REDDING, Calif. - December 01, 2014 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Black Bear Diner, a fast growth, award-winning family dining concept with 63 locations in eight western states, announced today the scheduled opening of four new restaurants this month. The restaurants are located in California, Nevada, and Oregon. They are scheduled to open as follows:
"We have cultivated a strong and identifiable brand in the west and believe there are still plenty of growth opportunities here. Though we are strategically building our brand eastward, we remain very keen on maximizing our western opportunities."
|Hayward, CA||December 1, 2014||Franchisee Location|
|Arvin, CA||December 8, 2014||Franchisee Location|
|Gresham, OR||December 8, 2014||Franchisee Location|
|Henderson, NV||December 15, 2014||Corporate Location|
"We continue to find excellent growth opportunities for our brand in the western states," said Bruce Dean, co-founder of Black Bear Diner. "We have cultivated a strong and identifiable brand in the west and believe there are still plenty of growth opportunities here. Though we are strategically building our brand eastward, we remain very keen on maximizing our western opportunities."
Recognized for serving bear-sized portions of comfort food classics in a bear-themed restaurant, Black Bear Diner is quickly establishing itself as a dominant leader in the family dining segment. It was recently ranked by Technomic, a leading research and consulting firm servicing the food and food service industry, as the 33rd fastest growing chain, and 9th fastest among full-service restaurants. The brand will close 2014 with 67 locations and is projected to have 100 units nationally by 2018.
Founded in 1995, Black Bear Diner is a fast-growing, community-oriented, family dining concept that offers a one-of-a-kind experience in a fun, bear-themed atmosphere. Black Bear Diner was born from a desire to bring home-style comfort food classics and personal service back to the dining experience.
Recognized as a Top 10 Franchise Value by Full Service Restaurant Magazine and ranked in Next 20 Concepts to Watch by Nation’s Restaurant News, Black Bear Diner is actively seeking experienced franchise operators whose passion, energy and entrepreneurial spirit reflect that of the founders, and share a relentless commitment to serving their guests and communities. For additional information, please visit www.blackbeardiner.com or find Black Bear Diner on Facebook and Twitter.
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