Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
We look forward to speaking with you about your future as a Jon Smith Subs franchisee. In the meantime, we know that you have questions, as many potential franchisees before you.
We want to make the decision process as painless as possible. Below are some of the frequently asked questions that we have encountered.
What is the benefit to buying a franchise rather than starting my own company?
Being a Jon Smith Subs franchisee means you have the support of United Franchise Group’s 30+ years of experience and the benefit of their combined expertise. You’ll receive extensive training and marketing support. You’ll be buying into a successful, proven concept. Alternatively, starting your own business means you are likely starting from scratch, learning by trial and error and doing it all on your own.
What makes the Jon Smith Subs concept special?
There are many key factors that set Jon Smith Subs apart. At the forefront is the customer experience that you will be providing. Uncommon in the fast-casual dining arena is table service, but at a Jon Smith Subs location, food is brought right to the table. Ingredients are fresh, never frozen, and grilled to order. Jon Smith Subs also serves award-winning French fries, which were recently voted #1 out of the top 10 French fries in Palm Beach County.
In addition to great food and unparalleled customer service, as a Jon Smith Subs franchisee you’ll also be a part of the industry-leading, award-winning United Franchise Group family.
How much does it cost to open a Jon Smith Subs franchise location?
This amount will vary depending on multiple factors, which our franchise consultants can go over with you in more detail, but you can expect to invest somewhere between the low $300’s and the low $400’s. This includes the franchise fee of $39,500.
Is financing available to help me cover the costs of getting started?
Yes, for qualified applicants, financing options are available through a third party source. Contact a franchise consultant for more information.
Do I have to be experienced in the restaurant or food service industry to open a franchise?
The short answer is no. You do not need specific food industry or restaurant experience to open a Jon Smith Subs franchise; however, a solid understanding of general business principals is a benefit. We provide extensive training to help ensure that you have the tools you need to succeed before you open your franchise.