Competitor Analysis Direct competitors: Qdoba Mexican Eats Qdoba, second-largest Mexican fast-casual chain in the U.S, was founded in the same location (Denver, U.S) but 2 years later than Chipotle (1995). In 2003, Jack in the Box acquired Qdoba from the owner of a private firm. Strengths: In order to distinguish itself from competitors, especially Qdoba doesn’t want to be “me-too Chipotle.
This post is part of the On the Margin blog. In a note yesterday, Baird Analyst David Tarantino suggested that Jack in the Box could consider selling its burrito chain, Qdoba Mexican Eats. The reason, he said, was that Qdoba was depressing Jack in the Box’s valuation. “We believe the Qdoba business has become an anchor on the valuation metrics being applied to the overall Jack business.
Earlier this year, Jack in the Box sold its Qdoba Restaurant Corp unit, which operates and franchises more than 700 Qdoba Mexican Eats restaurants, to private equity firm Apollo Global Management.A pioneering fast casual Mexican food restaurant chain founded in Denver, Colorado in 1993 which has now grown to over 775 locations nationwide. 316 Investments made a significant investment in 1998 to help the brand expand outside of Colorado by becoming one of it’s 1st franchisees, and in 1999 brought the brand (originally as Z-TECA Mexican Grill) to Indiana. 316 Investments at one time.Jack in the Box was founded in 1951 by Robert O. Peterson in San Diego, California. The fast food restaurant chain has over 2,200 locations. Jack in the Box menu prices are somewhat competitive and generally considered to be in the mid-tier cost of fast food restaurant industry. View more information about Jack in the Box on their website.
Jack in the Box is an American fast-food restaurant chain founded February 21, 1951, by Robert O. Peterson in San Diego, California, where it is headquartered. The chain has 2,200 locations, primarily serving the West Coast of the United States and selected large urban areas in the eastern portion of the US including Texas.Read More
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JACK owns and operates a total of 2,247 Jack in the Box fast food restaurants, about 72% of which are owned by franchisees. Jack in the Box is one of the largest hamburger chains in the US with operations in 19 states, with the vast majority of its operations in California and Texas. JACK also owns Qdoba and has 614 total restaurants, about half of which are owned by franchisees. Qdoba is a.Read More
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