Multi-unit Franchise Opportunities with Shipley Do-Nuts Are a Great Way to Make Life Even More Delicious!

multi-unit franchise opportunities

Shipley Do-Nuts believes you can’t have enough of a good thing — it’s why we started making our delicious glazed do-nuts and fruity kolaches in the first place! Ours is a brand favorite that has been making folks happy for generations and today, we’re a premier quick-service restaurant (QSR) investment that’s great for seasoned industry professionals and newcomers alike. Multi-unit franchise opportunities with Shipley are an especially good choice because they come with some distinct advantages that can mean faster growth. Here, we’ll look at a few of them.

The Benefits of Multi-Unit Franchise Opportunities

Economies of Scale:

  • Cost Efficiency: Operating multiple units allows for bulk purchasing and shared resources, reducing operational costs.
  • Streamlined Processes: Standardized operations across units lead to increased efficiency and productivity.


  • Reduced Risk: Operating in multiple locations or markets spreads business risk, minimizing the impact of local economic fluctuations or market-specific challenges.
  • Market Adaptability: Diversification provides the opportunity to adapt to varying consumer preferences and demands across different regions.

Increased Revenue Potential:

  • Wider Customer Base: Multiple units mean access to a larger customer base, increasing overall sales potential.
  • Cross-Promotion: Units can cross-promote each other, driving customer loyalty and encouraging repeat business.

You’ll Grow Your Presence

Shipley is already a favorite in hundreds of communities but owning more than one of our do-nut franchises will allow you to bring more to your community and give you the chance to build customer loyalty and trust. With our multi-unit franchise opportunities, you’ll be able to offer more people our delicious menu items and grow your presence in your community, allowing you to build more quickly on your reputation and become a trusted business leader., and that opens all kinds of opportunities for growth and rewards!

You’ll Leverage Your Experience

One of the great benefits of opening a second or third Shipley franchise location is that you can take the experience you’ve already gained by opening the first one and leverage it to help you operate subsequent locations. There’s a learning curve to everything, but that becomes less of an issue with each bakery you open. More than one location also means you’ll share systems, procedures, and resources, allowing you to consolidate and streamline operations for all of them — potentially saving you time and money.

Furthermore, you can count on our ongoing support to help you with the day-to-day operations of each franchise, from tapping into vendor relationships to marketing your restaurants to staying on top of industry trends. No matter how many Shipley Do-nuts you own, our preparation and support pave the way toward your success!

You’ll Boost Your Bottom Line

Of course, one of the more obvious benefits of multiunit ownership is the opportunity to grow your bottom line — and who doesn’t want that? More Shipley locations mean more revenue streams, as each will be catering to the needs of unique neighborhoods and demographics. Furthermore, if one bakery is seeing less traffic, it can be offset by another that’s busier, which can have a stabilizing effect during times of change or growth.

The fact is multi-unit franchise opportunities with Shipley are some of the very best available. You’ll be partnering with a beloved brand name that’s growing its presence every year. With over 85 years of success in the QSR sphere, we have a track record of success, and represent a real value as compared to other QSR investment opportunities. Add to that our streamlined operating system and our training and support, you can see why we’re a premier franchise opportunity.

Ready to find out more about multi-unit franchise opportunities with Shipley? 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.