How to Start A Smoothie or Juice BusinessThere are four ways to start your own smoothie or juice business. Some options are more costly than others in the beginning and some offer a low start-up cost. Either way, we will discuss the Pros and Cons of each option. The 4 options discussed below are: Franchise, Single-Owner, Mobile business, and Kiosk or Stand. These are all great opportunities to began your success as a smoothie or juice shop entrepreneur.
Smoothie Business Ownership Options:
The single most expensive - but often rewarding way to start a smoothie business is to begin with an established franchise. A typical franchise can be costly and may require a lot of money up front, that's because they know that they have brand recognition and a product that sells. This means that any entrepreneur looking to began as a smoothie shop owner has already two huge benefits on his or her side: Brand recognition and customers. Most franchise companies offer different products and start up packages. They can range from small operations to multiple single or partnership stores.
Pros: Brand Recognition, Customers, Proven Sales, Franchise support, Establishment
Cons: Expensive, Strict Franchisee Requirements, Government Regulations
This option is for the owner with some experience in the field and or if you have the patience and guidance then you can learn how to start your own smoothie business. This option is cheaper than going with a franchise, but, like the saying goes: you are your own boss, do what you think will work.