Monday, November 02, 2015

Del Taco to close 8 DFW locations, lay off more than 200 people in Texas

Del Taco Restaurants Inc., the parent company of the Del Taco chain plans to close 12 underperforming locations in Texas, including eight restaurants in DFW, the company announced Monday. The move will put more than 200 people out of work.

In a letter sent to the Texas Workforce Commission under the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN Act), the Lake Forest, California-based Del Taco said that 218 layoffs will occur at the 12 Texas restaurants. In North Texas, the company will lay off 143 people at restaurants in Dallas, Denton, Little Elm, McKinney, Frisco and Plano.

Del Taco plans to close 12 restaurants in Texas, including eight in North Texas. (Photo by Mike Kalasnick. Used under Creative Commons license.)
Del Taco plans to close 12 restaurants in Texas

Lance Murray/Dallas Business Journal