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Franchise Opportunity www.OceanBlueYogurt.com 480.854.4880 1.866.R.Yogurt About Ocean Blue Ocean Blue is the ultimate dessert stop. Whether ask if you would like to sample some of our creamy you’re looking for a refreshing sorbet decked-out yogurt teaming with live cultures or maybe a re- with fresh fruit, or a rich cup of yogurt pooling with freshing non-dairy sorbet. Sample as many of our chocolate and caramel we have it! For those of amazing flavors as you please before deciding. you looking for something extra healthy may we Don’t forget to hit the “Creation Station” where suggest Acai, to which we add Indian Gooseberry you will find a multitude of toppings to finish off (rich in anti-oxidants) and Omega-3! Don’t want your custom dessert. to get out of your car, some of our locations offer curbside “to go” service. No time to bake, take one Committed to providing you with the best possible of our yogurt pies home and impress your guests! customer service and highest quality ingredients are what set Ocean Blue apart from the other guys. You When visiting an Ocean Blue store you will be won’t find any artificial stiffeners or gums here, so greeted by one of our personalized lifeguards. you wont be left with that unpleasant aftertaste. They aren’t there to protect you from drowning but Every time you enjoy Ocean Blue Frozen Yogurt, to help you create your perfect treat. They might your tummy will thank you for the millions of live cultures which aid in a healthy digestive tract. Sug- ar highs and lows are a thing of the past when you eat dessert here, since all of our yogurt and non- dairy sorbets are sweetened with natural fruit sugar (Fructose, not high fructose corn syrup). Everyone loves a great tasting dessert and the com- binations you can create are endless. Recent dis- coveries have been: Peanut Butter and Jelly (Peanut Butter and Boysenberry sorbet swirled), Key Lime Pie (Key Lime Tart and graham cracker crumbs) and Cream-sickle (Vanilla & Orange Sorbet swirled). If you come up with a new combination, let an Ocean Blue Lifeguard know and we just might feature it! With so many toppings and flavors to choose from a new discovery is right around the corner. One taste and you’ll never forget the name; it’s the yogurt that will cover the planet like a wave, an “Ocean Blue” wave. About Ocean Blue Why Why Frozen Yogurt? Frozen yogurt is enjoyed around the world and • Practical, hands-on Training U.S. sales have increased annually. With millions • Innovative, contemporary concept of consumers looking to make healthier lifestyle • New flavors created often, with franchisee and choices, offering a product that not only has health customer input in mind benefits, but also tastes delicious is a great asset. • Product that appeals to health-conscious consum- Newer technologies and innovative flavors make ers • On-going support this industry exciting. • A strong desire to help all franchisees succeed in ownership of an Ocean Blue Frozen Yogurt™ • The frozen dessert market is expected to grow franchise by more than $4 billion to a total of $27.6 bil- lion by 2012. (Source: The U.S. Market for Ice Cream and Related Frozen Desserts/Packaged Facts) • In 2006, total U.S. sales of ice cream and fro- zen desserts reached nearly $23 billion. Of that total, $13.9 billion was spent on “away from home” frozen dessert purchases, such as scoop shops, food service, and other retail sales out- lets..(Source: 2007 Dairy Facts/International Ice Cream Association) • U.S. yogurt sales more than doubled, to $5 bil- lion, from 1998 to 2006. (Source: Euromoni- tor) Nutrition Facts Creamy Tart Milk Chocolate Non Fat Chocolate Nutrition Facts California Tart Sorbet Vanilla Health Facts Obesity and high fructose corn syrup The number of Americans who are obese has quadrupled in recent years, a study shows. At the same time, high fructose corn syrup consumption has risen at parallel rates. Pounds Consumed: Obesity: Bars 80 The graph traces track the increased pounds average number of percentage of obese 35% pounds of high fructose Americans age 20 years corn syrup consumed and older, for available 70 by Americans each year years studied. 30 60 25 50 20 40 15 30 10 20 10 5 0 0 ‘76 ‘78 ‘80 ‘82 ‘84 ‘86 ‘88 ‘90 ‘92 ‘94 ‘96 ‘98 ‘00 Source: Centers for Disease Control, American Obesity Association, Chronicle research Health Facts Blood sugar response to fructose and glucose Unlike glucose, fructose does not cause marked hyperglycemia fol- lowed by a sharp decline in blood sugar level. (Adapted from Olef- sky, 1980.) 170 150 Glucose 130 High Serum Glucose (mg/100ml) Blood 110 Sugar Fructose 90 Normal Blood 70 Sugar (Fasting) 50 Low Blood Sugar 0 30 60 120 180 Time (min) *Fructose and Glucose Ingestion and Muscle Glygogen Use During Submaximal Exercise. L. Levine, W.J. Evans, et al., Journal of Applied Physiology: 55 (6) 1767-1771, 1983. Flavors Açaí Our Acai yogurt is not only Comparison of ORAC Values loaded with live cultures, it (Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity) has another superfruit, Indi- ORAC measures the scavenging capacity of an antioxidant an Gooseberry plus the es- compound against cell-damaging free radicals. sential fatty acid Omega-3. Combined, these make a Fruit Extracts H-ORAC* power packed treat that no one else offers. Here are Indian Gooseberry 1770 some of the benefits: Acai 997 Pomegranate 105 • Lowers Stress Cranberry 93 • Promotes Sound Sleep Plum 63 • Increases Energy Levels Blueberry 62 • Improves Liver Health Blackberry 53 • Increases Focus Raspberry 48 • Help’s Depression • Reduces Risk of Cancer Strawberry 36 • Can help ADHD Apple 27 Peach 19 Orange 18 Tangerine 17 Banana 9 *Data expressed as pmole of trolox equivalent/g. References: X, Wu et al, J Agri Food Chem, 52, 4026-37, 2004; A.G, Schauss at al, J Agri Food Chem, 54(22), 8604-10, 2006. H-ORAC value for Capros* (Indian Gooseberry) was determined by Brunswick Laboratories, a third-party commercial laboratory that developed the patented ORAC assays used in the above references. Flavors Creamy Vanilla Tart Chocolate Sorbet Creamy Mint Lime California Peanut Butter Lemon Peach Double Fudge Grape Mango Banana Boysenberry Key Lime Custard Peach Boysenberry Caramel Pecan Mango Mint Truffle Pineapple Blueberry Muffin Banana Orange Investment Breakdown Franchise Fee $35,000 Leasehold Improvements & Computers $50,000 to $500,000 Equipment and Signage $50,000 to $200,000 Opening Inventory $50,000 to $70,000 Permits, Real Estate, Rent & Deposits $4,000 to $30,000 Training $600 to $6,000 Pre-Opening $0 to $15,000 Insurance $1,000 to $2,200 Working Capital $60,000 to $80,000 Total $245,600 to $938,200 Initial Costs Franchise Fee - Compensates Ocean Blue Frozen Yogurt™ for materials and services related to start-up, use of trademark, proprietary information, manuals, training, marketing materials, business forms, professional consultation, and other support and administrative activities. Leasehold Improvements – This depicts the costs you should expect to incur to complete the build out of your location. Computers – Our current hardware requirements ensure you will have the technological ability to operate your franchise efficiently. You must also maintain a high-speed Internet connection, such as cable, DSL, or fractional T1 (no ISDN), and a custom Ocean Blue Frozen Yogurt™ software package. Permits, Real Estate, Rent & Deposits – Required payments for business licenses and permits, facility rental, security deposits, and various other utility and insurance premium pre-payments as required on an individual basis. Training – Expense related to training-related travel including meals and lodging. Pre-Opening – Professional fees, opening expenses, and Grand Opening advertising. Insurance – You must obtain and maintain the specific insurance coverage that we require and satisfy other insurance-related obligations that may be regulated by your state or local government. Working Capital – Funds allocated for various other expenses regarding start-up and marketing costs, as well as an initial deficit reserve. On-going Franchise Fee – Ocean Blue Frozen Yogurt™ receives a monthly royalty of 6% of gross sales. Advertising – Ocean Blue Frozen Yogurt™ may collect a monthly advertising fee in the amount of 3% of gross sales to support the development and maintenance of a professional marketing plan for discretionary regional and local market areas. Example Floor Plan
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