Casual Tex-Mex franchise continues its planned expansion throughout Florida

ORLANDO, Fla., January 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Shortly after announcing its aggressive five-market expansion plan, Capital Tacos, a nationally award-winning Tex-Mex casual dining restaurant chain, is making good on its promise to build brick-and-mortar franchised locations in the brand’s home base of Florida with the announcement of a recently completed 3 unit development agreement for the central region of the state. The first of these will open at the Clermont Regional Shopping Center, 1042-1044 E Highway 50 clermont this spring owned by Jim Kerr.

Kerr, a local entrepreneur with over 15 years of corporate sales experience, uses the skills and expertise he gained as a former franchisee to find renewed success with the burgeoning Capital Tacos concept. Kerr previously owned a one-unit franchise restaurant in Atlanta with his family before moving Florida for his last selling position.

He scrolled through the reviews to find the top rated tacos in his area and since stumbling across the brand’s consistent 5-star reviews he has been a loyal Capital Tacos customer and said, “It was the best Tex-Mex I ever had.” In addition to the brand’s high-quality customer experience and innovative menu choices, it was their deep corporate culture that solidified Kerr’s decision to eventually become a franchisee.

“There couldn’t be a better time to join the Capital Tacos family,” said Kerr. “Besides my personal background, which Orlando The market has been desperate for an innovative and utterly delicious Tex-Mex chain to break through in its community, and I have no doubt Capital Tacos will soon fill that void and become a staple Central Florida Resident.”

With roots in it Tampa BayCapital Tacos has embarked on an aggressive development plan that will take the beloved Tex-Mex franchise beyond the heart Floridas Gulf Coast. The brand launched its franchise program in early 2022 and has since taken steps to establish a presence in multiple regions, including Atlanta, Charlotte, Colorado, Orlando and South Florida, with brick and mortar opening doors in each of these markets by the second quarter of this year. Not to mention the franchise’s food trailers, another element Capital Tacos plans to expand into multiple available markets in the coming months. With further plans to grow in the restaurant chain’s home state Orlando Area, Kerr’s 3-unit deal will add significantly to saturation Central Florida Market in the areas of clermont, Ocala and lady lake to ensure the entire region has access to the Capital Tacos menu.

“With growth plans to develop in our sister market of OrlandoThe Capital Tacos team is confident that the brand will seamlessly travel into this space where our offerings are in such high demand, especially with the contributions of Jim who shares our goal of making the best of Tex-Mex and having a nostalgically fun time in to bring more communities across the region,” said Josch Luger, co-founder of Capital Tacos. “We have no doubt that Jim’s unique background and experience will ensure great success Central Floridaand we look forward to witnessing his accomplishments in this area.”

Capital Tacos is currently seeking single-unit and multi-unit franchisees interested in new career opportunities or looking to diversify their current portfolios.

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Capital Tacos is a nationally ranked Tex-Mex restaurant franchise founded in Tampa, Flacurrently operating or planning to operate in the states Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and Colorado. They’ve been named one of America’s 40 Hottest Fast Casual Brands by QSR Magazine and one of the 11 Taco Chains Disrupting the Fast Casual Sector, a Top 3 Taco in the Country by Business Insider/Foursquare, and to the best taco restaurant in all of America tampa / St. Petersburg from Yelp, among a variety of other awards. The emerging franchise brand is known for its handcrafted, innovative and unparalleled Tex-Mex flavors that push the boundaries of quality and creativity the sector is known for. Capital Tacos is currently seeking qualified candidates to further expand the franchise into select markets in the Southeast and across the country.

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