Application Qualifications

  • Complete franchisee preliminary questionnaire.

  • Franchise documents signed and returned

  • Geographical location and interests reviewed

  • Complete franchise application, credit and background checks conducted.

  • Review goals, approval process, designated training and prepare operations plan with Cocca's Pizza.


Interview with our Operations Team

  • Interview preparation and complete due diligence

  • Complete interview with operations team

  • Candidate's existing operations visited, if applicable


Meet the Team Day

  • Visit Cocca's Pizza for a half-day, in-store experience

  • Attend a "Meet the Team Day"

  • Meet with leadership team and Cocca's Pizza team members

  • Discuss initial trade area direction with operations team


Business Plan and Strategy Stage

  • Outline development vision

  • Trade area selection strategy determined

  • Demographic information provided

  • Create plan for future growth

  • Sign letter of intent, return with deposit

  • Notification process to existing franchisee

  • Review & approval of candidate business entity

  • Development Agreement issued

  • Site identification process begins


Construction and Training

  • Finalize site negotiation and lease

  • Finance restaurants

  • Attend operations training

  • Build restaurant

  • Hire team


Grand Opening

  • Open restaurant and start local marketing campaign


Prepare for Growth and Build Additional Locations

  • Run a great restaurant

  • Execute marketing

  • Create growth vision

  • Build more restaurants!