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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 (44 articles)
Advice on turning your business into a successful franchise
about franchising in new zealand (160 articles)
Articles focussing specifically on the New Zealand franchising market, including examples, industry news and market analysis.
running a franchise outlet (63 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 (124 articles)
Advice on how to manage your Franchise System
business profiles (28 articles)
Profiles on selected franchise opportunities
news & events (456 articles)
advisor profiles (4 articles)
Profiles on selected franchise advisors
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Premium franchise opportunities
New Zealand’s leading hire company supplying scissor lifts, cherry pickers and knucklebooms. There are exciting new franchise options available throughout the North Island. A unique opportunity exists for the right person to work their way into a franchise ownership role.
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.
Wanted - Business persons with entrepreneurial flair and ambition. A Compass Homes franchise gives you all the advantages of owning your own business, being your own boss, but still getting all the support you need in all aspects to help you run and grow your business.
Freedom Companion Driving Services provides transport services for those requiring safe, caring transport. With the population of New Zealanders aged 65+ projected to double over the next 25 years there has never been a better time to own a Freedom Drivers franchise.
Zones Landscaping is the new outdoor franchise from the people behind the award-winning success of Refresh Renovations. Zones is New Zealand’s only franchise specialising in design and build landscaping services.