FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
How much money can I make?
Other than the earnings claims provided in our Franchise Disclosure Document, no employee or agent of Submarina can make income projections. We suggest you review this information carefully and contact as many of our franchisees as possible to discuss this matter. Make your determinations from this information. Unfortunately, there are no guarantees of success.
Where can I locate a Submarina?
We have the flexibility of locating a Submarina in many different locations. Shopping malls, strip centers, industrial parks and freestanding buildings are typical location examples.
How long will it take to open my restaurant?
After you sign a lease agreement, on average it takes two to four months before you are open for business. This allows for plan design and review by the appropriate governmental agencies, for construction and training.
How much can I finance?
The amount of money you will be able to borrow is dependent on your financial situation. Typically, you will be required to have 20-30 percent of the capital in cash.
What kind of experience do I need?
Submarina does not require any related experience to operate a franchise. The ideal candidate is someone who has a passion for operating a successful business, and enjoys working with the general public.
Who is the ideal Submarina candidate?
Submarina is looking for individuals that are self-motivated "people" persons who have good marketing and relationship-building skills and a demonstrated passion for success - the cornerstone of our business model. Industry knowledge or background is not necessary as this is taught during our initial two-week training program and continues throughout your franchise relationship.
What does the ongoing Franchise support include?
Submarina’s proven system is specifically designed to help our franchise owners grow their businesses. Our System enables our franchise owners to easily plan, execute, and evaluate their efforts on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis, thereby ensuring that they are focused on activities that positively impact their bottom line.
Support Center – The San Marcos, CA corporate office has experienced professionals dedicated to providing ongoing support to our franchise owners, helping them grow their business successfully. Office support includes assistance in obtaining financing, site selection and lease negotiations, store design, store construction, training, marketing, and group purchasing. The Submarina staff is in place to help you develop and grow your business while meeting your personal and professional goals.
What types of franchises do you grant?
Submarina’s offers single unit, multi-unit, Area Franchise and Area Developers franchise.