Why C&B?

Established

Founded in 2013, Chicken & Blues now operates from 3 locations – in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

Brand Position

Chicken & Blues operates in the quick-serve ‘better chicken’ segment. With a simple yet versatile menu, C&B is a multi-award winning brand that has developed a cult following. In February 2024, C&B won ‘Best Chicken Restaurant in Southern England & Wales’ at the Deliveroo Restaurant Awards.

Formats

Restaurant, takeaway, hybrid, express kiosk. 800-2,500 sq ft.

Royalty & Marketing 

Approx 8% of net sales combined.

Segment

Fast-casual quick-serve chicken with fresh, healthy (or indulgent) options, alongside vegetarian and plant-based choices.

Revenue streams & day parts

Dine-in, takeaway and delivery, from 9am (breakfast) through to lunch, dinner and potential late night (post 10pm).

Franchise fee & CAPEX

Approx £15,000 per unit franchise fee and ready to begin development within the next 12 months. CAPEX starting from £150,000 dependent on format. Expected ROI 2 years.

Franchise advantages

Concept

Healthy, fresh, made-to-order. C&B offers a range of wraps across all day-parts, all with the option to personalise with signature sauces and add-ons, as well as BBQ and fried chicken dishes, alongside vegetarian and plant-based options.

Digital first

Order online for collection or to your table, or through the C&B App. Over 30,000 active members in the Bournemouth area.

Endorsements

Enagaged following online and regular collaborations with celebrities including TV and sports stars creating front-of-mind brand relevance and fame.

Territories

At this early stage, UK-based major towns and cities have strong interest.

Real Estate

Unique positioning and strong trading figures are appealing to landlords.

Unit Economics

High volume, simple operations, diverse menu options, attractive spend per head.

Franchisee Support

Senior management has decades of combined experience.

Markets

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Targeted

Southampton
Portsmouth
Winchester
Weymouth
Salisbury
Brighton
Bath
Bristol

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