What support will I receive?
The Support and Training teams are available to advise and provide a support network for our Partners. This ensures we all achieve our goals, our consumer expectations and the Brand Standards. In order to ensure Partners achieve Brand Standards Puccino’s have available a number of services and support tools.
The type of services and tools we offer are:
- Brand Inductions
- Barista workshops
- Business Reviews
- Regular Audits
- Mystery Shopper Program
How long is the Franchise Agreement?
The standard Franchise Term is 5 years. A Franchisee and has the right to apply to renew for a further term subject to being compliant with the terms of the franchise.
If a location has a longer lease period then Puccino’s will consider granting a longer Franchise term from the onset.
How much is the entrance fee?
How much does it cost to open a store?
Costs can vary and are dependent on the location and lease costs, however the usual cost for a Coffee Bar is between £75,000 and £120,000 net and for a Deli Bar between £85,000 and £210,000 net.
Initial stock, marketing and working capital are not included in the aforementioned costs.
How much money will I need?
You will be required to have a minimum of £75,000 available funds.
How much is the royalty payment?
The royalty is 8% of gross sales, payable monthly. The franchise partner will be issued free on loan EPOS system which both parties will have access to; The EPOS system will be used to calculate the royalty fee.
What’s my ROI? (return on investment)
This will depend on a number of factors, such as how you treat your assets in your accounts. Typically, franchise partners look to recover their initial investment over a 3 or 5 year period.
Do you have a Marketing fee?
Whilst there is a marketing fee of 2% of gross sales calculated into the Franchise Contract, we do not currently charge a set fee. Marketing contributions are calculated on a location by location basis and will also cover the cost of the development and print of promotional materials.
Can I sell my franchise?
We hope to partner for many years, but circumstances can change, therefore your contract does allow for a resale of the franchise. Any potential buyer must be approved by Puccino’s.
What do we get?
- Puccino’s Branded shop with design and build support
- La San Marco Brewing Equipment & maintenance contract
- Epos solution
- Employment Law support
- Branded Uniform
- Complete Supplier List (Food & consumables)
- Brand Induction
- Barista Training
- Menus, Product specifications
- On Site Training
- Annual Marketing Plan
- Operational Support
- The right to trade under the Puccino’s Brand.
Interested in learning more, then please complete a franchisee request and we will be in contact.