Back Yard Burgers Inc. has closed six company-owned stores in the Memphis area for underperformance.
The store locations that have closed are 3659 Hickory Hill Rd., 3799 East Shelby Dr., 3288 Austin Peay Hwy., 3183 Poplar Ave., 4471 Summer Ave. and 8251 Highway 51 N. in Millington. The company said 17 company-owned locations remain open in Memphis, as do three franchise-owned stores.
In a statement, the company said, “We regret having to close some of our company-owned restaurants in Memphis. Like any responsible company during these challenging times, Back Yard Burgers is conducting a comprehensive review of its business to ensure the company is operating efficiently and positioned for future growth. We remain committed to continuing to provide high-quality, freshly prepared, great tasting food to our customers in our remaining Memphis locations and other markets we serve.”