Marble Slab Creamery is an innovative ice cream franchise offering hand-made ice cream in each of its stores with fresh ingredients from all around the world and dairy from local farms.
Did you know that Marble Slab Creamery was the first to develop the now famous “frozen slab” technique for ice cream preparation? They set the bar high for the rest of the ice cream industry. And, because of its innovation, Marble Slab Creamery has grown in communities just like yours throughout the United States.
Almost half of Americans eat dessert at least once a week, making an ice cream franchise a smart investment. Marble Slab Creamery has a long history of giving its customers what they want, and they don’t stop there…
Marble Slab Creamery is dedicated to serving its franchisees and customers alike, which is why they’ve adapted the franchise opportunity to fit in a wide variety of locations and venues.
When franchisees join the Marble Slab Creamery family, they receive the support provided by an organization committed to their success. Marble Slab Creamery franchisees will also benefit from the experience of a professional management team. Marble Slab Creamery has developed an effective, systematic process to get franchisees up and running quickly. That includes architecture and design support, operational support, purchasing support, equipment selection support, training and recruitment support, advertising and marketing support, and real estate support.
Marble Slab Creamery provides architectural and design guidance to its franchisees. As part of this assistance, we furnish prototypical design plans. Marble Slab Creamery consults with its franchisees as the Marble Slab Creamery approved, Franchisee contracted, architect modifies their plans to fit the specific needs of each location. Marble Slab Creamery also provides design guidelines, signage specifications, and other materials to assist its franchisees.
Franchisees receive guidance in the layout and design of their restaurant. Marble Slab Creamery outlines the equipment needs for every location (i.e., refrigerators, freezers, fryers, grills, etc.), and provides guidance in the selection of contractors and vendors. Marble Slab Creamery recommends that franchisees seek competitive bids for any capital items they purchase. Marble Slab Creamery does not make a profit by selling equipment or food products to its franchisees, everything is a straight pass-through from vendors.
Franchisees receive guidance in purchasing food supplies and paper products for their restaurants. Strategic Partnerships and platforms are in place to maintain food and brand standards.
Proper training is absolutely essential for maintaining a successful operation while maintaining the consistency and integrity of any Marble Slab Creamery operation.
To that end, Marble Slab Creamery sets rigorous standards for staff development. Marble Slab Creamery provides its franchisees with a detailed and comprehensive curriculum outlining how to operate their Marble Slab Creamery business.
Franchisees will receive thorough instructions in Restaurant Operations, Restaurant Management, Safety and Health, Local Store Marketing, Site Selection.
Every franchisee receives a set of Marble Slab Creamery manuals containing the entire training program. These can be kept on hand for reference to direct your daily operations. They provide quick and convenient information — answering franchisees questions regarding all operating procedures.
Following the development of the new site, Marble Slab Creamery assists franchisees in planning their grand opening.
When franchisees open their doors, the Marble Slab Creamery corporate operations team will be there to make sure the grand opening is a successful one.
No business can be successful without creative advertising and an intelligent marketing plan. Marble Slab Creamery Franchisees contribute to Marketing & Advertising funds.
Marble Slab Creamery provides Marketing Support in various forms: GRAPHIC DESIGN, SOCIAL MEDIA, MENU DEVELOPMENT, MARKETING COLLATERAL, TRADE DRESS, P.O.P. / L.T.O., L.S.M. INITIATIVES, KIOSK ORDERING, DIGITAL ADVERTISING, WEBSITE, CUSTOMER SERVICE, MENU BOARDS, DIGITAL, MENUS, PACKAGING, DELIVERY SERVICE PARTNERS, LISTINGS MANAGEMENT, MERCHANDISE, MORE.
Each Franchisee is assigned a Franchise Consultant. They will consult with the franchisee and make recommendations concerning financial analysis, promotions and restaurant operations. This will ensure the highest standard of operational procedures thus maximizing sales and profitability.
Marble Slab Creamery’s ice cream is homemade – made at local dairies and delivered directly to its stores free of additives and preservatives.
As a customer favorite, it’s consistently voted as one of the top overall consumer’s favorite brands in Nation’s Restaurant News. Marble Slab Creamery is a franchise business that’s all about putting smiles on people’s faces.
Marble Slab Creamery has a sleek new store design and franchise owners have the opportunity for multiple revenue streams with the Creamery, Ice Cream Cakes, Portable Slab, and take-home Beverages.
Restaurant experience is not necessary. However, a friendly, outgoing attitude is. Business experience is always welcome.
Understands the “business of running the business”. Sound business management skills. Mid-level entrepreneurial spirit. Demonstrates leadership skills. Ability to manage and direct human resources under a proven system. Has an understanding of how to develop leadership skills on his/her team. Demonstrates a strong work ethic and a high level of integrity. Customer-focused and responsive to customer needs. Possesses a strong decision-making ability. Effective communication skills. Ability to follow directions. Has a passion and enthusiasm for the business. Interested in working in a fast-paced and highly charged industry. Possesses a drive and desire to succeed.
Must meet all FCCR and capital requirements. Resources to support the business with debt/equity when necessary. Ability to develop additional restaurants (if required).
Excellent personal/professional and financial references. Clear credit and criminal background checks. Leadership standing in the community through participation with civic organizations.
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