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We know franchising is a big decision with a lot of questions.
We have the answers.
What is the cost to open a Miller’s Famous Sandwiches™?
The initial investment range for a Miller’s Famous Sandwiches™ is between $390,700 — $820,400, depending on things like location, size of restaurant, etc.
What is the franchise fee?
3 Units: $90,000
5 Units: $150,000
How much can I make?
The Federal Trade Commission won’t allow us to answer this question directly. We cannot predict the volume of a store’s performance. What we can provide you with is a detailed document outlining the financial performance of all our existing locations. You will get access to this document called the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD), during our franchise exploration process.
What kind of support is provided?
Miller’s franchisees are vital to the success of our business, so we need to ensure that we continually support them to the best of our capabilities. As the QSR industry evolves, our lasting promise to our franchisees is a commitment to innovate and keep them apprised of any changes that may arise relevant to their business.
Miller’s Famous Sandwiches™ franchisee support includes, but is not limited to:
- Tech Support
- Real Estate Selection
- Initial Training
- Ongoing Operational Support
- Business Set-Up
- Vendor Introductions
- Health and Safety Standards
- Profit and Loss Management
- Confidential Operations Manual
- Pioneering Support
In addition to our comprehensive support programs, Miller’s franchisees benefit from direct contact with all of our management team. Our owners care passionately about the Miller’s Roast Beef brand, and they want to help you find the same success they’ve seen over the years.
Are there ongoing fees paid?
Yes, for the first year each Franchise Partner is expected to pay a weekly discounted royalty of 4%. For the second year it increases to 5% and for the 3rd year through the duration of the term, it is 6% royalty. The fee allows you to continue using the Miller’s Famous Sandwiches™ name, our trademarks, access to our operating systems, new product and recipe development, ongoing business consultation, and other benefits that come with being a Franchise Partner. We also require that 2% of your gross sales are paid into a Brand Fund (paid weekly) and we require at least 1% of your gross sales be paid towards local advertising (paid monthly).
What is a typical Miller’s Famous Sandwiches™ Location?
A typical Miller’s Famous Sandwiches™ location is between 1,500 and 2,200 square feet and can be found in a strip center, free standing, or on a pad side in a shopping center.
How do I find real estate for my new Miller’s Famous Sandwiches™?
Our Real Estate Team will work with you to find the perfect site, negotiate a lease, and get your new Miller’s restaurant up and running.
How long will it take to get my first store open?
Your site must be selected within 180 days of signing your Franchise Agreement. After site selection, it takes approximately 6 – 12 months until your Grand Opening.
How do I find out if I qualify to start the Discovery Process?
Fill out the Info Form HERE and we will be in touch shortly to follow up.