About Happy Lemon
We are one of the largest international beverage chains, currently still expanding throughout Asia, North America, Europe and Canada.
We invest in R/D to ensure uniqueness in all of our product development to differentiate us from our competitors. We provide initial and ongoing training, auditing, and supervision to ensure the best quality and service. Beside, we provide all quality control in all outsource and supply-chain distributions.
What Makes Us Different
- Spread happiness and impact the world
- Excellence in Ingredients, innovation and design
- Crafting unique tastes that people love
WE HAVE FIVE-Gs AND FRANCHISE SUPPORT SYSTEM
We are looking for a special kind of franchisee — one who wants to be part of our iconic brand and invest in growth! The ideal candidate will be well-capitalized and have a passion for getting involved in the local community.
Are you also self-driven and self-sufficient?
Can you resolve issues on your own within a set of guidelines and rules?
Must have top tier work ethics, responsibility, and a passion for our brand
A complete buildout of your store including all costs may range from $250k to $500k
Devotion to being involved in operation full-time
Love to bond with communities
We are continuing to expand in markets across the U.S., and territories are now available with plenty of room to own – and grow – your own market. Whether it’s in an up-and-coming neighborhood, a downtown hub or a newly built strip mall, Happy Lemon will attract locals and bring traffics to communities.
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LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION!
The ideal site is the one with great visibility that generates steady customer traffic; it would be your first step of successful business. However, for the footprints, Happy Lemon offers a wide range of flexibility to our franchise partners. In the past 15-years of growth, we’ve gained a lot of experience in adapting Happy Lemon’s concept to many different footprints around the world. This keeps franchisees focused on looking for a good spot.
Below are three main store concepts, including Kiosk, Take-out Store and Dine-in Store.
This is the GRAB-N-GO concept, suitable for malls in a kiosk section or food court.
The footprints may be between 400-700 sq ft including service and kitchen area.
This is the STANDARD concept, which is the most common out of all three concepts. It’s suitable in plazas and/or street level retails.
The footprints may be between 700-1000 sq ft including service, kitchen and storage area. This concept may have limited tables/seats for customers.
This is the PREMIUM concept, in bigger space areas where you can have customers hang out and enjoy their beverages in store.
The footprints may need 1000+ sq ft including service, kitchen, storage and dining area.
Q1: Store Type
A1. Basically we have three different types of stores, including Kiosk, Take-out Store and Dine-in Store
Q2: How to become Happy Lemon Franchisees?
A2. Submit online “FRANCHISE INQUIRY FORM” (Tell us your name/email/phone number/preferred area) and our representative will contact you via email or phone for further discussion. If qualified, our representative will schedule an interview to go over all the details with you.
Q3: Is it still possible to be approved as a new franchisee if I do not have direct experience before?
A3. Experience of food/beverage is preferred, but not necessary. Management or Business Experience is required if you would like to apply as an Area Developer.
Q4: Where can I receive the following information?
A4: The above information is available in our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) which we will provide to you once your application has received our preliminary approval. You will have one month for review prior to signing the agreement.
Q5: What is the start-up cost for a new Happy Lemon Store?
A5: The estimated initial investment for a new store varies by area and store size. Details are disclosed in our FDD.
Q6: How long is the entire process of becoming a Happy Lemon franchisee?
A6: On average, it takes approximately 30-60 days to complete our sales process. The length of time between signing the Franchise Agreement and opening a store is about 4 to 8 months.
Q7: What separates Happy Lemon between its competitors?
A7: We provide high quality products and service to our customers. Our R&D team is committed to developing new menu items every few months, our aim is to provide new products to maintain our current customers and to attract new customers.
Q8: Is financing available?
A8: We do not provide financing however potential franchisees could seek financing from other 3rd parties.