Make Life Delicious and Open a Donut Shop Franchise with Shipley

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If you’re thinking you’d like to go into business for yourself and want to do so in a sweet and delicious way, we have the perfect opportunity. When you open a donut shop franchise with Shipley Do-Nuts, you’ll join a beloved family brand that’s been putting smiles on faces for over 80 years and has developed a time-tested business model that will make running your franchise efficient and profitable. We’re a leader in the quick service restaurant (QSR) industry, and here, we’ll look at a few reasons why a partnership with Shipley makes a lot of sense.

We’re a Fast-Growing Brand

Now with more than 340 stores up and running, we’re a fast-growing brand that features high-quality gourmet products made fresh daily. Our clean stores and friendly customer service have won the hearts of millions of customers, and our standing in the QSR industry, coupled with our strong regional brand awareness and solid core values, means when you open a donut shop franchise with Shipley Do-Nuts, you’ll enjoy immediate recognition.

Furthermore, when it comes to preparing the over 60 varieties of do-nuts, pastries, and kolaches were known for, it couldn’t be simpler. All our recipes are made from the same easy-to-use mix and are baked using gold-standard equipment used by some of the biggest names in our industry, guaranteeing consistent deliciousness!

You Can Choose Your Store Model

We want to make it easy for investors of all stripes to open a donut shop franchise with us. So, we’ve developed several location models that, depending on your goals and resources, can make it easier for you to capitalize on our robust industry. These include:

  • Freestanding: Open your franchise in a standalone location
  • Endcaps: Set up in shopping or strip centers
  • Conversions: Convert your existing bakery to a Shipley’s franchise
  • Nontraditional: Set your bakery up in airports or rest stops

These flexible floor plans and small square-footage requirements are coupled with a protected mile radius territory, making it easier to grow.

We Provide You with Comprehensive Support

If you’re concerned you can’t take advantage of our investment opportunity because you don’t have QSR experience, don’t worry — our thorough preopening training will bring you up to speed on the day-to-day aspects of running your bakery. You’ll be able to leverage our time-tested business model that takes a lot of the guesswork out of running your franchise, too.

Having said that, ours is an especially good franchise opportunity for experienced investors looking to diversify their portfolio, or someone with QSR experience. But no matter what your background, you’ll be able to count on our ongoing support, in the way of expert marketing, vendor relationships, and other perks, to keep you on track toward success!

Open a Donut Shop Franchise with Shipley Do-Nuts

With our rich history dating back to 1936, we have built a strong reputation for delivering high-quality, handcrafted donuts and delicious coffee to our loyal customers. By becoming a franchisee, investors gain access to our time-tested business model, comprehensive training programs, and ongoing support to ensure success in the competitive food industry. Our diverse menu appeals to a wide range of tastes, making it easy for franchisees to attract and retain customers. With our proven track record and dedicated customer base, investing in a Shipley Do-Nuts franchise is a smart choice for investors seeking a profitable venture in the food service sector.

Ready to find out more about how to open a donut shop franchise with Shipley Do-Nuts? Get in touch today and let’s get the conversation going!

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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.