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Why the LaRuche Franchise?

We are a gourmet grocery retail outlet that provides premium, quality seafood mostly of
European origin and related products to health conscious consumers at competitive prices.

Five reasons why you should consider this opportunity

  1. Exclusivity on Established European brands

    We have the exclusive rights to market in North America, established European brands like, The Queen Of The Coast® Brand…The World’s Finest Seafood Product!, produced by Ramirez & Ca. (Filhos), S.A., of Portugal since 1853. Presently there are over forty different healthy seafood products in The Queen Of The Coast® Brand.

  2. Simple Operation

    Our franchise concept is very simple to operate. Our model is completely turn-key. We handle most of the set-up including build-out. We carry only shelf stable products that require no refrigeration. Store hours and management system is structured to be operated by one person or a single family; no staffing required.

  3. Committed Support

    When you become a LaRuche Fine European Foods franchisee, you become family.We train you. We provide marketing, branding and operational support. We will do whatever it takes to help you succeed. You will be in business for yourself but not by yourself.

  4. First Mover Advantage.

    We have a niche market and some of our products introduce some new categories into this market segment. And you get to select the best locations and territories available in this niche market since we just began to issue franchises in 2016.

  5. Low investment

    Compared to most franchise opportunities the estimated total initial investment required ranges from $98,000.00 to $152,000.00. And this is inclusive of franchise fees, build out/leasehold improvements, fixtures, POS systems and opening stock inventory.

      6. Ground Floor Opportunity

          This is a ground floor opportunity to be your own boss. Come let us grow together                  and build the next big thing. You could be the next big thing.

Initial investment

Initial Fee (Item 5) $15,000 for each Franchise store $15,000.00 As arranged $15,000 upon signing of the Franchise Agreement Franchisor
Travel & Living Expenses While Attending Initial Training $100.00 $3,000.00 As Incurred Before, During & After Training Vendors, Airlines, Hotels, Car Rental Companies, etc.
Real Estate rental & Security Deposit (2 Months)(Note B ) $3,000.00 $10,000.00 As agreed with Landlord As Arranged Landlord
(Signage, electronic shelf labeling, decorating, shelves ,POS System ) ( Note C ) $55,000 $80,000 Lump Sum Within 14 days after signing of the agreement. Franchisor
Software $119.00 $119.00 As arranged Every 5th of the month for the preceding month Software provider
Replicated Web site $19.99 $19.99 As arranged Every 5th of each month along with the royalty fee. Franchisor
Opening Stock Inventory ( Note D ) $20,000 $25,000 Lump sum Four ( 4 ) weeks before scheduled store opening Franchisor
Licenses/permits $300.00 $1,000.00 As required by licensing authorities Before Opening according to state, county and local requirements. State, County, City
Grand Opening (Note E) $1,000.00 $3,000.00 As Incurred within first 90 days As Incurred within first 90 days Franchisor/Vendors
Insurance (Note F) 1 year. $600.00 $2,000.00 As Arranged As Arranged Insurance Companies
Legal/Accounting Fees (Note G) $250.00 $1000.00 As Incurred As Incurred Lawyer
Opening Inventory of office Supplies Uniforms, grocery bags , shopping carts etc. $1000.00/td> $2,000.00 As Arranged As Arranged Franchisor/vendors
Additional funds (Note H) $1000.00/td> $5000.00 As Incurred As Incurred Third parties.
Miscellaneous Opening Costs (Note I) $1,000.00/td> $5,000.00 As Incurred As Incurred Vendors, Suppliers, Utilities, etc.
Total $98,388.99 $152,138.99



Who we are looking for

  • You must have the funds.
  • You are driven and you are looking for more
  • You are honest and willing to work hard
  • You love that our products are unique, healthy and of premium quality.
  • You want to make a difference in the community

5 Common Questions Answered

The estimated total initial investments required ranges from $98,388.99 to $152,138.99 depending on size and location. Since we do not yet offer any kind of financing you have to secure the total initial investment required.

We are restricted by the Federal Trade Commission and various state franchise sales regulations from providing you with specific profit projections. To learn more about actual experiences, we encourage you to speak with existing franchisees during our discovery process.

Forty (40)  hours of training including hands on training at a franchise location and support at your store when you open. When you become a LaRuche Fine European Foods franchisee, you become family. We provide marketing, branding and operational support. We will do whatever it takes to help you succeed. You will be in business for yourself but not by yourself.

Every location is different however it takes 3-6 months from when you sign the franchise agreement.

The royalty fees are 6% of gross revenues when in compliance with the franchise agreement.

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