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Franchise Process

At Popeyes®, we have a dedicated development team to assist you in each step of the Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen franchise process below:

  1. Initial franchise inquiry made
  2. Initial conversation with Popeyes franchise team
  3. Perform due diligence
  4. Submit application package
  5. Credit clearance
  6. Receive and review Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)
  7. Meet with existing franchisees
  8. Meet with Director of Development
  9. Meet with Regional Director of Operations
  10. Discovery day in Atlanta, GA
  11. Restaurant franchise approval
  12. Development agreement executed
  13. Site selected
  14. Site accepted
  15. Franchise agreement executed
  16. Construction begins
  17. Schedule managers for training
  18. New franchisee orientation program
  19. Restaurant opens

The above list is not comprehensive and Popeyes may change the list at any time without notice. Completing the required steps does not guarantee acceptance into the Popeyes franchise system.

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