The total cost for setting up your own NU Healthy Cafe franchise will vary from site to site depending on size of the location and other considerations. A new NU Healthy Cafe store will cost between $280,000 – $450,000 + GST. This price includes franchise fee, preparation of franchise agreements, training and store opening, design and store fit out, equipment purchases and opening inventory. It is also recommended that you have working capital available to the business is in its early stages, to fund local area marketing and other costs. You will receive further breakdown and additional information once you have progressed through the application process.
In addition the landlord will require a bank guarantee for approximately 2-3 months of rent. You may receive a contribution back from your landlord. The availability and amount will vary site to site.
We recommend that you contribute a large share of the purchase price. There are many options where this may come from and may be cash saved, equity from property, funding from family/friends, investment from a business partner.
There are other options for financing parts of the costs including applying for a business loan or using equipment finance for the equipment costs.
Standard ongoing costs from running a NU Healthy Cafe are listed below.
– Franchise royalty 6% of sales.
– Marketing 2% of sales.
– Point of Sale Licence $200.00 per month.
– Cost of Goods sold.
– Wages Costs.
– Occupancy Costs.