Franchise Concept

Over the past five years we have perfected our concept not only in terms of product quality and ingredients, but also in terms of the feasibility and operating procedures. We are now able to offer a turn-key solution to anyone looking to open a Gelato Divino franchise within the UAE or anywhere else in the world.

Even with minimal experience or know-how in the food industry, or even if you are new to running your own business, we can tailor the right solution for you to become a successful entrepreneur.

We will assist you from the very beginning helping you to choose the right location, to hire the best staff and to set up your outlet. The business partners at Gelato Divino will guide you every step of the way to guarantee the success of your business. Some of the services we provide include:

  • Complete Designs for your kiosk or shop
  • Gelato Recipes
  • Standard Operating Procedures
  • Training Support for your gelato chef
  • Sales Training for your staff

Please contact us directly for further detailed information on our recommended business models for your Gelato Divino outlet. We are happy to work around your specific requirements and possible investment limitations to tailor a franchise package suitable for you. We want to grow Gelato Divino not just as a successful business but also as friends and family who are passionate about Gelato spreading this passion throughout the world!

International Franchises

In August 2014 Al Qubaisi Group celebrated the opening of its very first international Gelato Divino franchise in Mombasa, Kenya. After the instant success of this first outlet a second Gelato Divino outlet is now opened at Nyali Mall in Mombasa on 15th February 2015.

In January 2015 Al Qubaisi Group signed its second international franchise agreement with partners in Doha, Qatar. By now there are six successful Gelato Divino outlets there and the number is growing.

Since 2016 Gelato Divino is also operating in Saudi Arabia, Oman and Palestine.


From 13th to 15th February 2014 Gelato Divino was selected to participate in the Gelato World Tour which is a travelling competition to determine the best gelato of the world. The mission of Gelato World Tour is to spread the culture of Italian style gelato, a fresh artisan food product, to gelato lovers throughout the world and Gelato Divino successfully completed this exclusive competition as a finalist with its unique Ricotta Cheese Gelato.