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Initial Investment

LOW: $327,500
HIGH: $468,700

Change in Units

-11.1% -2 UNITS (1 Year)
-16.7% -3 UNITS (3 Years)

Promoted Opportunities

Company Profile

Founded

1994

Franchising Since

2000 (16 Years)

Corporate Address

20507 Nicholas Cir., #106 Omaha, NB 68022

CEO

Greg Nolan

About Sam & Louie's

The first Sam & Louie's opened in Omaha, Nebraska, in 1994. The company began franchising in 2000. Each restaurant serves New-York-style pizzas, calzones, pastas, hoagies and salads.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$327,500 - $468,700

Net-worth Requirement

$350,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$25,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

3%

Financing Options

Sam & Louie's has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives


50% off franchise fee and royalty reduced from 5% to 3% for life

Franchise 500® Rank History

  • 2013 - 379

* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 2-3 weeks

Training at headquarters: 4-6 weeks

Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 15

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Updated: December 15th, 2015

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