Building better franchises
There’s no two ways about it, people simply love sandwiches. At Press’d we’re not just building sandwiches, we’re BUILDING BETTER SANDWICHES! Owning a Press’d franchise gives you the opportunity to operate your own business and serve great tasting, freshly made sandwiches to a market that is screaming out for a high quality, freshly made alternative. Why Press’d?
- Great tasting, freshly prepared food
- Fresh, modern brand positioning and design
- Catering, catering, catering
- 360 degree training: onsite in the restaurant and in the classroom
- Site selection and lease negotiation
- Equity for your future
- Coordinated marketing programs
- System wide supply agreements
- Extensive franchisor support
9 Steps to Opening
Complete the Online Application FormOur franchise sales team will review your information and be in touch shortly. No need to worry, we keep all personal information confidential.
Interviews & PresentationWe want to learn more about you and give you a chance to learn some more about us. A member of our franchise sales team will arrange an online meeting to give you an in-depth overview of Press’d and answer any question you have. Additional meetings will follow as necessary.
Information Review & ResearchAt this time you will be provided with our Franchise Disclosure Document. This document contains detailed information about the Press’d franchise system to help you evaluate the opportunity. At the same time we will be evaluating the information you have provided us such as financial statements and credit/background checks.
Head Office VisitA member of our franchise sales team will schedule a time for you to come visit us at head office in Edmonton, AB. During this visit you will meet with the executive team, take a behind the scenes look at what goes on in Press’d restaurants and have the opportunity to ask all your questions.
Franchise AgreementAt this point you should have all the information you need to make an informed decision about whether you want to become a Press’d franchisee. If you are approved by the executive team and wish to proceed we will prepare a franchise agreement for you to sign. The signed franchise agreement is then submitted along with the franchise fee.
Site SelectionOur real estate team is always in the marketplace looking for great opportunities. Once your franchise agreement is signed they will start working with you to find the perfect location for your franchise. The real estate team will provide you with comprehensive support including site identification, site analysis and lease negotiation.
TrainingOnce your site selection is completed and construction is underway you will complete 4 weeks of on-site training at one of our certified training restaurants followed by 3-5 days of management & administration training at our head office in Edmonton, AB.
Final SetupOnce construction is complete and you have been handed the keys to your new restaurant it’s time to get ready for opening. An experienced member of the Press’d operations team will be onsite for approximately a week before opening to assist with all the final setup, initial orders and staff training.
Open for BusinessWith everything else completed it is time to open your Press’d franchise. An experienced member of the Press’d operations team will remain onsite to assist during your opening week.