Auntie Anne's

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Description of franchise system

AUNTIE ANNE’S specializes in soft hand-rolled pretzels, pretzel dogs, Dutch Ice drinks, lemonade and other food and beverages all made with delicious recipes.

Auntie Anne’s has a business model that has been tested and proven over time through average net store sales, increasing domestic sales, and continued unit growth. For over two decades, Auntie Anne's has lived up to their motto “pretzel perfect ”!

Auntie Anne’s is simply a great company to franchise with. The collaborative spirit of the company recognizes that every one of their franchisees and employees are an invaluable part of the overall Auntie Anne’s franchise company.

Auntie Anne’s exudes a spirit of respect and rewarding relationships between franchisee and corporate office . This is a benefit that is not often mentioned when selling a franchise, but it makes all the difference; and with Auntie Anne’s, you will have it!

Franchise concept

There are two kinds of franchise options that you can pursue with Auntie Anne’s:

The first option, a Traditional Franchise , gives you opportunity to establish, operate and grow an Auntie Anne’s franchise location in traditional areas.

In the second option, a Unique Franchise you have the right to distribute or work approved merchandise through distinctive distribution outlets in such venues as universities and airports.

With these special agreements, you may be required to have particular agreements like, monthly payments of on-going fees, waiving of initial franchise fees or accelerated payment, or special non-compete stipulations.

Auntie Anne’s will provide you with all the initial training you need to get your business started. You will have the opportunity to send at least three people from your team to the initial training where industry professionals will cover all aspects of the business.

The store manager and franchise owner must successfully finish the training curriculum prior to the before being allowed to open an Auntie Anne’s location. After the more than 100 hrs of both In-Store and classroom training that will prepare you to run your new Auntie Anne’s location, you will have the opportunity to work in an open Auntie Anne's location for a at least a full workweek.

The franchise owner will be offered a franchise contract for a particular location that is usually within a building, mall, concourse or other specified area.

With this incredible system, you can become a full franchise partner with the world's largest hand-rolled soft pretzel franchisor, owning a business that offers customers alluring fresh-from-the-oven pretzels in enclosed shopping areas, malls, transportation sites, and entertainment centers.

Franchise partner profile

Are you attracted by the idea of owning and operating your own an Auntie Anne's business? Auntie Anne's is looking for capable businesspeople to become international licensees or domestic franchisees.

Even if you have no prior experience in franchise operation , Auntie Anne's can help you learn how to successfully run your own business! Auntie Anne’s is a prime, lucrative franchise business that could change your life.

If you are an entrepreneur who is ready to leave the restrictions of working for other corporations and desire to open your own business with a successful franchise system, fill out the information below and see if Auntie Anne’s is the right franchise opportunity for you!



Auntie Anne’s franchise launches national campaign to fight childhood cancer

Auntie Anne’s has announced that August 20 not only marks National Lemonade Day but also the company’s commitment to fighting childhood cancer with it launching an in-store fundraising campaign on ... » Read more


Auntie Anne’s certified a world-class franchise

Auntie Anne’s, one of the world’s largest hand-rolled soft pretzel franchises, has announced that it has received the World-Class Franchise certification from the Franchise Research Institute and F... » Read more


Auntie Anne’s on track to open 120 franchise units in 2011

Auntie Anne’s, the franchisor of one of the world’s largest hand-rolled soft pretzel chains, announced recently that it is expecting to open 120 stores in 2011, of which over 60 will be in the Unit... » Read more


Auntie Anne's® Pretzels enters Japan

The Auntie Anne’s franchise has announced that it has entered the Japanese market with a new store opening operated by master franchisor, AA Japan Co., Ltd. The introduction of Auntie Anne’s produc... » Read more


FOCUS Brands® to acquire Auntie Anne’s®

Roark Capital, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, has announced that one of its portfolio companies, FOCUS Brands, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Auntie Anne’s, the franchiso... » Read more


Auntie Anne's opens first store in Alaska

Auntie Anne's, a hand-rolled soft pretzel franchise chain, has announced that it has expanded its presence to 44 states with the opening of its newest location at Dimond Center in Anchorage, Alaska... » Read more


Auntie Anne's opens its 1000th location

The Auntie Anne's franchise has announced that it celebrated its 1,000th store opening on June 6. This latest store is located at the Fashion Fair Mall in Fresno. According to the information provided... » Read more


Auntie Anne's® celebrates triple international milestone

Auntie Anne's® Pretzels, one of the world's largest hand-rolled soft pretzel franchise chains, announced recently that it has hit a triple milestone with its first store opening in Mexico. The expa... » Read more


Auntie Anne's continuing to support Children's Miracle Network

The Auntie Anne's franchise has announced that it is currently celebrating its 10-year anniversary as a partner with Children's Miracle Network. It is asking all those interested to join them durin... » Read more


Auntie Anne's honors 20 families to celebrate its 20th anniversary

The Auntie Anne's franchise, which is well known for its freshly baked, hand-rolled soft pretzels, has announced that it is awarding 20 families with grants to help support their philanthropic work... » Read more


Auntie Anne's continues its international expansion

Auntie Anne's, a franchise network selling pretzels, has announced that it has launched its system into two new countries, namely Greece and Honduras. Together with these new stores, the company ha... » Read more

Auntie Anne's

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