INDIANAPOLIS -- Noble Roman's, Inc., has announced the completion of an 11-unit development agreement with Taco John's of Iowa, Inc. The company is a multi-unit franchisee of Taco John's International, a 450-unit company based in Cheyenne, Wyo. The agreement calls for Taco John's to install the Noble Roman's franchise concept in 11 existing Taco John's units within the greater Des Moines, Iowa market area over the next twelve months. The first such unit is scheduled to open in December of this year.
Previously, Noble Roman's had announced the opening of the first Taco John's co-brand location with a Taco John's franchisee in Murphysboro, Ill. during July . Since then, the same operator has opened two additional such locations in Benton, Ill., and Henderson, Ky.
Since it began franchising its non-traditional sites in 1997, Noble Roman's has awarded approximately 860 franchises in 42 states and Puerto Rico. The sites are operating in such varied locations as manufacturing plants, airports, college campuses, casinos and c-stores.