Zoup! Systems LLC
#327 Franchise 500| Soups, salads, sandwiches

Zoup! Systems LLC
Soups, salads, sandwiches

About
Founded

1998

Franchising Since

2003 (15 Years)

Corporate Address

28290 Franklin Rd.
Southfield, MI 48034

CEO

Eric Ersher

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$355,900 - $648,500

Net-worth Requirement

$350,000 - $400,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$130,000 - $150,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$39,900 - $39,900

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

Zoup! Systems LLC has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives

$2,500 off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

72 hours

Classroom Training:

40 hours

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

10 - 14

Zoup! Systems LLC is ranked #327 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
The first Zoup! opened in 1998 in Southfield, MI, a suburb of Detroit. Over the next five years, the founders opened five more Detroit-area locations, and in 2003 they began to franchise the concept. Zoup! restaurants feature 12 rotating daily varieties of soup, including low-fat, vegetarian, gluten-free and dairy-free options. Made-to-order salads, grilled sandwiches and baked goods are also available.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $355,900 High - $648,500
Units
+6.3%+6 UNITS (1 Year) +48.5%+33 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following regions/states:
Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Midwest, Northeast, West, Canada
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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