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Arby’s Readies Remodeling Effort

Chain will launch “Inspire” reimage this summer.

Arbys Exterior-2Arbys "Inspire" exteriorAs the sandwich chain prepares to roll out a new brand position later this summer, Arby's Restaurant Group plans to launch a major remodeling program across its nationwide network. This initiative includes a new building image, team member re-training program and franchisee remodel financing solution.

Arby’s tested various design alternatives in 2013 and early 2014 and now plans to remodel at least 30 company-owned restaurants using what the chain refers to as its new “Inspire” image. Markets targeted for the remodeling initiative include Huntsville, Ala.; Indianapolis; Ind.; Youngstown, Ohio; and Salt Lake City. The company plans to significantly expand the number of remodels in 2015.