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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 $250,000 - $450,000

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Jamaica BlueArrow | food and beverage

Release your food flair with the reassurance of a world-class Jamaica Blue franchise network behind you. Systems, ambience, support and innovation will set you apart from the crowd. Exciting opportunities nationwide with a brand you will be proud to call your own.

Investment required: from $320,000-$450,000

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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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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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PalmersArrow | retail

New Zealand’s largest garden centre chain established in 1958. Offering both metropolitan and provincial opportunities. Serious business opportunity for motivated and capable business person/s. Growth market.

Investment required: from $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 individuals with a strong work ethic and drive to join our family.

Investment required: from $400,000+

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Breakers RestaurantsArrow | food and beverage

Life is all about opportunities. Breakers surfing-themed family restaurants have grown over the last 20 years to become one of the most renowned, successful and innovative hospitality operations and have developed into an iconic leisure and lifestyle consumer brand network.

Investment required: from $100,000 - $450,000

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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. A unique opportunity exists for the right person to work their way into a franchise ownership role.

Investment required: from $1m

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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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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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Versatile Homes and BuildingsArrow | home and building

Rare opportunity to join the market leader. Current opportunities available in Queenstown and Dunedin. 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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Rodney WayneArrow | fitness, health & beauty

We invite you to join this iconic Kiwi brand.

Investment required: from $100,000

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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 $150,000 - $400,000

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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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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. We are looking to grant franchises to those who are prepared to embrace our 'no limits' culture.

Investment required: from $210,000 + gst

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ZambreroArrow | food and beverage

Zambrero is Mexican with a Mission: A healthy humanitarian Mexican QSR franchise committed to tackling world hunger through its Plate 4 Plate initiative. From burritos, tacos, nachos to quesadillas, our menu is freshly-prepared, focusing on modern, superfood ingredients, bringing new flavours to old favourites.

Investment required: from $300,000

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Majestic Tea Bar - Espresso & ChocolateArrow | food and beverage

Majestic Tea Bar is a premium new cafe concept that aims to revolutionize not just the tea culture but also the cafe market across New Zealand. No direct competition, high margin products, full training provided, no experience required.

Investment required: from $290,000

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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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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. One of New Zealand's most successful franchisors with 1,600+ franchisees across 5 countries and 40+ franchise and industry awards.

Investment required: from $20,000

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The Cheesecake ShopArrow | food and beverage

The Cheesecake Shop has been one of New Zealand’s favourite cake retailers since 1995 and now operates from 23 stores across the nation. One of the great strengths of The Cheesecake Shop franchise system is its ability to train people from all walks of life to make The Cheesecake Shop’s core range of cakes. You don’t need to be a baker or a pastry chef to own a franchise, our excellent training course teaches you how to make our wonderful desserts in just 3 weeks.

Investment required: from $200,000

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Caci Arrow | fitness, health & beauty

Caci is the market leader in appearance enhancement with a premium brand that aims to deliver the best results. They are enjoying significant growth having opened multiple new locations in the past 12 months.

Investment required: from $300,000

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Safe H2OArrow | home services

Safe H2O have revolutionised water tank cleaning with high spec nano-filtration trailer units, capable of cleaning tanks and processing unlimited volumes of water to 0.001 micron. Innovative, profitable, professional. Seeking practical people with some basic mechanical aptitude and exceptional interpersonal skills.

Investment required: from $250,000 + gst

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Muffin BreakArrow | food and beverage

Muffin Break has been a household name since 1994. Contemporary and relevant in 2018, still a firm favourite. The training and support you can expect from Muffin Break is second to none. Systems are comprehensive, analytics thorough. Opportunities available nationwide. We are more than just muffins

Investment required: from $330,000

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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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CutshopArrow | home and building

As the business partner to kitchen and wardrobe retailers, interior fit-out specialists, and designers of bespoke products all over New Zealand, owning a Cutshop® is an opportunity not to be missed as home renovation projects are going through the roof.

Investment required: from $1.2m

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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 $300,000 - $350,000

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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. NZ founded concept operating since 1995. NZQA certified operating manuals and training systems. Suit owners with passion for coffee, food and the value of customer relationships.

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

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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 $1m

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Premium Master Licences

PortermarkArrow

Portermark is Australia's gold standard professional beer line cleaning company and is now seeking master licensees. You must possess demonstrated business development and people management skills. A proven track record of success in hospitality or similar industry is a must. You will be required to meet a franchise development schedule and possess the capital to finance the acquisition of the master rights, along with back-up working capital to develop and expand the territory.
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Hudsons CoffeeArrow

Hudsons Coffee are coming to NZ and are looking for a passionate, enthusiastic master licensee. Over the past 19 years we have established a respected brand with a strong reputation. You now have the unique opportunity to share in that success by becoming the NZ master licensee.
More info on Hudsons Coffee


Basic Listings

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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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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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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Building Wash ServicesArrow | business & commercial

BWS is the market leader in the exterior washing of commercial buildings. Outstanding opportunities for, motivated self-starters with an eye for details, a good understanding of safety and sales ability. Being trade qualified or experienced in commercial property of benefit. Full induction and training programme.

Investment required: from $330,000 approx.

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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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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 $400,000

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Plumb'In BathroomsArrow | home and building

Plumb’In are a specialist bathroom-ware retail franchise with recognised branded and exclusive products, providing high quality at affordable prices. Offering great benefits and services to maximise your business opportunity including training programmes, business manuals, in-house marketing and point of sale and reporting systems.

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

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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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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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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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Central Landscape & Garden SuppliesArrow | home and building

Landscape and garden supply yards providing bulk and bagged products. Pick-up and deliveries. Will suit hands-on owner operators with a passion for excellent customer service who take pride in customer satisfaction.

Investment required: from P.O.A.

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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 $600,000+

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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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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 $450,000

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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 $220,000

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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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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 $200,000

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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 $450,000

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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 $220,000

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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. National franchise structure operating since 1992 offering exclusive territories.

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 $250,000

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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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Flip Out New ZealandArrow | leisure & education

Flip Out is one of the world’s largest and most successful trampoline arenas. Business is thriving in New Zealand and we are seeking active individuals to join the hugely successful franchise and enjoy the benefits of a proven and effective business.

Investment required: from $500,000

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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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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 $250,000

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Super LiquorArrow | retail

With 130+ branded stores throughout the country, we are represented in many local communities, delivering to them real value and true convenience. We are New Zealand’s most trusted liquor brand offering market leading terms of trade and innovative national advertising and marketing programmes.

Investment required: from $250,000+

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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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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
More info on Cinderella Limo


Hog's Breath CafeArrow

Seeking NZ master franchisee. Australia's leading casual dining family-friendly restaurant, Hoggies is 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.
More info on Hog's Breath Cafe


Other Listings

Anytime FitnessArrow

Convenient 24-hour fitness club franchise. Voted the world’s number 1 top global franchise 2015/16.

Investment required: from $280,000

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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 $110,000

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Flex FitnessArrow

Flex Fitness is a New Zealand owned and operated 24-hour gym franchise.

Investment required: from $300,000 - $650,000

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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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Giggle Entertainment NetworkArrow

Giggle boasts over 1,000 locations with over 1,000,000 people past our screens every week.

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

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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 $900,000

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Navigation HomesArrow

Profitable house-building franchise. Proven systems, support and the best national supply prices.

Investment required: from $100,000 - $350,000

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NettlArrow

Nettl is an online communications and web studio franchise from the UK.

Investment required: from P.O.A.

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New York DeliArrow

New York Deli is a superior, licensed, sandwich outlet.

Investment required: from $350,000

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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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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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Podium Podiatry & FootwearArrow

Recognised and respected as New Zealand’s leading provider of podiatry and footwear solutions.

Investment required: from $275,000+

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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 $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 $250,000

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Stonewood HomesArrow

We are now expanding and seeking builders and construction entrepreneurs throughout the regions.

Investment required: from $75,000

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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 $200,000 - $600,000

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Total ToolsArrow

Australia’s leading tool retailer now expanding its network of stores in NZ.

Investment required: from $500,000+

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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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Valentines Buffet RestaurantsArrow

New Zealand buffet restaurant offering franchise opportunities. Full training and support provided.

Investment required: from $400,000

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