healthy fast food alternative. Join Australia’s fastest growing franchise.

Investment required: from $450,000

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Take NoteArrow

Over 60 stores throughout New Zealand, all of which are locally owned and operated.

Investment required: from $300,000

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The Athlete's FootArrow

World’s leading sports footwear retailer. Exclusive fitprint technology and proven training.

Investment required: from $250,000

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Theobroma Cafés, Lounges and BarsArrow

A total food and beverage concept, operating in more than 5 countries.

Investment required: from From $200,000 - $600,000

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ToyworldArrow

Join New Zealand’s largest independent toy retailing group.

Investment required: from $200,000 - $500,000 site dependent

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