John Scardapane of Saladworks Searches for Strategic Partnerships

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA – Saladworks, the nation’s first and largest fresh-tossed salad franchise concept, is looking to increase its national footprint by means of acquiring complementary salad brands.  Saladworks has targeted a number of strategically placed concepts who would be a good fit to join Saladworks under the entrée sized salad umbrella.  With over 100 stores in 11 states currently, Saladworks is interviewing strategic partners who are well qualified financially and strategically to facilitate this next phase in growth.

Saladworks is poised for expansion.  Saladworks’ 2013 system wide sales reached 76 million.  With 20 stores on target to open in 2014, Saladworks has more than 60 additional units in development.  In addition to the potential for explosive growth domestically, Saladworks is beginning to leave its mark on the International landscape.  With locations already open in Singapore and Canada, the concept is expanding its presence rapidly.  Stores in both Dubai and Qatar will open in 2014.  Saladworks has incredible longevity, the company has experienced financial prosper year after year; they proved to be a highly successful franchise company with many accolades under their belt. With the salad category growing at such a rapid pace and the highly experienced staff now is the right time to expand through partnerships. John’s Quote

Needs quote from John, game changer, because this is new! So whySaladworks has engaged Mufson, Howe, Hunter & Partners, LLC to assist it in identifying the strategic partners



Saladworks, celebrating its 27th year in operation, is the nation’s first and largest fresh-salad franchise concept. Operating more than 100 locations in 11 states with more than 60 units in development, Saladworks offers a wide menu of flavorful salads, signature dressings, proprietary soups and Fusion and Panini sandwiches. With the addition of the True Nutrition menu, Saladworks’ signature salads average only 300 calories. In 2012, Entrepreneur magazine named Saladworks the nation’s number-one salad franchise, for the fourth year in a row. It is consistently listed on QSR’s 10 Best Franchise Deals; Inc.’s 500/5000; and Philadelphia Business Journal’s Best Places to Work.  For more information, visit

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