OPERATIONS MANUAL

NOTICE OF CONFIDENTIALITY

This manual and the information contained herein is intended for the sole use of a licensed franchisee of The Croissant Tree. The owner of this manual agrees to maintain the absolute confidentiality (disclosing information to employees only to the extent necessary for the operation of the business) of the contents of this manual as well as any trade secrets of The Croissant Tree. Any other use of this documentation is prohibited and protected by law.