What Does It Mean to Work for Yourself but Not by Yourself?

Opening a sandwich franchiseĀ is a great way to enjoy more career and personal freedom. If you’ve been working a corporate job, chances are you’re tired of punching a clock and doing things on someone else’s schedule. When you invest in a Jon Smith Subs franchise you’ll get the satisfaction of working for your own benefit. However, working for yourself doesn’t mean you’re working by yourself. One of the key advantages of investing in a franchise is that you can count on a corporate team to support you in a number of ways.

Opening Support

Opening a sandwich shop is an exciting prospect, but getting to the point where you’re ready to open can be a long and difficult process. Independent business owners invest immeasurable resources finding the right location, developing relationships with suppliers, and finding new employees. When you franchise with Jon Smith Subs you can count on us to help out with these and any other concerns you have about getting your franchise off the ground. We’ll use our demographic research to help you identify just the right location to appeal to target consumers in your area. We’ll introduce you to our trusted vendors and will help you to develop a marketing campaign to spread the word about your new business.

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A Well-Established Brand

Another way Jon Smith Subs franchisees benefit from collaborating with us is by taking advantage of our strong brand name. It can take independent entrepreneurs years to develop a solid reputation, but Jon Smith Subs has been inĀ  business for years and has established a strong customer base worldwide, making it easier for our franchisees to attract a following based on our good reputation. Taking advantage of our well-established brand name is just one more way that opening a sandwich shop is easier with Jon Smith Subs.

The Training You Need to Thrive

One thing that discourages entrepreneurs from opening a sandwich shop is a lack of experience in the industry. Even experienced sandwich shop managers are often hesitant to open their own restaurant because they’re not sure they have the qualifications to keep things running smoothly. Jon Smith Subs is there to support our franchisees by providing them with comprehensive training to teach them everything they need to know about running one of our restaurants. You’ll spend time at our headquarters in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA. There, we’ll teach you how to do everything from prepare our famous sandwiches to manage your books. While independent business owners rely on past experience, trial and error, and their own know-how to learn to manage their sandwich shops, our franchisees can count on us to give them the knowledge and skills they need to keep their business running smoothly.

Opening a sandwich franchise with Jon Smith Subs is a great way to enjoy the perks of working for yourself without the hassles and uncertainties that go along with working by yourself. Contact us today to learn more about how we support our franchisees.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Starting a Sandwich Shop

Starting a sandwich shop with Jon Smith Subs is a great way to break into a booming industry. Jon Smith Subs has been delighting American diners for years, and now we’re ready to take our exciting business model abroad to Australia. This is a great opportunity for Australian entrepreneurs to start their own sandwich restaurant with the guidance and expertise of a well-established brand.

#1. What kind of experience do I need?

There is no one skillset that we look for in a Jon Smith Subs franchisee. Our franchise partners come from a variety of backgrounds, from corporate sales to small business ownership. Many of our prospective franchisees wonder if restaurant experience is a must, but even that isn’t a requirement. We’ve developed a comprehensive training program that’s designed to teach you the skills you need to manage one of our restaurants no matter what background you come from. Our team of experts will work hand-in-hand with you to teach you how to do everything from prepare our famous marinades to managing employee schedules. If you’re dedicated to growing your business, you already possess one of the most important qualifications to being a Jon Smith Subs franchisee.

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#2. What sorts of support will I receive?

One of the benefits of starting a sandwich shop with a franchise brand like Jon Smith Subs is that you can count on receiving plenty of support from our team. Independent business owners invest immeasurable time and resources into getting their business started. While you should be prepared to invest time and money into your new business, Jon Smith Subs provides support in a number of areas. We’ll be there to guide you as you get your restaurant established, helping you with everything from finding a location to purchasing the right furniture. We’ve developed software that makes it easier than ever for you to manage bookkeeping, inventory, and more. We even provide marketing support, helping you to spread the word about your new business.

#3. Why Jon Smith Subs?

There are many areas in which we stand out from the competition, but one of the most significant is our commitment to quality. Our sandwiches are made from meats marinated for hours right in our own stores. We offer only freshly-baked breads and the highest-quality veggies prepared in-store every day. Our generous portion sizes and famous fries have been delighting American diners for years and will tickle the taste buds whether you’re in Sydney or Perth.

These are only some of the questions we’re often asked by prospective franchisees. To learn more about starting a sandwich shop with Jon Smith Subs, contact us today!