Cousins Subs Franchise

Cousins Subs is a Midwest brand that takes pride in its Wisconsin roots. With locally sourced ingredients and better bread baked fresh daily, Cousins Subs stands behind its promise of fresh, high-quality food served with 100% focus on the guest experience.

Cousins Subs Franchise Opportunity

Cousins Subs has 100 locations and is expanding in markets throughout the Midwest. 40% of franchisees are multi-unit operators. The company’s business model offers franchisees superior support, integrated marketing, advanced training, operations tools, and more.

Cousins Subs Cost & Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

  • Initial Investment

    The total estimated cost for establishing the business (including: franchise fee, fixed assets, inventory, deposits, other fees and costs, and the working capital required for initial start-up).

    $220,200 - $732,500
  • Net Worth Requirement

    Net worth is the value of all assets, minus the total of all liabilities (what is owned minus what is owed). 

    $1,000,000
  • Cash Requirement

    Your liquid capital, or the cash you need on-hand in order to be able to enter into the franchise agreement.

    $250,000

Cousins Subs Awards from Franchise Business Review

2022 Top 200
2021 Multi-Unit
2021 Top Food
2021 Top

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Cousins Subs is a Midwest brand that takes pride in its Wisconsin roots. With locally sourced ingredients and better bread baked fresh daily, Cousins Subs stands behind its promise of fresh, high-quality food served with 100% focus on the guest experience.

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  • Cash Required: $250,000
  • Net Worth Required: $1,000,000
  • Total Startup Investment: $220,200 - $732,500
  • Franchising Since: 1979
  • US/Canada Franchise Units: 65