Unleash the Power of Brand Recognition
Benefit from A&W’s Strong Presence
When searching for a company to franchise with, investing in a company with strong brand recognition and a loyal customer base is crucial to ensuring your business can grow. A&W has been delighting customers with our original root beer since 1919, making us a pioneer in the industry. Our brand has stood the test of time, becoming a beloved household name known for our delicious food and, of course, our iconic root beer.
When you join the A&W franchise family, you’re not just investing in a business, you’re becoming a part of our ongoing legacy. Over the years, A&W has become synonymous with cherished memories and a sense of nostalgia. Customers of all ages have fond recollections of sipping our frosty mugs of freshly made root beer, enjoying our mouthwatering burgers and classic comfort foods. By becoming an A&W franchisee, you can tap into the emotional connection our brand has fostered for generations, creating an exceptional experience for your customers and benefiting from their loyalty.
Exclusive Rights and Unique Offerings
As an A&W franchisee, you gain exclusive rights to serve our proprietary A&W root beer in your restaurant. This distinctive offering sets you apart from competitors and provides a compelling reason for customers to choose your establishment. With the root beer market expected to grow to $1.25 billion by 2028, choosing A&W is an easy decision. Our famous root beer, made fresh in our restaurants, is renowned for its exceptional taste and quality. When served in our signature frosty mugs, it offers a truly unparalleled experience that customers can only find at A&W.
Benefit from Customer Loyalty and Market Demand
Nostalgia and comfort foods have experienced a resurgence in popularity, and A&W is perfectly positioned to tap into this market demand. With our rich history and menu offerings that evoke fond memories, A&W represents more than just a restaurant, it’s a symbol of special experiences. By franchising with A&W, you benefit from the deep guest loyalty and the widespread recognition that comes with the A&W brand. Customers seek out A&W for a taste of the past, and by delivering exceptional food and service, you can foster lasting relationships with a devoted fan base that last far into the future.
Franchisee Support and Growth
We’re committed to providing the best support possible for our franchise partners. We understand that your growth is our growth, and we provide comprehensive support every step of the way. From initial training to ongoing assistance in operations, marketing, and management, we equip you with the tools and knowledge to thrive as an A&W franchisee. Also, as part of the A&W franchise family, you’ll be connected with a network of like-minded entrepreneurs who share your passion for our brand. Together, we create a “one team” culture where franchisees support one another, ensuring that every community we serve receives the best possible experience.
“Our ownership acquired the business to protect the interest of the franchisees for the long term. For our organization, and for our shareholders, ‘long term’ means generational. There’s no exit strategy,” explains Kevin Bazner, Chairman and CEO of A&W. “We have created, from day one, an organization that was franchise-partner-centric. We want to help our existing franchise partners grow with an emphasis on profitable sales.”
Join the A&W Family Today
If you’re ready to harness the power of a legacy brand and embark on a rewarding entrepreneurial journey, we invite you to explore the franchise opportunities available with A&W. Fill out our form here to receive our comprehensive Franchise Information Report, which will provide you with detailed insights into the benefits and requirements of owning an A&W franchise. Let’s start a conversation about how A&W can help you achieve your business goals.