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Ziebart: Automotive Appearance & Protection - Franchise


Quick Franchise Summary

Ziebart International Franchise is the world's leading name in automotive services that renew, protect, and preserve cars and trucks. We are looking for passionate automotive enthusiasts who have a strong desire to start their own business. Find out more about this great franchise now!


Ziebart: Automotive Appearance & Protection
Franchise Cost, Fees & Facts for 2021

Minimum Cash Required$150,000
Total Investment$297,800 – $469,100
Franchise Fee$36,000
Financing Assistance3rd Party
Year Founded1959
# of Existing Units400
Training & SupportYes
Home Office LocationTroy, MI
Military/Veteran PromotionYes
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We are currently accepting inquiries in ALL States

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Accepting In These Countries:
  • United States

Overview

Ziebart: Automotive Appearance & Protection - Franchise Information

A Proven Business Model for Over 60 Years
Ziebart International Corporation is headquartered in Troy, Michigan, representing a global franchise network of vehicle appearance and protection services for over 60 years. The company was founded on rust protection in 1959 and currently operates 400 locations in 34 countries with 1200 service centers worldwide. Ziebart is the world's leading name in automotive services that protect, preserve and enhance the appearance of cars and trucks.

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.

Ziebart is Ranked

  • #21 in Entrepreneur’s Top Franchise for Veterans
  • #80 in Entrepreneur’s Top Global Franchises
  • #95 in Franchise Direct’s Top Global Franchises
  • #115 in Entrepreneur’s Top Brands
  • #149 in Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500
  • #1 in Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 Automotive Appearance Services Category
  • #267 in Franchise Times Top 200+
  • Top 200 Best Franchises of 2021- Franchise Business Review

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
  • Ziebart WAIVES the franchise fee for U.S. Military Veterans

Getting Started
If you are interested in learning how you can join the Ziebart team, get in touch with us today and one of our knowledgeable franchise consultants will contact you.

Military & Veteran Promotions
Military Friendly Program for Veterans: As a 5 Star VetFran® participant, Ziebart Corporation will waive the $36,000 franchise fee for qualified applicants.

Military & Veteran Promotions

Military Friendly Program for Veterans: As a VetFran® participant, Ziebart International Corporation will waive the $30,000 franchise fee for qualified applicants.

Press Releases & Awards

1/14/2021 12:00:00 AM - Q and A with Thomas E Wolfe President and CEO of Ziebart
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12/18/2020 12:00:00 AM - Local Air Force Veteran Applies Skills to Business
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5/7/2020 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart Awards 25 Year Service Award to Elkhart, IN Franchisee
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5/7/2020 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart of Morgantown, West Virginia Celebrates with a Successful Weekend-Long Grand Opening
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5/7/2020 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart Awards 25 Year Service Award to Elkhart, IN Franchisee
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5/2/2018 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart Welcomes Two New Franchisees in Pennsylvania and Texas
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12/20/2017 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart® Certified As A World-Class Franchise® By The Franchise Research Institute® 
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12/8/2017 12:00:00 AM - Record Growth Year Continues with Two More Ziebart Locations in the Midwest
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12/8/2017 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart Opens In Poznan, Poland
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11/3/2017 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart Congratulates Brian Jackman on Promotion to Corporate Controller
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9/29/2017 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart Raises over $12,000 at Golfing Fore a Cure Outing Benefiting Journey4ACure
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9/19/2017 12:00:00 AM - Celebrating 46 years with Ziebart, Multi-Unit Owner Opens Fifth Location in New York
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8/10/2017 12:00:00 AM - Owning A Ziebart Store – A Happy Accident
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4/10/2017 12:00:00 AM - ZIEBART CANADIAN MASTER LICENSEE SIGNS NEW 10 YEAR AGREEMENT
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3/30/2017 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart Continues To Experience Growth in the Great Lakes State
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3/21/2017 12:00:00 AM - Amanda House of Ziebart International Corporation Earns Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) Designation
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3/2/2017 12:00:00 AM - ZIEBART INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION NAMES TWO NEW DIRECTORS  
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3/2/2017 12:00:00 AM - ZIEBART INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION NAMES DANIEL C. BAKER, EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
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1/13/2017 12:00:00 AM - ZIEBART RANKED #1 IN THE ENTREPRENEUR FRANCHISE 500® AUTOMOTIVE APPEARANCE SERVICE CATEGORY
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12/20/2016 12:00:00 AM - AN INTERNATIONALLY KNOWN AUTOMOTIVE RETAILER IS MAKING GROWTH LOOK EASY
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11/3/2016 12:00:00 AM - Winter Is Coming, How Will You Protect Your Second Biggest Investment, Your Vehicle?
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11/3/2016 12:00:00 AM - New Technology To Streamline Operations For 57 Year Old Franchise
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10/5/2016 12:00:00 AM - Back-To-School, Back-To-Germs And Back-To-Bacteria In Your Vehicle – 700 Different Kinds To Be Exact
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9/19/2016 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart Opens In Thailand
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9/13/2016 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart International Corporation Increases Efforts During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month To Support National Charity Partner, Journey4ACure
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8/11/2016 12:00:00 AM - ZIEBART – AN OPPORTUNITY TO BUILD A FAMILY LEGACY
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7/11/2016 12:00:00 AM - ZIEBART INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION TARGETS CHICAGO FOR EXPANSION
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5/3/2016 12:00:00 AM - ZIEBART: HOW AN AUTOMOTIVE AFTERMARKET BRAND REMAINS RELEVANT, CONTINUES TO GROW AFTER 54 YEARS IN FRANCHISING
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3/14/2016 12:00:00 AM - Ziebart International Corporation Takes On the Fight against Childhood Cancer, Partners with Journey 4 A Cure
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