WHAT DO YOU NEED?
Franchisees must be able to demonstrate a good track record if they want to join our journey. Retail experience is a must, as well as the scope to build a food and beverage operation. Our partners must also be able to execute a successful rollout and operate stores effectively.
Capital is required for the initial investment and cost varies depending on size of RMU or parlour. We now offer unsecured funding, available up to £500,000* provided by Busby Finance Ltd. If you require this service please include this in your enquiry form and a member of our franchising team will discuss the options available to you. *subject to terms and conditions.
Learn about the benefits of becoming part of the Giovanni's Gelato brand. Our frequently asked questions are a useful starting point on how to start your journey with us.
KEY BENEFITS OF HAVING A
Franchise Director - Herman has been in franchising for over 30 years, internationally as well as other high end projects in the UK. Implementing the corporate structures, whilst stabilising all the successes that are required for a high end franchise brand. Herman brings a wealth of knowledge to the franchise opportunities available at Giovanni's.
CEO - Carmelo has over 18 years of experience in the industry. His attention to detail, coupled with his genuine passion for gelato, permeates every aspect of Giovanni's. As the driving force behind the company, Carmelo continues to inspire a culture of excellence, ensuring that Giovanni's Gelato remains synonymous with exceptional taste and craftsmanship.
Finance - Alex is MD of Busby Finance Ltd. With years of experience in providing SME's with tailored Equipment Finance and Commercial Loan Solutions, encompassing a broad spectrum of financial products, ensuring that clients receive personalised and strategic financial advice to meet their unique requirements for each franchise option.
Property Acquisitions - Stewart has over 30 years experience in the UK property market. Overseeing and managing a £150m portfolio, working with leading brands in the design and architectural world. His commitment to excellence, attention to detail and collaborative approach make him an invaluable asset in the dynamic landscape of property acquisitions.
NEXT STEPS TO JOIN
As a franchisee you will benefit from a tailored training program which is created on an individual need spanning across core business functions
We have opportunities available for ambitious franchise partners who want to develop a multi-site operation, with locations across central London and the south east of England.
We have a team of experts lead by Stewart Margolis that will provide you with the best properties available in the market.
We pride ourselves on producing only the highest quality of gelato. We produce fresh artisan gelato daily, using only the finest ingredients from our homeland and carefully selected ingredients from around the world.
We'll be on hand to guide you through the training process at every stage, from production to scooping.
JOIN THE FAMIGLIA
We’re on the lookout for partners who are passionate about our product, the service we offer and the
development of our brand.
The franchise models available allows you to choose from our award winning signature mall kiosk (RMU) to a dessert parlour, offering a turnkey solution to both models.
Our support team and head office staff will assist you with recruiting and training new staff, marketing, product control and other operational areas. Becoming a franchisee means that for our part, as a franchisor you will receive all the benefits of opening a business with our know how and experience.
We actively assist in the preparation and opening your kiosk or parlour. By using our networks, we will help the franchisee to identify key locations in the UK. We also organise pre-opening activity, training and regular follow-ups to make sure everything is running smoothly.
We present an enticing business model and concept, featuring an award-winning design and an exceptional product lineup.
By becoming a franchisee, you'll seamlessly integrate into a well-established and prosperous operational system. Your partnership with our esteemed Italian brand grants you access to over five decades of invaluable expertise in the gelato industry.
You will receive benefits that follow from marketing an established brand of products and services of over 10 years. Giovanni's Gelato is an authentic Italian gelato brand like no other.
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