California-based chain Lemonade ( has announced major expansion plans. According to a press release, Lemonade has partnered with KRR, a global investment firm, to help accelerate its growth.

The 16-store chain features innovative sandwiches, salads, sides and desserts, including cookies, cupcakes, pies and cakes. The beverage menu includes unique flavors of lemonades.

The chain plans on opening 26 locations across California, Texas and Hawaii by 2016. 

Lemonade currently has 14 locations across Southern California and two in the Middle East.