Franchising FAQ

DOES MIA ZA’S OFFER SITE SELECTION ASSISTANCE?

We make available the services of a professional who can provide a portion or all of your site selection work. Such services are an additional charge and contracted directly with that company.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO OPEN AFTER FINDING A LOCATION?

Openings depend upon numerous things and it’s difficult to project just how long it will take to build out any particular site. In general one should figure between 6 and 9 months after securing their site before opening for business. In many situations this may be less depending upon the condition of your site and modifications needed.

WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF YOUR FRANCHISE AGREEMENT?

All franchise agreements have an initial term of 10 years and can be renewed for an additional 10 years.

CAN A FRANCHISEE OPEN MORE THAN ONE RESTAURANT?

Mia Za’s Cafe offers two different Franchise Agreements: (1) a single unit and (2) multi-unit franchise agreement. Depending upon your qualifications and desires both are open to all applicants.

WHAT ARE YOUR CURRENT ROYALTY AND ADVERTISING FEES?

Our franchise fee is $35,000, and our continuing royalty is 6% of gross sales, our advertising fee is 3% of gross sales both paid to Mia Za’s Cafe L.L.C. In addition once established there may be up to a 3% Cooperative Advertising fee collected for Regional marketing.