Soup & Salad Restaurant Franchises

Fast casual dining is a growing segment of the restaurant industry, and a soup and salad franchise fits well within that category. Additionally, a soup and salad franchise addresses consumer demand for healthier meal options. A savvy entrepreneur would do well to consider investing in this type of dining establishment. A soup and salad focused franchise appeals to a wide variety of tastes while offering nutritious and easy meals for today's busy consumers.

Did You Know?

The branded packaged produce and salad market is expected to approach $7 billion in 2018.

SOURCE: Packaged Facts

48% of Americans choose local, natural and organic salad kit options when they're available.

SOURCE: Nielsen Insights

36% of consumers 18-34 are interested in trying more cold soups.

SOURCE: Technomic

42% of consumers are more likely to purchase, and pay more for, salads described as premium.

SOURCE: Technomic

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Types of Soup & Salad Restaurants

From all you can eat soup and salad buffet franchises to fast casual sit down or carry out restaurants, there are options in the soup and salad category. Potential franchisees should investigate what their area may be lacking and what consumer demand will support. There is a lot of versatility in terms of the menu to consider as well, from seasonal options to ethnic inspired recipes, that will be more popular in certain areas than others.

Why Buy a Soup & Salad Restaurant?

A soup and salad franchise allows for a franchisee to adapt to consumers changing tastes as well as the season’s. This ability to change and update the menu will keep consumers excited about your menu and coming back for more. What’s more, this kind of fast casual restaurant franchise fits with consumers growing interest in eating fresh, healthy meals without all the work and fuss. Someone interested in pursuing a restaurant franchise should consider this category’s potential when doing their research.

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Soup & Salad Opportunities:

I Heart Mac & Cheese is a fast casual concept restaurant specializing in customizable, made-to-order macaroni and cheese and grilled cheese sandwiches. The menu combines the creativity of award-winning recipes resulting in a...

70k 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

Off The Hook is a fast casual dining restaurant that provides a quick, delicious Cajun experience. The operation is easily manageable with comprehensive manuals, low employee count, and a smaller footprint than the average...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Togo's is looking for success-driven people who want to own their own popular sandwich shop! Togo's gives its franchisees the benefit of over 30 years of experience, un-matched training and support, marketing plans and much...

100k Minimum Cash Required

A Franchise Loaded With Value. Gooey’s American Grille is the ultimate destination for home comfort food lovers. Gooey’s features a myriad of cheese-based meals with sandwiches and macaroni dishes and is the perfect...

80k Minimum Cash Required
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