Become a Franchisee

WHAT YOU GET IN RETURN FOR YOUR FRANCHISE FEE

The right franchise

The Famous Bean Café Franchise Group is an independent, fast-growing and truly South African owned coffee café franchise that is looking to further expand nationally and further into Africa. Founded in 2017, the Group is already recognized as an industry leader, its popular coffee cafés renowned for their high standards in service, coffee, food and décor. It prides itself on excellent, professionally made espresso coffee and other related drinks. Our seasonal fresh food and baked items, together with service standards based on genuine hospitality, create an even bigger demand for our coffee cafés.

A turnkey model

Buying a franchise from us holds many advantages, amongst others the fact that the business model has already been proven with most of the risk and uncertainty eliminated. We offer a turnkey package to set the franchise up. This means that you do not have to lose sleep about establishing the business or whether the product and service will sell or not. We launch your business. We also offer support and guidance along the way. You only have to turn the key to unlock the front door to let the customers in.

What you get for your franchise fee

We take care of the following:

  • Identifying the startup and operational requirements.
  • Assistance in compiling a business plan in support of funding applications.
  • Administrative structuring, compliance to statutory, legal and business related requirements.
  • Finding and securing premises, lease negotiating.
  • Shop fitting, kitchen preparation, fixture and fittings, décor and merchandising, point of sale.
  • Recruiting of back of the house staff and waiters.
  • Staff training.
  • Managerial and other training, including HR and industrial relations, operational, logistics and financial matters specific to The Famous Bean Café Franchise Group.
  • On the ground project management and support during the launch period.
  • Ongoing mentoring, support, guidance and training. Managing of exceptions, if and when required.
  • Corporate marketing and brand awareness.

There to support you

Your success is also The Famous Bean Café Franchise Group’s success. We are committed to guide you every step of the way, from startup to maturity and beyond. As business partners we enjoy working with our franchisees to build their and our businesses. And in doing so we are driven by our passion for people and an underlying desire to offer The Famous Bean Café experience to a wider clientele who will also come home to our fine coffee and be hooked by our warm emotions.

Enquiries regarding a The Famous Bean Café franchise opportunity

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Franchisee Enquiry Form

  • Opportunities exist in Robertson, Swellendam, Knysna (Shop now available), Howard Centre Pinelands (Existing Famous Bean shop for sale) or apply for more shops in Cape Town Northern & Southern suburbs.

Shops Types Available
(55 sq – 190 sq)

Trailors R350 000
Famous Bean on the Go R490 000
Famous Bean Light R899 000
Famous Bean Medium R1 100 000
Famous Bean Dark R1 450 000

Setup (equipment) to be discussed according to needs of each individual franchisee. Finance can be arranged when needed.

Diversification of the brand

Famous Bean Cafe’s diversify into retail products to enhance the brand and increase turnover:

  • Range of coffee beans
  • Range of teas
  • Household coffee equipment
  • Coffee and and relevant retail products (Coffee Pods, iced coffee etc.)
  • Rusks and Biscuit s range
  • Home made bottled fruits and more
  • Sweets (with sugar and sugar free)
  • Gift Hampers
  • Branded clothing
  • Glass and appropriate branded items

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