Maui Wowi Hawaiian, an international coffee and smoothie franchise company that has been operating for 31 years, recently hired Sarah Anderson for the marketing manager position as the Colorado-based company sets its sights on further retail expansion. Anderson will provide unparalleled guidance to new and existing franchisees, while working to increase ROI and drive sales through various marketing initiatives and oversight of retail store operations.
A Maui Wowi Hawaiian franchisee in Wimberly, Texas, has recently put sustainability at the forefront of her daily operations. Through her composting program, nothing goes to waste, and the local community benefits with beautiful gardens to enjoy all year long.
"Whether it's at an event or our store location, we always save the used coffee grounds and banana peels so that people who would like to use them as compost can easily come by and pick them up," says franchisee DuAnne Redus.
An Illinois franchisee of Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies recently donated more than $1200 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation as part of the Ultimate Gymnastics Tournament that was held November 30–December 2, 2012 at Harper College.
The 13th-annual Ultimate Wish Classic has raised more than $400,000 for the charitable foundation.
Maui Wowi Hawaiian, the international franchise company specializing in authentic Hawaiian products and all-natural smoothies, announced its listing on "Entrepreneur" Magazine's Franchise 500, a highly esteemed annual listing and first of its kind in the industry.
Maui Wowi has been a longtime fixture on the list and has previously been ranked as a "Low-Cost Franchise," "Top Global Franchise," and "Military Friendly Franchise."
Maui Wowi Hawaiian, a tropical island-themed franchise concept serving fresh Hawaiian-grown coffee and all-natural smoothies, embodies the Aloha spirit and laidback lifestyle that its newest franchise operator has lived and breathed all her life.
Maui Wowi welcomes Pa 'Akai Ventures, operated by Jenna Roberts, to join the company's growing West Coast presence as a new franchisee in El Cajon, California, near San Diego.
Maui Wowi Hawaiian, an international franchise company specializing in all-natural fresh-fruit smoothies and premium coffee from the Hawaiian Islands, welcomes two self-professed workaholics as its newest franchisees from Massapequa Park, New York.
Massapequa Park is a village located along the south shore of Long Island. Joseph and Nicole Marsh are energized and eager to leave behind their corporate past and begin their future devoting their time to a business they believe in and can finally call their own.
Maui Wowi is honored to share some comforts of home with U.S. soldiers serving in Afghanistan this holiday season. The international franchise company has teamed up with roasting partner Coda Coffee Company to donate bags of Hawaiian coffee to the Sister Souls Inc. organization. They will be used in care packages being sent overseas for members of the military.
Maui Wowi Hawaiian recently initiated an increased effort to draw more female candidates through sharing the success stories of its current female franchisees. Maui Wowi franchise operator Cheryl Kohan is a business owner who knows from experience the type of qualities that lead to success.
“I’m a real people person. I’m creative and I have a good imagination,” Kohan says. “Women are way more empowered now than they used to be. I think it’s that urge to have a business, do their own thing and make a mark on the world; it gives you freedom.”
Maui Wowi Hawaiian has become a sponsor of the Denver Cutthroats, a franchise of the Central Hockey League (CHL) and affiliate of the NHL’s Colorado Avalanche. Maui Wowi Franchise Owner Erik Boller has signed a contract with the hockey team to be a sponsor for its inaugural 2012-2013 season, being played at the Denver Coliseum.
Maui Wowi Hawaiian continues to honor veterans during the months of November and December with extra thanks by increasing the Military Giveback Program to a 20 percent double discount off the franchise fee for those who have served in the armed forces.
“Veteran’s Day is just around the corner, and to show our appreciation of the U.S. military, we wanted to make the dream of business ownership more attainable by doubling our veteran’s discount,” says Justin Livingston, director of global franchise development.