Monthly Archives: May 2019

Meet the Company Taking The Halal Guys Global

A long line of people can be seen snaking up the sidewalk for platters heaped to the brim with fragrant food from the Halal Guys. So how does a concept go from a lone street cart to a chain that’s rapidly being replicated across the globe? The answer, of course, is franchising…

How The Halal Guys Built a Franchise Empire

The fast casual has become a franchise phenom with the backing of an iconic brand, dedicated fan base, and growing roster of passionate operators. Launched as a street-food cart in New York by Egyptian immigrants, The Halal Guys is now a booming U.S. franchise…

Cult favorite The Halal Guys opening soon in Fremont

A cult favorite in New York City for more than 25 years, The Halal Guys have been spreading their addictive white sauce on beef gyros and chicken platters far and wide as part of a U.S. and global expansion. The new restaurant will open.…

Slapfish Lands in Florida, with More Expansion Ahead

Slapfish, the largest and fastest growing fast-casual seafood restaurant in North America, announced a multi-unit deal with experienced franchisees, father-and-son duo Brandon and Charles Bengel, and Les Hatter to bring the brand’s mouthwatering, Instagram-worthy dishes and proven concept to communities across…

Slapfish opens first NorCal restaurant in San Jose

Slapfish, which calls itself a “modern seafood shack,” has swum up the coast from Southern California. Andrew Gruel launched his ‘shack”-style food truck in 2011, and the idea turned into a brick-and-mortar chain, with 15+ locations in SoCal and around the United States. An expansion is under way, with restaurants coming soon to…

Slapfish Cracks into Maryland

Slapfish, a modern seafood franchise serving up bold, crave-worthy dishes in a fast casual setting, announces the opening of its location in Rockville, MD. The unique fast-casual concept is known for inventive dishes. Slapfish Rockville offers an expansive menu of health-conscious items such as…

Slapfish Plans 10 Additional Locations in 2018

Slapfish, a modern seafood restaurant serving up craveable dishes in a fast casual setting, announced aggressive expansion plans – opening up 10+ additional locations. Closing deals across the nation, the disruptive concept will open its doors in 7 different states, spreading its brand from coast-to-coast. This chef-driven restaurant will nearly double with new locations in.…