Category archives for: Owner / Operators

Toledo, OH: Flying Joe Hosting Kickstarter Fundraiser for Coffee Truck

A prospective mock-up of what the The Flying Joe’s coffee truck could look like, posted at the shop’s Kickstarter page. The Levis Commons coffee shop is looking to raise $25,000 by Dec. 1 to roll out a coffee truck.

The 7-year-old coffee shop on the southern end of the suburban shopping complex has through Dec. 1 to raise $25,000 for the mobile service, which will bring beverages to customers throughout the metropolitan Toledo area

Lubbock, TX: Food Truck Owners Excited Over First Reading Pass at City Council

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Food trucks can be here. I think there are some rules, but I think you will see them proliferate because the rules and restrictions have been widened to where they can operate a lot more places than they could before

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

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

Wichita, KS: Wichita’s Latest Food Truck Serves Cupcakes

Her goal after that is to start hitting the street, food truck style, parking at various places around town to serve her baked goods.

St. Louis, MO: The Bombay Food Truck

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The Bombay food junkies truck is awesome and it is as simple as that. What you have here, is a food truck, not filled with young men cooking on the line, but some older Indian women, working love into the food they sell. Everything is home made or at least made from scratch and while the truck is entirely meat free, it can make a carnivore seriously consider becoming a vegetarian.

San Francisco, CA: Hella Vegan Eats to Bring Creative, Delicious Vegan Fare to Phono del Sol

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What can be said about Phono del Sol 2014 food truck Hella Vegan Eats that isn’t better demonstrated by the fact that, over the past year, they’ve garnered Best of the Bay accolades from both the Weekly and the Guardian?

Beijing, CN: Beijing’s Famed Street-Food Scene Struggles to Survive

A diner feats on lamb grilled with onions and cilantro in Lazhu Hutong, an alley full of outdoor barbecue spots off of Qianmen Street near Tiananmen Square in Beijing. (Debra Bruno)

Beijing is transitioning from a city of grease-smudged kitchens to one of high-rise malls packed with boutiques and Sichuan-fusion cuisine joints.

Denver, CO: Inspections find Denver Food Trucks Often Break Hand-Washing Rules

Sweet Cow co-owner Ross Cohen, right, scoops ice cream in his food truck at Civic Center earlier this month, while Caleb Gilmore takes an order. Sweet Cow recently received a health citation for not having running water in the truck. But operators fixed the problem quickly and were back in business in about a half hour. (Andy Cross, The Denver Post)

Denver’s popular food trucks and carts have suffered from a significant problem: unwashed hands.

Charlotte, NC: Charlotte Food Truck Owners Criticize Proposed Ordinance

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Food truck vendors in Charlotte, North Carolina are voicing their concerns over a proposed city ordinance that they say would hurt their industry

National News: RED.ORG Partners with Food Trucks

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A culinary movement that will leave you INSPI(RED).