Tag: Commissary News

Philadelphia, PA: Philly Warehouse Blaze Leaves Food Trucks Off the Road

By Anastasia Weckerly  |  NBC10.com Food truck customers may have to find a lunch alternative Tuesday after a fire in a Philadelphia warehouse left some...

National News: A founder bromance fuels this crowdsourced street food app

Samoza is completely bootstrapped at the moment and is only a few months old, but the founders have crowdsourced a lot of the work on the app and have a monetization strategy in place. They plan on looking for funding soon.

Newark, NJ: Newark officials break ground on facility aimed at attracting food trucks

Officials helped break ground Monday on a new facility they hope might send a fleet of new dining options speeding to the city's streets.

Columbus, OH: Some food trucks using Ohio-grown soybean oil to fry up food at...

Sixty-eight food truck operators are spread out across Columbus Commons, offering a wide variety of Ohio-grown and produced foods that you normally find in a restaurant, but can enjoy outside.

Sioux Falls, SD: Food Trucks Help Foster Families

Saturday afternoon Beds By Design had food trucks and inflatables open to the public for the Foods for Fosters event. The proceeds are going towards PATH Inc, a non-profit that works with high-need children in foster care.

New Bern, NC: Boyd, Fong team up for catering, food truck

“It was time for a change,” he said. “I’ve stepped into a new realm of food hospitality. It’s an incredible learning experience. I get to influence the food that’s going out.”

Durham, NC: Gussy’s Greek Street Food opening Durham restaurant

Gussy’s Place will serve some of the same foods as the truck – gyros, soups, falafel, stuffed grape leaves, pita and hummus, Greek fries with lemon, oregano and sea salt, and baklava – along with daily specials of authentic Greek dishes like lasagna, meatballs, pizza and quiche.

Asheville, NC: Asheville Waffle-Off pits locals against national chefs at community potluck event

The sixth annual Waffle-Off Championship and Brunch is “part waffle contest, part potluck and all fun,” according to organizer Paul Van Heden, who has scheduled the event for Sunday, March 29, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Asheville Commissary.

Detroit, MI: Ann Arbor Restaurateur Sava Lelcaj to Grow Brand with New Venture

Ann Arbor restaurateur Sava Lelcaj is ready to take on her newest venture, five months after she opened a Spanish tapas restaurant downtown.

Toronto, CAN: Food Truck Events to look forward to this Spring

Here’s a few food truck events you can look forward to this Spring season.