Operational since 1983, Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches is a chain of restaurants with more than 230 corporate and franchised locations in over 25 U.S. states. It serves a variety of sandwiches, such as Italian Night Club, Country Club, Gourmet Veggie Club, Turkey Tom and Big John. The chain s restaurants additionally offer various side items that include chocolate chip and raisin cookies, potato chips and hot peppers. Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches provides online order placement options. The chain offers catering services and gift cards that can be used at any of its locations. In addition, it operates an online store that features T-shirts, jackets and hats.