Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies

Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies

Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies
#471

Initial Investment

LOW: $75,400
HIGH: $559,500

Change in Units

-6.3% -12 UNITS (1 Year)
-16.3% -31 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

1982

Franchising Since

1997 (19 Years)

Corporate Address

9311 E. Via de Ventura Scottsdale, AZ 85258

CEO

Mike Weinberger

About Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies

Fresh fruit smoothies were a virtually unknown product in 1982, when Jeff and Jill Summerhays began selling them part-time at events. The company caught the eye of Michael Haith, founding partner of a food, beverage and special-event consulting firm. Haith revamped the franchise concept and expanded the product line, which now includes Hawaiian coffees and espresso.

Maui Wowi franchises are located throughout the United States and internationally.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$75,400 - $559,500

Net-worth Requirement

$150,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000 - $150,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$42,500 - $65,000

Financing Options

Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies offers in-house financing to cover the following: equipment

Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives


10% off franchise fee (20% off in November & December)

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 142

Lowest Rank: 471

  • 2006 - 142
  • 2007 - 417
  • 2008 - 190
  • 2009 - 256
  • 2010 - 209
* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following regions/states:
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Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 1-2 days+

Training at headquarters: 4 days

Additional Training: Full & continuous support

Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Regional Media
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 2 - 3

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Updated: April 27th, 2016

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