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How does Maui Wowi compete with Starbucks & Jamba Juice?
We’re the best of both worlds! All natural, fresh fruit smoothies combined with gourmet Hawaiian coffees with uncompromising quality is an unmatched and unique concept. As a leader in the mobile event and venue world, the island theme and dual beverage concept combined with our versatility of flexible business models appeals to both mainstream and niche markets separating Maui Wowi® from the rest.
Does the coffee really come from Hawaii?

Yes! Our speciality Hawaiian coffee beans are carefully handpicked from selected coffee plantations and family-owned farms in Maui, Kauai, and Molokai. Our coffee roasters talk all things coffee.


Where’s the closest Maui Wowi to me?
We have over 450 operating units across the world! Check out our location finder to see the closest one to you.
How many locations does Maui Wowi have?
We have over 450 operating units across the world! Check out our location finder to see the closest one to you.
Who founded Maui Wowi Hawaiian and when?
Jeff and Jill Summerhays in 1983. Today, Maui Wowi® Hawaiian is the largest Hawaiian coffee and smoothie franchise concept in the world!
Where is Maui Wowi Hawaiian headquartered?
Scottsdale, Arizona
How does Maui Wowi Hawaiian support franchisees?
Our Mainland Support Team will assist you with everything from initial training in Scottsdale, AZ, getting your business set up, teaching you how to make smoothies, coffee and espresso drinks, and coaching you on managing and marketing your business. We give you the tools to grow as big and as fast as you want.
When was the first franchise awarded and how many franchise owners are there today?
The first Maui Wowi® franchise was awarded in 1997. Now there are more than 150 franchisees operating over 450 units.
How much does Maui Wowi charge for a coffee or smoothie?
It’s up to you! While we do offer pricing guidelines, franchisees set their own prices.
How much money can you make?
It’s totally up to you! The flexibility and scalability of our business models offers unlimited opportunities. Once you get started, our Development Team leads you through a fun and structured Education Process that will give you a better understanding of revenue potential.
Are there territories?
There are no territories but Maui Wowi® franchisees can protect events and we approve all retail locations. This provides our franchisees with protection without restriction and the flexibility to take their business to the people!
How much Money does it take to open…




Costs for your first unit ranges from $28,900 – $565,000. These numbers depend on many factors, such as the business model you select, the size of your business and its location.




What are the royalty fees?
We don’t charge any royalty fees!
What are the financial requirements?

Prospects need to have a minimum of $50,000 in available liquid capital and a minimum of $100,000 in total net worth.
Does Maui Wowi offer financing?
Maui Wowi® has some wonderful third-party partners who offer financing options.
Does Maui Wowi have a military discount?
Yes! We offer a 20% military discount off our franchise fee. Check out what our veteran franchisees are saying! www.mauiwowi.com/veterans
Can you send me an FDD?

Yes. We realize how important it is for you to do your due diligence. That’s why providing you the FDD is part of our Education Process.

How do I get started?
The next step is to talk to our Development Team to learn if it’s a good fit. Click Here to provide us with some basic information and our Development Coordinator will reach out soon.

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