Corner Bakery Cafe franchise continues to accelerate growth
Corner Bakery Café has announced that it is extending its reach into the North East with two new franchise agreements that will bring 15 new bakery cafe locations to New York state in the next six years. According to the information provided, franchisee and operating partner, Fran DeSimone, has aggressive plans to simultaneously develop the greater markets of Rochester, Buffalo and Syracuse, complementing Corner Bakery Cafe’s current accelerated pace of growth in key regions throughout the country.
John LaBarge, vice president of franchise business at Corner Bakery Café, commented, “Fran’s extensive experience in the restaurant business – specifically in the bakery cafe category – along with his plans for fast-paced expansion align well with our own ambitious development goals. We are on track to more than double the Corner Bakery Cafe system in the next three to four years, and our ability to attract this caliber of franchise partner with this level of industry experience enables us to achieve our goal.”
Corner Bakery Cafe is a fast casual restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner to its guests. Established in 1991, Corner Bakery Cafe restaurants are owned and operated by CBC Restaurant Corp. with 121 company-owned and franchised locations around the country. (kbp)