New Zealand Natural Premium Ice Cream is a New Zealand franchise network that operates globally. Its products are ice cream, smoothie and juice parlours, frozen yoghurt, etc. Its beginning starts in the year 1984 in New Zealand's South Island as a small creamery producing ice cream with no artificial flavours and colours. Not long after the store opened a South African entrepreneur Rael Polivnick who lived in Australia met the owner of the creamery on a plane and soon after opened a store in Bondi Beach in 1985. Today the company has more than 700 stores in 22 countries across the world.