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Ace of Spuds Food Truck Brings a New Concept to the Queen City Streets

Ace of Spuds Food Truck Brings a New Concept to the Queen City Streets

Taters on Wheels By Sophie Whisnant  ~  It’s been a long time since chef Swerlin Goodwin had the idea to open a restaurant showcasing the culinary possibilities of the potato. It’s been four years in fact, but this week customers can finally enjoy Goodwin’s creations wherever he happens to park his truck. The Ace of Spuds…

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Charlotte has food trucks for crab cakes and lobster

BY KATHLEEN PURVIS kpurvis@charlotteobserver.com April 19, 2018 12:10 PM | Updated April 19, 2018 12:17 PM How would you like to score a really good crab cake or a lobster roll without having to make the drive to Baltimore or schedule a vacation in Maine? Watch for two new food trucks trolling the food truck scene:…

Whatza Spiedie Charlotte Food Truck

Charlotte Observer Wants To Know “What’s a Spiedie”?

Our client Whatza Spiedie is grabbing the attention not only of Binghampton NY transplants but Charlotte residents and visitors from far and wide. Their unique chicken or pork hoagies are served warm just like they were intended to be back when they were originated more than 50 years ago. Congratulations guys…way to roll!  Read the…

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Blossoming Kitchen Blooms on Charlotte Agenda

Our client Blossoming Kitchen was featured just a few days ago in an excellent article by Charlotte Agenda’s Allie Papajohn and the reaction from Charloteans looking for a great tasting, healthy alternative to home-delivered “cook it yourself” meals was so overwhelming it nearly caused their web-site to crash! Obviously that’s a good problem to have,…

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A Bao Time Pairing With Lenny Boy Brewery

Lenny Boy Brewing Co. and A Bao Time food truck have cemented the pair’s longtime partnership into something more permanent. Starting in January, the food truck, which is now parked inside the spacious new brewery, will be serving a full menu Wednesday through Sunday under a new concept, Bloom.  Read More

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We Operate On Christian Principles

Why Run a Business on Christian Principles? Because when you do the right things in the right way you have nothing to fear. We want our company to be fearless. To do its part to make our community, state and world a better place to live and work. Since we are a “for profit” company…

Cam Newton's Smokn Aces

Cam Newton Starts “Smokn’ Aces” Food Truck

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton once mentioned how he loved going to “Food Truck Friday’’ not far from Bank of America Stadium. Now the NFL MVP has his own food truck. Newton revealed his latest project this week during an interview with WCCB-TV anchor Morgan Fogarty. He said the truck, which contains…

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50 Best Culinary Schools in the US 2016

By Kelley Jacobs August 2016 The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the demand for chefs and head cooks at restaurants and other establishments will grow 9%, faster than most other industries in the country. With the popularity of cooking shows and competitions, more and more people are discovering the field of culinary arts and…

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Huge Food Truck Rally in Clt.

Mega Food Truck Rally Coming To The Music Factory With Over 100 Food Trucks On September 10th, the city of Charlotte will host it’s biggest food truck rally to date. 100 food trucks are now scheduled to fill the parking lot at the AvidXChange Music Factory (formerly NC Music Factory) for an epic night of…

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When Is The Best Time To Start a Food Truck?

  Now Is The Best Time To Start A Food Truck So you’ve considered starting a food truck business but keep wondering whether conditions are right to launch your winning concept. Or perhaps you have been dabbling with recipes on the side and can’t yet convince yourself that it’s the right time to take the…