San Francisco’s iconic sandwich chain which has a sharp following, Ike’s Love and Sandwiches, made an announcement today about its launch of National Franchise Program to extensively spread the concept countrywide.
The company was founded in 2007 by Ike Shehadeh. The concept of San Francisco-based spread to a broad foodie approval and became famous because of its well-known secret menu and sandwich varieties inspired by the pop-culture.
Founder of Ike’s Love and Sandwiches, Ike Shehadeh stated: “The idea behind Ike’s Love & Sandwiches was simple – putting customers’ happiness first while celebrating their unique and individual tastes. I feel truly humbled by the massive love and support Ike’s has received over the past 12 years, and now I’m excited to bring the brand into its next level of growth with the help of Fransmart. I’m extremely pleased to partner with such a reputable company to help deliver Ike’s experience to customers across the country.”
The company has done a partnership with Fransmart which the prominent franchise development company of the industry following the growth of brands like Qdoba Mexican Grill, the Halal Guys, and the Five Guys Burgers and Fries, in order to extend their network of the brand across the nation.
Franchise support services are offered by the Fransmart which include navigating franchising agreements, giving guidelines of locations, hiring staff, legalities, operations, and franchise sales.
Chief Executive officer of Fransmart, Dan Rowe stated: “Sandwiches are the most pervasive food in America and one of the most saturated categories in the limited-service restaurant segment. In a sea of innumerable mediocre sandwich shops, Ike’s is a unique concept with a lot of heart and an unparalleled guest experience. We are looking to find the right franchisees who will build a great team that can organically establish Ike’s as the deserved dominant sandwich brand in their market and shares the unique Ike’s experience with their communities.”
Ike’s Love and Sandwiches is in the pursuit of finding multi-unit operators at present to join up with the developing brand and establish franchise territories throughout the major markets of the country.