About Acai Express Superfood Bowls

At Acai Express our mission is to provide our customers the best experience with the highest quality products. We strive to promote a healthy existence by offering customers a lifestyle brand with products that benefit our minds, our bodies, and our souls.

Our products are created with the active and health-conscious consumer in mind creating a socially responsible business model.

In July 2013, Hector Westerband, an avid surfer, founded Acai Express in his homeland of Puerto Rico. Beginning with a single food truck in Guaynabo, Hector wanted to promote a healthy lifestyle centered around the nutrient-rich acai berry. Beginning with a single food truck in Guaynabo, Hector wanted to promote a healthy lifestyle centered around the nutrient-rich acai berry.

The rapid popularity of his food truck meant he quickly expanded the brand to open franchises elsewhere on the island (13 locations in Puerto Rico as of 2018).

OUR MISSION IS SIMPLE

-To Serve the best tasting, highest quality superfood bowls that go hand in hand with a lifestyle based around health and fun.

At Acai Express we offer our customers the best experience with the highest quality products. We strive to promote a healthy existence by providing customers a lifestyle brand with products that benefit our minds, our bodies, and our souls. We’ve created our brand with the active and health-conscious consumer in mind creating a socially responsible business model.

Acai Express creates an experience for people to “unplug” from the noise and stress of day-to-day life. Using our Premium Organic 100% Grade “A” Acai as the centerpiece, our guests can practice an active and healthful eating lifestyle without giving up the flavor… They are always eager to “refresh” & feed their mind, body & soul with our array of delicious Acai Express super food bowls. We believe it’s essential for you to know that we make every effort to build the Acai Express brand in a socially responsible manner.

For example, we harvest our Acai Berries from local farmers in the Amazon Rainforest. By purchasing our acai from local farms in Brazil, it discourages deforestation. This practice also creates financial opportunities for the local farmers, their families and the communities where they live. We take this commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility very seriously.

The products we sell, the organizations we support and the lifestyle we promote all go hand in hand to build a better relationship not only with our guests but also with our planet in general. We practice diversity, inclusion and equal opportunity in our day to day business life and expect the same from our franchisees, employees, and vendors.

We believe it is this quest for a better corporate culture that will set us apart from many other businesses. We keep this goal at the forefront while striving for better ways to do business. We are committed to a culture of appreciation for our guests, franchisees, team members and the people touched by Acai Express.

Company Founded

2013

Current Leadership

Hector Westerband, FoFranchises Under & President

Started Franchising

2014 (7 years)

Total Number of Units

21 (as of 2020)

Part-Time / Full-Time

Full Time

How Much Does It Cost To Open A Acai Express Superfood Bowls Franchise?

There are several costs associated with opening a Acai Express Superfood Bowls franchise. There is typically a franchise fee set by the franchisor, which covers the costs of opening a franchise location. Some other commons fees include equipment fees, marketing fees, licensing fees, insurance, and taxes, to name a few.

Some franchises may have a weekly fee that the franchisee pays for operating a Acai Express Superfood Bowls franchise. The weekly fee for opening a Acai Express Superfood Bowls franchise is not specified.

The full breakdown of these fees can be found in the Financial Disclosure Document (FDD) provided to franchisees by the franchisor. The FDD report will contain additional information such as whether the franchise is renewable (Acai Express Superfood Bowls Is Renewable) and does the franchise offer financing support (Acai Express Superfood Bowls Acai Express Superfood Bowls has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: startup costs, equipment, inventory).

Acai Express Superfood Bowls Company Details

Here are some additional details about Acai Express Superfood Bowls.

Initial Investment $20,000
Royalty Fee 6%
Ad Royalty 2%
Cash Requirement $50,000 - $75,000
Term of Agreement 10 years
Absentee Ownership No
Run from Home Yes
Part Time No

Training and Support Offered By Acai Express Superfood Bowls

Acai Express Superfood Bowls offers several support options to its franchisees. With 21 (as of 2020) units, Acai Express Superfood Bowls aims to provide support to each franchise owner to help them operate a successful franchise location. Acai Express Superfood Bowls offers 41 hours on the job training, 40 hours classroom training, and No additional training.

Training and Support Offered

Here are the support options offered by Acai Express Superfood Bowls.

On-The-Job Training 41 hours
Classroom Training 40 hours
Additional Training No
Ongoing Support
  • Meetings & Conventions
  • Grand Opening
  • Online Support
  • Security & Safety Procedures
  • Lease Negotiation
  • Field Operations
  • Site Selection
Marketing Support
  • Ad Templates
  • Social Media
  • SEO
  • Website Development
  • Email Marketing
  • Loyalty Program/App

Is Acai Express Superfood Bowls Right For You?

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