Founded in 2013, SoFresh is a fast growing, fresh casual lifestyle concept that provides delicious, made to order meals for a better-for-you food experience. With operating and committed locations, SoFresh franchise opportunities begin at the roots to ensure positive GROWTH. Every element counts, from operations to marketing and design. If you are interested in becoming a franchise partner, please fill out our Inquiry Form.Franchise Inquiry Form
Do I Need Restaurant Experience?
The simple answer is No. While experience is always helpful, it is not necessary in running a successful SoFresh restaurant. More important, is the willingness to learn and follow operational manuals.
How Much Does It Cost To Open A SoFresh Location?
The development cost are based on multiple variables, but we typically fall between $275,000-$475,000 for an all-in turn key restaurant. For a breakdown of general costs please fill out our inquiry form and a team member will provide you a copy of our franchising brochure.
Why Is There A Range In Development Cost?
The range in development cost has a lot to do with the previous tenant in the location and the size of the space. We typically look for previous restaurant space that has certain essentials already built-out and between 1200-1600 square feet.
How Do I Find My Location?
We have a team of brokers with a set of strict guidelines for site selection. Our SoFresh site criteria is guided by the elements that make up a successful location. Have the perfect SoFresh location in mind? Let's chat about it.
What Fees Are Involved With Buying A SoFresh Location?
The franchise fee is $25,000 plus applicable taxes and an on-going royalty of 5% and a 2.5% co-operative advertising fund (1% local & 1.5% national).
How Long Does A SoFresh Franchise Take To Start Up?
We work at your pace, so you tell us the timeframe you have in mind. Naturally, we want your SoFresh location to open it's doors with a top-notch team, buildout and community awareness. We will work with your to tackle any permitting and deadlines. Let's start tomorrow?
Will You Help With SoFresh Franchise Training?
100%, our close-knit team will equip and support you throughout the entire process. We provide a training program for you and your team that includes all aspects of running a SoFresh. Our hands-on teamwork approach includes on-location training and support from the SoFresh opening team. Our training includes: Food Preparation, ‘Back of the House’ Management, ‘Front of the House’ Management, Food Safety, Customer Services, Point of Sale Software and Financial Management.
Does SoFresh Offer Multi-Unit Opportunities?
Yes, SoFresh offers both single and multi-unit franchises.
What Is The Minimum Cash Requirement To Support This Venture?
The minimum cash requirement to support the opening of a SoFresh is $120,000 – $150,000.