Little Dessert Shop® is a multi award winning brand, offering a dessert experience like no other. Little Dessert Shop® has won numerous awards including Dessert Outlet of the Year in 2015 & 2017. We are recognised as the leading brand in the UK dessert market.
When it comes to desserts we know what works - an extensive dessert menu served in luxurious surroundings.
The business model is prosperous & has been successfully launched in a number of locations across the UK. The prime goal is to expand nationally, aiming for 50 stores by the end of 2021. To date we have partnered with several landlords including Hammerson & Intu. We also have an accreditation from the BFA (British Franchise Association).
Our family friendly stores have helped increase footfall into town centres as as making a positive contribution to the local area by creative employment opportunities.
We continue to work hard to perfect our formula & would like to invite prospective landlords to share our success.
Little Dessert Shop® only use qualified & experienced personnel from design to store construction. Our in house project team manages the architects, store planners & CAD designers from liaising with local authority planners to store opening. We also undertake regular store inspections to ensure the premises is free from defects. Any repair work will be undertaken within a reasonable timeframe to ensure the premises is kept to a high standard.
Where possible we will adapt the store decor & design to fit with the local surroundings & local heritage.
What are the property requirements for a Little Dessert Shop® store?
Our property criteria are as follows:
A1 use (A3 preferred)
Situated in high footfall areas
Close to restaurants, bars, major retail brands, cinemas
Good transportation links & close to car parking facilities
Mix of both residential & commercial environments
Both leasehold & freehold properties considered
Does the brand sell alcohol?
Little Dessert Shop® is an alternative destination to socialise & prides itself as an alcohol free brand.
What term of lease does Little Dessert Shop® consider?
The typical standard lease is a minimum of 10 years with a 5 year break clause.
Would Little Dessert Shop® consider Freehold?Yes Little Dessert Shop® do consider buying properties (retail, shops, buildings, houses, apartments) regardless of its status & purchase freehold units anywhere in England & Wales.
We will make instant, no obligation offers on properties be it retail or residential, throughout England and Wales, regardless of the size, location, condition, occupancy or value. We are genuine buyers and have the quickest, most reliable team to make the transaction as swift as possible, with no middle men.
Does the business require A3 usage?
We consider both A1 & A3 uses, as no cooking is carried out in the store premises, Little Dessert Shop® does not have the need to use any type of kitchen extraction.
To submit a property to our experienced team please complete the form below.