KATY, TX (Covering Katy) - Known for its Bacon Maple Bar, a new type of doughnut shop is coming to the Katy. area. (See the photo for the name of the shop.)
They won't say exactly when the shop will open, but we know it'll be at 1301 North Fry Road between the Katy Freeway and Park Row. The company also recently opened a store in Cypress.
The shop will hire 75 employees for the Katy location. Employees will receive health insurance and paid time off.
"We are super excited to enter the Katy market," said CEO Chris Schultz. "Having Katy be a part of the overall growth of the brand and bringing additional job opportunities to the community, that's what it's all about."
The company offers more than 50 flavor options, including 25 vegan varieties. The company says it focuses on guest experience, employee incentives, and giving back to the community through its charitable initiatives.
The chain originated in the northwest U.S. It also has stores in Denver, Orlando, Austin, and Houston.
Founded in Portland, Oregon in 2003, chain is known for its gourmet doughnut category. Two of its more well known flavors are the Memphis Mafia, and The Cannolo. The Bacon Maple bar is perhaps its most famous variety. After announcing an upcoming shop opening, located in the B Concourse of the Denver International Airport, the company continues to expand, bringing new shops to neighborhoods across the U.S. In addition to its three Houston area stores, there will soon be a San Antonio location.