Saladworks
#320

Initial Investment

LOW: $513,159
HIGH: $532,814

Change in Units

-1.9% -2 UNITS (1 Year)
+3.8% +4 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

1986

Franchising Since

1992 (24 Years)

Corporate Address

Eight Tower Bridge, 161 Washington St., #300 Conshohocken, PA 19428

CEO

Patrick Sugrue

Parent Company

Restaurant Co., LLC

About Saladworks

Saladworks was founded in Cherry Hill, N.J., in 1986 and began franchising in 1992. The franchise's menu features signature salad recipes along with a create-your-own-salad option, as well as soups and sandwiches.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$513,159 - $532,814

Net-worth Requirement

$1,500,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$400,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$30,000 - $35,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

3%

Financing Options

Saladworks has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 272

Lowest Rank: 479

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

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Updated: May 18th, 2016

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