Organic restaurant to open at Florida Walmart
In a symbiotic exchange of credibility and visibility, an all-organic quick service restaurant is opening inside a new Walmart Supercenter near Orlando.
The restaurant, known as Grown, is the first USDA Certified Organic fast food restaurant on the East Coast, and was founded in Miami last year by Shannon Allen and her husband Ray Allen, the retired NBA All-Star. They describe the concept as marrying “the quality of farm-to-fork cuisine with the convenience of fast food dining.”
Walmart officials describe it as a snug fit for the Lake Nona Walmart Supercenter, which opened Wednesday (the restaurant was still under construction