Baja Fresh Mexican Grill, the fast-casual Mexican grill chain has opened its newest concept, Baja Fresh Express, at Los Angeles International Airport and the University of Southern California. “Our new Baja Fresh Express will be the first of many that we plan on opening over the next few years,” Chief Development Officer James Walker stated. Baja Fresh Express is a hybrid version of Baja Fresh in which patrons can customize their meals the way they want it. “Timing and speed are essential in an airport setting where guests are looking for a quick meal or snack while waiting for a flight,” Walker explained. “Our new Baja Fresh Express speeds guests from start to finish in less than four minutes.” Founded in 1990, Baja Fresh is headquartered in Thousand Oaks. It operates or franchises 291 restaurants nationwide.