Wok Box franchise expands into the USA
Wok Box, one of North America's fastest growing Pan Asian quick service restaurants, has announced that it has signed its first US lease in the Portland, OR area with franchisee Ron Elton. According to the information provided, Ron Elton, an experienced franchise operator who also owns Subway and Jamba Juice stores, plans on opening his first Wok Box this August.
He commented, “I am very excited to find another fast casual Franchisor that believes in healthy, great tasting cuisine. To be able to expand and develop this concept fits into our business plan to open restaurants that are health conscience, enabling customers to feel good about the food they eat.”
Wok Box specializes in freshly cooked, quick and healthy Asian cuisine. Its menu focuses on serving Stirfry Noodle Boxes, Rice Boxes, Curry Boxes, Soups and Appetizers that are inspired by a wide variety of Asian influences, using fine authentic spices and high quality ingredients. It offers a contemporary dine-in atmosphere, as well as distinctive Asian boxes for take-out services. Wok Box opened in 2003 and currently operates nearly 60 locations in Canada, with more opening in the US in 2012. (kbp)