Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Subsequent Events

Subsequent Events
9 Months Ended
Sep. 29, 2019
Subsequent Events [Abstract]  
Subsequent Events
Subsequent events
Subsequent to September 29, 2019, the Company opened one new restaurant for a total of 104 restaurants in 19 states.
Subsequent to the end of the third quarter, the Company’s Board of Directors authorized a new share repurchase program under which the Company may, at its discretion, repurchase up to $30 million of its common shares outstanding. This repurchase program becomes effective on January 1, 2020, after the expiration of the previous share repurchase authorization, and expires on December 31, 2022. Repurchases of the Company’s outstanding common stock will be made in accordance with applicable securities laws and may be made at management’s discretion from time to time in the open market, through privately negotiated transactions or otherwise, including pursuant to Rule 10b5-1 trading plans.