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:

Bigger, Better, Blimpie - Blimpie is one of the largest sub sandwich franchises in America. Quality, fresh-sliced meats and cheeses set the brand apart. Easy to own and simple to operate. Join our franchise family and reach...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Saladworks leads the exploding fast-casual salad space, with nine consecutive quarters of positive same-store sales growth through 2017. America’s original entrée salad destination opened in 1986, and today consumers can...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Wayback Burgers is strategically poised to grow dynamically. This could be your opportunity to partner with a leader in a rapidly growing food market category.

100k Minimum Cash Required

grown is the first ever 100% USDA organic certified fast food restaurant on the East Coast and is growing rapidly! Founded by culinary enthusiast and busy Mom, Shannon Allen, wife of future NBA Hall of Famer Ray Allen,...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Want to own a profitable and proven sub sandwich franchise business, but don’t want to be another cog in “The Man’s” system? Take our proven model, but keep your individuality. Be great, but have fun and do it your...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Wayback Burgers is strategically poised to grow dynamically. This could be your opportunity to partner with a leader in a rapidly growing food market category.

100k Minimum Cash Required

The Symposium Restaurants have been “Redefining the Cafe experience” since 1996: responding to change, adapting to consumer dining trends, and above all setting high standards in restaurant service, food and beverage...

350k 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

Miller’s Roast Beef® is able to effectively tap into the Fast-Casual, Sandwich, and Gluten-Free industries. We also provide our Franchise Owners with a wide array of store location options, like strip centers, shopping...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Crafthouse® is all about Eating Local, Drinking Local and Supporting Local. Although you will find core items at all Crafthouse® restaurants, each and every Crafthouse® is unique and is encouraged to seek and showcase...

300k Minimum Cash Required

The Simple Greek is expanding as quickly as the transformation happened, with new franchise locations set to open up in the Summer of 2016. We are partnering up with single and multi-unit franchisees interested in growing...

70k Minimum Cash Required

We are obsessed with food and exceeding expectations. For example, The Bobbie, Capriotti's signature sub was voted The greatest Sandwich in America by thousands of readers across the country and reported by AOL.com....

100k Minimum Cash Required

B.GOOD is a proven concept with a differentiated brand position within the fastest growing segment in the restaurant industry. We represent the future of the "Better Burger" category and are perfectly positioned to take...

250k Minimum Cash Required

Our food, concept, and ambience speak for themselves. Tabu Shabu represents new age branding, impeccable ambiance, and superior food for a first class investment opportunity for the right candidate.

150k Minimum Cash Required

*Restaurant Experience Required.* At Huey Magoo’s we focus our brand on preparing and serving America’s best chicken tenders. Our premium chicken tenders are handcrafted and made fresh-to-order using honest ingredients...

750k Minimum Cash Required

If you want all of the benefits of having your own business with lower start-up costs, less hours, and good profit margins, Corporate Caterers is the right opportunity for you! Request information today and see what we have...

100k Minimum Cash Required
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