Friendly's Restaurants

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Description of franchise system

FRIENDLY’S is a franchise company that is but built around families and founded upon ice cream. First opening their doors in 1935 in Springfield, Mass, Friendly's is a family-friendly place where people gather together, joke together, eat together and have memorable conversations. Friendly’s is a community place where families can meet up over the famous ice cream for good fellowship, where sons learn why lefty pitchers more difficult to hit and where friends can come together to relax and enjoy each other.

Friendly's is dedicated to quality in all that they do. From their signature SuperMelt Sandwiches to their custom made Big Beef Burgers, every meal is freshly made offering delicious new dishes and classic comfort foods that can only be found at Friendly's. And to top it all off, Friendly's ends every delicious meal with incredible homemade ice cream in unlimited shapes, sizes and flavors.

Franchise concept

When you choose to franchise with Friendly’s, you will be with a company that gives you the best in all areas of training and support. You will benefit from an in depth Franchisee Orientation and a training program for your management team. Not only this, but a Friendly's restaurant launching team will come to you location to assist you with the opening and the initial operation of you franchise location.

Some of the training and support benefits you will receive include quality assurance visits, a special Area Franchise Advisor, advertising and marketing services and much more. You will find a more detailed account of the training and opening services provided in the Friendly's Franchise Disclosure Document .

Friendly's has a catalog of specific products that all Friendly's locations must use. Franchisees have two options: (1) you can order all your supplies via the Friendly's Distribution System , or (2) you may buy everything from an accepted supplier, given that the supplies are either the  "approved products" or "specified products." Friendly's does not allow unauthorized substitutions for approved or specified products, and certain proprietary items have to be bought from Friendly's.

Franchise partner profile

Now Friendly's wants to share their dramatic growth with you! If you are a multi-day or full-service manager or part owner with multi-unit familiarity and want to acquire you own Friendly's franchise territory for multi-unit expansion, then Friendly's wants to hear from you! There has never been a more perfect time to broaden your business portfolio than now. The Friendly's franchise concept is flexible giving you numerous opportunities for growth as well as allowing conversion of standing restaurants, their freestanding prototype and end caps in strip malls.

If you are an aspiring business owner that wants to open your own business with a successful franchise system behind you, fill out the information below and see if Friendly’s is the right franchise opportunity for you!

Friendly's Restaurants

full service restaurants

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