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Initial Investment

LOW: $139,500
HIGH: $354,600

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Company Profile



Franchising Since

2001 (15 Years)

Corporate Address

8295 Tournament Dr., #200 Memphis, TN 38125


Brent Alvord

About Lenny's Sub Shop

Len Moore started out as a busboy and worked his way up to general manager of a restaurant by the age of 18. He continued to work in food service management throughout his life and was one of the earliest Chick-Fil-A franchisees. In 1998, he and his wife Shelia decided to open their own restaurant, a sandwich shop, in Bartlett, Tennessee. Though they only planned for a single unit, the popularity of Lenny's Sub Shop led them to franchise in 2001. After selling the company in 2004, Moore still stayed involved in the business-- this time as Lenny's Sub Shop franchisee.


Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$139,500 - $354,600

Net-worth Requirement


Liquid Cash Requirement


Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee


Ongoing Royalty Fee


Ad Royalty Fee


Financing Options

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

Veteran Incentives

20% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 183

Lowest Rank: 453

* Not all years were ranked

Units (Locations)

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

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 10 days

Training at headquarters: 5 weeks

Ongoing Support
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Ad Slicks
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 10 - 15

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Updated: July 3rd, 2014

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