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Le Macaron French Pastries


Our true French macarons are the perfect delicacy, original and elegant; French gelato, French pastries, European style beverages and more! Franchise owners benefit from stream-lined operations, no on-site baking, multiple revenue streams with minimal staffing requirements.

Facts & Figures

Liquid capital required
Net worth required
$126,000 - $353,500
Franchise fee
Units in operation

The FranchiseHelp Brief

What is it?
  • French bakery concept offering specialty pastries
  • Shops feature a patented macaron, sweet French dessert pastries in a variety of colors
  • Le Macaron desserts are low calorie and gluten free
How does it make money?
  • In store sales of specialty dessert products
  • Catering special events, such as bridal or baby showers, reunions, birthday parties
  • Sales of custom-made dessert packages
Who is it for?
  • Franchisees who seek a simple retail store model
  • Francophiles who appreciate elegant desserts and stylings
What would you do as a franchisee?
  • Operate a simple, fashionably designed retail store
  • Hire part-time employees as needed
  • Marketing and promotion of your franchise



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Le Macaron French Pastries® began franchising in 2012 and today we are recognized throughout the industry.

  • Entrepreneur Magazine 2017 Ranked in the Top 500 Franchises
  • INC Magazine Top 5000 Fastest Growing Privately Held American Companies in 2016 taking the honorable position of #1476 out of 5000 companies.
  • Entrepreneur Magazine 2016 Top New Franchise Opportunities
  • Entrepreneur Start Up Magazine, Spring 2016, listed in Top 10 Categories for 2016 – Bakery Category

With 50+ locations nationwide our passionate and thriving network of dedicated franchise owners operate multiple stores. They bring the unique Le Macaron French Pastries® taste and experience to a growing number of enthusiastic customers. Let our experienced team help you discover what makes Le Macaron French Pastries® uniquely different.

The Le Macaron French Pastries Experience®

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By becoming a Le M acaron French Pastries® franchise owner, you can take pride and pleasure in serving our exceptional products, created in our Le Macaron French Pastries® kitchen, to your community. A proven concept with incomparable products, streamlined operations, and ongoing guidance and support, the dedicated Le Macaron French Pastries® team can help make the process of opening and operating your own Le Macaron French Pastries location – or locations – très simple.

Macaron, Oui! Macaroon, Non!

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Considered the jewel of French pastries, our true French macarons are made using our exclusive proprietary recipes. Each macaron is made with no gluten containing ingredients and no preservatives; and at around 80 calories a p iece. Our signature macarons can simply be described as little luxuries that make people smile!™

At Le Macaron French Pastries, our exceptional products speak for themselves; and with such positive trends in the marketplace we have created the perfect niche with very limited direct competition. We see now to be the perfect time for you to take advantage of an incredible opportunity in a market full of potential and growth.

Our Difference

Established system, market-tested prototypes, and support functions for multiple operations, it all adds up to a truly one-of-a-kind opportunity for you

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From the moment customers step into your Le Macaron French Pastries® Pastry Shop, they’re enfolded in the French experience. Greeted by a warm Hello (Bonjour), the simple but elegant surroundings invite your customers to indulge in a simpler way of life. A cappuccino, a macaron, and warm French music playing in the background transport customers to a quiet reprieve away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Le Macaron French Pastries® boutique ambience and delightful taste experience stays with them, bringing them back again and again. Our cafés are the perfect place to celebrate a birthday or special event. No other pastry shop, bakery, or café offers the same ambience, variety, quality, convenience – and simplicity of operations – that Le Macaron French Pastries® does!

Flexible, Efficient, and Appealing Store Designs

Our ideal locations are in high foot traffic destination shopping areas. Our modern, European style café and kiosk models can easily adapt to outdoor lifestyle centers, tourist areas, enclosed malls and a variety of different site options. Each pastry shop features a décor that is tasteful, warm, and inviting to customers of all ages. And with no bakery or kitchen onsite, initial startup costs remain relatively low compared to other businesses within the industry.

Only the Best Support

We are eager to share our knowledge and experience with you. As a Le Macaron French Pastries® franchise owner, you will be able to leverage an exceptional, relatively easy-to-manage business model that is directly supported by an experienced management team who is committed to the growth of its franchise operations.

Start-Up Assistance

From the very beginning, our franchise development team will be there to assist you; site selection, design, buildout, preliminary inventory and equipment purchases. With our help, your business will be up and running as efficiently as possible.

Pre-Opening Training

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Prior to commencing operations training will be held at a corporate site, designed to prepare you with the knowledge and skills required to start business operations with confidence. Whether it is inside a classroom or onsite in a store, we will teach you what you need to know related to operations management, store setup, Le Macaron French Pastries® policies and procedures, reporting and much more. There is no baking experience required.

Ongoing Support

Even after your pastry shop is up and running, we will still be supporting you and your staff by providing ongoing refresher training courses, periodic field support visits and annual Franchisee conferences. Our Franchise Operations team will be there to make sure every aspect of your business is up-to-date and running as efficiently as possible.

Marketing Assistance

We assist you with consultative planning, promotional materials and social media efforts, while your Le Macaron French Pastries® location will be featured under the corporate umbrella of our consumer website providing you with online exposure. We offer a variety of custom and pre-packaged gift selections during the holiday/gift giving seasons and your catering services for special events; creating the opportunity for multiple revenue streams.

Share the Love a Macaron Can Give ... in Your Own Hometown

As a Le Macaron French Pastries® owner you will enjoy a truly a one-of-a kind opportunity; to own a business that is fun, fulfilling and rewarding. A business that supports and connects you with your community while creating a great life for you and your family.

Take the next step.

By completing our information request form and submitting it for consideration, you are one step closer to setting yourself on a path toward personal and professional fulfillment – and bringing a truly uniquely sweet and welcoming experience to your local area.

We appreciate your interest in the Le Macaron French Pastries® franchise opportunity and look forward to working with you!

Qualified Veterans receive a 20% discount off the Franchise Fee

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