Three ways to become a Bakers Delight bakery franchisee
A member of the Franchise Council of Australia and Franchise Association of New Zealand, the Bakers Delight bakery franchise has twice been voted "Australian Franchise System of the Year" and is building a successful business based on the growth of it's successful franchises.
Opportunities exist across Australia, New Zealand and Canada to open new Bakers Delight bakery franchises, whether it be by way of outright purchase, or through the company's 'manage to own' or 'fresh franchisee' programs.
Real opportunities exist in all regions for prospective franchisees that are in a position to purchase their own bakery. Successful bakery franchisees are team players that possess not only leadership and communication skills, but also a passion for operating a successful business in a very hands on way.
Through the Bakers Delight 'manage to own' program young hopefuls are given the opportunity to operate their own business within 12 months of joining the company. Targeted at highly talented, energetic and driven individuals, this program allows aspiring bakery owners to operate their own business even if they do not have the capital to get started. Successful 'manage to own' applications receive paid on-the-job franchise training followed by an opportunity to manage a company owned bakery. Once this process is completed, Bakers Delight will assist recruits in taking the next step to leasing or purchasing their own Bakers Delight bakery franchise through financial assistance and ongoing advice, training and operational support.
The Bakers Delight 'fresh franchisee' program gives young hopefuls currently employed at a Bakers Delight bakery franchise the opportunity to take the first step towards becoming a Bakers Delight franchisee. This program is available to current Bakers Delight employees who have the drive and aspiration to one day operate their own Bakers Delight bakery. The 'fresh franchisee' program covers all aspects of the Bakers Delight franchise training program and is completed while in current employment with the support of the training team.
Whether you are purchasing a bakery franchise outright or going through one of these two programs, all prospective franchisees undergo a comprehensive Bakers Delight franchise training program to ensure they are equipped with the skills and knowledge to operate a Bakers Delight franchise.
The 16 - 20 week competency based training course includes extensive in-house practical and written training, from baking, production management, marketing, purchasing and inventory to accounting and management practices. No bakery experience is required to become a franchisee.
Bakers Delight of course offers hands on support and proven procedures and systems to assist in managing a franchise. These systems and policies are continually enhanced to provide franchisees with streamlined, relevant and timely support in the following areas:
- point of sale
- human resources