With over 700 bakeries worldwide and global turnover for Bakers Delight/COBS Bread of $585M in 2013/14, the company earns the title of ‘Australia’s Most Successful Bakery Franchise.'
Over the past 35 years, this Australian success story has built a strong brand with a distinctive image and has fostered a loyal customer base in local communities around Australia.
Bakers Delight holds a healthy 14.1 per cent of the Australian bread market (Roy Morgan Single Source data October 2012 - September 2014) – a stable market based on Australia's love for freshly baked bread, and growing demand for nutritionally sound produce.
New Zealand has over 25 bakeries on both the North and South Islands.
In Canada, Bakers Delight trades as 'COBS Bread'. Since 2003, COBS Bread has grown close to 80 bakeries across three Canadian Provinces. The ultimate goal is to expand this number to hundreds of bakeries. Find out more at www.cobsbread.com
Within Bakers Delight, company owned bakeries represent close to 10 percent of the network. They are an important asset as they provide not only a source of profit, but an excellent training environment.
Behind every delighted customer there lies a Bakers Delight bakery, a bakery operator, 130 specialist support staff, approximately 15,000 bakery employees serving around 2 million customers each and every week.
Bakers Delight Holdings is a member of the Franchise Council of Australia (FCA) and Franchise Association of New Zealand (FANZ).