Steps in the Franchise Process
- Complete the application
- Personal interview with Vito & Nick’s Pizzeria team
- Receive and review Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)
- Undergo credit and background checks
- Proof of assets and financing
- Secure Financing
- Find a Suitable Location
- Negotiate Lease
- Letter of Intent to the Landlord
- Construction begins
- Begin training for franchisee and crew
- Grand opening!
You will immediately notice the difference in doing business with Vito & Nick’s Pizzeria. We are passionate about providing a unique dining experience in the food industry. Because of this passion and commitment, we are a highly visible partner to our franchisees. We have established expert teams to support you in every aspect of your business – from site selection and lease negotiation to grand opening and systemwide marketing events.
Vito & Nick’s Pizzeria program provides complete franchise support, including:
- Store Operations and Business Consulting Support
- Research & Development
- Real Estate and Development
Training is an integral part of our system. All franchisee’s go through three weeks of complete store operations training, with two days in a classroom setting. With five days of on-site training once a store opens, we continually provide ongoing training and support for franchise partners and their crew members.
Our success in franchising will be a targeted growth strategy, basing our development expansion decisions on the best locations and partners.
Vito & Nick’s Pizzeria likes to equate the nature of a franchisor/franchisee relationship to that of a good, committed partnership. Both parties need to engage in ongoing, transparent communication, commit to teamwork to reach established goals, provide superior support to one another when pursuing objectives, and consistently present a listening ear and willingness to collaborate and compromise, if needed.
We hope to partner with individuals who appreciate and can easily get on board with the operating spirit between the franchise community and corporate representatives. We strive to maintain a relationship of collaboration in order to reach mutually beneficial business goals – a must for a thriving long-standing relationship. Equally as important is a commitment to uphold our Vito & Nick’s Pizzeria operation standards and established brand personality. Vito & Nick’s desires to partner with individuals who possess a strong background in business operations and are able to demonstrate the passion to become owner operators.