Beard Papa's Franchise Review

Franchise Facts

Beard Papa's franchise systems sell a limited menu including the proprietary Beard Papa’s cream puffs and other proprietary dessert, sweets, and beverage items, as well as nonproprietary beverages.

How much does a Beard Papa's franchise cost?

Beard Papa's has a franchise fee of up to $45,000, with a total initial investment range of $189,400 to $399,600.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $45,000
  • Total Investment: $189,400 to $399,600
  • Working Capital: $10,000 to $30,000
  • Royalty Fee: 5%

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How much does a Beard Papa's franchise make?

Franchise revenue and profits depend on a number of unique variables, including local demand for your product, labor costs, commercial lease rates and several other factors. We can help you figure out how much money you can make by reviewing your specific situation. Please unlock this franchise for more information.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2019 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 19 franchised Beard Papa's locations in the USA.

Are there any Beard Papa's franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2019 FDD data, Beard Papa's has franchise locations in 7 states. The largest region is the West with 13 franchise locations.

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MA
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WA


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Last Reviewed: 2019

Beard Papa's is graded based on our most recent research.

Beard Papa's Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$189,400 - $399,600
Franchise Fee
$45,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2012
23
2018
21
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
5.0%
Ad Fees
1.0%
# of Franchised Outlets
21

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 46 hours. This includes 46 hours of on-the-job training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 46
Classroom 0
Total 46

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Beard Papa's does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

No. But in some instances, franchises may not need to offer support.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 2004. The average Specialty Food Store franchise began franchising in 2009.

Do they offer financing support?

No, but you can click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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