Jimmy John's meats supply chain: Pledged to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 30 percent by 2030 - and just made the largest-ever land stewardship commitment by a U.S. protein company, supporting improved environmental practices on two million acres of cropland by 2020. The Jimmy John's website confirms this data, hence the image for state locations should be updated. As a means of survival, Jimmy began hand delivering tasty sandwiches to students at Eastern Illinois University, and from there, grew the business into what it is today. Just check the "Get Order Status Notifications" box after you've placed your order on the app, or view your Order History at jimmyjohns.com, to keep track of your order. Jimmy John's now has over 2,800 locations in 43 states across the U.S. 1. Learn more about Johnson’s life and career. The company was founded by 19-year-old Jimmy John Liautaud. Jimmie Johnson, American race-car driver who won seven NASCAR championships (2006–10, 2013, 2016) and was the first driver to win the title in five consecutive years. Jimmy John Liautaud opened the doors to the first Jimmy John's in Charleston, Illinois on January 13, 1983. Use Jimmy John's Order Tracker to See how soon you'll be eating wholesome bread & veggies with plenty of all-natural meats and real cheese. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 24.20.26.53 06:47, 6 June 2010 (UTC) Louisiana should also be highlighted. Jimmy John's Franchise, LLC is an American franchised sandwich fast food restaurant chain owned by Inspire Brands.It was founded by Jimmy John Liautaud in 1983 and is headquartered in Champaign, Illinois.In 35 years, the company has grown to more than 2,700 locations in all states except Alaska, Connecticut, Hawaii, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. Jimmy John Liautaud is the founder and chairman of the popular ‘Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwich’ chain. Jimmy John's Franchise, LLC is an American franchised sandwich fast food restaurant chain, specializing in delivery.It was founded by Jimmy John Liautaud in 1983 and is headquartered in Champaign, Illinois.In 35 years, the company has grown to more than 2,800 locations in all states except Alaska, Connecticut, Hawaii, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. Jimmy John's was founded in 1983 by Jimmy John Liautaud in the college town of Charleston, IL. An entrepreneur in the truest sense of the word, when boys of his age were busy deciding what future course to study, Liautaud was giving wings to his ambitions. Franchise History. In 2009 he became the first NASCAR driver to be named Male Athlete of the Year by the Associated Press. Jimmy John's has become available in Oregon, with a locations in Beaverton and Portland.