P.J.'s Coffee Franchise

Coffee and Breakfast

Founded in New Orleans, PJ's has been brewing it's distinguished brand of signature roasts for over 25 years. Our beans are hand-selected, hand-roasted and brewed to perfection. PJ's also offers breakfast selections and a variety of gourmet pastries and desserts.

The franchise fee is $30,000 for a single unit, $65,000 for three units and $100,000 for five units.
The franchise fee provides you with a license to operate a PJ’s, our assistance to help you open a location, access to our recipes, products, technology, training systems, operational structure, marketing programs, and more.

 We offer a Military Discount of 20% off the total franchise fee for qualified military candidates.

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How much does it cost to open a P.J.'s Coffee Franchise?

The investment required to open a P.J.'s Coffee Franchise is between $173,275-$582,000. There is an initial franchise fee of $25,000-$35,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the P.J.'s Coffee name.

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When did the first P.J.'s Coffee open? 1978
When did P.J.'s Coffee start Franchising? 1989

On-The-Job Training: 113 hours
Classroom Training: 23 hours

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The general operating hours of a PJ's Coffee are from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. The average PJ's Coffee staff consists of 12 - 16 part-time employees total, with a minimum of two or three per shift.

Business Experience:
A minimum of $75,000 in liquid capital (available cash) and at least $300,000 in net worth. In addition, you must be able to dedicate the necessary time to evaluate the franchise system with an executive in order to make a decision within four to eight weeks.

To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at P.J.'s Coffee 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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P.J.'s Coffee

P.J.'s Coffee

P.J.'s Coffee of New Orleans
180 New Camellia Blvd., #100
Covington,, LA


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