Erik’s DeliCafe Celebrates 40 Years With Sweepstakes

Santa Cruz, CA… Erik’s DeliCafe is celebrating its 40th Anniversary with a fresh new sweepstakes to give away 2,080 “Sandwiches with Character,” served up to one lucky winner over the next 40 years. “Erik’s 40 Years Sweepstakes” will present a winner from each of its 31 independently operated DeliCafes across California with a gift card to enjoy one year of made-from-scratch soups, wraps, sandwiches and salads featuring locally sourced ingredients. Guests at all Erik’s DeliCafes will be entered in the grand prize sweepstakes to win 40 Years of “Sandwiches with Character.”

Erik’s DeliCafe sweepstakes starts July 9, 2013 and fans who are hungry to win need only to grab an Erik’s Loyalty Card on their next visit and register it at to be entered into the sweepstakes every time they make a purchase (one entry per day, no purchase necessary) through September 13, 2013.  The grand prize winner of the “40 Years” sweepstakes and winners from each of the company’s 31 DeliCafes will be announced on September 17, 2013.  For sweepstakes rules, regulations and how the prizes will be awarded, visit

“40 years of quality, service and integrity have brought us to where we are today,” said Erik Johnson, founder of Erik’s DeliCafe. “Awarding one of our fans with the food they love makes a strong statement about what the next four decades have in store for us as we continue to grow our business and menu offerings.”

The quickly-growing company may be turning 40 this year, but it’s as fresh as ever when it comes to dining. Over the decades, Erik’s DeliCafe has developed a menu that features Sandwiches with Character, soups based on family recipes, salads and local, fresh baked bread. The franchise continues to update its menu by adding new offerings suited for younger taste profiles like wraps, gluten-free items and exotically spiced sandwiches, while maintaining steadfast favorites.

About Erik’s DeliCafe

Erik Johnson opened the first Erik’s DeliCafe in Scott’s Valley in 1973 and has been expanding to new locations and introducing new menu items ever since. The company’s 31 DeliCafes can be found throughout Northern California. Erik’s marks its 40th Anniversary with the grand opening of three new stores and a sweepstakes that will award one lucky winner with 40 Years of Sandwiches with Character. Visit for more information.