Uncle Julio's

Financing

Burger King franchisee Sun Holdings makes a play for Uncle Julio's

The large operator has acquired the debt in the casual-dining Mexican chain, paving the way for a potential acquisition.

Leadership

Uncle Julio's names Scott Lawton CEO

Lawton will keep his current job as CEO of Bartaco as he guides Julio’s into a growth push. RJ Thomas was hired as Uncle Julio's COO and president.

Tom Vogel has again assumed the role of president, the brand announced Tuesday.

Among his responsibilities will be the development of a virtual concept.

Operators are packaging the ingredients for make-at-home pizzas, brunch, tacos and more to deliver to housebound consumers.

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Mexican cuisine with an emphasis on marinated and mesquite-grilled meats in large portions 

The casual veteran was added to the L Catterton holding's leadership as part of a management team expansion.

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