Papa Murphy's Franchise

Take-&-bake pizza

Papa Murphy's Take N' Bake Pizza is the pioneer of the take and bake concept. We are the largest take and bake pizza company in the world. We offer only the freshest and highest quality ingredients with our freshly grated cheeses and our dough that is prepared in house daily. Papa Murphy's offer our products at a low price point, and we also offer our customer the opportunity to cook their pizza when they are ready to eat it.

98% of Papa Murphy's stores are franchised. It is the energy and entrepreneurial spirit of our franchisees that makes Papa Murphy's the innovative and customer centered organization that it is. Without the hard work and dedication of our franchisees we would not have been able to experience the growth and success that we have seen over the years.

Currently franchise units in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Florida, Indiana, Kentucky,
Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina,
Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, 24 more states, Canada and the Middle East. Please inquire about other states, also.  
Veteran Incentives  Reduced royalty fee for first three years

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How much does it cost to open a Papa Murphy's Franchise?

The investment required to open a Papa Murphy's Franchise is between $286,919-$524,205. There is an initial franchise fee of $25,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Papa Murphy's name.

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  • Term of Agreement:
    10 years
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When did the first Papa Murphy's open? 1981
When did Papa Murphy's start Franchising? 1982
Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee No No
Startup Costs No Yes
Equipment No Yes
Inventory No Yes
Accounts Receivable No No
Payroll No No


On-The-Job Training: 230 hours
Classroom Training: 40 hours

Purchasing Co-ops
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security/Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform

Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
Regional Advertising
Social media
Email marketing
Loyalty program/app

Number of Employees Required to Run: 10

Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed.

To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Papa Murphy's 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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Papa Murphy's

Papa Murphy's

Papa Murphy's
8000 N.E. Parkway Dr., #350
Vancouver, WA


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