Why Jack in the Box?

At Jack in the Box, we’ve noticed there’s a wide range of reasons franchisees decide to invest in our restaurants. Below you'll find a few of the most common reasons to own a Jack in the Box Franchise.

 

Menu Innovation

Get anything on our diverse 24/7 menu at any time - day or night.

Prime Markets Available

Access to 3,750 potential locations in new and existing U.S. markets.

Drive-Thru Convenience

Roughly 90% of our 500M annual guests choose drive-thru or take-out.

All 5 Dayparts

Our menu offers breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, and late-night.

Digital Guest Experience

Build a following with our online ordering and customer loyalty app.

Multi-Unit Foundation

At Jack in the Box, our average franchisee owns more than 15 locations.

 

The Numbers

Have you ever wondered how much a Jack in the Box Franchise makes? These numbers from Item 19 of our most recent Franchise Disclosure Document show you how much our average store earns per year.

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Years in Business

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Not Your Typical Burger Franchise

A restaurant franchise that thinks outside of the box

Jack in the Box has always been the place for those who live outside the box. Where you can try new things and order what you want when you want it - while always getting it fast, hot, and fresh.

 

QSR Transformational Brand of the Year

Jack in the Box was named the 2022 Transformational Brand of the Year by QSR Magazine. Visit the link below to learn more.

 

What Makes Us Different?

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QSR Transformational Brand of the Year

Jack in the Box was named the 2022 Transformational Brand of the Year by QSR Magazine. Visit the link below to learn more.

 

What Makes Us Different?

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Recent Videos

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Multi-Unit Development Incentives

Jack in the Box offers an incentive for multi-unit franchisees who decide to sign up for three or more stores under our Development Incentive Program.

 

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How Much Does a Jack in the Box Cost?

Estimated Initial Investment: $1,765,500 - $2,761,600

  • Minimum Liquidity: $500,000*

  • Minimum Net Worth: $1.5MM*

    *Will Vary By Commitment

  • Franchise Fee: $50k per Location

  • 5% Royalty of Gross Sales

  • 5% Marketing Fee of Gross Sales

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Available Markets

Jack in the Box is actively growing across the country with potential opportunities in all 50 states. Ready to bring Jack in the Box to your community? Click the button to learn more.

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Site Requirements

Physical Features for Latest Prototype
  • Free-Standing / Out-Parcel Pads
  • End Cap
  • Ground Lease & Purchase
  • Ingress / Egress
  • Visibility & Signage
  • Drive-Thru Required

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Venue Types

Traditional & non-traditional Franchising

Our flexible construction plan allows us to build locations in a wide variety of traditional & non-traditional venues like...

  • Free-Standing
  • Endcaps
  • Co-Development
  • Convenience Stores (C-Store)
  • Travel Plazas
  • Airports
  • Stadiums
  • College Campuses
  • Military Bases
  • And Much More
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Our Ideal Candidate

Jack in the Box Franchise Requirements

We're looking for franchise partners to expand our footprint throughout the United States of America. Our ideal candidate is someone with...

  • Strong Business Acumen
  • Restaurant Experience (Preferred Not Required)
  • Passion for Jack in the Box
  • Ability to Meet Financial Requirements
  • Commitment to Follow Brand Guidelines & Standards
  • An Entrepreneurial Spirit
Jack in the Box Employees Our Ideal Candidate
 

Venue Types

Traditional & non-traditional Franchising

Our flexible construction plan allows us to build locations in a wide variety of traditional & non-traditional Jack in the Box venues like...

Jack in the Box Venue Types
 

Our Ideal Candidate

Jack in the Box Franchise Requirements

We're looking for franchise partners to expand our footprint throughout the United States of America. Our ideal candidate is someone with...

  • Strong Business Acumen
  • Restaurant Experience (Preferred Not Required)
  • Passion for Jack in the Box
  • Ability to Meet Financial Requirements
  • Commitment to Follow Brand Guidelines & Standards
  • An Entrepreneurial Spirit
Jack in the Box Employees Our Ideal Franchising Candidate
 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Meet The Team

Once you get started on your franchise journey, you'll be working with some of the most experienced and dedicated members of the Franchising Industry. We work with our franchisees every step of the way.

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Van Ingram

Vice President of Franchise Development
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Ronni Silver

Director of Franchise Development
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Mike Wahrer

Vice President of Design & Construction
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Dustin Thompson

Director of Franchise Marketing & Development
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Kim Thompson

Director of Franchise Development
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Mike Wootton

Director of Franchise Development
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John Pearson

Content Marketing Manager
 

Franchisee Testimonials

Hear what franchise owners at Jack in the Box have to say about working with our iconic burger franchise.

Shane Paul Jack in the Box Franchise Owner
"I know all of the executives and I trust them a lot. When you know they're competent and doing a great job, it makes it easy to invest in the brand."
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Jack in the Box Franchise Owner
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"My favorite part about the Jack in the Box franchise community is everybody gets along as a family. We typically get together at least once per year."
Shehzad Gill
Jack in the Box Franchise Owner
David Beshay
"If you're willing to put in the work and do things the right way, there is a lot of success to be had here at Jack in the Box."
David Beshay
Jack in the Box Franchise Owner
 
 

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