Cherry on Top is an emerging self-serve frozen yogurt restaurant chain. Customers receive a cup and have the ability to fill it up with any combination of dozens of frozen yogurt flavors, including tarts, crèmes, and sorbets. After they’ve chosen their desired frozen yogurt, customers can go wild with unlimited toppings – some are healthy options like fruit and nuts, while others are more indulgent options like candy, cookies, and cereals. One thing that makes Cherry on Top so special is the proprietary yogurt. Unique flavors like Peanut Butter and Jelly and Grandma’s Fresh Baked Oatmeal Cookie are a hit with customers seeking something new and can only be found at Cherry on Top stores.
Full Franchise Information
Cherry on Top is a privately held frozen yogurt franchise. Franchise opportunities are open to people looking to own a single frozen yogurt shop or several locations. Cherry on Top offers its franchisees training not only to open the store, but also ongoing support to keep it running successfully.
Cherry on Top Franchise Opportunities - History
In just three short years, Cherry on Top has expanded to have dozens of locations in seven states and a handful of foreign countries.
Cherry on Top Franchise Cost / Initial Investment / Cherry on Top Franchise Income
The average franchise costs amount to somewhere between $250,000 to $300,000. A specific breakdown of where this money goes ($75,00 for yogurt machines and cooling system, $6,000 for signs) is provided. 4% of monthly sales are applied to royalties, with an additional 2% culled for marketing efforts. Cherry on Top points out that these amounts are significantly less than other leading frozen yogurt franchises’ fees. We don’t currently know an average franchise income.
Cherry on Top Business Opportunities: Other Information
Cherry on Top wants to be leader in corporate responsibility by partnering with community outreach programs. Cherry on Top donates frozen yogurt and money to local schools, Make-A-Wish Foundation, YMCA, and non-profit organizations to help give back to the community.