At a Glance
- Founded: 1983
- Locations: 2,754
- Initial Investment: $ 314K - 556K
- Headquarters: Champaign, IL
- Category: Food & Restaurant Sub Sandwiches
Jimmy John's is an American sandwich franchise chain with an emphasize on speedy delivery services. The company is owned by private equity firm Roark Capital Group and is popularly known for its out-of-the-box marketing campaigns and slogan "freakishly fast." Within a crowded market, Jimmy John's competes by offering customers fresh, made-to-order sandwiches in just 30 seconds -- as fast as or faster than quick-service restaurants.