Price Point: affordable
Target Market: health-conscious design-forward young adults
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History: Founded in 2007, Sweetgreen has received funding support from the tech investors and expanded seamlessly since. Currently they have 71 locations and growing quickly in the East and West Coast markets, with stores now in Chicago.
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Expansion Plans: They do plan to expand, but are non-franchise and “opting to grow the brand organically under our own management and leadership.”
Site Requirements: flexible and variable, 1,000 – 2,500 SF
Contact Info: Because they are non-franchise and seek to expand organically and sustainably, they encourage suggestions on their website of neighborhoods to expand.