A wine bar is a unique way for entrepreneurs to make a great living and a strong connection with the community. A wine bar franchise to consider is The Vine Wine Bar. The Vine Wine Bar was founded in 2010 by Lynn Mione in Merrick Long Island with the idea of creating an unpretentious wine bar experience. The brand does this by combining some of the best artisanal wines from around the world with local favorites in a fun environment. After spending decades working for others, Mione wanted to be her own boss and decided to create her own business. Patrons can enjoys the brands 60 different types of bottled wine and the Vine Wine Academy, which is a monthly wine class. Franchisees are assisted with a wine list, which is based on your area and customers. The ideal franchisee should entrepreneurial and can follow a system. From beginning to end, the franchisor is there for the franchisee. You'll be assisted with site selection, getting licenses, and more. In terms of support and training, franchisee can expect two weeks of training at the The Vine Wine Bar HQ in New York or at a location designated by the franchisor beginning approximately six to weeks before the franchise is scheduled to open for business.
During this time, you'll learn everything about the business to run it successfully. You'll also watch videos and be trained at your own location. Franchisees will be with the vendors and the customers, so being good with people is a must-have quality in an owner.