FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHY SHOULD I JOIN THE CHUTNEYS TEAM?

Joining the Chutneys team gives you the great opportunity of owning your own business and being a part of the growth story of the first fast casual Indian franchise concept. Simple operations, a lower investment than many franchise restaurant chains, a comprehensive training program, store development assistance, lease negotiations and much more.

WHAT TYPE OR qualifications
does CHUTNEYS seek in a franchise candidate?

Restaurant experience is an asset however it is not a requirement. There are a number of qualifications we look for in an applicant such as:

All franchisees must meet the initial investment requirements and are willing to commit to the Business.

Prior management experience, preferably in food service or hospitality.

Strong leadership and communication skills.

Strong drive and commitment to succeedBusiness acumen

How much are the royalty and advertising fees?

Chutneys franchisees pay 3% in franchise royalties and 1.5% in advertising each week. (Gross sales minus the sales tax).

How much money can I make?

Profitability depends on various factors including operating costs, financing terms, and your ability to
operate the business effectively.

What is the franchise fee for a 20-year franchise agreement?

The franchise fee is currently $15,000, and it is due before the Restaurant opens for business.

How much does it cost to open a CHUTNEYS restaurant?

In addition to the initial franchise fee, each location varies and the initial investment will depend on restaurant size, build out cost, location, etc.

How long is the franchise agreement?

The term of the franchise agreement is 10 years and renewable for an additional 10 years.

Is there opportunity to acquire more than one CHUTNEYS restaurant?

Yes, CHUTNEYS offers both single and multi-unit franchises.