a support team you can rely on
We're in the thick of it with you day after day
This business is still run by the same team that built it from the ground up. There are very few franchise opportunities available where you have the opportunity to work directly with the founders of the company, the people who know it best, and the people are are invested most in its continued success. But you get that here.
We currently operate 3 company owned stores, with more planned for later this year. These stores give our franchisees a unique advantage because every new technology, every menu change, and every system we implement goes into our own stores first. We take the burden of trial and error off your hands so you can run your business with ease.
We are an emerging brand, and that means that most people have not experienced a product like ours. When your shop opens in your city, you will be offering a completely unique experience to them.
what you get
Our business model is designed to support and empower you with the insight and resources needed to open and operate your own Press Waffle Co. food franchise with confidence. You won’t be on your own!
Pre-Opening Assistance: Site selection and build-out guidance, to ensure you capture the Press Waffle Co. style and vibe in your own store.
Comprehensive Training: Before and after opening, at our headquarters and at your site, to ensure you’re confident as you open for business and beyond.
Inventory & Technology: Planning assistance and access to designated vendors, plus access to approved POS, accounting, and other business management programs, so you have what you need at your fingertips to keep you waffle-making business well-stocked, well-managed, and ready to serve eager customers
Exclusive Recipes: Recipes and templates for all our unique waffle menu items, to ensure a consistently delicious experience for each and every customer.
Operations Support: A detailed, confidential manual complete with daily procedures, business management tasks, reporting, resources and more to help you run your business effectively, plus ongoing remote and onsite support and refresher training, when you need it.
Marketing: We are always working to grow the presence of our brand on a national scale. Through social media, our corporate website, and various PR channels, your store will both directly and indirectly supported by our brand at large. You will also receive continual support for outreach in your local community, guidance on promotions, and access to all of our marketing materials.
how it happens
Submit an initial application here. You must fill out this form before a member of our team can speak with you.
Review and discuss the Franchise Disclosure Document. Background checks and financial verifications completed.
Sign Franchise Agreement! You are officially part of the Press Waffle Co. family. Now the real work begins...
Our team will arrive onsite at your store to assist you with training, final completion, and your GRAND OPENING!
Our team will contact you and begin the multi-step interview and qualification process. Typically completed in 2-3 weeks.
If applicable, you will be invited to a "Discovery Day" at our store in Fort Worth, TX to meet our team and see how our shops operate.
Franchise training in Fort Worth, TX then back home for site selection, design, and buildout of your store!