I am interested in owning a Muffin Break cafe business, who should I speak to?
Simply complete our franchise opportunities questionnaire to see if you qualify.
Is there a standardised procedure that I am required to follow in the running of my cafe?
Yes, however the procedures are simple. Our systems for diversified matters such as reporting, insurance, accounting practices, purchasing, hiring and training new staff, cost control, advertising, merchandising and other essential functions contribute to the efficient operation of your cafe.
Do I need experience to run a Muffin Break cafe?
Previous experience within the food industry is not a necessity, however basic management capabilities are required for any retail venture. We look for franchisees who possess the qualities outlined in our Franchise brochure.
What results can I expect?
Experience has demonstrated that a properly operated cafe, with well managed staff should turn over a healthy gross profit.
How do I obtain finance?
Muffin Break have a strong relationship with our preferred high street banks, who we can introduce you to.
Should I seek independent advice before entering Muffin Break's franchise system?
It is essential for franchisees to obtain competent legal advice before entering into the franchise documentation. We also recommend that franchisees retain the services of a competent accountant.
Where do I purchase my supplies?
We have established relationships with suppliers who will deliver directly to your store. Prices are negotiated on group buying power.
What happens at the end of the ten year franchise term?
Dependent on the lease terms of the cafe and you meeting certain requirements, we can then discuss the possibility of renewing the lease.
Can I sell my franchise?
Yes. Should you wish to sell your Muffin Break cafe business we will be able to advise on the best way of doing so.
How long does the franchise process typically take from signing the franchise agreement to opening the store?
Typically, this will take up to 3-4 months if we have a suitable site available and all legals are in place.