Why should I franchise with Kona?
Starting a franchise with Kona Ice allows you to capitalize on a business model which has proven successful time and time again. There is no better time to invest in your future in a fresh, new, fun and exciting business. Kona Ice provides our guests with a child friendly product and environment. As a franchisee, you will have our full support in any area including training, operational, marketing and R&D support.
What are the requirements for potential franchise partners?
Opening a Kona Ice requires a strong personal commitment and active involvement in the opening of your business. We are looking for owner/operators, at least in the initial business stages. We also expect you to uphold and promote the image and brand that we are trying to establish.
How much does it cost to open a Kona Ice Franchise?
SEE: Investment Info from Getting Started section
What type of support will I receive after I sign the agreement?
Advertising & Promotions
Research and Development
What are the Franchise & Royalty fees?
Franchise Fee: $15,000
$3,000 per year for first 5 years
$3,500 per year for years 6-7
$4,000 per year for years 8 and higher
Royalties may be paid over a 3-6 months period.
What do I receive for the franchise fee and royalty payments?
SEE: Franchise Support Section
Success Guide, Protected Territory, On Going Brand Development, Continued Training and Support from Kona Team, Updated Resources (Flyers, other marketing tools, access to Kona secrets), Competitive pricing on supplies due to our buying power.
What is the turn-around time to open a Kona Ice?
Estimated 30-60 Days
What are the steps to start a Kona Ice Franchise?
SEE: Franchise Approval Process from Getting Started section.
How much territory do I get?
Up to 100,000 population per truck ratio.
Do you assist with financing?
Yes. Please see Investment Information.
How much money can I make?
Actual results vary for each franchise and we cannot estimate the results of a particular franchise.
How do I get started?
Complete the Request for Information form & someone will get in touch with you.