Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches is a restaurant chain based in the United States with more than 1,500 locations in 43 states. Jimmy John’s was founded in 1983 by Jimmy John Liautaud, and today the chain is the privately held company with headquarters in Champaign, Illinois. Most of the locations (98%) are franchise-owned with Jimmy John’s Franchise, LLC, as a parent company.
Today there are no Jimmy John’s foreign units, and all restaurants are located within the United States. According to the Franchise Times Estimate, the 2013 sales of Jimmy John’s Gourmet ...