LUBBOCK Texas Food Concepts International, parent of the 40-unit Abuelo’s Mexican casual-dining chain, plans to debut a fast-casual concept called Nieto’s Mexican Express on Feb. 9 in Evansville, Ind. The company is currently converting a three-year-old Abuelo’s unit into Nieto’s. A company spokeswoman said Nieto’s would have a check average of about $8 per person, versus the $14 per-person check for a traditional full-service Abuelo’s. Nieto’s menu prices will range from $4.49 to ...

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