Doughnuts are a quick sweet treat that everyone loves. With the specialty food niche growing steadily, there has been a rise in the demand for handcrafted organic sweets that satisfy. When our customers go looking for their comforting cravings, they’ll find a menu of both sweet and savory items within reach at Chesapeake Doughnut Co. Our franchise model offers future entrepreneurs a turn-key operation that values clean ingredients and delivers menu items that are on brand, natural, specially sourced, and environmentally friendly.
Our founders launched the very first Chesapeake Doughnut Co. in June of 2020. In only seven months they had generated enough profit to open a second location and soon after a third. Our management team and staff take pride in offering delicious treats using organic ingredients while providing living wages to all of our valued employees. We have created an evolved menu of doughnuts, sandwiches, and coffee that we serve with only the most attentive customer service. Some of our most popular menu items include: Bacon Egg and Cheese breakfast Sandwich, Maple Bacon, Boston Crème, and Chocolate Frosted Doughnuts, and so many more irresistible options.
We are ready to share our success with new franchisees that are committed to expanding our brand. You’ll be able to serve the best treats of the utmost quality to everyone in your community while putting profit in your pocket with the Chesapeake Doughnut Co. team
The initial franchise fee is $35,000 and the minimum estimated cost is $215,475 including the franchise fee.
We at Chesapeake Doughnut Co. strongly believe in supporting our franchisees throughout their journey in business. It is this belief that motivated us to build our experienced support staff that will assist franchisees with all essential areas of their business.
You’re never alone when you join the Chesapeake Doughnut family!
Our operating model is teachable to anyone who puts in the work to learn it. We are seeking individuals who have a love for food, strong customer service skills, knowledge of running a business, high personal standards and a leadership mentality.
Apply to become a Chesapeake Doughnut Co. franchisee today!
Chesapeake Doughnut Co. will provide training in two phases. Phase one will take place at the Chesapeake Doughnut Company’s franchising headquarters over the required length of time based on the franchise partner's experience and skill level. Phase two will take place over one week, on-site at the franchisee’s location.
Our support staff will assist franchisees in unit maintenance, customer-service techniques product ordering, suggesting pricing guidelines, and administrative procedures.
Our management team will coordinate the development of advertising materials and social/digital strategies and direct support/placement from corporate. In addition, we will supply all of our franchisees with consumer marketing plans and provide guidance in all local advertising materials the franchisee chooses to develop.
We go above and beyond when it comes to supporting our franchisees. We are proud to give more professional support by negotiating quantity discounts on behalf of our franchisees, provide site selection assistance, oversee financial and legal matters. And the best part, you’ll love our annual Owners and Managers retreats and conferences!
Complete the form on our website and we will reach out to provide you with more information.
We will schedule an in-person or remote meeting to review your application and discuss details as we begin our partnership.
Our franchise development representative will schedule a visit to our corporate location. Here, we will review detailed information on our business model, support, and marketing tools available.
Our leadership team will train you and your team to prepare you to establish and operate your own Chesapeake Doughnut Co. franchise.
We are looking forward to getting to know you! Begin your new journey by filling out our contact form below.
We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.
500 Rappahannock Drive, White Stone, Virginia 22578, United States
09:00 am – 05:00 pm
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