WE ARE LOOKING FOR THE RIGHT PARTNER TO EXPAND OUR GLOBAL FOOTPRINT
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Let’s Get Started
Steps to becoming a franchisee
SUBMIT YOUR FRANCHISE APPLICATION
SIGN YOUR AGREEMENT
FIND YOUR LOCATION AND BUILD OUT YOUR STORE
TRAIN YOUR TEAM
WELCOME
 TO THE 
FOUR WINTERS FAMILY!
WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW?
How long is the entire process of becoming a Four Winters Franchisee / Partner?
We ensure that only the best applicants become our partners 4-8 weeks from the time you submit all the required documents. The interested applicants will be screened by our franchise committee and if approved a follow up interview will be scheduled.
What is my next step?
Simply complete the Franchise Application Form and return it to us.  Upon receiving the form we will contact you. 
I’ve never run an ice cream parlor before, how will I be able to do this?
While direct experience is helpful, it’s not required. Actually we encourage interest from applicants who demonstrate a passion for the brand and history of success. Your field consultant at Four Winters will guide you through all phases of the site selection, lease negotiation, construction, training, grand opening and ongoing processes for marketing and operations according to the standard systems we’ve set in place.
Will I have an exclusive territory?
Four Winters grants an exclusive territory for a minimum of 5 units and is agreed upon on a case-by-case basis. We actually highly prefer you to be an Area or Territory Developer as it allows the applicant to develop careers for our staff.
How much training is provided in the Four Winters system?
Four Winters management. This will provide franchisees with approximately 10 to 14 days of initial training at the Four Winters headquarters or at a location designated by the Four Winters management, beginning approximately 6 to 9 weeks before the franchisee is scheduled to open for business. 
What is the minimum financial requirement to qualify as a partner?
Four Winter searches for qualified individuals to become franchisees. Since the total cost varies from one region to another, the minimum amount required will vary. Area Developer A minimum of $500,000 of liquid assets and $1,000,000 net worth.
SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION
Have a strong desire to succeed? Do you feel passionate about made to order ice cream?

Leverage your experience and passion to make a real difference. At Four Winters, we target individuals with passion for what they do and a good eye for detail. Having experience in food & beverage or hospitality will be considered a plus, but will not be required.

Submit Your Application