Atlanta Bread Company Franchise

Bakery cafe serving soups, salads, sandwiches and a variety of breads

Founded in 1993 by Jerry and Basil Couvaras, Atlanta Bread Company bakery/cafes serve sandwiches, soups, salads, gourmet coffees, and fresh-baked breads and pastries for breakfast, lunchtime and dinner dining.

Each of our locations is locally owned and operated with an emphasis on
community involvement and outreach. Every night, our extra bread goes to
those in need and helps keep our communities fed.

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How much does it cost to open a Atlanta Bread Company Franchise?

The estimated investment required to open a Atlanta Bread Company Franchise is between $629,700-$806,300. There is an initial franchise fee of $40,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Atlanta Bread Company name.

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  • Term of Agreement:
    10 years
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Atlanta Bread Company News & Press Releases

When did the first Atlanta Bread Company open? 1993
When did Atlanta Bread Company start Franchising? 1995

Year U.S.A. Canada International Corporate
2005 166 0 0 4
2004 155 0 0 7
2003 147 0 0 11
2002 124 0 0 5
2001 120 0 0 12
Year U.S.A.
2005 166
2004 155
2003 147
2002 124
2001 120
Year Canada
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0
Year International
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0
Year Corporate
2005 4
2004 7
2003 11
2002 5
2001 12
Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee No No
Startup Costs No No
Equipment No No
Inventory No No
Accounts Receivable No No
Payroll No No

Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives

Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, Regional advertising

65% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 15 - 18

Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (70% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

  • General business experience
  • Marketing skills
  • Restaurant experience

  • To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Atlanta Bread Company 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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