2019 Franchise Costs

Liquid Capital Required:$125,000
Net Worth Required:$350,000
Total Investment:$163,724 - $452,292
Franchise Fee:$35,000

Franchisor Details

Total Units:97
Year Founded:1986
Franchising Since:2001

Saladworks Is The Leader In The Exploding Fast-Casual Restaurant Space

Delicious, Nutritious Salads From Saladworks!

Saladworks is the nation's first and largest fresh-tossed salad franchise. Our model is simple: an efficient, easy to execute operation with strong unit economics. At the forefront of healthy dining, Saladworks offers fresh, made-to-order, entrée-sized salads, proprietary soups, and Focaccia Fusion sandwiches. Choose from over 60 fresh vegetables and salad toppings to create your own, mixed in the moment, personal favorite. With a nearly 30 year history, 97 open restaurants nationwide, and more in the development pipeline.

Saladworks is designed to operate within 250 to 2,300 square feet. Preferred locations include: end cap and in-line restaurants in strip centers, major mall food courts, transportation centers, ground floor sites in major office buildings and street-side locations with high pedestrian traffic, high-visibility in mid to upper-income areas.

Our Fanatic'ly Fresh Support

Our support systems set us apart from the others. We will assist you with choosing a location and designing your store. We'll also help you with lease negotiations and approve all final lease agreements. Saladworks provides a four-week training and familiarization course covering all aspects of conducting business at Saladworks. This includes classroom training (Profit and Loss management, ServSafe®Certification) as well as in-store training for you and your management employees.

Among many other things, Saladworks provides the following support:

  • a proven business model
  • a concept applicable for multiple venues
  • site selection and lease negotiation
  • construction guidance
  • store opening assistance and ongoing operational guidance
  • 4 week training program, including in-store, hands-on experience
  • ongoing ServSafe® certification for store managers and employees
  • volume-negotiated pricing for products
  • cutting edge product development
  • local store marketing and public relations support
  • ongoing business education training
  • Point of Sale/Information Technologies
  • verified and approved vendors & distribution procurement
  • regional dine-around sessions
  • social media

Let's Work Together!

When you join Saladworks, you’ll be working with knowledgeable professionals who are widely experienced in all areas of the restaurant industry. Our support system is what sets us apart from the others. We will assist you with choosing a location and designing your store. We’ll also help you with lease negotiations and approve all final lease agreements.

We’ll teach you everything you need to know about the elements of our business, but there are a few things we'd like you to bring to the table. The most important attributes you should possess are strong organizational and people skills, a good work ethic, enthusiasm and a willingness to adhere to our proven standards. Any prior experience in food service, retail or business management is also helpful but not necessary.

If you think Saladworks could be a good fit for you,
we'd like to hear from you today!

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Please call Larry Sagal directly at (843) 879-2392.

Please Note:

Saladworks is currently accepting inquiries from the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

Interested parties should have at least $100,000 in liquid capital to invest.

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