If you want to enter into a successful business and if you love donuts, you might want to know how to franchise Mister Donut in the Philippines. Mister donut is one of the largest donut chains in the country with over 1,000 shops nationwide. Most of its donut outlets are located in storefronts, on the streets or in malls. We can also see their donuts being sold in 7-Eleven stores and in KFC restaurants. Mister Donut came from the streets of Boston, USA in 1955 and reached the Philippines in 1995. The Mister Donut brand is now popular in the country and in every TV commercials, with top endorser like Michael V. The organization is composed of committed and hardworking individuals, who promise that every donut is just perfect. They sell thousands of donuts and other baked products each day and continuously bring smiles to millions of Filipinos.
Now, they are looking forward to a rapid expansion with potential franchisees, who are ambitious and dedicated. The following are information about the Mister Donut franchise concept from their official website, which offers proven, sound and profitable investment opportunities to those who want to start a successful business in the Philippines.
How much is the Franchise Fee and how long is the duration?
The Franchise Fee is P220,000 (*Note: Does not include actual set-up cost) for any shop type. It is good for four (4) consecutive years and is non-refundable/non-transferable.
Is the Franchise Term Renewable?
Franchisees in good standing can renew their Mister Donut franchise license for another period of four (4) years and will be given 50% discount on the prevailing Franchise Fee. If the franchisee decides to terminate his/her franchise agreement, he/she cannot refund all his investment except for the security deposit.
What are the advantages of Mister Donut over other franchised businesses?
The following are the Company’s advantages and edges over other franchised businesses.
-It is a well-known international food brand
-It requires low capital investment
-Easy to Operate – No Cooking & No Refrigeration requirements
-Low space requirement (at least 4sqm for cart spaces!)
-Strong TV advertisements! Effective sales promotions!
-Training Support on your store’s operations
-Ocular inspection and evaluation of the proposed site/s
-Continuous product development
What is the total investment for a Mister Donut Franchise?
Capital Investment for a Mister Donut Franchise varies according to the type of shop which best fits the proposed location. Currently, there are three types of shop that the Company is offering to interested investors. These include the following:
1. Take-Out Booth – Used for indoor spaces (ex. malls, office buildings, supermarkets, etc.). Floor area requirement is 4 sqm;
2. Take-Out Shop – Used for in-line or outdoor areas. Floor area requirement ranges from 6 to 9 sqm.
3. Dine-in Shop – For both indoor and outdoor/in-line areas. Floor area requirement ranges from 25 to 90 sqm.
What is the first step in becoming a franchisee?
An applicant should submit a duly signed Letter of Intent addressed to Mr. William P. Viloria (Senior Operations Manager) which should contain the following information:
-Applicant’s interest to be a franchisee of Mister Donut
-Applicant’s address, contact numbers and e-mail (if any)
-Proposed Location Address and vicinity map
-Site Pictures (optional)
You can reach them through their MD Wow Customer Care Hotline: 0917-88MDWOW (0917-886-3969) or by filling up the contact form in their contact page here.