Frios Gourmet Pops

The Frios Gourmet Pops franchise is a fun mobile business that sells popsicles and makes people of all ages happy. With a mobile unit, you will enjoy low startup costs and the ability to go to the customers where they are. It was founded in 2014 and began franchising in 2018. Since then, it has grown to 50 locations across the U.S. The franchise's headquarters is located in Mobile, Alabama. The brand is focused on setting up mobile units for franchisees in the southern U.S. The characteristics of a "Happiness Hustler" include understanding the importance of networking, caring about others, and learning from their mistakes. 

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Frios Gourmet Pops Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2022

Background

According to the Mintel’s industry report, ice cream and frozen novelties, like popsicles, experienced a 16.3%  sales increase in 2020. Americans love popsicles and other delectable frozen desserts. If you want to get your piece of this booming industry while operating a mobile unit, then the Frios Gourmet Pops franchise could be for you. The idea for the business was conceived in 2014 in a tiny garage by entrepreneurs who were trying to escape the doldrums of life. Since franchising in 2018, it has grown to 50 locations across the U.S. The franchise's headquarters is located in Mobile, Alabama. The brand is focused on setting up mobile units for franchisees in the southern U.S. The characteristics of a "Happiness Hustler," which is the term for the brand's franchisees, include understanding the importance of networking, caring about others, and learning from their mistakes. With this business, the founders wanted to provide their customers with magical moments during a dull day. 
In terms of support and training, franchise owners can expect a comprehensive training program that will provide you with the information and tools you need to run the business properly. You will also be provided with marketing tools to get the word out about your truck and ongoing support throughout the duration of your time with the brand. Your mobile unit is called the Sweet Ride and includes a power inverter, service window, external Bluetooth speakers, customizable menu board, and more. Franchise owners can enjoy a flexible schedule, an easy set up and low startup costs, and the opportunity to be your own boss. Mobile franchises provide entrepreneurs with easy market access. 

Company Details

Headquarters: Mobile, Alabama
Founded: 2014
First franchise: 2018
Internatonal: No
Canada: No
Mobile: Yes

Support and Training Offered By Frios Gourmet Pops

Franchise owners can expect a comprehensive training program that will provide you with the information and tools you need to run the business properly. You will also be provided with marketing tools to get the word out about your truck and ongoing support throughout the duration of your time with the brand. 

2022 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Frios Gourmet Pops Franchise.

What does a Frios Gourmet Pops Franchise Cost?

Frios Gourmet Pops franchise fees for 2022:

Veterans Incentive: Yes; 10% off the franchise fee
Third-party financing options: Yes
Cash Requirement: $75,000
Initial Franchise Fee: $35,000
Royalty fee: $400-$500 a month 
Net Worth Requirement: $250,000
Total Investment: $84,850 – $172,900

Is Frios Gourmet Pops a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Frios Gourmet Pops is not a semi absentee franchise. The owner of the franchise (the franchisee) is expected to be involved in all aspects of day-to-day operations.

Is Frios Gourmet Pops a Home Based franchise?

Yes. Frios Gourmet Pops is a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Frios Gourmet Pops Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much Frios Gourmet Pops franchisees make. Frios Gourmet Pops offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Does Frios Gourmet Pops Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Frios Gourmet Pops franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Is Frios Gourmet Pops Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Frios Gourmet Pops franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Frios Gourmet Pops Looking for International franchisees?

No. Frios Gourmet Pops franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Frozen Yogurt / Ice Cream

Number of Units Open

50-100 UNITS

Cash Required

$50,000 - $100,000

Passive Franchise

No

Home Based Franchise

Yes

Item 19 Franchise

Yes

Veteran Discount

No

B2B

No

Franchise Opportunities in Canada

No

International Franchise Opportunities

No

Frios Gourmet Pops Franchises for Sale

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