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Q: Is Popbar looking to franchise in both the United States and internationally?

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Yes, we are looking to expand throughout the United States and all over the globe. Fill out a Franchising Application and let us know where you would like to pop next! Our vision is to make Popbar iconic everywhere!

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We are looking for individuals who are interested in devoting their time and effort in opening Popbar franchised shops. We especially seek those who dream big and are passionate about our brand and its treats. Passion goes a long way!

Q: What kind of candidates are you looking for?

Q: What is the cost of opening a Popbar?

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Popbar’s Franchising program offers competitive franchise fee structures and a low investment cost. We will be happy to discuss different scenarios over a phone call.

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Yes, we teamed up with financial institutions to provide a financing program that streamlines the process and makes it quick and effective.

Q: Do you have a financing program available?

Q: Is there a location limit?

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We are seeking both Multi-Unit Candidates to help us grow in selected markets, and Area Development Candidates (3 or more locations) to develop a specific region. 

Q: What are a few of Popbar’s Franchising advantages over the competition?

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Popbar’s Franchising advantages lie in its simple operations, low cost of goods and fast customer transactions which are unique to our concept.

Q: How long does it take for an application to be pre-approved?

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We review applications on a daily basis and get back to you within a week’s time.

Q: What types of shop models/formats are available?

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-Full Size Shops with Seating, below 1000 square feet

-In-line Shops or Kiosks, below 600 square feet

Q: How many Popbars may I open in my country/state/neighborhood?

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We will study your specific area and provide you with the tools to maximize your development.

Q: How do I obtain a copy of your Franchise Disclosure Document?

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Franchise Disclosure Document will be provided once a potential franchisee submits an application.

Q: Do you negotiate leases?

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We will assist the franchisee in lease negotiations.

Q: How much income will the shop generate?

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Unfortunately, due to franchise laws, we cannot provide you with specific information. A Franchise Disclosure Document and franchise store performance information may be provided once a potential franchisee submits an application. The goal is to help the potential franchisee make the decision about franchising with Popbar being the right choice for them.

Q: From where are supplies purchased?

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Supplies are purchased from Popbar approved vendors throughout the USA.

Q: How long will it take to open a shop?

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Once a location is finalized, and a construction permit has been issued, construction usually takes 8 to 12 weeks

Q: Do you provide training?

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Yes, besides ongoing training, we offer two sessions of training: a basic managerial introduction at our New York headquarters, and a comprehensive training session on location before opening.

Q: Do you provide marketing assistance, and continual evaluation and feedback of location?

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Yes, we provide you with a Grand Opening strategy, which will assist with successfully launching new shops; Local Store Marketing, which will ensure that the marketing budgets and ideas are best being used, and Point-Of-Purchase (POP!) materials and graphics for promotional materials.