Corporate Caterers

Description

Business catering: 80% lunch and 20% breakfast; for sales presentations, board meetings, training sessions, corporate special events, grand openings. We bring ‘social catering’ to the office and business world – serving the likes of Glazed Rosemary Chicken with Portabella Mushrooms and Pasta Italiano.

B2B business model: low employees (3-5), low rent (light industrial), M-F workweek, owner is home in the evenings and weekends, and a very low investment for a food franchise ($125,000 all in).

Background

Year Established: 1997
Year First Franchised: 2007
Franchised Units: 10-50
Actual number of units: 13
Company Owned Units: 4
Projected New Units (12 months): 15

States referrals are accepted in:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Avail. in Canada: Masters/Area Developer: No


Notes:

States/Countries Registered In: All but HI, CA, ND, SD, MD

Availability in Canada: Masters / Area Developer will consider, inquire with corporate

 

Financial / Terms

Cash Investment: $40,000
Minimum Investment: $125,000
Minimum Net Worth: $200,000
Franchise Fee: $30,000


Discounts:

  • Vet Fran

Royalty: 4%
Ad: 1%
Average # of Employees: 3-5
Passive Ownership Allowed: Yes
Earnings Claims: Yes


Notes:

Total Investment: $125,000 includes $50K working capital for a 'Single' franchise
Franchise Fee: $30,000 ($25,000 – for 2nd territory)
Discounts: VetFran, Yes, 10% off of the franchise fee for Veterans
Passive Ownership Allowed: Prefer owner/operator, passive if owner has great flexibility inquire with corporate
Earnings Claims: Yes, a Strong 'Item 19'

 

Franchise Sales

Single Unit: Yes
Multiple Units: Yes
Area/Master Developer: No
Resales: Yes

 

International Expansion

International Expansion Opportunities: Yes
Developing outside of the U.S.: Inquire with Corporate, depends on the country
Single Unit Availability Outside U.S.: No
Multiple Unit Availability Outside U.S.: No
Area Development or Master Avail.: Yes
Cash Investment: Inquire with Corporate
Total Investment: Inquire with Corporate


Notes:

International Opportunities: Yes, will consider - inquire with corporate
Area Development or Master Availability: Inquire with corporate - will consider depending on the country

 

Support & Training Provided

Financial Assistance Provided:Yes
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Co-operative Advertising: Yes


Notes:

Financial Assistance Provided: No, the usual 3rd party sources - on the SBA Registry

Site Selection Assistance: Yes, usually a light industrial location.

Training:

Very comprehensive, total of 6 weeks: 

  • 2 weeks in Miami (admin, procedures, office, software, tech)
  • 2 weeks in Boca Raton (operations, kitchen, marketing, staffing)
  • 2 weeks in franchisee market on-site pre- and post opening.

 

Get Started!

Freddy O'Pry

Franchise Development

281-342-7474