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Niky's is the ultimate dessert shop EXPERIENCE, where you watch your mini donuts being decorated, ice cream being scooped, candy being served and delicious coffee being brewed.
Niky's was started in 2012 by Richard & Kim, naming the fun concept after their son, Niky. Niky is a seven-year-old bundle of fun, who adores his family, cherishes his friends, and lives for great adventures.
Richard and Kim's goal is to create a fun place for families to enjoy delicious treats. Mini donuts, ice cream and candy are so much fun!
Niky's Winning Recipe
Atmosphere focused on family and fun
Guests watch their own donuts being made while they wait
Lots of unique toppings
Donuts are made fresh all day
Hard & soft serve ice cream, milkshakes
New & nostalgic candy
Nut free facility
Niky’s specialty blend coffee serving a variety of hot and iced coffee drinks
Niky's branded merchandise including Niky's children's book
Gift cards, guest loyalty programs and on-line ordering
Catering for events and holidays
Niky's Franchise System
As a franchisee, you'll receive valuable information, training and so much more!
Niky's Start-Up Guide
Niky’s Start-Up Guide is designed to immerse you in the set up of your business from day number one. We’re not content to wait for your trip to Houston to get you going. Instead, we’ve created a program that guides you through every step, big or small, of your businesses set up and start up. From license and permits to marketing and vendor management, our Pre-Training makes sure that you go from franchise approval to Grand Opening as quickly as possible.
Niky's Initial Training
Every franchisee attends Niky’s start-up training in Houston, TX. With years of restaurant experienced, our expert instructors will cover every aspect of owning, running and building a Niky’s location. Executed over a week, you and your management team will spend hours in the classroom, and even more in the field, with real-world, on-the-job training.
With years of experience, we like to think we’ve learned a thing or two about building a large, loyal following. All of our franchisees are trained in Niky’s marketing approaches. We show you what works, and just as importantly, what doesn’t work. We’ll share with you initiatives designed to attract new customers and others geared to making those new customers regulars.
Complete Equipment Package
While making our donuts is an art, selecting the right equipment is a science. We know exactly what you need in your location and exactly where to get it. We’ve done the research and we know what works. The result is a complete equipment package that efficiently and effectively supports the operations of your store.
Site Selection and Build-Out Assistance
Selecting the right site is critical to the success of your business. Managing the build-out of your store correctly can impact the success and profitability of your company for years to come. With Niky's, we help you navigate each step of finding a site and then building that site out.
Distinctive Image and Interior Design
Our interiors is a whimsical, vibrant feel that is designed to give patrons the perfect place to eat, drink and create memories.
A Proven System
When you buy a Niky’s franchise, you’re buying a system based on experience. And you’re buying yourself access to a staff of experts to help you every step of the way.
You'll Also Receive
Use of Niky's name, trademarks, logos
Initial employee hiring/management assistance
Office and business forms
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the franchise fee?
Niky's initial franchisee is $20,000 for your first location. This gets you access to Niky's entire proven system, trademarks, operations manual, along with all of the other benefits included above.
What are the financial requirements for a Niky's franchise?
To be qualified as a candidate, you must have a minimum net worth of $300,000 and at least $100,000 in liquidity, along with having a good credit core and credit history.
What are the royalty fees?
Niky's royalty fee is 6% of your adjusted gross sales. This provides you with many ongoing benefits including expert support, group vendor savings, administrative backup and support, ongoing manager and employee training, franchisee forums, ongoing franchisee training and more.
How quickly can I open my location?
Niky's has a step-by-step process for opening your location. From forming your legal entity, to site selection and finally grand opening. Expect the entire process to take 4 months to 9 months.
Do I need experience running a business?
No, you don't need experience running a business and you don't need experience in food or retail. We training you on operating your business. Our process has been streamlined to make operation and management easy.
Why should I buy a Niky's franchise?
The Niky's business model has a proven track record. You don't need experience, we provide all of the training. The risk is a lot lower than starting a business on your own. Brand recognition and customer loyalty is built-in. Collective buying power for increased profits. Faster startup. You're still your own boss.