|Net Worth Required:||$50,000|
|Financing:||Via 3rd party|
|Incorporated Name:||Kona Ice, Inc.|
|Year Founded:||2007||Home Office:||Florence, KY|
|Entrepreneur Magazine New Franchise: #1 (2013) Franchise Business Review Top 40 Food Franchises: #2 (2013) Franchise Update & Franchise Business Review Highest Franchisee Satisfaction: #4 (2013) Top Home-Based: #21 (2013) Franchise 500: #91 (2014), #112 (2013); Franchise Gator Top 100 (2017, 2018); Franchise Gator Fastest Growing (2017, 2018)|
Ranked the #1 New Franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine and Highest in Franchisee Satisfaction by Franchise Business Review and Franchise Update, Kona Ice® is the most innovative new brand in the franchise industry. With growth of over 800 franchise units in 46 states in 9 years, it is PROVEN, PROFITABLE and downright FUN!
EXTREMELY LOW OVERHEAD
After having built over 800 trucks, Kona Ice has perfected the KEV. This state-of-the-art truck is literally a mobile billboard for your business – it sells itself!
"With Kona, I have put more smiles on kids' faces and received more genuine thank yous in 8 months than I ever did in my 25 years in the consumer electronic business." – Cheri Wells, 1 Year Franchisee
Kona doesn't just sell gourmet shaved ice. It brings an unforgettable experience that appeals to the kid in all of us!
We're not just a shaved ice truck – we have units of every size for any venue.
The Kona brand has become synonymous with fundraising in local communities all across the country. Booking Kona is the fastest, easiest way to raise big bucks for schools, sports teams and non-profit organizations. Good news spreads quickly and before you know it, everyone will want you at their event. Not to mention, it's great to be involved in your community and give back.
Kona Ice is thriving all across the map, from New Hampshire to California. It's a proven winner with the masses – including our franchisees! How do we know?
Kona's favorite feature for all customers is the ability to load up on tropical flavors to their heart's content. In a day and age where self-serve dessert is all the rage, Kona has taken that step for the mobile shaved ice industry with our patented FLAVORWAVE. It's great for the customers and it's great for you! It increases serving speed and everyone loves it. Does it get any better than this?
LOW COST INVESTMENT
We have pre-arranged financing with a sister company in place specifically for Kona Ice, giving you the opportunity to expand at your own pace.
Included in your franchise deposit is Kona Kollege, an in-depth, hands-on training experience at corporate headquarters. Your business is set up and territory is established as well as:
Kona Ice offers an entire line of healthy, nutritious, Smart Snack-approved products. Proprietary products include:
Kona Ice has a full-time marketing team of graphic designers, marketers, copywriters and videographers. You focus on building your contact database as corporate provides:
"I think the vision Tony has for Kona is very exciting. So it allows us on a local level to really promote a brand that we believe in." – Linnea Black, 2 Year Franchisee
Kona Ice is the fastest growing mobile franchise in the country. Meeting or exceeding all expectations, franchisee satisfaction is through the roof! Don't miss this opportunity!
Territories are still available in all major markets.
Note: At this time, Kona is only accepting inquiries from within the USA & Canada.
Kona-Ice is currently accepting inquiries from the following states: Wyoming, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Washington, Vermont, Virginia, Utah, Texas, Tennessee, South Dakota, South Carolina, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Oregon, Oklahoma, Ohio, New York, Nevada, New Mexico, New Jersey, New Hampshire, Nebraska, North Dakota, North Carolina, Montana, Mississippi, Missouri, Minnesota, Michigan, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Louisiana, Kentucky, Kansas, Indiana, Illinois, Idaho, Iowa, Hawaii, Georgia, Florida, Delaware, Washington, D.C., Connecticut, Colorado, California, Arizona, Arkansas, Alabama, Alaska.
Kona-Ice is also currently accepting inquiries from Canada.
Interested parties should have at least $30,000 in liquid capital to invest.Request Information