Looking to Diversify? Shipley Do-Nuts Franchise Opportunities Are Some of the Best Ways to Do So!

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If you’re a seasoned investor with a well-developed portfolio who is looking to diversify, a Shipley Do-Nuts franchise opportunity is one to seriously consider. We’re an established brand with over eight decades of experience in the quick-service restaurant (QSR) industry, and when you partner with us to grow your holdings, you’ll benefit from our expertise and unmatched brand recognition. Here, we’ll look at a few reasons why making an investment in a Shipley Do-Nuts franchise is a great way to grow!

Why Partner with Shipley?

Having been in the QSR industry for as long as we have, we know a thing or two about it. We also know there are any number of do-nut franchise opportunities out there, so it’s wise to do some comparison shopping. When you do, you’ll quickly realize what sets us apart from the rest. Shipley Do-Nuts has been a beloved, family-owned brand for over 80 years, and in that time, we’ve built our legacy around community, integrity, quality, and honest-to-goodness deliciousness! Furthermore, when you join our brand family, you can count on:

  • Ease of operations: Our stores feature top-of-the-line, industry-gold-standard equipment that makes preparing our warm and delicious menu items a breeze. Best of all, their small footprints make staffing easy and economical.
  • Flexible store models: Our range of store models means it’s easier for you to diversify and become part of our brand family. Depending on your needs, your goals, or your budget, we’ve got a store plan for you.
  • Room for Growth: Shipley has built a highly respected brand name beloved by generations. By focusing on quality, variety, and the customer experience, we’ve established ourselves as a favorite — with plenty of room for growth!

Invest in Yourself and Your Community

When it comes to making an investment in the QSR industry, ours represents a true value, one that gets you comprehensive training and support, a trusted business model, and brand recognition that sets you up for success from the moment you open your bakery doors. In short, you get a lot for your money. Below are some figures to consider as part of your investment in a Shipley Do-Nut franchise:

  • Initial franchise fee: $40,000
  • Store equipment: $75,000-$150,000
  • Opening inventory: $7,500 – $15,00
  • Leasehold improvements: $150,000 – $250,000
  • Working capital for 3 months: $50,000 – $150,000
  • Initial advertising: $5,000 – $7,000

In total, you can expect to pay between $455,000 and $811,500 as an initial investment to get your franchise up and running. For a deeper dive into the numbers, feel free to request a copy of our franchise disclosure document.

Our Industry is Hot!

More people than ever are eating at QSRs and bakeries like ours, and we’re very proud of how and why we stand out in a competitive field. With over 60 varieties of donuts, pastries, and kolaches for your customers to choose from, we represent a terrific do-nut franchise opportunity, with multi-unit development potential and exclusive territories, making now a great time to invest. So, what are you waiting for? Start making life delicious in your community today!

If you’d like to find out more about do-nut franchise opportunities with Shipley, we’d love to hear from you, so reach out 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.