Ziebart | International Franchise Association

A Proven Business Model for Over 55 Years    

Ziebart International Corporation is headquartered in Troy, Michigan, representing a global franchise network of vehicle appearance and protection services for over 55 years. The company was founded on rust protection in 1959 and currently operates 400 locations in 32 countries with over 800 processing 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 the No. 1 franchise in the automotive appearance services category, was ranked #62 in the Top Global Franchises 2015,  was ranked #171 in Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 and is one of 122 VetFran members recognized by GI Jobs and MilitaryFranchising.com on their "Military Friendly" list.

What Makes Ziebart Stand Out?    

  • Financing Available for Qualified Candidates. 
  • Onsite Account Acquisition & Development: Build relationships and acquire accounts with surrounding car dealerships and businesses that require the automotive services that we provide.   
  • Onsite Employee Sales & Technical Training: We are committed to providing our franchisees with all the tools necessary for long-term success. All new franchisees are provided with an in-depth training program in every facet of owning and operating a Ziebart store; all resources are available to you over the lifetime of your business.  
  • Local Store Sales & Marketing Programs: Increase store traffic, grow sales, and build lasting relationships with customers. Our marketing staff is dedicated to assisting you in achieving your goals.  
  • Lead Generation Programs:Our responsive designed website provides customers the opportunity to request an estimate providing you a customer lead 
  • Exclusive Proprietary Products & Service Offerings in a Growing Industry: Setting us apart from any automotive franchise out there, we’ve developed our own products and the processes by which they are used. Diversifying our offerings based on consumer demand brings a wide selection of proven profit drivers for your business.   
  • Military Friendly Program for Veterans: As a VetFran® participant, Ziebart International Corporation will waive the 30k franchise fee for qualified applicants.   
  • Our Franchise is Operating in 32 Countries: Through partnership with a globally recognized brand that has been in business for over 55 years, your business is trusted by the consumer market.   
  • Store Set-up Assistance: Let our staff of professionals assist you in developing detailed plans for your new store, inside and out.   

Are You A Good Fit? Ask Yourself These Questions.    

Do you have the entrepreneurial desire to be in business for yourself but not by yourself?   

Are your interests aligned with the automotive aftermarket industry?   

Are you sales oriented and driven to succeed?  

Would you embrace commitment to follow a proven business model that will guide you to reach your full potential?   

Getting Started   

If you are interested in learning how you can join the Ziebart team, complete the information request below and one of our knowledgeable franchise consultants will contact you. 
















































Business Established: 1959
Franchising Since: 1963
Franchised Units: 400
Units Outside the U.S.: 300
Company Owned Units: 12
Min Operating Capital: 100000
Min Required Investment: 250000
Min Net Worth: 500000
Franchise Fees Range: 75000-$1,000,000
Royalty %: N/A
Related Categories:
Automotive Products and Services
Expansion Method:
Master Expansion
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