News From & About The City Kitch

City Kitch price increase

Our Prices Will Increase Slightly in 2018

Well, it had to happen some time. Our client prices at The City Kitch have held constant for over two years now…and most of you can’t remember when we’ve ever had a base-price increase because it’s only happened one other time. We know that no one likes price increases and we’ve given it careful and…

Food Truck Parking Is For Food Trucks

Food Truck Parking Is For Food Trucks

FOOD TRUCK PARKING IS FOR FOOD TRUCKS. It’s not for catering vans or personal vehicles. If you own a MoFU (Mobile Food Unit) you may park it against the North curb where the spaces are conveniently marked “Food Truck”.  When you have your MoFU out working you can reserve your space using a personal vehicle displaying…

Time Theft Costs Money

While We’ve Got Time

Time Theft is A Real Thing Let’s talk about time; When you hire someone to work for your business, you expect that they are working the hours you are paying them for and, if they are “padding the clock”, you feel cheated…and you probably fire them for stealing both wages and time. At The City…

Keeping 1t clean

12 Steps To Keeping It Clean at The City Kitch

“Hi, We’re The City Kitch and we get messy”. Just like most 12 Step programs the meetings begin with an introduction (never been to one? You’ll just have to take our word for it). The difference here, though, is that it can’t remain anonymous. We have to know who is doing what in our kitchen…

Reserve Your Kitchen Time

Reserve Your Kitch Time

The City Kitch has always worked closely with the NC Dept. of Health in order to make this the best, cleanest, easiest shared-use kitchen to work from. We even helped write the new shared-use kitchen regulations you’ll see coming from the State level soon. One of the things we’ve always done is let the Dept.…

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…

The Blossoming Kitchen

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

Christian-principles

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…