Growth At Newk’s Eatery Accelerates
Fast casual chain’s continued growth includes new markets and franchisees
Jackson, MS (RestaurantNews.com) Newk’s Eatery, the fresh fast casual restaurant known for its culinary-driven menu and open kitchens, experienced continued growth in 2016, including six new area development agreements that will add more than 40 new restaurants to the brand’s regional footprint.
The company’s rapid expansion in 2016, with 16 new restaurant openings and three new market entries, has created 48 percent new store growth in two years. In December 2016 and January 2017 alone, the company signed three new development agreements with retail and restaurant franchise industry veterans