With over 25 years of experience in the industry, our support network will help you delight customers with unique gifts for every occasion.
What can you expect as a Cookies by Design franchisee?
Experienced Staff and Proven Product
- Over twenty-five years of experience in research and development of recipes, systems, procedures and marketing strategies to maintain our presence in the market.
- Proprietary recipes and cookie designs that have proven successful in markets throughout the United States.
- Growing reputation and brand awareness in over 150 cities nationwide.
- Cookies by Design® is an authorized licensee of Disney Enterprises, Inc. to offer Disney cookie gifts. (special provisions and restrictions apply)
Start Up Assistance
- Site selection and construction assistance.
- Location design assistance, including a Pre-Opening Manual.
- Comprehensive two-week training course -- Cookie College® -- production, marketing and operational training curriculum developed specifically for newly licensed franchisees and their employees.
- Confidential Operations Manual, Training Workbook, Design Manual, Baking Manual, and other production and operational manuals.
- Marketing material produced by the Corporate Office for special gift giving occasions.
- Management assistance, including point of sale, accounting, and resource materials.
- Purchasing and inventory assistance.
- Cookie Dough® bulletins containing holiday production and marketing information.
- National supplier and distribution program providing inventory management and cost savings.
- Periodic store visits from field operations representatives.
- Protection through Cookies by Design® intellectual property rights, including trademarks, service marks, copyrighted materials and designs, patents and confidential trade secrets.
- Accounting and sales record system.
- On-going research and development of new designs, products and services.
- Peer support and collective knowledge of fellow franchisees.