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Spending on vending

Vending machines are a relatively cheap way to take part in the food industry

To Your Health

Keeping pace with current trends, several franchises focus on fresh and healthier options

Fast Food Nation

Americans spend $117 billion on fast food annually

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Summary

Everyone has to eat, and busy Americans often make the choice to eat out or pick up food to go rather than cook at home. A huge variety of food franchises exist to satisfy this enormous market.

A feast of food options

There are as many different types of food franchises are there are types of places to eat. Broadly, there are fast-food restaurants, slightly more upscale fast-casual outlets, sit-down full-serve restaurants, dessert shops, vending machines, and kiosks.

There are also food franchise opportunities in almost any cuisine you could think of, including burgers, pizza, Mexican, BBQ, seafood, ice cream shops, and countless others.

Spending on vending

Because of the necessity of having a retail presence, food franchises tend to be on the more expensive side as franchises go, but kiosks and vending machines offer a relatively less pricey entrance.

Vending franchises are a relatively cheap way to take part in the food industry. They are fairly inexpensive and can be managed part-time, requiring relatively little maintenance.

To your health

Keeping pace with current trends, several franchises focus on fresh and healthier food options.

Americans spend $117 billion on fast food annually, so there’s plenty of room for new entrants with one of the many successful brands in the food franchise industry.

Featured Franchises

Available Franchises

Naturals 2 Go

$25,000

Naturals 2 Go is a leader in the exploding healthy food vending category. Take advantage of both the expanding interest in healthier food options and the booming vending industry, in which 3.5 million coins are inserted into vending machines every 15 minutes around the US.

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Doc Popcorn

$80,000

Doc Popcorn is a retail franchise selling fresh-popped popcorn in a verity of flavors. Our franchises are affordable and efficient, creating $50 of product every 5 minutes with only 1 or 2 employees. Our franchises are popular, scalable, and simple - all products are made in two pieces of equipment.

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HealthyYOU Vending

$30,000

Join the healthy vending revolution with HealthyYOU Vending! The demand for healthy food choices is exploding. We secure your locations. Don’t miss this opportunity.

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Le Macaron French Pastries

$100,000

With no on-site preparation required, our streamlined business model is relatively easy to operate and allows our franchise owners to primarily focus on providing customers with this unmatched and enjoyable French experience

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UFood Grill

$200,000

UFood Grill is known for healthy and nutritious food, fast. Now we are matching that reputation with healthy savings on our franchise fees.

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Healthier 4U Vending

$20,000

Healthier 4U Vending is the premier delivery system for healthier on-the-go eating choices. Become an independent owner of machines that offer innovative remote access technology that enables credit card acceptance as well as access to key sales and maintenance metrics.

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Rush Bowls

$100,000

Rush Bowls offers meals crafted from the finest fruit, topped with granola & honey, and blended with protein, vitamins and other nutritious ingredients that taste delicious while promoting a healthy lifestyle!

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SMS Masterminds

$28,800

As an SMS Masterminds licensee, you'll receive an exclusive market in which to sell a state of the art mobile-based loyalty program to local businesses. Replacing traditional punch-card loyalty programs, SMS Masterminds is the next generation of direct marketing.

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Great Steak

$100,000

Founded in order to introduce the rest of the world to the delectable sandwich synonymous with Philadelphia - the cheesesteak. Today, with more than three decades of experience, we continue to introduce the world to America's Premier Cheesesteak®.

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit ®

$100,000

Join the largest barbecue chain in America*! Our smokin’ hot franchise has been treating guests to great tasting barbecue since 1941. If you’re looking to diversify your portfolio or retire and start a business, we’re seeking passionate entrepreneurs to join our highly rated franchise.

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Kono Pizza

$75,000

Have an early-adopter mentality? Join our unique concept! Kono Pizza is the power of pizza in the palm of your hand - an original idea that brings the traditional triangle-shaped pizza pie slice into a cone. It's cooked on the spot, is healthy, fresh and can be eaten anywhere without the mess.

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Planet Smoothie

$100,000

For nearly two decades, Planet Smoothie has been one of the most innovative smoothie franchises in the world. With more than 100 stores throughout the United States, we are known for our healthy ingredients, sweeteners and supplements — and that has helped our brand develop a huge following.

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Blimpie Subs®

$100,000

Bigger, Better, Blimpie - Blimpie is one of the largest sub sandwich franchises in America. Quality, fresh-sliced meats and cheeses set the brand apart. Easy to own and simple to operate. Join our franchise family and reach your goals.

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Cold Stone Creamery

$100,000

Cold Stone Creamery® is one of the most talked about ice cream companies in the world today. And that’s just the way we like it! Renowned for offering super-premium ice cream for more than 25 years, people everywhere recognize the quality associated with our brand and are more likely to be repeat customers because of it.

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Samurai Sam's Teriyaki Grill

$100,000

The Samurai Sam’s Teriyaki Grill® restaurant experience is fast, fresh and healthy. We serve Japanese favorites at an affordable price, using only the highest quality ingredients. We've been named the #1 Asian Fast Food Chain by Entrepreneur® magazine on four occasions.

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Huddle House

$200,000

Own a down-home, family-style 24-hour restaurant that has the backing of an iconic brand name a reputation of amazing Southern hospitality. With incredible momentum from a 50-year history and more than 400 locations in 20 states, now is the time to invest in Huddle House franchise.

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The Brass Tap

$250,000

The Brass Tap is one of the fastest growing upscale beer and wine bars in the country, leveraging this rapidly expanding market. We offer up to 80 different craft beers on tap, more than 200 varieties of imports, local craft beers, and a large selection of premium wines and cigars.

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Teriyaki Madness

$200,000

Teriyaki Madness is a fast-casual Asian inspired restaurant. Teriyaki Madness has a business model geared toward delivering franchisees serious income potential by providing a unique food alternative in the fast growing Asian food sector at half the cost of the average fast causal restaurant.

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Beef O'Brady's

$250,000

At the heart of every Beef ‘O’ Brady’s® franchise is a commitment to the community. Beef’s® is a full service casual restaurant that caters to families and sports fans. A neighborhood gathering spot for friends, family, and teammates to celebrate a win or catch the big game.

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Maui Wowi

$75,000

At Maui Wowi, our Ohana (Franchise Owners) are treating their customers to a vacation in a cup every day of the year. Maui Wowi is committed to offering the highest quality products, the finest Hawaiian coffees and freshly blended smoothies made from all-natural ingredients.

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TacoTime

$100,000

For nearly 50 years, TacoTime® has offered our loyal customers a tasty variety of freshly prepared, home-style Mexican fare. As a proven brand with solid brand awareness, we are committed to meeting the ever changing demands of your customers.

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Big Apple Bagels

$100,000

Big Apple Bagels® is on the forefront of the fast casual dining boom. We stand apart from the crowd with growth and consumer appeal because of our commitment to excellence in all aspects of our business.

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