HUMAN Healthy Markets

HUMAN Healthy Markets


Initial Investment

LOW: $64,397
HIGH: $109,897

Change in Units

+2.5% +4 UNITS (1 Year)
+42.8% +68 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile



Franchising Since

2012 (4 Years)

Corporate Address

4641 Leahy St. Culver City, CA 90232


Sean Kelly

About HUMAN Healthy Markets

Sean Kelly and Andy Mackensen founded HUMAN Healthy Vending with the goal of increasing access to healthier foods and drinks. HUMAN stands for Helping United Manking and Nutrition. In addition to food and beverage vending machines, the company has expanded its offerings to include a micromarket opportunity, installing self-service kiosks in office buildings, as well as a snack-of-the-month subscription service.


Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$64,397 - $109,897

Net-worth Requirement


Liquid Cash Requirement


Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee


Ongoing Royalty Fee

to 6%

Ad Royalty Fee

to 2%

Financing Options

HUMAN Healthy Markets has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives

10% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

  • 2014 - 281
  • 2015 - 361
  • 2016 - 322

* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training at headquarters: 4 days

Additional Training: In Southern CA or Miami; virtual coaching, 4 months; webinars; ongoing training

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Grand Opening
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Regional Media
National Media

Number of employees required to run: 1 - 2

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Updated: May 27th, 2016

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