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Sweet Nel's

Business Opportunity

The Next Big Thing - Sweet Nel's Cafe - Organic Ice Cream & Gelato, Gourmet Coffee, Cookies - 3 concepts in one.

Facts & Figures

Liquid capital required
$200,000 - $500,000
Units in operation
Franchising Since


Investment Level $337,000 - $539,000
Cash Required: $100,000 - $150,000

Invest in What's Coming - Not in What's Going Away...

Sweet Nel's is the Next Big Thing - the cafe experience of the future is here today - and about to explode!

Our Products

Organic ice cream is fresher, better for you with a richness only found in gourmet level ice creams. Freshly made Gelato made in front of you with fresh, organic ingredients. We even make our own hot fudge from scratch in the shop. 

A full selection of Gourmet Coffee drinks, freshly baked cookies together with our organic ice creams and gelato makes Sweet Nel's three concepts in one. Open early mornings to cater to coffee lovers and late nights to cater to the ice cream crowd, Sweet Nel's caters to everyone, but especially to the Whole Foods and Trader Joe's kind of consumer who appreciates both higher quality and organic products.

Watch our video and get an idea of what Sweet Nel's is all about.

Sweet Nel's  - from Nelson's Creamery - an 80 year old company making ice creams since the 1930's.

Initial Investment

Inspired design and efficient use of space makes Sweet Nel's both attractive and cost effective.

  • Total Investment Range: $337,000 - $539,000 (cash required $100,000 - $150,000)
  • Financing available through 3rd party lenders
  • Recommended Unit Size - 1,900-2,700 sq. ft.
  • Low royalty of only 5% on gross sales (excluding sales tax or advertising contributions)

Very Strong Support

  • Comprehensive 2-week classroom training.
  • 2-week on-site pre-opening support from our field team getting your Sweet Nel's ready.
  • 2 weeks on-site post-opening support ensures smooth operations even from the very beginning.
  • Continuing field service provided by our corporate team to help you on a ongoing basis.
  • In-store teaching seminars, in-store promotional assistance, ongoing employee training services makes our franchise support second to none.
  • Full marketing support including web based promotional activity performed by our corporate on your behalf.

Our Products that are In Demand

  • Nelson's Dutch Country Organic Ice Creams
  • Nelson's Dutch Farms Traditional Ice Creams
  • Sweet Nel's Gelato made with organic ingredients
  • LaColombe Coffee - celebrated as Philadelphia's best coffee
  • Famous 4th Street Cookies - Philly's best cookies for 2 decades.
  • No chemicals, nothing artificial, no artificial colorings - only pure and wholesome ingredients.

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