International Franchising FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can I franchise Potato Corner in my country?

A:  Potato Corner is open to applications for franchise rights for the international market!  There is an application and evaluation process for each territory.

Q: What are the available franchising options?

Phase 1
A. Entry Level Package*
 • Based on a 3-store development plan with corresponding franchise fees for the said stores
 • After opening 3 stores, you may be given the option to apply for the exclusivity rights for the entire territory with revised terms and conditions.
*This is subject to specific country franchise regulations.

Phase 2
B. Master Franchise Agreement
 • Exclusive rights for a territory
 • Development plan for the territory for the next 5-10 years to be presented by the Applicant
 • The Franchisor (Potato Corner) hands over the control of the franchising activities in a specified territory.

Q: How much is the cost of a franchise?

A: The Franchise Fee starts at *USD 40,000 for a 3-store package!

**Franchise fees may vary per territory.
***Note that the Capital Requirement for the Potato Corner International Franchisee must include the Franchise fee and 3-store capital investment

Q: How much is the initial investment per store?

A: The typical investment for an international Potato Corner store model starts at *USD $70,000.00 per store, depending on the territory.

* Note that these are indicative figures.
Breakdown of initial investment includes store design, ventless fryer equipment and small wares, construction and setup of store, permits and other government requirements.

** Prices may vary during the actual processing of application. The applicant will undertake his/her own study on the setup costs based on the mall requirements, government and health requirements, and the market environment of the territory being applied for.

Q: What are the other costs I should consider?

Please take note of the following:
 • Legal Fees
 • Leasing Fees
 • Translation Fees (when applicable)
 • Food Authority (or similar agencies)-related Fees (when applicable)
 • Customs / Importation Brokerage Fees
 • Local Marketing
 • Hiring of Staff
 • Other costs / fees related to local regulations and laws

Q: What are the requirements for a global franchise applicant?

A: Phase 1 : Applicant Information

Individual
Company

Please take note of the following:
 • Legal Fees
 • Leasing Fees
 • Translation Fees (when applicable)
 • Food Authority (or similar agencies)-related Fees (when applicable)
 • Customs / Importation Brokerage Fees
 • Local Marketing
 • Hiring of Staff
 • Other costs / fees related to local regulations and laws

 • Letter of Intent (LOI)
 • Application Form (to be provided by Potato Corner)
 • Market Study Form
 • Copy of Business Registration
 • Copy of Articles of Incorporation

The following documents of Head of Company and Proposed Manager of the Potato Corner franchise:

 • Curriculim Vitae (CV)
 • Copy of government-issued ID
 • Copy of passport

Both

 • Market Study Form (template to be provided by Potato Corner)
 • Initial Business Plan Form (template to be provided by Potato Corner)

Applicant Information:
 • Bank Statements and Certifications
 • Related documents for verification upon request of Franchisor

The requested documents will aids us in the evaluation of your application.

Should you wish to proceed with your application, kindly submit all Phase 1 requirements and Letter of Intent stating how you have come to know about Potato Corner, a brief background of yourself, and the territory you wish to apply for. Please email the requirement of the requirements to shakeworldwide@gmail.com.