Fuzziwig's Candy Factory Franchise

Self-serve bulk candy

The first Fuzziwigs Candy Factory store opened in 1995. The
earliest stores were in Malls and Outlet Centers and focused on bulk
candy, packaged candy and small toys.  Later, stores started to sprout
up in downtown "Main Street” type locations and began to incorporate
Store Made products and Ice Cream.  Today you will find Fuzziwig’s in
Malls, on Main Streets and now in select Scheels All Sports locations.

Thanks to an exploding candy market, Fuzziwig's Candy Factory and Sweets From Heaven are growing in leaps and bounds and we're looking for motivated, enthusiastic people to join our family of independent candy franchises.

*Wide open market with prime locations

*Single and multi unit opportunities

*Two exciting concepts tailored to your local market

*Recession-resistant industry with over $23 billion annual sales
and consistently strong growth

*Proven track record in franchise development

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How much does it cost to open a Fuzziwig's Candy Factory Franchise?

The investment required to open a Fuzziwig's Candy Factory Franchise is between $184,000-$363,350. There is an initial franchise fee of $30,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Fuzziwig's Candy Factory name.

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Company Overview
The first Fuzziwig’s Candy Factory opened in 1995. Led by a top-notch executive management team of retail candy industry veterans, the company (Fuzziwig’s Candy Factory, Inc.) grew to 71 stores by the middle of 2004. Along the way, store performance beat expectations with improvements attr...

Candy Shop Builds Sweet Second Career
Jamie Fuerst has a sweet job. As owner of Fuzziwig's Candy Factory in Fox River Mall, she spends her days helping shopper after shopper satisfy a sweet tooth. "We have over 1,000 different candies," Fuerst said, including more than 500 items in inviting self-scoop bulk bins. The store, which ...

Fuzziwig's Candy Factory, Inc. Announces Acquisition Of Sweets From Heaven
Retail candy and specialty toy franchiser, Fuzziwig's Candy Factory, Inc. today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Sweets From Heaven USA, L.P., a Pittsburgh, PA chain of retail candy stores. The effective date of the agreement was November 1, 2003 at which time...

Fuzziwig's Candy Factory News & Press Releases

When did the first Fuzziwig's Candy Factory open? 1996
When did Fuzziwig's Candy Factory start Franchising? 2002
Expense In-House Third Party
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Prior to your store opening, you'll have the opportunity to train at an actual Fuzziwig's Candy Factory store where you'll learn first-hand what it takes to run the business. You'll also benefit from classroom-style training led by our team of experienced business professionals.

The training continues long after your doors open. Your Fuzziwig's Candy Factory Field Consultant will be in regular contact with you and you'll be able to network with corporate staff as well as other franchisees. Additional support is also provided through our Franchisee Center, periodic field training, seminars, and regional and national meetings.

Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Internet, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives

70% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 4

Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (70% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

  • General business experience
  • Marketing skills

  • To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Fuzziwig's Candy Factory Franchise, may vary on factors like location, size etc., On the other side as a business owner your goals to maintain the quality of service while streaming sales high and expenses low. As any other franchise may include rent/mortgage, staffing/family, inventory supplies, utilities, administrative costs vise vera. Location to location and seasons the months costs may vary. Most franchises start up costs are typically fixed and they will cover most of the initial operating costs like signage, furniture, decoration and renovations.

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    Fuzziwig's Candy Factory

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