McAlister's Deli

McAlister’s Deli Lends A Hand In Abilene, TX, With New Unit

McAlister’s Deli announced its first location in Abilene, Texas, will open on Monday, September 30, at 3318 South Clack St.

To celebrate the opening and introduce McAlister’s to the local community, the restaurant will partner to raise funds for the West Texas Rehabilitation Center in Abilene.

McAlister’s Promotion Kicks Off Just in Time for College Football


McAlister's Deli, a leading fast casual restaurant, announced it has teamed up with Raycom Sports and the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) as the official sponsor of the McAlister’s ACC Football Challenge mobile gaming app, available for free in the Android and Apple app stores. Fans can play as their favorite ACC team, compete live against other fans, and unlock McAlister’s prizes, including the grand prize — a VIP trip to the ACC Football Championship.

McAlister’s Franchisee Opens 7th Unit in St. Louis Area

McAlister’s Deli announced its first location in Maplewood, Missouri, will open on Tuesday, September 3, in the Deer Creek Shopping Center.

The restaurant will also host a ribbon-cutting ceremony on September 10 at 4 p.m. to celebrate McAlister’s latest opening with local residents.

McAlister’s Biggest Franchisee Signs 30-Unit Expansion Deal

McAlister's Deli announced its largest franchisee, The Saxton Group, has signed an agreement to develop 30 new restaurants in three states over the next six years. The growth will occur in markets throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Missouri, with a primary focus in the Dallas-Fort Worth and Kansas City markets.  

McAlister's Delivers 12th Quarter of Positive Sales

McAlister's Deli announced a same-store sales increase of 6.4 percent during the second quarter of 2013. This marks the 12th straight quarter of positive sales growth. 

Comp sales were driven primarily by an increase in entrée sales, indicating overall traffic gains for McAlister’s restaurants system-wide.

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