Opening a frozen yogurt shop can be a fun, delicious, and lucrative endeavor. However, you can’t really get far with this if you don’t have all the licenses and certification you need. Follow this quick “how to” to give you a rundown of all the items you’ll need before opening your frozen yogurt shop.
What you’ll need:
Tax identification number
Frozen yogurt inventory
1. You’ll need to determine what kind of frozen yogurt business you want to start. Do you want to branch off on a franchise? Will it be self service or full service? When you have these questions answered you can begin researching your local market to learn about opportunities, menu offerings, and pricing scales.
2. Now you’ll need to apply for all of your permits. These include your business license, tax identification number, retail permit and food license. Get started by visiting the U.S Small Business Administration’s website to get more information about businesses and permits in your area.
3. Now you’ll need to do the purchasing for your business. use this helpful checklist
* digital scales
*caddies for displaying toppings
*chairs and tables for customers to sit
*credit card machine
*point of sale system, a great point of sale system helps you keep track of all your inventory and lets you know when and what you need to order new product.