Restaurant Chain Growth Report 01/27/15

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Sumner, WA-based URBAN TIMBER COFFEE CO has increased by 1 unit, from 2…
Wahoo’s Fish Taco Opens Restaurant in Woodland Hills, California

New Franchise Location Announced on the Heels of the Company’s 25th Anniversary Tustin, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Celebrating 25 years of serving its signature fish taco, Wahoo’s Fish Taco, a community mainstay and worldwide pop culture phenomenon since 1988, announces the opening…
Wahoo’s Fish Taco Introduces Citrus Slaw Taco

Santa Ana, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  In celebration of its 25th anniversary, Wahoo’s Fish Taco, a community mainstay and worldwide pop culture phenomenon since 1988, introduces an addition to their menu. The new “Citrus Slaw Taco” offers a choice of fillings (chicken…

Wing Lam, co-founder of Wahoo’s Fish Taco, is the face of the surf-inspired taco chain, with 65 restaurants in seven states. The company started almost 25 years ago in an old Italian restaurant near a stretch of industrial office plazas…

Growing Concepts Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Coeur D’Alene, ID-based SAN FRANCISCO SOURDOUGH EATERY (founded 1999) has increased by 1 unit, from 10 to 11 (10% growth).  These fast casual sandwich shops…

Franchises get a bad rap from people who are committed to supporting independent businesses or who have embraced the “buy local” movement. Even though most franchises are owned and operated by community entrepreneurs, it’s probably true that franchising is the…