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Atlanta, GA: One Food Truck’s Fight Against Childhood Obesity »

Happy Belly serves up healthy, organic, locally-sourced option…

Aug 30 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Oklahoma, OK: These Okies Want to Help you Find Some Meals on Wheels »

Dozens of food trucks pack the city streets, but what happens to the gourmet eateries on wheels once the night is over? Josh Delozier and Travis Stephens made finding food…

Aug 29 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Boston, MA: Marquee Food Truck Collaborations on the Horizon »

Starting next week, Stoked Pizza will feature original creations from The Bacon Truck, Fugu, and more.…

Aug 27 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Fayetteville, AR: Food Truck Goes to the Dogs in Cross-Country Marketing Event »

The samples are free. But the idea is, of course, to sell consumers on new lines of Milo's Kitchen products, Thomas admitted. In January 2013, the company recalled its chicken…

Aug 27 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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At the Angry Wiener food truck, Paige Endicott signs her name electronically after choosing a tip.

Columbus, OH: Credit-Card Technology Boosts tipping from Customers »

The rise in debit- and credit-card use — at food trucks, at coffee shops, in taxis and elsewhere — is increasingly exposing customers to screens with tipping suggestions, which in…

Aug 5 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Manhattan, NY: Get Free Lobster Rolls at US Open Food Truck »

Get a taste of tennis next week when the US Open launches a food truck offering free samples of lobster rolls, sliders and tacos.…

Aug 5 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Minneapolis, MN: Harriet to Host Summer Sampler, a Food Truck Rally on August 9 »

After a successful run in May, Harriet Brewing is bringing back another food truck rally, dubbed the Summer Sampler and set for August 9.…

Aug 5 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Lubbock, TX: Tech Unveils New Food Truck called StrEat »

A new food truck is rolling out on the Texas Tech campus. After a year of research and planning, the food truck called "StrEat" was unveiled at a ribbon cutting…

Aug 5 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Nashville, TN: 30-Plus Food Trucks Battle it Out at Nashville Street Food Awards »

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More than 30 food trucks will be battling it out for the best of the best Saturday for the third…

Aug 30 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Saint Cloud, MN: How Wild Wille’s Food Truck Connects with Customers Using Social Media »

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Minnesotans Deb and Les Wille were looking for an ‘off-season’ opportunity to complement their existing horizontal drilling business. Combining…

Aug 30 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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New Iberia, LA: Food Trucks Challenge Operations Ordinance »

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New Iberia food truck vendors will be heading to city hall next week. Vendors said they're losing money and they have city council members to blame. …

Aug 28 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Boston, MA: Food Initiatives, Food Trucks Need to Get Their Act Together »

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The City of Boston’s Office of Food Initiatives has, pun intended, a pretty full plate. As popular as various food programs are, and as much as they have grown, I don’t know if they have had much, if any, increased staffing. …

Aug 28 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Windsor, CAN: Yum! Windsor’s First Food Truck Festival To Be Held This September »

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The rally is our way of showcasing to city officials that cities and the wants of its citizens are evolving and that it’s time to look into having some of the licensing guidelines for food trucks in this city loosened…

Aug 27 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Washington, DC: As the Upstart Food Truck Industry Matures, Where is D.C.’s Mobile Lunch Scene Headed? »

The District’s Farragut Square has been a magnet for food trucks at lunchtime. Under new city regulations, vendors must enter a lottery for the right to park there and at other popular spots. (Jeffrey MacMillan/Jeffrey MacMillan )

It’s a common narrative, and a popular one, in the food truck industry. Call it the creation myth of the District’s mobile food vendors: Plucky innovators short on capital abandon the tedium of desk jobs and the restrictions of traditional restaurants to peddle their creations…

Aug 5 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Jacksonville, FL: Proposed Regulations Come with Support from Jax Food Trucks »

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Regulation on health compliance is done at the state level, but it is up to the City to decide when and where the food trucks can operate. Countless food truck owners attended the meetings because they were shocked at Brown’s first proposal.…

Aug 5 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Ocean Springs, MS: Ocean Springs Aldermen Look at a Law for Ice Cream Trucks »

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Aldermen will discuss approaches at tonight's meeting…

Aug 5 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Calgary, CAN: How the Smartphone is Changing How You Pay for Stuff »

Merchants can turn their smartphones into registers using the Square credit card reader and having customers sign with their finger. (Square)

The path to one wallet, one application on your phone that holds all of your receipts and keeps track of your spending and helps you…

Apr 12 2013 / No Comment / Read More »

The Food Truck Revolution: Now Armed With Point-of-Sale iPads »

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The food truck revolution is in full swing…

Jul 24 2012 / No Comment / Read More »

REVEL SYSTEMS Unveils iPAD POINT-OF-SALE Solution For Food Trucks w/ Twitter Integration »

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A onvenient way for food truck business owners to respond to real-time conditions and attract new customers…

Jul 18 2012 / No Comment / Read More »

Sizzlers Food Truck Hits the Street with ISISPOS »

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One unit is already in the streets, testing the gut of hungry customers. …

Feb 14 2012 / No Comment / Read More »

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Adelaide, AUS: Restaurants Push Food Truck Crackdown

Mobile food vans also weren’t subjected to the same regulatory framework as “bricks and mortar” businesses, and this needed to change.…

Nov 13 2013 / Read More »
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Adelaide, AU: Adelaide West End Association Calls for Late Night Food Truck Festivals, Market to Help Diversify CBD’s Night Economy

Adelaide West End Association says Adelaide needs its own version of the Open Sydney plan, which sets night-time targets such as boosting the number of city users over 40 from 6 per cent to 40 per…

Jul 26 2013 / Read More »
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Saint Cloud, MN: How Wild Wille’s Food Truck Connects with Customers Using Social Media

Minnesotans Deb and Les Wille were looking for an ‘off-season’ opportunity to complement their existing horizontal drilling business. Combining their love of food and motorcycles, they landed on a food truck concept called Wild Wille’s…

Aug 30 2014 / Read More »
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Atlanta, GA: One Food Truck’s Fight Against Childhood Obesity

Happy Belly serves up healthy, organic, locally-sourced option…

Aug 30 2014 / Read More »
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Saskatoon, CAN: Local Web Company Launches GPS Tracking in Saskatoon Food Trucks

Hungry Saskatoon residents lost downtown searching for their favourite food truck may have just found their lunch-time saviour.…

Aug 1 2014 / Read More »
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Minneapolis, MN: Cummins Onan Powers Food Trucks for Expansion of Cafe2U Mobile Coffee Franchise.

Cafe2U relies on Cummins Onan to power global expansion of mobile coffee franchise…

Jun 18 2013 / Read More »
Truck Builders James and Stephanie Jarrell (above) have launched Rolling Restaurants with business partner Steve Brown. They specialize in custom-fabricated food trucks for all types of customers. / Photos by Reza Marvashti

Spotsylvania County, VA: Food-Truck Trend Sparks Spotsylvania Business

Rolling Restaurants is a partnership between young couple James and Stephanie Jarrell and longtime automotive fabricator Steve Brown.…

Apr 13 2014 / Read More »
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Kansas City, MO: Ready to Get into the Mobile Food Biz – Be Smart Use this Food Truck Profit Estimator

MAG Specialty Vehicles (MSV) is a custom manufacturer specializing in food and promotional trucks and trailers. Our core customers are Fortune 500 companies, marketing firms, and small businesses. …

Sep 7 2013 / Read More »
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Atlanta, GA: One Food Truck’s Fight Against Childhood Obesity

Happy Belly serves up healthy, organic, locally-sourced option…

Aug 30 2014 / Read More »
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Minneapolis, MN: Food Truck To Twisted Sister – ‘We’re Not Gonna Take It’ [video]

“I cried. I really did. I was just in shock,” said Kaake, owner of the Twisted Sister House of Hunger food truck.…

Oct 29 2012 / Read More »
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National News: Getting the Right Insurance for Your Food Truck

By Rishi Arora | Progressive Commercial In the past few years, food trucks have gone from a quick, convenient place to get food, to traveling stewards of culinary excellence. That trend has proved to be popular with…

Jun 25 2013 / Read More »
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