Industry News | February 4, 2013

Colorado Which Wich Wins National Franchisee of the Year

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Colorado Wich LLC, d/b/a Which Wich Superior Sandwiches, an award-winning, national sandwich concept celebrated its recent award of Franchisee of the Year at the annual Which Wich corporate convention in January. More than 143 franchises were in consideration for the prestigious honor. Additionally, Colorado Wich received the award for Highest Annual Sales for its unprecedented growth in 2012 as the top restaurant in the Which Wich system. There are currently 12 Which Wich restaurants across the Denver metro area and Colorado Springs.

“We are thrilled to be honored as National Franchisee of the Year and Highest Annual Sales. These awards are a direct result of hard work and dedication on behalf of our amazing team at Colorado Wich,” says Jeff Gordan, chief financial officer and founder of Colorado Wich. 
“After opening our first restaurant in Lone Tree, Colorado, in 2007, we just knew our superior sandwiches would be a hit with Coloradoans across the state.”
 
The Which Wich annual convention is held every other year to gather the franchisees together and celebrate success. The Franchisee of the Year award goes to the operator who best personifies the Which Wich vibe in attitude, guest service, community involvement, and sales. The award for Highest in Sales goes to the franchisee that has the highest volume for traditional outlets. Which Wich currently has 300 locations open or in development in 30 states.
 
“The team at Colorado Wich is running good restaurants. They really understand how to embody Which Wich Vibe and hustle in their community to engage and be well received. Overall, they are a very good restaurant group,” says James Pa, vice president of operations, Which Wich.
 
With more than 56 trillion possible combinations, Which Wich Superior Sandwiches offer more than fifty varieties of customizable “wiches,” ranging from the signature Wicked, loaded with five meats (turkey, ham, roast beef, pepperoni, and bacon) and three cheeses, to unique items such as Thank You Turkey, with stuffing and cranberry sauce.
 
The Which Wich menu also includes vegetarian options and more than 30 sandwiches and bowls with each with 400 calories or less. Diners can also enjoy Which Wich’s signature house chips, hand-dipped shakes, and cookies.