2018 Costs & Fees

Liquid Capital Required:$100,000
Total Investment:$167,000 - $326,000

Franchisor Details

Total Units:400
Year Founded:1959
Franchising Since:1963
Home Office: Troy, MI
Franchise Gator Top 100 (2016, 2018)

About Us

Ziebart is committed to providing its franchisees with all the tools necessary for long-term success. Through partnership with a globally recognized brand that has been in business for over 58 years, your business will be trusted by the consumer market.

A Proven Business Model For Over 58 Years

Ziebart is the world’s leading name in automotive services that protect, preserve and enhance the appearance of cars and trucks, with 400 locations in 33 countries and over 950 service centers worldwide.

Ziebart offers superior proprietary products and services and a diverse business model. Specializing in professional automotive detailing, window tinting, paint protection films, fabric and rust protection, sprayed-on bed liners, glass repair, scratch repair and accessories.

Why Ziebart?

  • No automotive experience necessary
  • Top 25% of U.S. Stores AUV $1M
  • Business Model Gross Profit over 50%
  • 58 years, proven business model
  • No national competition
  • Average Resale Value 5-7 EBITDA

Ziebart® Certified as a 2017 World-Class Franchise® By The Franchise Research Institute®
Ziebart ranked #1 in Automotive Appearance Services Category in Entrepreneur's Franchise 500
Ziebart ranked #167 in Entrepreneur's Franchise 500.
Ziebart was ranked #145 out of 200 in the Top Global Franchises.
Ziebart is one of 122 VetFran members recognized by GI Jobs and MilitaryFranchising.com on their "Military Friendly" list.
Ziebart was ranked #52 in Franchise Direct's Top 100 Global Franchises.

What Makes Ziebart Stand Out?

Onsite Employee Sales & Technical Training
Store Set-up Assistance
Local Store Sales & Marketing Programs
Onsite Account Acquisition & Development
Financing Available for Qualified Candidates

Military friendly program for veterans: As a 5 Star VetFran® member, Ziebart International Corporation will WAIVE the $30,000 franchise fee for qualified applicants.

Ideal Candidate

Are You A Good Fit?

Ask Yourself These Questions:

  • Do you have the entrepreneurial desire to be in business for yourself but not by yourself?
  • Are your interests aligned with the automotive aftermarket industry?
  • Are you sales oriented and driven to succeed?
  • Would you embrace commitment to follow a proven business model that will guide you to reach your full potential?

Next Steps

If you are interested in learning how you can join the Ziebart team, complete the information request form and one of our knowledgeable franchise consultants will contact you.

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Please Note:

Ziebart 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, Arizona, Arkansas, Alabama, Alaska.

Interested parties should have at least $100,000 in liquid capital to invest.

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