More than 500 people made their way to Court Square to dine from food trucks and show support for an ordinance before the Memphis City Council that would greatly loosen the restrictions on mobile vendors.
185 Berry has been hosting daily food-truck minipods (JapaCurry, Senor Sisig, Little Green Cyclo, Brass Knuckle, and more) since Specialty's departed. They'll disappear once Focaccia starts selling, says Richard Hayes, vice president of leasing for McCarthy Cook, the company that manages China Basin.
That’s right, Jack in the Box is taking its fast-food show on the road and will soon be coming to an event, venue or street near you.
"The mobile food movement will also continue to gain steam in 2011", Riehle says.
By December, over 150 mobile food vendors had been licensed in Denver, which almost put the movement on par with the medical-marijuana dispensary business.
When the Heavenly Mountain Resort in Lake Tahoe, Nev., wanted to promote its ski passes this season, it chose a food truck filled with snow cones driven by two improv actors to publicize its message.