Kahala Brands on Tuesday said it has acquired Maui Wowi, giving the Scottsdale, Ariz.-based franchisor its 17th brand and its fourth smoothie brand. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Denver-based Maui Wowi serves coffee and smoothies from 400 mobile carts and 29 standalone units and has 200 franchisees. Kahala operates smoothie chains NrGize Lifestyle Café, Surf City Squeeze and Planet Smoothie.
“Maui Wowi is a perfect addition to our family of smoothie brands