Handmade, Freshly Baked, Delicious...

Auntie Anne’s, a bakery with a twist!

Auntie Anne's are the world's largest freshly baked soft pretzel franchise with 1400 locations in 25+ countries. In the UK Auntie Anne's now trade from 30 locations with a further five in build and plans for 8-10 further sites in 2014; we specialise in selling hand rolled, freshly baked sweet and savoury pretzels from retail kiosks and shop units in shopping malls, transport hubs and other high footfall locations nationwide

Auntie Anne’s UK are a unique business in today's cluttered retail market place; by hand making our pretzels from raw ingredients in full view of customers we offer the freshest possible product. We also operate a 30 minute freshness guarantee which means that the pretzel our customers buy will be no more than 30 minutes out of the oven!

We are interested in hearing from franchise prospects who understand the challenges of a retail business and have the skills to manage a team of staff in a dynamic customer facing environment.

We offer prospective franchisees;

  • A powerful international brand with a growing network of stores in the UK and worldwide
  • A turnkey approach to setting up your store in the UK with property sourcing, construction and training part of the overall service
  • Full and detailed UK training in one of our stores plus further training for you and your staff in your own store
  • Full complement of manuals and guides to help you manage your business and staff
  • Proven business model with 30 locations in the UK and over 1300 more worldwide
  • Very competitive gross margin
  • Full online toolbox comprising access to your sales on a minute by minute basis, CCTV and full suite of adaptable marketing materials among other tools