What qualifications does Pizza Garden look for in a franchise applicant?
Pizza Garden seeks businesses or individuals who have:
A belief in the brand, with an aligned set of cultural values
An entrepreneurial spirit (retail experience is a must)
Proven management track record,
A high level of commitment to customer service
Commitment to be involved in the business and to the Pizza Garden way of doing business
A vision and enthusiasm for the long-term growth of their business
Capital to grow
HOW MUCH WILL I PAY IN ROYALTIES AND ADVERTISING? WHAT FEES WILL I PAY WHEN I BECOME A PIZZA GARDEN FRANCHISEE?
Initial One-Time Franchise Fee = $35,000
Royalty = 5%
Advertising = 3%
The above amounts do not include the initial investment required to construct the restaurant, grand opening expenses or opening inventory.
Can owners of other franchises qualify for a Pizza Garden franchise?
Owners of other franchise operations can qualify for a Pizza Garden franchise, provided that they are not in a competing Pizza Garden food business (for example, restaurants featuring quick service or similar menu items).
What training will I receive?
Franchisee applicants (or an applicant’s key operations director) are required to complete an extensive 8-week training program. The trainee must demonstrate proficiency at various stages in the training program. Pizza Garden provides the training curriculum for the training of Managers and Team Members. The Franchisee pays all costs for training during start-up and the ongoing operation of the business.