The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe Franchise

Ice cream retailer

First sold exclusively in New York City gourmet shops, Haagen-Dazs ice cream started distribution in 1961. As word grew, the first franchises opened in the mid-1970s. Haagen-Dazs ice cream is distributed in more than 50 countries with shops in more than 600 locations.

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How much does it cost to open a The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe Franchise?

The estimated investment required to open a The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe Franchise is between $164,518-$542,768. There is an initial franchise fee of $30,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe name.

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When did the first The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe open? 1961
When did The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe start Franchising? 1977

Year U.S.A. Canada International Corporate
2002 243 0 456 73
Year U.S.A.
2002 243
Year Canada
2002 0
Year International
2002 456
Year Corporate
2002 73

United States: Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Wyoming,

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Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 8

Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (75% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

  • General business experience

  • Your income potential as a The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe Franchise entrepreneur depends vastly on many factors. As an entrepreneur, the goals to achieve are related to expanding sales while lowering your operation costs and increasing the quality of your products and or services. Each month your operating costs can include royalty fees, mortgage / rent, supplies for products, staffing, utilities, bookwork, stationary and other items. From one month to the next, you may find your costs fluctuate, but your up-front costs are, for the most part, fixed and they will cover most of the initial setup of equipment, signage and renovations.

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    Eden Prairie, MN


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