Love the Chawlas2® concept and want to be a part of our growth? Help spread the love by becoming a franchise owner! Our restaurant business is perfect for foodies and those who are passionate about creating a memorable dining experience. Although restaurant experience is not necessarily a requirement, it helps if you know your way around a wok.
Owning and operating a restaurant is not always easy, so potential franchisees must be up for the challenge and ready to reap the rewards of being a business owner. If you’re serious about becoming a Chawlas2® operator, complete the form below. After reviewing the application, we will get the ball rolling. Keep in mind that we are actively seeking franchises in the following markets; however, we are open to broadening our horizons for the right fit.
Markets & Locations
We are looking for good operators, who want the pride, challenge and rewards of owning your own Chawlas2® in the following markets and we will consider if you have a great location in your city or market that is not listed below.
- New York
- New Jersey
WHAT IS MY INITIAL INVESTMENT AND HOW MUCH CAPITAL DO I TYPICALLY NEED?
Chawlas2® franchises are available for the total initial turn-key investment of US$301,000 – US$472,500, includes an initial franchise fee of $35,000. The investment could substantially be reduced if you can convert an existing restaurant.
The Chawlas2® Franchise Program offers opportunities for single unit franchises in designated markets across the U.S. There are exceptional opportunities available for multi-unit developers in some of the most highly ranked
markets in the U.S. Major metropolitan areas require that multi-unit developers develop a minimum of three stores over a stipulated timeframe.
We require that single-unit operators have a minimum net worth of $250,000 of which $150,000 must be liquid capital. Multi-unit developers must have liquidity totaling $150,000 per store that they are seeking to develop. Single-unit developers must live in the market they are seeking to develop.
Multi-unit developers must either live or operate existing businesses in the market they are seeking to develop.
Multi-unit developers must have restaurant operational or development experience.
WHAT DOES THE US$3 01 ,000 – US$ 472 , 5 00 INVESTMENT INCLUDE?
The investment range covers all fees, construction costs, starting inventory, décor, equipment, and even includes working capital. Essentially, these numbers represent everything you need to open and operate a Chawlas2® . Your investment could be higher or lower depending on what area of the country you are interested in.
ARE THERE ANY CONTINUING OR ONGOING FEES AFTER I PAY THE INITIAL FRANCHISE FEE?
Yes, you pay an ongoing royalty fee of 5% of weekly sales. Advertising expenses of 2.5 %, are required to be paid into the Chawlas2® Marketing Fund
HOW MUCH MONEY CAN I MAKE FROM A Chawlas2® INVESTMENT?
Since the actual results of individual franchises are based on factors that are not within control of Chawlas2® , we do not provide estimates of profits or revenues.
WHAT TYPES OF LOCATIONS ARE SUITED FOR Chawlas2® ?
Chawlas2® locations are gener ally about 1500 square feet. They are usually located in neighborhood and community strip centers, power centers and business district locations. The optional area is typically densely populated, has significant traffic count, and is highly visible and located near numerous traffic generators.
DOES Chawlas2® MAKE MONEY ON ANY PRODUCTS OR SUPPLIERS DISTRIBUTED TO THE STORE?
No, Chawlas2® doesn’t markup any goods, items, or supplies distributed to the store. We believe that by helping our franch isees reduce their expenses; they will in turn be more profitable and open more stores.
DO I HAVE TO RUN THE STORE?
You are not required to run the store, but successful stores are those operated by the owner(s), an operating partner or a seasoned manager.
CAN YOU SEND ME A FDD FOR MY REVIEW?
The Application must be completed and returned to the Chawlas2® for review. We then evaluate each applicant’s qualifications and ascertain a candidate’s financial ability to successfully open and operate a Chawlas2® Restaurant. Once an applicants’ qualifications are approved and matched with available opportunities candidates will be issued a Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD).
Notice Regarding Franchise Offers and Sales
- This information is not intended as an offer to sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy, a franchise. It is for information purposes only. There are approximately 14 countries and 15 US states that regulate the offer and sale of franchises. The countries are Australia, Brazil, Belgium, Canada (provinces of Alberta and Ontario), China, France, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Russia, South Korea, Spain, and the United States of America. The US states are California, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin. If you are a res ident of one of these states or countries, are receiving this message in one of these states or countries, or intend to operate a franchise in any of these states or countries, we will not offer you a franchise unless and until we have complied with any ap plicable pre – sale registration and/or disclosure requirements in the applicable jurisdiction.
- This offering is not an offering of a franchise. In New York (USA), an offering of a franchise can only be made by a prospectus that has been previously file d and registered with the Department of Law of the State of New York. The application for registration of an offering prospectus or the acceptance and filing thereof by the Department of Law as required by the New York law does not constitute approval of t he offering or the sale of such franchise by the Department of Law or the attorney general of New York.