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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 (128 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 (42 articles)
Advice on turning your business into a successful franchise
research franchising in nz (153 articles)
Articles focussing specifically on the New Zealand franchising market, including examples, industry news and market analysis.
running a franchise outlet (61 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 (119 articles)
Advice on how to manage your Franchise System
business profiles (27 articles)
We profile some of the hottest franchise business opportunities currently available by talking to franchisors and franchisees. It’s a great way to discover how they operate and what’s really involved in buying the franchise and running the business.
news & events (420 articles)
advisor profiles (4 articles)
Profiles on selected franchise advisors
Westpac directory of franchising
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Premium franchise opportunities
Fastway Couriers is an award-winning franchise system that provides local and national courier services at competitive prices and a simple prepaid system. One of New Zealand's most successful franchisors with 1,600+ franchisees across 5 countries and 40+ franchise and industry awards.
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.
Portermark is Australia’s premier beer line cleaning company and is now seeking franchisees for their expansion into New Zealand with a high return franchise model that offers significant income potential working from just 15-20 hours per week.
Xpresso Delight has been offering franchises throughout Australia and NZ for 12 years and we encourage you to share in our success as the premier gourmet coffee system. We transplant the café experience into the workplace using state-of-the-art espresso machines to provide a semi-passive income with life-style benefits.
Reputable and trusted house inspection business providing quality pre-purchase surveys including multiple income streams from other revenue sources such as asbestos surveys and safe and sanitary reports. Strong branding with nationwide opportunities. Best suited to building industry applicants including designers and carpenters.