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One to Watch: Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina
Former McAlister’s Deli exec gives the fresh-Mex concept a new lease on life and opportunities for growth.
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The Hands-On CEO
Balancing field visits with CEO-level responsibilities gives execs a better handle on brand performance and customer satisfaction.
How He's Starting Over with Salsarita's
The untold story of industry veteran Phil Friedman’s acquisition of Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina.
Salsarita's Plans Even Bigger Growth for 2016
Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina, the popular fast-casual Mexican restaurant chain known for its depth of authentically inspired menu choices, is looking to ...
Salsarita's Set to Open in Lewisville, Texas
Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina is arriving in Lewisville, Texas, courtesy of Barton & Agha, LLC.
Salsarita's Brings Back Mexican Chop Salad
Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina, the popular restaurant famous for its authentically inspired Mexican dishes, is bringing back its popular Mexican Chop Sala...
Salsarita's Plans to Increase 2014 Growth Burst
Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina, the fast-casual Mexican restaurant chain known for its authentically inspired menu choices made to order with fresh ingredi...
Salsarita's Online Quiz Matches Visitors with Menu Items
Fans of Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina can reveal their own secret identities with its new online quiz.
First of 10 Planned Salsarita's Opens in Mississippi
On October 6, 2014, Mississippi Franchise Development (MFD) opened the first of 10 planned Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina restaurants in Mississippi.
Salsarita's Heats Up with "BurHEATo" LTO
Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina and PuckerButt Pepper Company have teamed up to create the “World’s Hottest Burrito.” The new limited time only menu item, f...
Salsarita's Rings In March with Daily Specials
Salsarita’s, the Mexican cantina concept, will debut five new daily specials starting in March.
Salsarita’s Launches World's Hottest Burrito in Charlotte, NC
Charlotte-based Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina and Fort Mill-based PuckerButt Pepper Company have teamed up to create the World’s Hottest Burrito.
Phil Friedman Takes the Reins at Salsarita’s as CEO
After acquiring the company in 2011, Phil Friedman is stepping forward into a new active role as chief executive officer of Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina ...
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