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Jack's Coming to Corpus!

Jack in the Box® Restaurants to Celebrate Opening of First Corpus Christi Location with VIP Ribbon-cutting Ceremony

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Are you tired of making a two-hour road trip to Harlingen or San Antonio every time a craving for a Jumbo Jack® strikes? Then Jack in the Box® has good news for you. On Friday, Sept. 28, following an official ribbon-cutting ceremony, Jack in the Box will open the doors to its first restaurant in Corpus Christi.

The restaurant, the first of several planned for the area, is located at 1502 Airline Rd. and features the quick-serve chain's latest restaurant design, which includes ceramic tile floors; a mix of seating styles, including booths, bars and round, high-top tables; decorative pendant lighting; flat-panel TVs and graphic wall hangings. Guests will also be able to experience Jack's expansive menu that features premium menu items like fast-food's only 100% Sirloin Burger, entree salads, and burgers and sandwiches on hearth-baked ciabatta bread, as well as signature items and guest favorites such as tacos and real ice cream shakes.

"We're very excited about our expansion into Corpus Christi and look forward to serving the community," said Don Hinton, regional vice president for Jack in the Box Inc. "We want to invite everyone to stop by and experience fast-food done Jack's way.

  • WHAT: Ribbon-cutting ceremony for first Jack in the Box restaurant in Corpus Christi. The first 100 guests who visit the restaurant's dining room will receive a Jack Ca$h™ card valued between $5 to $100.
  • WHEN: Friday, Sept. 28 at 10 a.m.
  • WHERE: Jack in the Box restaurant at 1502 Airline Rd.
  • WHO: Don Hinton, regional vice president for Jack in the Box Inc. Henry Garrett, mayor of Corpus Christi.

Jack in the Box Inc. (NYSE: JBX), based in San Diego, is a restaurant company that operates and franchises Jack in the Box® restaurants, one of the nation’s largest hamburger chains, with more than 2,100 restaurants in 17 states, including more than 560 in Texas. The company also operates a proprietary chain of convenience stores called Quick Stuff®, with more than 50 locations, each built adjacent to a full-size Jack in the Box restaurant and including a major-brand fuel station. Additionally, through a wholly owned subsidiary the company operates and franchises Qdoba Mexican Grill®, an emerging leader in fast-casual dining, with more than 370 restaurants in 39 states.