Newk's to open 11 locations in West Texas, San Antonio
A new franchise partner plans to open 11 Newk's restaurants in West Texas and the San Antonio metro area.
Lashford Howard LLc, owned by Patrick and Tara Lashford and Kendall Howards, will open the new eateries in Amarillo, Abilene, El Paso, Lubbock, Midland, Odessa, San Angelo, and in greater San Antonio.
"We have frequented Newk's Eatery for years across Texas, always impressed by the premium ingredients and culinary-driven menu," said Patrick Lashford, co-owner of Lashford Howard LLC, in a press release. "When the opportunity presented itself to expand Newk's across West Texas and San Antonio, we partnered with Kendall Howard immediately. Tara, Kendall and I look forward to bringing Newk's hand-crafted sandwiches, pizzas and salads to more Texas neighborhoods."
Newk's has been up and running for 14 years and operates more than 116 restaurants in 15 states. Fast Casual named Newk's among its Top 50 "Movers and Shakers" in 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Topics: Franchising & Growth