Potbelly Sandwich Shop Eyes Options ‘to Exit Pandemic From a Position of Strength’

Founded in 1977, one of the first fast-casual chains has since seen increased competition

Food and beverage from Potbelly Sandwich Shop
Potbelly hired Alvarez and Marsal as a restructuring adviser as the chain negotiates with landlords. Potbelly

Potbelly Sandwich Shop has hired Alvarez and Marsal as its restructuring adviser, according to sources familiar with the situation, and is said to be weighing its financial options, including bankruptcy.

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@RichCollings richard.collings@adweek.com Richard Collings is a retail reporter at Adweek.