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Franchise: Firehouse Subs

Initial Investment
LOW:$94,783
HIGH: $1,090,366
Change in Units
+11.7% +105 UNITS (1 Year)
+38.4% +279 UNITS (3 Years)

Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
National Media
Regional Media

Training Onsite: 336 hours

Training at headquarters: 35 hours

Additional Training: Training restaurant

Number of employees required to run: 18

About Firehouse Subs

Brothers Chris and Robin Sorenson, both former firefighters, opened their first Firehouse Subs restaurant in Jacksonville, Florida, in 1994, and began franchising the concept just a year later. Each Firehouse Subs franchise is decorated with firefighting memorabilia and artwork, with a menu that features hot and cold subs and salads.

Founded

1994

Franchising Since

1995 (22 Years)

Corporate Address

12735 Gran Bay Pkwy., #150 Jacksonville, FL 32258

CEO

Don Fox

Parent Company

Firehouse of America LLC

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: See List

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$94,783 - $1,090,366

Net-worth Requirement

$300,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$80,000 - $100,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$20,000 - $20,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

3%

Financing Options

Firehouse Subs has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives


$2,000 off first-store franchise fee

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Updated: September 16th, 2017

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