Leading double drive-thru concept continues rapid growth with new multi-unit franchise development agreements in California, Tennessee and Maryland
Cookeville – Checkers Drive-in will soon be opening a restaurant in Cookeville. The location will be a part of a major growth strategy by the restaurant chain.
Checkers & Rally’s, the innovative pioneer of the double-drive thru, announced it has signed three multi-unit development agreements that will bring 40 new restaurants to California, Tennessee and Maryland.
In Tennessee, current franchisee Michael Rezi will grow the brand by 15 units statewide in markets including Nashville, Spring Hill, and more, with the first location planned for Cookeville.
With these deals, the company has now signed 32 agreements in 2022 representing a total of 72 new restaurant units.
“We are very pleased to be working with some incredible franchisees to bring 40 Checkers & Rally’s serving our famous Big Buford Burgers and award-winning fries to California, Tennessee and Maryland …” said Kris McDonald, Vice President of Development at Checkers & Rally’s. “We look forward to seeing our franchisees succeed through Checkers & Rally’s proven franchise model, and are eager to continue executing our strategic growth plans with multi-unit franchisees in markets across the country.”
With a focus on multi-unit franchise system growth, Checkers & Rally’s offers franchisees an award-winning franchise opportunity, built on industry leading ROI, an accessible culture, best-in-class franchisee support and a strategic path for accessible territorial growth. Its drive-thru restaurants utilize smaller footprints and efficient buildings for compelling unit economics, and provide multiple service channels, including drive-thru, new e-commerce lanes and walk-up windows, maximizing output and optimizing business potential.
The new deal announcements continue Checkers & Rally’s strong growth in 2022, which includes opening more than 40 new sites this year. To learn more about its franchising opportunities, please visit CheckersFranchising.com.
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