Opportunity for Acquisition
Exploring the Sale of Your Franchise Business
Winmark Franchise Partners® serves as a key strategic advisor in merger and acquisition activity. Our team has extensive experience in franchise transactions, including acquisitions, mergers, sales, turnarounds, and divestitures. With 30+ years of experience and several transactions under our belt, our franchise consultants can help you make the right decision when it comes to selling or merging your franchise business.
When we partner with franchisors we aim to help them realize their legacy. Just some of our expert services include:
Winmark® is a corporation with $1.2 billion in system-wide sales driven by our franchising division as well as our leasing division. Winmark Franchise Partners may provide financing to select franchise concepts to help grow their business and take them to the next level through direct investment or by partnering with our finance and lease division.
Funding & Investment Strategies
Winmark Franchise Partners can help guide you through funding and investment, whether it is with us or another company.
Developing Successful Exit Strategies Through Acquisition
During our thirty plus year history, Winmark has been on every side of a transaction, including the sale and divestiture of brands. Winmark Franchise Partners can help guide you through a successful exit in your business, whether it is with us or another company.
For select businesses, Winmark Franchise Partners may even serve as the buyer of your business, adding your brand to the Winmark portfolio. Our franchise advisors look for successful businesses with strong management teams, solid unit-level economics, with key differentiators in the business model, and a long-term, viable business concept.