Freebirds World Burrito

Freebirds World Burrito Lands in Wichita, Kansas

Freebirds World Burrito will open its second location in Wichita, Kansas, on Thursday, March 13, at 11 a.m. in the Village at Greenwich. The first 25 customers at the location will be rewarded with free burritos for one year.

The new Wichita location is the seventh restaurant for FB Midwest Development LLC, the first Freebirds franchisee. The fast-casual concept owned by Tavistock Restaurants currently operates more than 100 locations across the U.S.

Freebirds World Burrito Welcomes Bobby Shaw

Freebirds World Burrito, the fast-casual burrito concept owned by Tavistock Restaurants, announced the addition of industry veteran Bobby Shaw as senior vice president of operations. In this role, Shaw will oversee more than 90 Freebirds World Burrito locations across seven states and support the growth of the brand through strategic planning initiatives and profit management practices.

FREEBIRDS Rolls Out New Restaurant

FREEBIRDS World Burrito, the fast casual burrito joint with a rock 'n' roll attitude, announced today it will open in Wichita, Kansas, on Thursday, June 20, 2013. The Wichita location is the sixth restaurant for FB Midwest Development, LLC, the first franchisee of FREEBIRDS World Burrito. To celebrate the grand opening, FREEBIRDS will give the first 25 guests in line FREE burritos for a year.

Freebirds Will Use "Fanatics" to Help End Hunger

Now through June 16, FREEBIRDS World Burrito and its charity arm, World Works, will join the fight to end children’s hunger by encouraging its “Fanatics,” or loyalty members, to donate their “stamps” (accrued loyalty points) in order to provide meals for children who do not get enough food.

Freebirds Makes Its Mark on Lawrence, Kansas

Freebirds World Burrito, the fast-casual burrito joint with a rock ‘n’ roll attitude, announced it opened in Lawrence, Kansas, on Thursday, January 31, 2013.

The Lawrence location is the fourth restaurant for FB Midwest Development, the first franchisee of Freebirds World Burrito.

To celebrate the grand opening, Freebirds gave the first 25 guests in line free burritos for a year.

Freebirds Appoints New VP of Franchise Development

Freebirds World Burrito, the fast-casual burrito joint with the rock 'n' roll attitude, has named Chris Cheeck vice president of franchise development.

In this newly created position, Cheek will work to find selective franchisee partners across the country.

Freebirds intends to have no more than two dozen operators in the U.S. that exclusively own their preferred geographic territory. These territories will need to sufficiently support a minimum of 10 locations and will average closer to 40.

Freebirds Acquires Seven Qdoba Locations in California

Tavistock FREEBIRDS LLC has agreed to acquire seven restaurants in the Central Valley of California from Qdoba franchisee 4G Management.

The sites are located in Sacramento, Tracy, Fresno, Clovis, Turlock, and Modesto (two locations). The restaurants will be converted to company-owned-and-operated Freebirds World Burrito locations and will open by the end of the year.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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