FRANCHISING OPPORTUNITIES

FRANCHISE INFO

Giggles N’ Hugs is the first and only restaurant that brings together high-end, organic food with active, cutting-edge play and entertainment for children. Every Giggles N’ Hugs location offers an upscale, family-friendly atmosphere with a unique, custom-made 2000 square-foot play area that children 8 and younger absolutely love.

Giggles N’ Hugs features high-quality menus made from fresh and local organic foods, nightly entertainment such as magic shows, concerts, and puppet shows, and all-day activities like face painting, crafts and karaoke. We proudly offer LA’s #1 rated, hugely popular birthday party packages for families that want to do something special for their kids.

The company is the best and only family restaurant with a giant play area with activities and entertainment for children that allows parents to come with their children and enjoy a delicious organic gourmet meal for the whole family and relax, while the kids have a blast. 

Now you can own a Giggles N Hugs too! Just complete the form on the bottom of the page and hit the submit button to find out more…

 

WHY OPEN A GIGGLES N HUGS FRANCHISE

 

  • A pioneer and first to market with one of the most unique concepts in the industry. The only family restaurant with a giant play area and hourly activities and entertainment for children so you get to eat and relax while the kids are having a blast.
  • A delicious, organic, gourmet menu for parents as well as a healthy menu for kids with pureed veggies hidden in their favorite dishes. Giggles N Hugs has been featured in some of the most nationally recognized media outlets, including, People Magazine, US Weekly, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes, LA Times, LA Business Journal, FOX Business News, ABC News, NBC Extra, KISS FM, KTLA, FOX, and many more. See: https://www.gigglesnhugs.com/media
  • Celebrity clients at our current locations include Beyoncé and Jay Z, Halle Berry, Charlize Theron, Jessica Alba, Adele, Sandra Bullock, Adam Sandler, Gwen Stefani, and Jennifer Hudson, among the many more. See: https://www.gigglesnhugs.com/media/celebrity-guests/
  • Existing locations Voted #1 family restaurants, #1 indoor play spaces, and #1 birthday party venue in LA by Nickelodeon.
  • Among the highest net profit margins in the restaurant industry.
  • Get up to half of the buildout costs for each franchise location from the landlords in the form of tenant allowances. With mall foot traffic down due to consumers’ shift to online shopping, major mall owners throughout the country are offering Giggles N Hugs significant upfront cash and rent discounts to incentivize us to open new locations within their malls. This is because we can bring in the thousands of people that visit us each month to the malls that we open in.
  • Existing locations Voted #1 family restaurants, #1 indoor play spaces, and #1 birthday party venue in LA by Nickelodeon.

 

GIGGLES N HUGS OPPORTUNITY

Giggles N Hugs offers a proven business model with a system of processes and procedures that has worked at our locations for many years and will work for you.

 

  • As a franchisee partner, you will be provided all the processes & procedures to duplicate the system— the name, the recipes, the market research for site selection, the training, and the on-going support to maximize your profits for potential for success.
  • We will help you decide on the best location (s) for your Giggles N Hugs franchise market area and help with site selection with our landlord partners.
  • We share our proven system and procedures. Both have been developed over the years to allow the successful operation of one or multiple Giggles N Hugs market areas. Immediately upon signing the Franchise Agreement, you will have access to our successful system and proven methods– we are one of the best and most innovative in the industry.
  • You will enjoy the benefits from our name recognition and marketing experience. You will be part of the Giggles N Hugs network of successful Franchisees across the world. If you can follow a system, want to own your own business, and are not afraid of working then a Giggles N Hugs franchise is where you need to be.

 

BUY A GIGGLES N HUGS FRANCHISE

We understand that your objective is to have a successful business and be profitable! In addition, you will also be able to have fun, and eat well while you work! The Giggles N Hugs franchise can provide you with all of the benefits of owning a Giggles N Hugs Franchise which are the following:

 

  • Experience. Franchiser has been in business for many years and has designed an innovative children’s play concept with a delicious, organic, gourmet menu for kids and parents. You can avoid the learning curve of starting a business from scratch and use our proven method, concept, and recipes to start your Giggles N Hugs location.
  • Training & Support. You’ll be trained what you need to know to start your business. We have in house training that will be provided to you at an existing Giggles N Hugs location, and also at your location.
  • Name Brand Recognition. Our branding and name have brought us celebrity clientele and media which has given us a competitive advantage, more customers into the business.
  • Marketing & Advertising. Cooperative advertising programs with Giggles N Hugs and other franchisees can provide national and regional exposure at a more affordable price to become a name brand children’s play and restaurant.
  • City & Site Selection. You’ll receive advice in selecting a market area to maximize profits. We have landlord partners that offer up to 50% of the buildout costs for each franchise location from the landlords in the form of tenant allowances.
  • Speed and Efficiency. The franchiser will save you time in starting up so that you can begin your business and know how to avoid unforeseen problems because of we a proven and successful model.
  • Support. We as the Franchisor will try to keep your business processes as simple as possible so that you can concentrate on the activities that generate the most revenue.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Entrepreneurial spirit to drive business success
  • Strong people skills & ability to develop extraordinary talent within your franchise
  • Guest needs focused & guest total satisfaction
  • Possess great passion for our business concept
  • Demonstrated value for community involvement
  • Liquidity of $1 million and net worth of $3 million

 

Ideal candidates will possess the desire & ability to develop multiple locations

 

PURCHASING A GIGGLES N HUGS 6 STEP PROCESS

 

  • STEP 1: SUBMIT A REQUEST FOR MORE INFORMATION

 

Complete the Franchise/JV Information Request (FIR) form on our website below and or email us at franchising@gigglesnhugs.com. 

 

  • STEP 2: PHONE INTERVIEW & INFORMATION PACKAGE

 

To learn more about each other and answer any questions, someone from our office will contact you for a brief phone interview. You will also receive an information package about our franchising/ joint venture opportunity.

 

  • STEP 3: IN PERSON MEETING AND VISIT

 

Visit us in Los Angeles for a discovery day with the Giggles N Hugs management team. Review operations on a regular work day, review training manuals, architectural drawings, discuss buildout and construction, procedures, and taste the menu.

 

  • STEP 4: SIGN THE FRANCHISE (JV) AGREEMENT AND PAY LICENSING FEE

 

Set closing date, sign the Franchise Agreement (JV) and pay your franchise license fee.

  • STEP 5: ATTEND TRAINING

 

Attend training, receive operations manual and get started on your new business!

 

  • STEP 6: OPEN YOUR LOCATION

 

You are now ready to open and make money! We will assist you in advertising your Giggles N Hugs grand opening.

 

FRANCHISE INQUIRY FORM

Fill out the form below to request more information about our Giggles N Hugs franchising & joint venture opportunities. For additional questions and or to speak to our franchising and business development team, please call (203)433-7423 or 818-956-4847

 

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