Port of Subs

  • Port Of Subs, Inc.
5365 Mae Anne Ave., # A-29
Reno, NV 89523
  • (800) 245-0245 x 1324 / (775) 747-0555 x 1324
  • (775) 747-1510 (Fax)

Port of Subs is an established fast-casual submarine sandwich chain with over 30 years of proven operating systems. Port of Subs specializes in fresh, quality, deli-style products and sandwiches. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner, and offer catering and special event planning. We offer an assortment of made-to-order submarine type sandwiches, hot sandwiches, salads, pastries, party platters, beverages and other quick service food items for the on-premises consumption or take-out.

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 1972

Franchising Since: 1985

Operating Units

Franchised Units 108 79.4%
Company-Owned Units 28 20.6%
Total Operating Units 136 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 136 100.0% In 10 States
Canada 0 0.0% In 0 Provinces
International 0 0.0% In 0 Foreign Countries
Total 136 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

Multi-Unit Operators N/A
Franchises Owned by Multi-Unit Operators N/A

North American Unit Density

Density Units
Nevada 57
California 33
Arizona 5

Registered in the following Registration States

California, Oregon, Washington

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member Yes
CFA Member No
Franchisee Association? Yes, is a member
Size of Corporate Staff 27
Site Selection
Lease Negotiation Assistance Yes
Financial Assistance No

Marketing Support

Co-Op Advertising No
National Advertising No
Regional Advertising No
Local Advertising No

Ongoing Support

Central Data Processing Included
Central Purchasing Included
Field Operation Evaluation Included
Field Training Included
Initial Store Opening Included
Inventory Control Included
Franchisee Newsletter Included
Regional or National Meetings Included
800 Telephone Hotline Included


Reno, NV 3 Weeks
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Financial Requirements


Minimum Net Worth $250K
Cash Investment $80K
Total Investment $197.1-358K
Average Total Investment $278K


Initial Franchise Fee $18.5K
Average Franchise Fee N/A
On-Going Royalty 5.5%
Average Royalty N/A
Advertising Fee 1-3%

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees 2-3
Average Number of Part-Time Employees 6-7
Space Needs (in square feet) 1,200-1,500
Preferred Site Types Storefront, Strip Center
Other Site Types Allowed Power Ctr.
Encourages Conversions Yes
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? No
Listed in the SBA Registry? No
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Franchisee Qualifications

Financial Net Worth N/A
General Business Experience N/A
Specific Industry Experience N/A
Formal Education N/A
Psychological Profile N/A
Personal Interviews N/A
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Terms of Contract

Term of Initial Contract 10
Term of Renewal Period 10
Passive Ownership? Not Allowed
Area Development
Yes, for 1 year
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? Yes
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months 16
Canada No
Overseas No
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