RELEASE – TUCSON, Ariz. (October 2020) – Irish Beef, the Tucson area Arby’s franchisee, is opening a new location at 700 W. Sahuarita in Sahuarita, Ariz., located at exit 75 off Interstate 19, on Nov. 9, 2020. The restaurant is approximately 2,300 sq. ft.
The Sahuarita location features the new Arby’s prototype design and is the twelfth Tucson area Arby’s restaurant for Irish Beef. Since acquiring the franchise, Irish Beef has remodeled five of the existing area restaurants and has built three new Arby’s.
“We are proud to be a part of this community and thankful to open this new restaurant during a pandemic and hire 45 new employees,” said Jami Salyers, director of operations and partner at Irish Beef. “We look forward to serving our guests safely, and invite everyone to stop by for their favorite Arby’s menu item.”
Irish Beef has invested more than $10.5 million remodeling and building new restaurants in the greater Tucson community. The general contractor for the Sahuarita restaurant is local Tucson contractor Division II Construction Company, Inc.
About Irish Beef
Irish Beef is a restaurant and investment company focused on operating and developing restaurants in Tucson, Ariz., and acquiring additional restaurants in other markets. The management team is an experienced franchisor and franchisee focused on delivering excellent operations, profitable growth, and building strong community engagement.
Irish Beef currently owns and operates 10 Arby’s restaurants in Tucson and one in Sierra Vista, Ariz., and is committed to re-imaging and building additional restaurants in the market. It is dedicated to a culture of fostering growth and development for all team members involved with running a successful business. It’s unique SHARE program (Show How and Reward Excellence) has proven to generate exceptional talent at all levels of the business. For more information visit irishbeefrestaurants.com.
Arby’s, founded in 1964, is the second-largest sandwich restaurant brand in the world with more than 3,400 restaurants in seven countries. Arby’s is part of the Inspire Brands family of restaurants.