Open a Do-Nut Franchise
in Louisiana

When you open a do-nut franchise in Louisiana with Shipley Do-Nuts, you’ll be joining a legacy brand that provides you with comprehensive training and support.

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Ready to Make Life Delicious in Your Community?

Open a Shipley Do-Nut Franchise in Louisiana and Make Life Delicious in Your Community!

For more than eight decades, family-owned Shipley Do-Nuts has been delighting customers of all ages, and today we’re a fast-growing franchise opportunity that’s well-suited for seasoned investors looking to diversify. Now with more than 330 stores serving up our gourmet baked goods, we want to make life delicious in New Orleans and Shreveport and have identified several communities in the friendly state of Louisiana as perfect for our brand. Are you ready to become part of the Shipley franchisee family and open your very own quick service restaurant (QSR) franchise in Louisiana!

The Big Easy!

From the commercial and industrial center of Shreveport to New Orleans’ French Quarter, Louisiana has a lot to offer. Over four and a half million people live here, with a diverse and family-oriented population, and slow but steady growth each year.  This, combined with favorable real estate rents and locations make our state ideal for small business ownership in the quick service restaurant industry. The Shipley team has identified 18 Louisiana cities for Shipley Do-Nuts franchise expansion.


Why Partner with Shipley to Open Your Do-Nut Shop Franchise in Shreveport and New Orleans?

The QSR industry is meeting the demands of more and more consumers every day, and their hunger for high quality baked items, like our do-nuts, pastries, and kolaches, is not going away anytime soon — making a Shipley bakery franchise in Louisiana something to seriously consider. We’re a standout because:

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We’re Yummy

We offer over 60 varieties of do-nuts, pastries, and kolaches, all produced from the same easy-to-use mix, allowing for high volume, high quality, and lots of mouth-watering deliciousness!

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We’re Consistent

Our stores feature gold-standard baking equipment used by some of the biggest names in our industry, guaranteeing your products will be consistently delicious.

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We’re Flexible

Our non-traditional location models mean more options for where to set up your store, paving the way for multi-unit ownership. And a protected mile radius territory means less competition!

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Our Core Values Define Who We Are

At the heart of every Shipley Do-Nut bakery are core values like integrity, passion, and service that have made us a beloved brand for over four generations. Our people, our processes, and our products define our brand, and we strive to provide an experience found nowhere else on earth!

If you have:


A desire to engage with your community


A willingness to follow our systems and procedures

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A commitment to being a hands-on franchise owner

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A love of customer service


Excellent people skills


A strong work ethic

…then you could be a great fit for a do-nut shop business in Louisiana with Shipley!

No Experience? No Problem!
We’ll Get You Up to Speed!

If you’re looking for a do-nut franchise for sale in Louisiana, but don’t have a lot of industry experience, that’s ok! A Shipley Do-Nuts franchise opportunity comes with comprehensive training and ongoing support, meaning you’ll have our expert guidance every step of the way, for the life of your business.

With us by your side, you can count on:


Assistance in identifying the perfect location for your franchise


Help with building out your bright new store


Preopening training that goes over day-to-day operations


Expert marketing to help you get the word out


Access to vendor relationships that’ll keep you ready for business


And so much more!

Now is the time to think about a do-nut shop franchise in Louisiana with Shipley!

To find out more about our opportunity, get in touch today!


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We currently have the following markets available:
  • Bossier City
  • Broussard
  • Chalmette
  • Hammond
  • Houma
  • Kenner
  • Lafayette
  • Lake Charles
  • Laplace
  • Metairie
  • Monroe
  • New Iberia
  • New Orleans
  • Prairieville
  • Ruston
  • Shenandoah
  • Shreveport
  • Slidell
  • Terrytown
  • Zachary

Don’t worry if your market isn’t listed! Contact us to get a full list of available territories.