Free Offer From

Sign Up For the Newsletter and Receive Our Free Consumer Guide to Buying a Franchise
Email Address:

No Thanks
Twitter FranchiseWorks    FaceBook FranchiseWorks    Pinterest FranchiseWorks
Bookmark and Share    FranchiseWorks RSS Feeds

  My Franchise Cart
Sunday, 3/26/2017

Platinum Franchise
Gold Franchise
Silver Franchise

Business Opportunities
Multi-Unit Franchise
Home-Based Franchise
Franchises for Women

Resource Center
Visit the IFA web site
Industry Categories
Redhouse Bagels Franchise For Sale. A Bagel Franchise The Whole Family Will Love. Redhouse Bagels Franchise, We Make & Bake Our Bagels Fresh Daily. Total Net Gross Revenue: $655,070 in 2013*. You can achieve a great work-life balance since Redhouse Bagels is open until just 2 p.m. daily!
Decorating Den Interiors Franchise. Interior Decorating & Residential Design Franchise. Join A Leader In The Home Decorating Industry. Sombrero Mexican Food Franchise For Sale. Open An Authentic Mexican Restaurant Franchise. Russo's New York Pizza Franchise For Sale. Serving Authentic New York Style Pizza and Simple Italian Dishes. New York Pizzeria has experienced steady growth since the first restaurant in 1992. We invite you to find out how we set ourselves apart from other pizza franchise concepts.

Date: 3/7/2011
More News Stories
Saladworks Signs First Deals For 2011 In Virginia Top Open Salad Franchises | Saladworks Signs First Deals For 2011 In Virginia Top Open Salad Franchises. Salad Franchise Continues Expansion in Fairfax & Loudoun Counties & Virginia Beach, VA.

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. — Saladworks, the nation’s first and largest fresh-tossed salad franchise concept, is proud to announce its first multi-unit franchise agreements in 2011 with two new franchisees, opening a combined four locations, in Fairfax and Loudoun Counties and Virginia Beach, VA.  The first location for both territories is slated to open in early 2012.

New franchise for Fairfax and Loudoun Counties, Mike Lord, spent 25 years in engineering before deciding it was time to go into business for himself.  Lord, of Sterling, VA, recalled visiting a Saladworks in New Jersey years before.

“I remember thinking, ‘this is great!  Why don’t they have this concept in Northern Virginia where I live?’” Lord said.  “When I was finally ready to make a career change, I looked into franchising and did a lot of due diligence on several concepts.  I quickly found myself gravitating toward Saladworks.  I knew I could be successful because I truly believe in the product and the system.”

Abdul “Abby” Attal, franchise owner for Virginia Beach, VA, enters franchising for the first time with Saladworks.  A self-described “health nut,” Attal found Saladworks a perfect match for both his personal and professional lifestyle.

“I am a healthy eater, a big salad fan.  Once I found Saladworks, I knew I wanted to open one,” said Attal.  “I’m really excited to be part of the franchise’s expansion, particularly in Virginia.”

These agreements support Saladworks’ expansion in Virginia, with deals already signed for Richmond, VA.  Founded in Southern New Jersey, Saladworks’ presence in New Jersey and Pennsylvania is strong, and the franchise is expanding its core market footprint with this VA deal and multi-unit franchise deals in CA, TX, NC, and MD.

Saladworks is coming off of a highly successful 2010, having awarded 48 new franchise locations to new and existing franchises last year.  The franchise plans on a similar increase for more expansion, and thus more brand recognition, in 2011.

“I founded Saladworks in Southern New Jersey 25 years ago with just one store.  Now we are experiencing explosive national growth in new markets across the country,” said Founder/CEO, John Scardapane.  “The fast-paced, hard working, health conscious consumer base in Virginia makes for a wonderful growth opportunity of a new core market.”

Saladworks, the nation’s first and largest fresh-tossed salad franchise concept operates over 100 franchise locations in 11 states. In addition to its existing stores, the chain currently has over 60 units in development across the country. Saladworks locations offer a "fanatic’ly fresh" menu of flavorful salads with signature dressings, proprietary soups, Fusion and panini sandwiches. With the addition of the True Nutrition menu, Saladworks’ varieties of signature salads all average less than 300 calories. Saladworks was voted the nation’s number one salad franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine for 2009, 2010, and 2011.

If you would like more information about owning a salad franchise, go to

About was established in 1999 with the goal of providing qualified prospective entrepreneurs with the right franchise or business opportunity that meets his or her needs. We showcase hundreds of franchise and business opportunities in a variety of industries including new start-ups to established companies. also has information on franchise financing sources, business opportunity and franchise trade show schedules along with the latest franchise news. For additional franchise information visit or the franchise blog -