Ruby Tuesday closing 11 Lime Fresh locations

Ruby Tuesday closing 11 Lime Fresh locations

Company also selling eight units to Rubio’s as it focuses on core brand

Ruby Tuesday Inc. will close 11 Lime Fresh Mexican Grill locations and is selling another eight to Rubio’s Restaurants for $6.3 million as the Maryville, Tenn.-based company looks to focus on its core brand.
Eight franchisee-run Lime Fresh units are not affected, but CEO J.J. Buettgen said the company “will continue to evaluate strategic alternatives for the brand.”
“As we consider Ruby Tuesday’s future, we believe it is in our shareholders’ best interest that we e

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