C-Stores & Travel Plazas

Partner Your C-Store or Travel Plaza with a Jack in the Box Franchise

C-Stores & Travel Plazas

Partner Your C-Store or Travel Plaza with Jack in the Box Franchising


Why Jack in the Box?

Jack in the Box is a perfect partner for the Convenience Store & Travel Plaza Industry with more than 2,100 locations nationwide including +80 c-store units. 

  • C-Store Average Unit Volume (AUV): $1,734,303
  • Diverse 24/7 Menu with All Five Day Parts
  • Any Menu Item - Any Time of Day
  • Flexible Layouts and Store Designs
  • +80 Existing Co-Developed Spaces


Existing C-Store Units


C-Store Average Unit Volume


Years in Business


In The News

C-store Retailers Explore Options to Find the Right Foodservice Formula

"I chose Jack in the Box because they checked all of the boxes. It is an iconic brand that offers a great menu for all dayparts, including breakfast, lunch, dinner, snack occasions and late night." - Jimmy Bir Singh

Convenience Store News - 7/24/2023


C-Store / Travel Plaza Site Requirements

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Spacing Requirements

Approximately 1,350 Square Feet for Kitchen-Only with Drive-Thru
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Interior Dining 

Additional 500-600 Square Feet for Dining Room (If Included)
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A Drive-Thru is Required for All Convenience Store Locations

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Monthly Gallonage

We're Looking for C-stores with a Minimum Monthly Gallonage of 125,000
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Traffic Counts

We Target Areas with Traffic Counts of +20,000 Cars per Day
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Thoroughfare Access

Locations with Access to Major Highways and Intersections Preferred


All-Day Everyday Menu

Our menu is based on our original approach to bold flavor fusions, variety, authenticity, attention to quality, and fresh preparation.

We operate in the primary food category of burgers. However, we have a unique menu with innovative items like tacos, chicken sandwiches, jumbo egg rolls, salads, and breakfast served 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.


Flexible Layouts & Designs

At Jack in the Box, our flexible construction plan gives us the ability to fit the unique needs of your c-store / travel plaza location.

Whether you want to build our base ~1,350 square foot kitchen-only model with a drive-thru or have the space to add interior seating, we have designs to help you maximize your space.

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World-Class Support

At Jack in the Box, our world-class training program gives you all of the tools necessary to run and operate your franchise.

All our franchisees complete a 10-to-14-week training program to learn our system. Through a combination of computer-based and on-the-job training, you'll receive training on topics such as:

  • Point-of-Sale System

  • Ordering and Inventory Tracking

  • Marketing and Advertising

  • Information Technology

  • Setting and Achieving Growth Goals

By the time your training is complete, you should feel confident about operating your new restaurant.

We assist with site layouts, selecting an architect, zoning, permitting, general contracting, reviewing bids, and ordering store décor and signage. Our support continues by providing:

  • Regionally Based Construction Managers

  • Prototype Plans

  • Bid Reviews

  • Site Visits

  • Access to our Vendor Network: FF&E, Millwork, Small Wares

Jack in the Box uses an unapologetically bold strategy to advertise, market, and promote our more than 2,200 locations. We take an omnichannel approach to reach customers, create brand awareness, and drive traffic to your restaurant.

  • Custom Marketing Plans

  • Local Marketing Initiatives

  • Interactive Marketing Website

  • Digital Marketing

  • Social Media

  • Athletic Sponsorships

  • Billboards

  • Radio Advertisements

  • Customer Loyalty App


Instant Watch Webinar

Learn everything you need to know about franchising with Jack in the Box during our on-demand instant watch webinar.


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