Food Franchises

The COVID-19 pandemic might have brought about a new normal, but it doesn’t change the fact that everyone has to eat! With restaurants now forced to limit seating, more choices are necessary to meet the demand for dine-in options. By investing in a restaurant, you’ll have the opportunity to provide folks with another food option, whether safe dine-in services or takeout for busy people juggling work and life now more than ever.

However, research is vital before you take the leap. Reviewing new requirements for food franchises is a must for long-term success, as well as any changes to how eateries function in the current environment.

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Did You Know?

So far in 2020, orders placed for takeout food have increased by 33%.

SOURCE: Restaurant Business

Since the beginning of 2020, 51% of people have downloaded an app for ordering food.

SOURCE: Bluedot

Makes up about 32% of all franchise establishments in the U.S. and employs over 5 million people

SOURCE: Franchise Business Economic Outlook for 2016

McDonald's is the most valuable fast food franchise with a value of approximately $22.04 billion

SOURCE: Statista

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Restaurant Business

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Bluedot

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Franchise Business Economic Outlook for 2016

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Statista

Types of Food Franchises

One thing that hasn’t been altered by the pandemic is the appetite (pun intended) for plenty of food and restaurant options. Whether you’re looking for a way to provide succulent barbecue options, fast food for busy parents, or a fine Italian meal, there are franchises that offer you those opportunities. If you love a sweet treat, there are plenty of ice cream, smoothie, or frozen yogurt franchises that you can investigate as business opportunities.

When you have settled on the type of experience you want to bring to your customers, there is undoubtedly a food franchise that will work for you.

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Food Franchises Currently Available:

Join the healthy vending revolution with Healthy YOU Vending! The demand for healthy food choices is exploding. We secure your locations. Don’t miss this opportunity!

30k Minimum Cash Required

With a nationally recognized brand, comprehensive training, ongoing support and a product that is loved by people of all ages, it's easy to see why owning a Bruster's Real Ice Cream franchise can be the best investment you...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Simply put, Restaurant Heroes are experts at helping restaurant owners in their community use the power of technology to dramatically improve their profit margins. Restaurant Heroes come from many walks of life including the...

20k Minimum Cash Required

Are you passionate about owning your own business? Are you interested in giving people the choice to eat healthy? If the answer is yes, then you have found the right partner to build you a successful healthy vending...

30k Minimum Cash Required

A West Coast original—Togo’s offers big, fresh, meaty sandwiches and one-on-one service. We look for people who will be involved in the business, managing their restaurant or providing oversight for restaurant managers...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Welcome to the Islands - transport yourself from the every day to that surf shack on the beach where fresh, original poke bowls are presented in unique Hawaiian and Caribbean style. Island Fin Poke Company is a quick casual...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Burrito Shak is a fast casual concept with an emphasis on high quality, chef-inspired menu items. The Burrito Shak atmosphere offers a coastal, laid back vibe focusing on great customer service. Burrito Shak’s fun and...

70k Minimum Cash Required

Ready to be your own boss? Roll with us and enjoy the benefits of a people-focused culture. For more than 20 years, Hissho Sushi has been growing as one of the top leaders in the industry. People are the secret ingredient.

100k Minimum Cash Required

Are you craving a unique Fast-Casual franchise opportunity in the super-hot Mediterranean and Greek category? You aren’t alone. Your future customers are craving the very same thing! Diners love the great taste and healthy...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Shawarma Press® is an emerging shawarma franchise that is proud to present the authentic taste of Mediterranean fast food, in its freshest, healthiest, and most flavorful form! Our team is on a mission to share these...

70k Minimum Cash Required

Erbert & Gerbert’s Sandwich Shop offers you (as a franchisee) an easy and profitable investment and your customers a flavorful menu that keeps them coming back for more! Offerings include sandwiches, wraps, salads, and...

80k Minimum Cash Required

Due to a new building code coming into effect, our Sure Step Non-Slip business is about to explode! Demand for our Exclusive Non-Slip treatment is at an all time high. Act now to join our successful team of distributors, and...

20k Minimum Cash Required

One of the fastest growing restaurant chains in the U.S., Jimmy John’s is now seeking multi-unit operators to fuel our growth. Homemade bread is served freshly baked, and the meats and veggies are freshly sliced in-shop...

200k Minimum Cash Required

PJ’s takes pride in—serving single-origin coffees driven by passion, not costs. That’s why we only utilize the top 1% of Arabica beans and never keep our coffee on the shelf for more than 90 days. This short shelf life...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Own a business that adds value back to your global community. Let the Hard Bean Team help you open YOUR coffee shop with NO UPFRONT FRANCHISE FEES and NO ROYALTIES to pay EVER! In our affordable package, we will design,...

60k Minimum Cash Required

Why Consider a Food Franchise?

Starting any business - even a popular food franchise - has some risk involved, but that’s where franchising comes in. If you want to open your own restaurant, franchises offer a safety net, allowing you to hit the ground running with a successful, proven business model and a brand people love.

So if you've always dreamed of owning a restaurant or your own business, and with so many options, a food franchise could be the answer to your dreams!

Covid-Resistant Franchises?

Yes, They Do Exist

While the economy has taken a hit because of the pandemic, many industries and franchises are doing just fine - even thriving.

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