Cmon Get Happy!
A Note From the Founders
The Happy Cow Difference
Happy Cow Frozen Yogurt began as an emotional commitment in our hometown of Wesley Chapel, Florida in the summer of 2013. Since that time our beloved company has evolved into a strong financial investment filled with promise and synonymous with happy times. People of all ages are drawn to the comfort of our store. We are well on our way to achieving our dream of becoming an industry leader devoted to making people happy. We are not only looking for franchisees; we are looking for those who wish to be successful while also having fun.
There are many frozen yogurt stores in the market,howevernonearequite like Happy Cow Frozen Yogurt. We envisioned a brand that makesour guestsfeelas though they areat homewhile in our stores. Onemanner
in which thisis realizedis through our store aesthetics.Dark rich
floors,warm colors,crown molding and Corian countertopsare just a few
of the design touches thatpresent that at home environment, not to mention cute cows are everywhere! Ourguests describe our mascot, Gurtie, as adorable and unforgettable. Our In-store graphics tellthestoryofour dessert concept. Ourslogan, Cmon Get Happy! , communicates exactly what we strive to deliver. We focused on every detail as if we were building our home and our guests constantly compliment us on their experience and our dcor. Adults love us and kids cant get enough of us.
Be a part of our Franchise Community and Cmon Get Happy with Us!
Why does everyone love us? We not only offer premium frozen yogurt, but soft-serve gelato, sorbet and special offerings of Italian ice and soft-serve ice cream as well. Upon entering our stores your senses will be awakened by the smell of hot baked cookies, chocolate brownies and waffle cones baked fresh daily. Guests can indulge from 100 rotating flavors, 24 flavor combinations at any given time, 60+ toppings and sauces, and fluffy whipped cream made daily. Brownies, cookies, cereal, candy, fruit, sauces, nuts, we have it all. You create your own dessert and together we create happiness and laughter. Our products, people and services will exceed your expectations.
Minimum Liquid Assets of $100K per store
Combined Net Worth $350K -$450K* per store
A passion for service and community
Ability to positively foster and embrace the Happy Cow Frozen Yogurt brand
Ability to develop a high performing team dedicated to excellence and outstanding guest satisfaction
Franchise Fee: $25K per store
Royalty: 4.5% of gross revenue
Advertising Fund: 1% of gross revenue
Leasehold Improvements: $142,000 - $185,000
FF&E: $113,000 - $144,000
Signage: $10,000 - $15,000
IT/POS: $8,000 - $10,000
Opening Supplies and Inventory: $4,000 - $8,000
Grand Opening Advertising: $4,000 - $6,000
Ideally, Franchisees should possess:
Training and Support
Real Estate Development
Compelling marketing and promotions designed to increase brand awareness and drive traffic to your store
Assistance in social media techniques
Happy Cow Frozen Yogurt offers development incentives for multi-store owners and military veterans. All services are designed to simplify your operations.
Guidance in the initial site selection process and assistance in finding the right location
Comprehensive operations manual
Two weeks of extensive classroom (HCFY Academy) and on-site training
Unlimited access to experienced leadership team
Refresher educational courses
*Must possess a net worth of approximately $450,000 in order to qualify for a Small Business Administration (SBA) commercial loan.
Old Fashioned Waffle Cones
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5 Reasons to Become a Happy Cow Frozen Yogurt
Extensive Support Getting You Started and Growing Your Business
Devoted Customer Base (Voted # 1 Frozen Yogurt Dessert within First Year of Opening, Beating the Largest Regional and National Brands)
Highest Standard of the Finest Products and Ingredients
Unsurpassed Customer Experience
Competitive Franchise Fee and Royalty Rate