C9 Chocolate & Gelato Franchise

The C9 Difference: A Franchise Beyond Desserts

Maximize Your Investment with C9

Joining the C9 Family means becoming part of a network where your investment flourishes. With our irresistible gelato and desserts, attracting customers is effortless, ensuring your franchise prospers, big or small.

Our approach at C9 Gelato is unique. We emphasize minimizing risks and maximizing returns through a streamlined business model and comprehensive support. You’re equipped with the knowledge to make savvy decisions, optimizing your franchise’s potential.

Before embarking on this journey, we advise consulting with legal and business experts, ensuring you’re fully prepared to succeed with C9 Chocolate & Gelato.

Quality Meets Affordability with C9

At C9, we ensure that our franchisees receive the highest quality products at the most competitive prices. By supplying most products directly, we eliminate the need for middlemen or third-party involvement, significantly reducing operational costs.

Our gelato bases, crafted in our own gelato factories in Sydney and Melbourne, are not outsourced, setting the C9 Franchise apart from others. This commitment to quality and efficiency is what makes partnering with C9 a unique opportunity.

Streamlined Staffing with C9

Our C9 franchise model is designed for efficiency, meaning you won’t have to dedicate a large part of your budget to staff wages. The system handles much of the work, eliminating the need for specialized or highly experienced personnel. Additionally, our franchise model ensures that each shift operates with an optimal number of staff members, allowing you to run your franchise smoothly without the need for external assistance.

2014 - 2019
2022 - 2023

Flexible Location Options with C9

One of the key advantages of partnering with our franchise is the flexibility in choosing your location. With no geographical or demographic limitations, you can establish your C9 gelato and dessert franchise anywhere. Our beloved treats are universally appealing, ensuring your franchise quickly becomes a local favorite.

Stress-free Operations at C9

Managing a C9 franchise is hassle-free. Our model is designed for smooth operation with dedicated support from a franchise account manager and additional resources to monitor your shop’s performance. With C9, running your franchise is straightforward and supported every step of the way.


How to become a franchise owner with C9?
  • To get a franchise for our gelato and dessert shop, you have to start by registering yourself.
  • After you register, our experts at C9 contact you and explain our process for obtaining a franchise.
  • A meeting is scheduled between you and the team at C9 to understand your vision regarding the gelato franchise you wish to obtain.
  • You will be given an information request form along with a self-assessment form to fill out. It helps the team understand your commitment to expanding your dessert shop.
  • You receive your due diligence pack, which has all your financial information, contact lists, etc. With this step, you come closer to your dream of owning a C9 franchise.
  • Afterwards, you give us your confirmation on joining the C9 family.
  • You get an offer from us for a franchise.
  • Once you accept the offer, you become the official franchise partner. You are now part of the C9 family, you can start selling desserts and gelatos.
What do I need to invest in a C9 gelato franchise?

The investment depends on your location, store size, and the design you want for your store. The main investment for the C9 gelato franchise is on the equipment (asset) and shop. If you need any more details, contact our representatives. They will give you all the insights about owning and running a C9 franchise.

Can C9 help me with Finance?

C9 will able to assist you by putting you in touch with preferred lending brokers who fully understand our business and have assisted many of our current franchisees.

What sort of support do I receive ?

What sort of support do I receive ?

The C9 HQ team will be with you from the start to the end of the journey and after your store opens.

The gelato chef. barista trainer, and all C9 training team will get work with you to make sure your store is always on top of everything

The Operations and Training team will support you in aligning with C9 process, staff hiring, staff training

The Marketing team will assist you with all aspects of marketing your franchise from local store requirements through to digital marketing.

How can the C9 gelato franchise assist me in managing finances?

We get you in touch with brokers and analysts who understand the nature of our business. Having relevant experience, they will help you in the finance zone for your franchise. We are well aware that opening a franchise is as difficult as running one. So our gelato makers and every other member provide ample help to you.

Do I receive any support upon purchasing a C9 franchise?

Our team provides endless support to every franchise owner. From setting up a store to the day it opens, we assist you in every step. We send our gelato chef, barista trainer, and all trained staff to your store to make sure it functions smoothly. Making gelatos and desserts isn’t a skill you acquire in one day. So we put the best people at work. They make sure your franchise runs smoothly. Moreover, the Operation and Training team will be in constant contact with you. Even our Marketing team will help you in various aspects to make your franchise fully functional.

If you are ready to dive into the world of C9, contact us today.

How much does a C9 cost me?

This is dependent on location and size of the store.

The approximate cost of the starting a C9 shop -including everything- would be around $300k-$450k

You might also be able to obtain the financial supports by the third parties, who may have approved the C9 concept. C9 will provide you full support if you need any documentation for your financials.


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