Frequently Asked Questions
Do you offer finance?
Yes. Finance of up to 50% of purchase price is offered to approved purchasers.
Do I need to be technically proficient?
If you have ever used a screwdriver successfully, you probably have enough technical skill to run a vending machine franchise. Male or Female, young or old – we have franchisees from all walks of life.
How many franchises do you have operating?
We have approximately one hundred franchise territories in Australia and fifty in New Zealand. Many franchisees have multiple territories.
Can my kids and other family members help out?
Absolutely. Lot of our arcade machine franchisees take their 7+ year old kids on the run with them and they help them and love it. Great for school holidays.
How much money will I make?
It will take you between 2 and 4 years to repay your investment, depending on your level of drawings, and based on average benchmarking. In this business effort equals reward.
Is there any sales work?
While claw machines are placed on location when you begin, you or someone you engage to assist will have to call on local businesses in the future to place machines due to natural attrition of sites.
How much training will I need?
One to two days training will be sufficient, then you will continue to learn from the online manual. We encourage you to attend workshops when they are held.
How long has Koalakrane been in business?
The founders and directors of Koalakrane have been franchising Kiwikrane since 2001. This is the only crane machine franchise that we are aware of in the world. When you join us, you join a team who knows what they are doing.