vision statements are false and project qualities that sound virtuous or at best, are where that company wishes to be. Rarely does a lofty statement simply reflect who the company actually is, this is one of those groups.
The Pie Shop has the look, taste and experience that customers long to return to again and again. Our products are so good, they sell themselves and our service and relationships match the warm and friendly environment that people simply want. Our formula is honest, true and good. If you are selected to join us you will be backed by a vast cache of knowledge and experience packaged into solid systems and procedures that will ensure you benefit from all this good. A business ready to make the right partner succeed.
YOU APPRECIATE GOOD FOOD
Our excellent food preperation and hygene systems and training will ensure you and your team can deliver consistantly high standard products so you can maintain high sales and financials. Whether you are trained in the kitchen or simply know what is good, with those basics we have everything else you need.
A HARDWORKING DEDICATED ATTITUDE
The business, is a proven formula and requires the continual attention of the franchisee.
ABILITY TO CONNECT AND RELATE
We have a loyal customer base and it is our duty to cater to their needs. Building and maintaining a strong customer service connection is a primary focus.
ORGANISATIONAL & MANAGEMENT SKILLS
These are a necessity – for the daily running of the store and for dealing with staff and organising rosters.
FLAIR & CHARACTER
There are 3 reasons people return again and again to The Pie Shop. One of those reasons is the way they are welcomed and engaged with. ‘Friendly and intelligent staff’. You need to be that reason.
BASIC ACCOUNTING & FINANCIAL KNOWLEDGE
To be able to run your own business, a franchisee will ideally have some understanding of financial planning and control.
The 5 step process
Once you've read through all the information on site here. Introduce yourself to us by filling out our application form and let’s start talking.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO BUILD A SHOP?
Costs depend on a number of elements, the location, the shop model and expected volumes. The average location costs will range between, $280,000 – $500,000+
HOW MUCH MONEY DO I NEED?
You will need 50% of the in-going capital in unencumbered funds, however, finding the right person is more important than funding so we will consider all applicants on a case-by-case basis
WHAT ARE THE FRANCHISE PURCHASE AND TRAINING COSTS?
A franchise territory fee is $30,000. Your training is free.
HOW MUCH IS THE ROYALTY FEE?
Each location pays 7% of net turnover, calculated and paid monthly
HOW MUCH IS MY MARKETING CONTRIBUTION?
Each location pays 5% of net turnover, calculated and paid monthly
CAN i INVEST UNDER MANAGEMENT?
The Pie Shop is a hands on business, you need to be there to run and understand your business. However we are looking for multi franchise partners too, so if you possess the skills or have an investment partner to work with you we can talk about this.
HOW LONG IS THE TRAINING?
Training takes place in our flagship Auckland location and runs for 12 weeks.
HOW MUCH WILL I MAKE?
We’ll talk about this with you during the selection process and hopefully we’ll have you smiling.
HOW LONG DOES THE FRANCHISE AGREEMENT LAST?
Agreements last 10 years with a right of renewal based on performance for a further 10 years
I HAVE ANOTHER QUESTION
If you still have questions please email them to us and we’ll do our best to answer you.
ARE YOU READY TO START THE PROCESS OF APPLYING?
If you’ve read through all the information here, click the apply button below and let’s start talking.
LOCATION & CONTACT
68 Main Road Kumeu Auckland New Zealand
OPENING HOURS: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM DAILY
T: +64 412 2277