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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
|TYPE OF EXPENDITURE||LOW AMOUNT||HIGH AMOUNT||METHOD OF PAYMENT||WHEN DUE||TO WHOM MADE|
|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.|
QuALITIES WE ARE LOOKING FOR
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.