Questions about Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill Franchises
What experience do I need to become a Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill franchise owner?
We are looking for franchise candidates who have solid business experience (restaurant management or franchise operations experience preferred), and who are customer service oriented; have leadership, problem solving and computer skills; are good communicators; and who are passionate about food quality. We offer multi-unit agreements for various operator types. For all franchise owners, we’ll provide the training, tools, recipes and support you need to open a foodservice franchise and operate it effectively.
What is provided as part of the Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill program?
We provide franchise owners, general managers and assistant managers an initial training program in one of our company-owned locations for, lasting up to four weeks. In conjunction with your Grand Opening, representatives of Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill will also assist you, as the franchise owner, and your staff on-site at your location for up to five days prior and five days after opening. In addition, we will present you with a copy of our confidential operations manual to help run your foodservice franchise business properly on a day-to-day basis.
How much will the Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill program investment cost me?
The total initial investment necessary to begin operations ranges from $335,500 to $532,000 for a single location. This includes a $30,000 initial franchise fee. As with any new venture, it’s important to have adequate capital to fund the initial business growth stages.
Is financing available?
No. We do not provide direct financing to franchisees, but we may refer to financing sources on a case by case basis.
Are there ongoing fees to pay?
We charge a royalty fee equal to 5% of gross sales. These fees allow us to fund our ongoing support services and the continued development of recipes, product and supply channels, marketing tools, training programs, and systems upgrades.
Are there any advertising fees?
Franchise owners are required to spend up to 2% of gross sales on local advertising and marketing; franchise owners will also contribute 2% of gross revenues into our system marketing fund. These collected funds will be used to generate marketing strategies and campaigns, and to develop local marketing materials used to promote the Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill brand.
What is the term of the agreement?
The initial term of your agreement is ten years, with a ten year renewal.
How do I get started?
If you're interested in learning more about how to open a foodservice franchise with Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill, click here to request more information. Or you can contact us at (800)207-2867 or to discuss the possibility of setting up a meeting, speaking with our key management staff, and receiving our FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document) which contains all the important details you'll need to make an informed decision.