Italian design meets high standards Coffee Shop. Two great passions of the Italian tradition come together in the Filicori Zecchini Concept: taste and style have never been in such an harmony! Becoming one of our partners is now easier than ever before.
What we propose you is a next-generation format that combines an antique Italian Drogheria, with the sales of high end products based on Coffee, Tea and Chocolate, with an Espresso Bar and a Salon de Thé in a unique facility that merges the selling experience with tasting and degustation.
Your earning opportunities, therefore, will be multiple, since we will be able to satisfy both those who want to drink a good coffee or tea prepared at once, and those who just want to buy excellent quality products for themselves or as a gift for friends.
We consider as proper size for our Point of Sale a space between 120 sq. ft. and 2,500 sq. ft. Space for storage depending on the type of point of sale.
Once a location is secured with a signed lease, the Interior Design, Furnitures Production, Shipping and Setup time needed of a traditional store takes between 16 to 20 weeks.
In accordance with Franchise Law, we cannot make any earnings claims or assumptions.
$260,000 - $540,000 (includes $25,000 franchise fee due upon signing, $10,000 – $30,000 worth of inventory to begin operating (30 days payment term) and $65,000 – $125,000 for 3 months of operating expenses).
165,000 to $245,000 (includes $25,000 franchise fee due upon signing, $10,000 – $ 20,000 worth of inventory to begin operating (30 days payment term) and $30,000 – $60,000 for 3 months of operating expenses).
*Costs vary depending on the size, location, and existing condition of a point of sale.
The success of all premises depends especially on the excellent position in a territory and how it is accessible to the public. Malls, plazas, high pedestrian traffic areas, historical and artistical places such as: theatres, cinemas, concert halls…Each city has its own character and it’s important to find the location that best suits your needs.
Choosing the right place will be up to you because you know your city as its best, but we will make you available all our experience in the field, to make your business wins.
Once the location is secured with a signed lease, our design team will find for your location for the best design solution, which will be discussed with you step by step before being approved.
The furniture production will be made by excellent and trustable Italian companies selected by us in order to ensure the right balance between the costs and the respect of the high quality standards required by our format. The purchase will be made directly by you with the manufacturer in order to limit as much as possible the cost, we do not earn anything from this step.
Once the construction works will be completed and before the opening to the public, we will arrange for you a tailor suited training program that will cover all the aspects of our format. The training will allow your staff to improve its knowledge of our products and the best skills to achieve in the shortest possible time the success of the selling point Filicori Zecchini.
Even after the opening and throughout the duration of the contract, you will receive periodic visits by our Barista and Retail Trainers for updates and for the launch of new products.
We ask you, as our new franchisee, to be able to combine a good selling spirit with a prudent management and the ability to lead and motivate your staff.
In addition to that, we ask you also to approach to the management of your store with the awareness that you are working in the luxury-oriented market where the attention to detail is crucial.
All in all, we request you to be willing to communicate with us and to be open to new ideas and ready to follow the constant change of the format.
This information is not intended as an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy, a franchise. It is for information purposes only. Currently, the following states, countries and regions regulate the offer and sale of franchises: California, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin. There are other US states that regulate the franchisor-franchisee relationship, and/or the offer and sale of "business opportunities" which may cover the franchise described here.
Please fill out the form available clicking on the FRANCHISE INQUIRY tab in this page. Once the form is submitted, we will reply with an answer within two weeks. If you are pre-approved, we will conduct a phone interview, send the Franchise Disclosure Document and organize a Meeting.