Cousins Subs FDD – Franchise Information, Costs and Fees
Type of Business
The franchisee will operate a restaurant for the on-premises and off-premises consumption of a wide assortment of made-to-order submarine type sandwiches, other hot sandwiches, salads and related food products and beverages under the name “Cousins Subs,” “Cousins” or “Cousins Submarines.”
Cousins Subs Systems, Inc. is a Wisconsin corporation incorporated in November of 1978 under the name Cousins Submarine Sandwich Shop Systems, Inc. Cousins changed its name to its current name in March of 1993. Cousins does business under its corporate name and the names Cousins, Cousins Submarines and Cousins Subs. Cousins’ principal business address is N83 W13400 Leon Road, Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin 53051. Cousins has offered franchises for Cousins Subs Shops since June of 1979.
The total investment necessary to begin operation of a single unit Cousins Subs Shop ranges from $292,200 to $797,500. This includes $45,000 to $70,000 in fees payable to Cousins.
Cousins also offers multi-unit development opportunities in select markets. The total investment necessary under the multi-unit development agreement ranges from $17,500 to $78,750 (plus the initial franchise fee for the first Cousins Subs Shop of $25,000), all of which is payable to Cousins. Cousins credits $8,750 of the development fee against the $17,500 initial franchise fee for each shop (other than the first shop) to be developed under the multi-unit development agreement.