Why Choose Jon Smith Subs? Here Are 3 Great Reasons

If you’ve been looking through the many sub shop franchise options, you already know that Jon Smith Subs is a strong contender. We believe that our beloved menu along with the many resources we offer our franchisees sets us apart as a great investment option. Here are a few key reasons to invest with us.

Top-Notch Training and Support

One of the best parts of franchising with Jon Smith Subs is the top-notch training and support you can look forward to. While other sub franchises might be content to give their franchisees a manual and let them go it alone, Jon Smith Subs is committed to supporting our franchisees every step of the way. We are proud to be a part of the United Franchise Group (UFG) family of brands, a corporation that has plenty of experience getting new franchise locations up and running. With their help,  we’ve developed a strong training program that combines in-class learning with hands-on practice in order to teach our franchisees everything they need to know about running a Jon Smith Subs restaurant. Best of all, you’ll continue to receive ongoing support once your business is up and running, helping you operate your business with confidence.

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A Beloved Brand

Jon Smith Subs has been  delighting customers in the United States for years. They know that our product stands apart from other sub franchises because of our dedication to quality. Fresh chopped vegetables, bread baked daily, and meats marinated in-store are just a few of the ways customers can taste the quality of our product. With a menu like ours, you’ll be able to rest easy with the knowledge that you’re offering your customers the best of the best.

A Turnkey Investment

We are so confident that your investment will get you just about everything you’ll need to open your doors that we call it a “turnkey investment.” While other sub franchises don’t take into account expenses beyond their franchise fee, we’re proud to have developed a comprehensive breakdown of what our franchisees will  need to open their business, helping them more accurately assess how much they’ll need to invest in their sub shop.

These are just three reasons that Jon Smith Subs stands out from other sub franchises. Contact us today to learn more about how we support our franchisees!

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What Makes a Good Sub Franchise Location?

Opening a sub franchise with Jon Smith Subs is an exciting way to jump into a new career in a booming industry. But to really set yourself up for success, you’ll need to address several factors — including finding just the right location. In this entry, we’ll share a few tips on what we look for to identify the perfect locations for our franchisees. As you read, think about places in your area that fit the bill. And of course, don’t hesitate to contact us to learn more about what goes into this process.


It’s important to open up shop in an area that is rich in potential customers. At Jon Smith Subs, we help our franchisees analyze demographic data in order to assess the potential customers in their area. A number of factors can come into play, including age and income for example, but the bottom line is: How many people in your area are hungry for Jon Smith Subs? Keep this in mind as you scout locations.

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It’s important to choose a centrally-located space for your sub franchise that is easily accessible by your customers. Locations that are near transit hubs, shopping centers, car parks, universities, and so forth are great options because of the heavy foot traffic.

Build-Out Potential

A valuable part of the support we offer Jon Smith Subs franchisees is assistance selecting a location, and building it out. This means that we’ll help get your interior ready for business by arranging tables and chairs, setting up the kitchen area, and more. The space you select doesn’t need to be restaurant-ready, but it should be suitable for a comfortable fast-casual restaurant atmosphere.

A Great Lease Agreement

Another important benefit of franchising with Jon Smith Subs is that we help our franchisees negotiate the best available lease agreement. It’s important to find a location that meets your financial needs so that you can enjoy as much of your profits as possible. As you scope out locations in your area, take note of the different monthly costs and keep them in mind.

These are just a few qualities to look for in a potential Jon Smith sub franchise location. Contact us today to learn more about how we support our franchisees throughout the process of finding a location!


4 Things You Should Know About Our Turnkey Investment

If you’ve been looking into the different sub franchises investors have to choose from, chances are you’ve been doing your research on what is included in your investment. At Jon Smith Subs, we believe that our investment is so comprehensive, it’s truly a turnkey business. This means that just about everything you’ll need to get your business up and running is included. In this entry, we’ll take a closer look at what is included when you invest in one of our sub franchises.

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Location, Location, Location

One of the most important parts of your investment is the lease to your new restaurant location. At Jon Smith Subs, we understand how important it is to choose just the right spot for your new business. That’s why our experts will not only help you to select a location based on our research, we will also help you to negotiate your lease, making sure you get the best possible deal.

Valuable Training

Another important component of your investment is taking part in our training programme. You’ll spend time at our headquarters in West Palm Beach, Florida in the United States to learn the ins and outs of our business model. We’ll cover everything from how to marinate our meats to how to manage your employees. Best of all, one of our experts will join you right in your store to help you apply what you’ve learned. When it comes to our training programme, you’ll get a lot of bang for your buck.


Other sub franchises leave their franchisees to fend for themselves when it comes to marketing. At Jon Smith Subs, we understand that marketing is one of the most important ways to help new franchises build a customer base, which is why marketing assistance is an important part of the support we provide to our franchisees. Why go it alone when you can take advantage of our extensive marketing expertise?

Inventory and Décor

How can you get your doors open without a menu to sell and places for your customers to sit? As part of your initial investment, we’ve even estimated the costs of these critical considerations. Best of all, our experts can help you with the build-out of our location, making sure you’ve designed your interior in the most efficient and comfortable way possible.

These are just a few of the key considerations that are included in your initial investment with Jon Smith Subs sub franchises. Contact us today to learn more about what’s included in your investment.