After 40 years in business, we've got this sub sandwich
thing figured out.
That's because Cousins Subs doesn't take shortcuts on taste. We
use only the freshest, highest quality ingredients and load them
all on our signature fresh baked bread. It's our proven recipe for
a delicious sandwich. But we don't stop there; we also offer
salads, soups, sides and dessert items to satisfy any craving.
BETTER FRANCHISE SYSTEM
- BETTER BREAD - Using the same recipe that our
founders developed back in 1972, you'll still find us baking bread
in every store - two or three times each day. Our secret recipe
delivers the perfect amount of crunch in the crust and keeps our
loyal guests coming back again and again.
- BETTER MEATS AND CHEESES - We slice our meats
in-store daily. We also provide only the highest quality cheeses.
It's that commitment to deli freshness that makes our subs taste
- BETTER TOPPINGS - We're focused on freshness
and giving our customers all the toppings they want. That's why we
offer a wide variety of fresh vegetables, tasty dressings and other
condiments that can be added to customize any sub.
- BETTER SUBS - When our customers step up to
the counter they know their made-to-order sub will always be fresh
and delicious. What's more, all of our new stores offer a flat-top
grill, so they can get their favorite sub cold or grilled to
Cousins Subs has perfected a system that delivers our premium
quality products quickly and efficiently. Our franchise program
- REASONABLE financial entry point which allows
you the option to learn the business with one store, then quickly
cash flow into multiple units.
- INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS and “Limited Time Only”
offerings to keep our customers coming back time and again.
- RECESSION-RESISTANT INDUSTRY with implicit
- CASH BUSINESS with few receivables and minimal
- POTENTIAL FOR EXPANDED SALES in your market
area via mobile sales units and catering opportunities.
- COMPREHENSIVE SUPPORT SYSTEM in all areas of
your business, including a comprehensive 21-day training program,
on-site grand opening support and an experienced operations team to
help you stay on track.
- MEMORABLE MARKETING built on a brand
personality that connects with consumers to win their attention and
loyalty. These “brand loyalists” will tell their friends, thereby
fueling consistent sales growth.
- MULTI-UNIT GROWTH INCENTIVES with our new
- AREA DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES also
- VETERAN'S DISCOUNT on the initial franchise
*Cousins Subs is proud to participate in the IFA VetFran
Program. We provide a discount on the initial franchise fee for
veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces who meet the requirements of the
VetFran program. Ask our sales team for more details.
A GROWING BRAND!
We understand that the key to successful franchise expansion is
a smart growth strategy. To achieve this, we're currently targeting
major metropolitan markets for MULTI-UNIT
EXPANSION in the following states:
Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska,
North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota and
- FOUNDERS PROGRAM - We are committed to
multi-unit growth in these new markets, so we've created a program
to help you get a strong start in areas where Cousins Subs isn't
yet a household name. We reinvest the franchise fees paid by new
multi-store operators back into their market in the form of local
store marketing. These programs are applicable to new multi-store
agreements with a minimum of three (3) stores.
We also offer SINGLE STORE OPPORTUNITIES in
Arizona, Florida, Minnesota and
YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?
- Strong people skills
- Sales/marketing skills
- The required amount of liquid capital ($80k for a single unit,
and $200k for multi-unit development)
- Financial stability
- A strong desire to succeed in your own business
- Entrepreneurial spirit