The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe Co. Inc.

The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe Co. Inc.

Ice cream
Units as of 2020
217 (3 years)
5.9%
2020 Franchise 500 Rank
#397 Not ranked last year
103
Initial investment
$165K - $543K

Company Overview

First sold exclusively in New York City gourmet shops, Häagen-Dazs ice cream started distribution in 1961. As word grew, the first franchises opened in the mid-1970s.

Häagen-Dazs ice cream is distributed in more than 50 countries with shops in more than 600 locations.

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About The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe Co. Inc.

Industry
Food
Related Categories
Ice Cream, Food, Ices, Frozen Yogurt,
Founded
1961
Parent Company
Nestle
Leadership
Adam Hanson, President
Ticker Symbol
NSRGY

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1977 (44 years)
# of employees at HQ
11
Where seeking
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.
# of Units
217

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
500 Washington Ave. S., #2040
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe Co. Inc. franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$30,000 - $30,000
Initial Investment
$164,518 - $542,768
Net Worth Requirement
$200,000
Cash Requirement
$80,000
Royalty Fee
4%
Ad Royalty Fee
$5.5K/yr.
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

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Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

On-The-Job Training
16 hours
Classroom Training
60 hours
Additional Training
Regional training sessions
Ongoing Support
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Field Operations
Site Selection
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
Yes
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
8
Are exclusive territories available?
No

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Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Ranked #397

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Updated: October 23rd, 2020
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