Sprinkles Gelato

Contact details

Membership
Member - Associate
Sector
Fast Food/Restaurant/Catering
Contact:
Franchising
Email:
theteam@sprinklesgelato.co.uk
Website:
Sprinkles Gelato  
Tel:
02380 677477
Location:
Portswood Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 2NJ

About Sprinkles Gelato

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OUTLINE OF COMPANY

Sprinkles Gelato® is a family run, rapidly expanding business that originated in the South of England, and whose entire ethos is the Customer Experience.

We make and sell; hand crafted gelato, waffles, crepes, sundaes, cakes, cupcakes, milkshakes as well as barista coffee and speciality teas in the ambience of our parlours which are contemporary, fun and happy places to be.

Our target customers are people of all ages in particular families and young people.

OUTLINE OF FRANCHISE OPERATION

Network size: 11 – 25 units
Franchise type: Management franchise

TRAINING

We offer a training package from the Franchisee right down to the team members working in your store.

We are able to provide 4 weeks training for Franchisees and Managers if required as well as continued on the job support from the Head Office team.

Summary of training:

o        4 weeks training for franchisees and managers

o        1-2 weeks training for team members

o        Sprinkles Gelato Team on site for a week over opening


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DAILY LIFE

We encourage our Franchisees to let their store manager manage the day to day running of the store. The franchisee therefore will be focussed on the aspects of running the business; managing the finances, working with Head Office to market and promote the store and supporting the store manager if required.

Our store structure allows the franchisees to be hands-off.


INVESTMENT

TYPICAL TOTAL START-UP COSTS [including any borrowing]: £300,000

MINIMUM PERSONAL INVESTMENT [excluding any borrowing]: £100,000

FRANCHISE OVERVIEW

Sprinkles Gelato® opened its first store in September 2012 in Portswood, Southampton and has expanded  since then to having 15 stores – 9 franchises and 6 company owned, currently spanning from Dorset up to the Midlands.

  • Own production kitchen – gelato handmade with British ingredients, to Italian recipes
  • Our own bespoke stock and distribution facility
  • A-Z brand, from our branded waffles to the sugar sachets
  • Turn key operation

Full Head Office team including marketing, admin and orders.

 
 
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