Simple, Elegant French Patisseries…
Authentic French Macarons

Only the Best Support

“It was my first time running a business, they helped me in all different ways. I was scared at the beginning but I take the chance and then I realized it was really easy.”

Angel Santiago, Le Macaron French Pastries

Our Exceptional Products
Speak for Themselves

Streamlined Operations with
No On-Site Baking

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Say “Oui” to an Exceptional Opportunity … Discover our simple, niche concept with limited direct competition. Our true French macarons are the perfect delicacy, original and elegant; French gelato, French pastries, European style beverages and more!

You will receive the best in support from the moment you begin your discovery, to your pastry shop opening and beyond. It is our mission to provide you with the highest quality products, training, support tools, marketing and more.

Our Difference

Owner-operators take pride in creating an upscale retail oasis that introduces a new culinary standard in their communities. Meanwhile, they enjoy a smooth transition to entrepreneurship with the expert guidance of our support team. Rich in both flavor and origin, our products are synonymous with luxury, simplicity and the French way of life. Le Macaron French Pastries® revolutionizes the retail bakery sector with an elegant pâtisserie concept characterized by luxury, yet affordability.

Why Franchise?

Be in business for yourself and not by yourself, this phrase has been sounded over decades of franchising. Franchising gives us the edge for a win-win especially when your equipped with the tools, resources and a passionate network of Le Macaron French Pastries® franchisees. Le Macaron French Pastries® sees the time as now to leverage our unique, niche opportunity. Today’s consumers are longing to engage with their food in new, creative ways. They want flavor and texture, quality and presentation. To answer that growing desire, we say, “Voilà!” Complete with all the charms of a traditional pâtisserie, our boutique- style café invite guests to slow down and experience the best of France in just a few bites.

Le Macaron French Pastries® revolutionizes the retail bakery sector with an elegant pastry shop/café concept characterized by luxury, yet affordability. With more than 50 locations and counting, the franchise brand is poised to transform culinary culture across the U.S. alongside qualified investors. View the Le Macaron French Pastries® Industry Report.

Location

    • Optimal Size:
      • Traditional Café: 800 – 1,000 square feet
      • Kiosk Model: Varies by location
    • Shopping/dining destinations with high foot traffic. A place where folks enjoy lingering, out for a day or the evening or an event
    • Vibrant lifestyle centers, quaint downtown or historical areas, tourist destinations
    • A strong sense of community
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Our ideal candidate

Le Macaron French Pastries® is looking for owner/operators and investors with solid operators in
mind. Motivated, like-minded people with a desire to share our delicious mission.

A strong belief in Le Macaron French Pastries® product and business model.

Desire to engage guests and a passion for excellence in customer service.

Basic business knowledge and the willingness to learn.

The ability to lead with the attitude of a team player. In a franchise model, the franchisor and fellow franchisees depend on you to protect and adhere to the systems and methods the franchise company requires.

A strong sense of community.

*No prior baking or restaurant experience is required

Investment

Single Unit Investment Requirements

Traditional Café and Permanent Kiosk Models

Investment Range:$146,000 – $373,500
Includes Franchise Fee: $45,000
Minimum Liquid Capital: $65,000
Development Fee: $99,000 (Three Pastry Shops, multi-unit development program)

 

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Investment Range: $91,750 – $127,000
Includes Franchise Fee: $45,000
Minimum Liquid Capital: $20,000
Development Fee: $99,000 (Three Pastry Shops, multi-unit development program)

 

Multi-Unit and Area Development Opportunities Available.



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Qualified Veterans receive a 20% discount off the Franchise Fee.
Our established relationships with lenders can provide competitive terms and rates for qualified individuals.


Financing Partners

You can get an instant equipment lease quote, compare monthly payment plans, and apply for an equipment lease or loan all in less than 2 minutes. Best of all it’s free! Le Macaron French Pastries is not a lender but has partnered with the leading finance companies in the marketplace to provide competitive rates across a large spectrum of financial needs. Even if your business is too young to qualify for financing, don’t worry, we will refer you to someone who can help review alternative sources of financing. So get an instant equipment financing quote and get started today! There is no impact on your credit and you’ll be able to choose the best payment plan, complete your application, and receive the financing you need in record time!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Le Macaron French Pastries® stands out as an upscale retail experience centering a French favorite whose history is centuries old. Complete with handcrafted true French macarons, French gelato, gourmet chocolates, and artisanal coffee; our patisseries offer little luxuries that make people smile.

Our product selection is constantly changing – as we continue to perfect time-tested recipes using the highest quality ingredients. Combine delectable French delicacies with a warm, inviting atmosphere and you have a sophisticated retail destination whose elegance is unmatched. Beyond the in-store experience, Le Macaron French Pastries® allows guests to share our distinct brand of joy with loved ones by offering macarons as gifts, party favors, and more. 

First bite is a surprise. Second bite is a flavor. Third bite is a pleasure.™ With each new location, Le Macaron French Pastries® invites communities nationwide to indulge in a simpler way of life. 
Our Le Macaron French Pastries ® support team provides owner-operators with multiple avenues for initial and ongoing support. These avenues include help with site selection, design layout, store setup, pre-opening training and more. We also assist with ongoing support such as new product development, periodic fields visits, annual franchisee conferences and consultative marketing efforts.
While prior experience in the foodservice and/or retail industries would be extremely beneficial, it is not a requirement. Our Le Macaron French Pastries® support team offers a variety of resources to benefit both seasoned and emerging owner-operators. In addition to providing ongoing support and training, we handle all baking and preparation in our Le Macaron Confectionary kitchens. By delivering all pastries fresh to each location, we effectively eliminate on-site production – making the operational aspect of running a Le Macaron French Pastries® franchise that much easier! 
Though delays in construction, permitting or similar factors might occur, we anticipate that your Le Macaron French Pastries® pastry shop will open for business four to six months after the Franchise Agreement is signed.
For a single unit Le Macaron French Pastries® Traditional Café or Permanent Kiosk the total estimated initial investment necessary to begin operation ranges from $126,000 to $353,500, which includes the initial franchise fee of $30,000. Franchise candidates and their partners/investors must have a combined liquid capital of at least $75K and a combined net worth of at least $$400K to qualify.

For a single unit Le Macaron French Pastries® Modular Kiosk the total initial investment necessary to begin operation ranges from $59,750 – $95,000, which includes the initial franchise fee of $15,000. Franchise candidates and their partners/investors must have a combined liquid capital of at least $30K and a combined net worth of at least $250K to qualify.

Multi-unit and area development opportunities available.
To find out about how you can open your own Le Macaron French Pastries ® shop, please feel free to contact us directly either by Phone or by Text at 941 685 2334, e-mail franchise@lemacaron-us.com or tell us more about yourself with our Franchise Information Request form found by choosing the Get Started tab above.
A typical Le Macaron French Pastries® Traditional Café pastry shop occupies 800 to 1,000 square feet of commercial space, while our Le Macaron French Pastries® kiosk models are designed for smaller space requirements. Cafés and kiosks can easily adapt to a variety of high foot traffic shopping, dining and tourist destinations.

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franchise@lemacaron-us.com