Michael Canlas is actually unstoppable in creating pioneering enterprise ideas. Three years after launching Bang Bang Bangus, Mike and the remainder of Kitchen 77 Meals launched BUNNY BANANA—the primary banana specialty kiosk providing banana ice cream, sundaes, and smoothies.
“’Why not banana?’ That was the easy massive thought. Bananas are ample within the Philippines—in actual fact, we’re one of many high producers and exporters on the planet—but there was no recognized model for banana desserts. That’s after I noticed the chance,” shares Mike.
Bunny Banana opened its first department in Waltermart North EDSA on Might 18, 2023. And since then, it has opened 9 extra shops in several malls in Luzon, with extra branches lined as much as open within the coming weeks. It has turn out to be one of many fastest-growing meals franchises within the nation.
Bunny Banana gives Banana Sundae Cone for under Php29.00; Turon Sundae and Banana Nutella Sundae for Php89.00, Banana Smoothies (Banana Milk, Choco Banana, Banana Graham, Black Sesame, and Matcha flavors) for Php99.00, and Banana Espresso Float for Php69.00.
“I considered the enterprise idea in Might 2022. Since then, I began creating the recipes and my spouse labored on the branding. We determined to name it “Bunny Banana” due to three causes: We needed to have a personality related to the model; apparently, bunnies additionally love bananas; and most significantly, ‘bunny banana’ is straightforward and enjoyable to say,” shares Mike.
Earlier than its official launch final Might, Mike and his group examined the market by bringing Bunny Banana to completely different occasions. Additionally they carried out completely different market analysis actions to test if they’ve an excellent product and if it might work.
“When my spouse, Lucci, and I went to Tokyo in February of this yr, we noticed that there have been plenty of banana dessert kiosks. Actually, they’ve made bananas so cool, enjoyable, and pop. Seeing these additional inspired us that the enterprise thought might actually work,” shares Mike. “Once we went again to the Philippines, Lucci drew a brand new bunny character, designed a brand new packaging, and altered the look of the model. I additionally adjusted the recipes based mostly on the outcomes of our market analysis and added a couple of new flavors. Three months after that journey, Bunny Banana was formally born.
Bunny Banana is open for franchise and as of writing, Bunny Banana has opened branches in SM Grand Central, SM Valenzuela, SM Sangandaan, SM Fairview, SM San Lazaro, SM San Jose Del Monte, SM San Pedro, Waltermart North EDSA, Waltermart Nueva Ecija, and Pageant Mall Alabang. Branches in several Robinsons Malls, Ayala Malls, Fishermall, Greenhills, and different areas are additionally lined as much as open within the coming weeks.
Bunny Banana may also be current within the upcoming Worldwide Franchise Expo, which might be held on October 27-29 on the SMX Mall of Asia.
“Bunny Banana serves good meals and it appears cool. However you understand, the most important pleasure for me in creating Bunny Banana is seeing how a lot our clients from all walks of life get to take pleasure in our merchandise. And that’s the objective of this enterprise—to unfold happiness by serving banana ice cream and drinks, one cup or cone at a time,” concludes Mike.
For extra info on Bunny Banana, contact 0917-1150103 or you may also go to bunnybanana.ph, or take a look at their Fb web page: Bunny Banana and Instagram: @bunnybananaph.