Why Cocoa Grinder

Multiple strong operating locations in the Brooklyn area that are operated under the ownership of Cocoa Grinder. The operating prototypes are very accessible for new potential franchisees in the region to visit and will show well to potential franchise buyers.

Our Story

Started by Abdul Elenani during college in 2013, Cocoa Grinder is more than a coffee shop. It’s an idea that for the hardworking individual of today, convenience is everything: why shouldn’t you have your specialty cup o’joe and healthy meal in the same place?


Becoming a franchise owner will take some initial investment up front. The following is a chart that showcases the initial investment needed to open your own Cocoa Grinder, including costs on the low and high ends.

The Industry

Did you know that America is the largest importer of coffee, at 5.5 billion dollars’ worth in 2013? Between 2000 and 2010, global coffee exports grew from $8.3 billion to $15.4 billion, a staggering 85%.. And don’t forget the fact that 48% of all U.S. coffee cups represent specialty coffee. These numbers continue to grow, too.


The best Cocoa Grinder franchisees will love the concept, menu, and should enjoy serving people. The franchisee should be a great management person and will operate with complete integrity in the business and in front of the customer.

Why Cocoa Grinder