Do I need to have found a site before taking a franchise? Do Pizza Hut Delivery take the lease on the premises?
No, Pizza Hut Delivery will visit any possible suitable stores with a franchisee, if the unit meets the requirements it will be put through an approval process before any terms should be agreed
I have the desire and hunger to become a multiple operator, how can achieve this?
A franchisee will have one store open and run for a minimum of 6 months before they can be considered for a second or third store depending on performance. Should the franchisee have the ability and funds available then we will all look into the possibility of opening multiple units
How long is the franchise agreement for?
The franchise agreement is for 10 years with an option to renew for another 10 subject to a renewal fee
What training is available and for how long?
Each new franchisee will require 6 weeks training in one of our company stores in Dublin. A franchisee will not be allowed to open a store until all training is complete and our operations team sign you off
Do I need previous experience in the food or retail industry?
Although this helps, it is not a necessity. In fact most of our enquiries are from people who are looking for a career change and looking to own their own business
How much money do I need to invest initially?
Candidates are required to have proof of €80,000-€100,000 available liquid cash
What is the overall associated cost with opening a Pizza Hut Delivery store?
The average cost is around €200,000 + VAT which includes the franchise fee
How much is the franchise and renewal fee?
The franchise fee is currently $45,500 converted to EURO. The renewal fee is 50% of the then franchise fee at the time of renewal (10 years on from the start of the franchise)
Will I have exclusive territory in which to operate my store?
All franchisees are given a territory map which accompanies the franchise agreement
How long does it take to open a store?
It can take from 3-6 months from the signing of a franchise agreement to the opening of a store dependant on many factors such as planning
Is the franchise agreement standard?
The franchise agreement is a Yum! Restaurants International world wide franchise agreement, a world wide agreement which cannot be altered or edited. It is in place to protect the brand and franchisors issuing it
What steps do I need to take to now?
Should you be interested in a Pizza Hut Delivery franchise you will be required to complete an initial application form and submit it to our franchise department. Should the initial application be acceptable we will arrange for a first meeting to take place with our franchise team at Head Office in Dublin