The PJ's Standard

Franchisee Qualification Requirements

Financial Requirements

  • Overall ability to secure necessary financing to open PJ's locations
  • Minimum of $75k - $100k in liquid capital for single unit. The number increases for multi-unit franchisees depending on the number of units and the development duration
  • Minimum of $300k in net worth for a single unit. The number increases for multi-unit franchisees depending on the number of units and the development duration
  • Credit worthiness, debt to income, secondary sources of income, etc.

General Characteristics

  • Passionate about the gourmet coffee industry and belief in the PJ's Coffee brand
  • Alignment with our core values
  • Self motivation to be successful
  • Commitment to be actively involved in the business
  • Understanding of "franchising" and ability to work within the framework of a proven system
  • Recognition and acknowledgment of our desire to continue to grow strategically, both domestically and internationally