January 19, 2013

Hooters has its eyes on family-restaurant model

Los Angeles Times

As the company turns 30 this year, Hooters of America is remodeling one of its Houston venues in hopes that the design will serve as a prototype for future locations.

The goal? “The ideal environment to kick back and relax after work ... and enjoy a delicious meal with family,” according to a Hooters executive.

The Atlanta-based company, notorious for hiring bosomy young women in tank tops as servers, has 435 restaurants in 44 states and 28 foreign countries.

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