Village Inn is aggressively recruiting partners with the entrepreneurial drive, passion and determination to help us advance our brand in target markets. Support
We provide the high-level assistance you would expect from a company committed to franchising as a growth vehicle.
Real Estate and Construction
Village Inn performs extensive research to identify areas with sufficient consumer demand to support a Village Inn.
Then our real estate Research Reports and construction professionals are available to help evaluate restaurant locations,
customize plans and help make your new Village Inn restaurant a reality.
Prototype Building Plans
Design and layout assistance for conversions and in-line projects
Construction and remodeling consultation
Training and Operations
Comprehensive Operations and Management Training programs and coupled with pre- and post-opening support will ensure a quality Village Inn operation from day one.
Ten weeks of "hands-on" operations experience at a Village Inn Certified Training Restaurant.
Training in basic management systems
Advanced management training
Supplemental training programs, classes and materials offered in Denver and regionally
Ongoing Field Support
Franchise Consultants provide periodic "on-site" restaurant evaluations, action plans for improved delivery of the Village Inn Operating System and to ensure effective communications between the Franchise Partner and
the Village Inn Corporate Office.
Marketing and Advertising
The Village Inn Production Fund is supported by contributions from both corporate and franchised Village Inn restaurants. The video, audio and print
materials that originate from this fund help support system-wide efforts to increase sales and achieve top-of-mind brand awareness among consumers.
Ongoing development and implementation of marketing campaigns to promote and enhance the Village Inn brand
Marketing and Advertising Calendar communicates planned media and in-store sales promotions
Menus, including late-night, pie, children's and carry-out versions
Free-standing inserts (FSIs)
Posters and Window Clings
Guest frequency programs
Decals and displays
Besides those items funded by the Village Inn Production Fund , we also provide the following marketing and advertising support:
Assist Franchise Partner to formulate a Grand Opening Plan
Matching funds for the Grand Opening promotion, up to $2,000
Planning and media coordination for Regional Advertising COOPS
Our Supply Chain staff leverage ABRH's multi-concept buying power to negotiate favorable pricing on quality ingredients, services and distribution contracts on behalf of the entire system.
National distribution contracts cover full line of food, paper and supplies needed to operate Village Inn restaurants
Complete furniture, fixture and equipment package
Brand purchase agreements
Research and Development
We look for opportunities to improve the Village Inn customer experience by continuously analyzing every aspect of who we are and how we operate.
New Menu offerings that serve to keep Village Inn products "fresh and on-trend"
Quality Assurance - maintain and enhance the overall quality of the ingredients that make up all of the Village inn great menu items.
Work flow efficiency advancement
New food technology and equipment innovation
Information and idea exchange through Franchise Advisory Board