Newk’s Express Cafe is opening in the recently closed Altanta Bread Company space, located at 535 Cool Springs Blvd, Franklin TN 37067. Newk’s are hoping to be ready to open by March, 2011.
Newk’s Phillip O’Reilly told CoolSprings.com, “We are excited about coming to the Cool Springs area“.
Their website describes Newk’s menu as “fresh, delicious choices made fresh to order”. Newk’s header reads ” The freshest, most flavorful place on the planet. And our food’s even better.”
Newk’s Express Cafe has 4 additional Tennessee locations; Murfreesboro, Turkey Creek in Knoxville, Cordova and Collierville.
The corporate leadership team of Newk’s is made up of Don Newcomb, Debra Bryson and Chris Newcomb. Prior to launching Newk’s Express Cafe, the trio founded McAlister’s Deli. They sold their interest in McAlister’s Deli back in 2001.
Newk’s has been expanding with recent openings in Charlotte, Gulfport, College Station and Huntsville. The Newk’s Express Cafe chain currently has locations in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee and Texas. The total cash investment necessary to begin operations of a Newk’s restaurant franchise is $719,500 to $1,054,500. Newk’s is looking for franchisees who are financially and operationally capable of developing at least 3 -5 Newk’s Express Café locations.
We’re looking forward to Newk’s Express Cafe opening in Cool Springs in March!
Newk’s Express Cafe
535 Cool Springs Blvd.
Franklin, TN 37067
(Opening March 2011)