Sam's Southern Eatery

Southern-food restaurants
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$106K - $220K
Units as of 2020
12

Company Overview

About Sam's Southern Eatery

Founded
2008
Leadership
Rob Gazawameh, VP

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2020 (1 years)
# of employees at HQ
30
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

This company is seeking new franchisees worldwide.

# of Units
12 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
2910 Barksdale Blvd.
Bossier City, LA 71112

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Sam's Southern Eatery franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$25,000
Initial Investment
$106,000 - $220,000
Royalty Fee
4%
Ad Royalty Fee
1%
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

In-House Financing
Sam's Southern Eatery offers in-house financing to cover the following: startup costs, equipment
Third Party Financing
Sam's Southern Eatery has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

On-The-Job Training
34 hours
Classroom Training
57 hours
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Meetings & Conventions
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
No
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
Yes
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
Are exclusive territories available?
No

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Updated: February 8th, 2021