Moe’s Southwest Grill Macon Grand Opening

Macon, GA (April 24, 2014) – “Welcome to Moe’s!” will soon be heard throughout Macon when Moe’s Southwest Grill opens at 6255 Zebulon Road, Suite 260 on Thursday, April 24. The new location will celebrate its grand opening by treating their loyal customers to a $10 fixed price day for any burrito, side and a drink on the following Saturday, April 26, with all proceeds benefiting local nonprofits: 50% to Jay’s HOPE and 50% to Central Georgia C.A.R.E.S.

“We are so excited to open our doors and become a bigger part of this community that we decided we couldn’t choose just one local organization to support,” said Franchise Partner, Ray Yarbrough. “Both Jay’s HOPE and Central Georgia C.A.R.E.S have such an impact on the Macon community; we hope everyone will come out on Saturday to enjoy our fresh, made-to-order meals and show support for these two wonderful organizations.”

The offer lasts all day on April 26 and half of the donations collected will benefit Jay’s HOPE, a nonprofit organization that helps improve the quality of life of children with cancer and their families through social, emotional, spiritual, educational and financial support. The other half of the donations will benefit Central Georgia C.A.R.E.S, a nonprofit animal welfare organization dedicated to helping homeless animals, eliminate euthanasia of healthy, adoptable pets, promoting spay/neuter, eliminating animal cruelty and abuse and promoting humane education.

Ranked #1 Mexican food concept by Technomic in 2013, Atlanta based Moe’s Southwest Grill’s serves fresh made-to-order burritos and southwest fare in a fun and laid back environment. All meals, including signature items like the Homewrecker burrito, Close Talker salad and John Coctostan quesadilla, are served with free chips and salsa. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of over 20 fresh ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian, vegan and gluten-friendly options.

Guests can also try the new Coca-Cola Freestyle® soda fountain. The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands – including more than 70 diet, low-calorie and 90 caffeine-free beverages, 80+ unique brands offered nowhere else, as well as many varieties of waters, sports drinks, lemonades and sparkling beverages that, prior to the arrival of Coca-Cola Freestyle, were not available in the U.S.

Moe’s in Macon will be open from Monday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information guests may call (478) 254-8322.

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s! Founded in 2000 in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise featuring fresh, handmade, customizable southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Moe’s is committed to serving only the highest quality ingredients 100% of the time at its more than 500 locations in the U.S. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian and low-calorie options, all served with free chips and salsa. Check out Moe’s online at www.moes.com.

 About Coca-Cola Freestyle®

The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands. Many varieties of waters, fruit-flavored and sparkling beverages are now available to U.S consumers exclusively on Coca-Cola Freestyle. Coca-Cola Freestyle uses unique, proprietary PurePourTechnologyTM and has the capacity to dispense more than 100 branded beverages in the same footprint as a standard eight-valve machine. Permanent fountain locations can be found in select outlets in Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, Orlando, Salt Lake City, San Antonio, Washington DC and Northern and Southern California. Consumers can experience Coca-Cola Freestyle virtually at www.facebook.com/cocacolafreestyle.

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Moe’s Southwest Grill Asheville Grand Opening

Popular burrito joint hosts Pay What You Want Day to benefit Black Mountain Home for Children

Asheville, NC (April 17, 2014) – “Welcome to Moe’s!” will soon be heard throughout Asheville when Moe’s Southwest Grill opens at 360 Merrimon Avenue on Thursday, April 24. The day before, the new location is celebrating the grand opening by treating their loyal customers to a “Pay What You Want Day” on Wednesday, April 23. This deal allows customers to make a donation in any amount in exchange for their meal, with 100 percent of the proceeds benefitting local nonprofit, Black Mountain Home for Children.

“The Black Mountain Home for Children is an organization that is close to our hearts, and one we know will truly benefit from the proceeds our guests help raise when they pay what they want for their fresh, made-to-order Moe’s meal,” said Franchise Partner Cary Chastain.

The offer lasts from noon to 9 p.m. on April 23 and all donations collected will benefit Black Mountain Home for Children, a nonprofit organization that serves children from birth through college graduation who have been abused, abandoned, or neglected and provides them with a safe, supportive, Christian environment.

Ranked #1 Mexican food concept by Technomic in 2013, Atlanta based Moe’s Southwest Grill’s serves fresh made-to-order burritos and southwest fare in a fun and laid back environment. All meals, including signature items like the Homewrecker burrito, Close Talker salad and John Coctostan quesadilla, are served with free chips and salsa. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of over 20 fresh ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian, vegan and gluten-friendly options.

Guests can also try the new Coca-Cola Freestyle® soda fountain. The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands – including more than 70 diet, low-calorie and 90 caffeine-free beverages, 80+ unique brands offered nowhere else, as well as many varieties of waters, sports drinks, lemonades and sparkling beverages that, prior to the arrival of Coca-Cola Freestyle, were not available in the U.S.

Moe’s in Asheville will be open from Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., on Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and on Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information guests may call (828) 254-4797.

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s! Founded in 2000 in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise featuring fresh, handmade, customizable southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Moe’s is committed to serving only the highest quality ingredients 100% of the time at its more than 500 locations in the U.S. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian and low-calorie options, all served with free chips and salsa. Check out Moe’s online at www.moes.com.

 About Black Mountain Home for Children

Black Mountain Home for Children, Youth & Families has been caring for abandoned, abused, neglected and orphaned children in Western North Carolina for more than a century. Begun by Presbyterian minister Robert Perry Smith in 1904 as Mountain Orphanage, the Home began its ministry taking in Appalachian children whose parents had died or disappeared. Today, the ministry serves youth from birth through college graduation through family foster care, residential care, transitional living and independent living. Black Mountain Home for Children, Youth & Families is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and a public charity. To learn more visit www.BlackMountainHome.org or call 828-686-3451.

 About Coca-Cola Freestyle®

The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands. Many varieties of waters, fruit-flavored and sparkling beverages are now available to U.S consumers exclusively on Coca-Cola Freestyle. Coca-Cola Freestyle uses unique, proprietary PurePourTechnologyTM and has the capacity to dispense more than 100 branded beverages in the same footprint as a standard eight-valve machine. Permanent fountain locations can be found in select outlets in Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, Orlando, Salt Lake City, San Antonio, Washington DC and Northern and Southern California. Consumers can experience Coca-Cola Freestyle virtually at www.facebook.com/cocacolafreestyle.

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Moe’s Southwest Grill Launches Website With New Design, Fresh Look

National media buy, increase in digital spend prompts focus on mobile 

ATLANTA, GA (April 16, 2014) Moe’s Southwest Grill®, the fun, engaging fast-casual restaurant best known for its fresh, made-to-order southwest fare, launched a brand new Moes.com web and mobile site. The company launched its first ever National Media campaign in 2013, increasing traffic to Moes.com by 30%; with another National media buy and an increased digital spend both beginning next week, Moe’s is prepared to welcome customers to a digital platform that represents Moe’s irreverent brand, provides an enhanced user-experience and is built with responsive design to make accessing the site from mobile devices a seamless experience.

 “With an increased digital spend of 603% and a good portion of click-throughs coming from mobile, we realized the importance of enhancing the user experience across all devices,” said Moe’s Chief Marketing Officer, Paul Macaluso. “When someone comes to Moes.com, they can find what they need quickly, whether it’s locating a Moe’s, checking out our menu or looking up nutritional information.”

 The new website and mobile site features a fresh new look and feel with lifestyle photography representative of the family-friendly and welcoming environment guests are accustomed to and food photography reflective of its mouth-watering menu items and fresh ingredients. Visitors can expect an enhanced user experience with simplified navigation and responsive design that provides an optimal viewing experience across a wide range of devices.

 The first television flight of Moe’s 2014 National Media buy runs from April 21 to May 18 and the digital portion runs from April 21 to June 1.

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s! Founded in 2000 in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise featuring fresh, handmade, customizable southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Moe’s is committed to serving only the highest quality ingredients 100% of the time at its more than 500 locations in the U.S. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian and low-calorie options, all served with free chips and salsa. Check out Moe’s online at www.moes.com.

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Newest Moe’s Southwest Grill opening April 10 in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach, SC (April 9, 2014) Moe’s Southwest Grill, the restaurant franchise that serves southwest fare, is coming to Myrtle Beach, SC with a special grand opening fundraiser on Wednesday, April 9 and officially opening for regular business on Thursday, April 10. The new Moe’s will be located in the Sayebrook Town Center at 181 Brookton Circle Unit 3.

To celebrate the grand opening of Moe’s Southwest Grill, franchise owner Clif Bullard and manager Gary Wargo will be opening the doors early from 3:30 – 8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 9 for a special “rivalry” fundraiser for two local high schools. During this time,St. James High school’s time slot will be from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. and Socastee High School’s time slot will be from 6 – 8 p.m. It it will be $10 all you can eat for all those who come on the 9th with 100 percent of the proceeds from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. going to St. James High school and from 6 – 8 p.m. going to Socastee High Schoolgoing to each high school in that time slot.  The school rivalry fundraiser is will be open to the public, the media, and most importantly, students, staff, and alumni of each high school who will battle to raise more money than the other. The high school that raises has the most money raised for their school will win a special bonus on top of the proceeds raised from the event.

“Socastee High School is extremely appreciative to Moe’s and Mr. Bullard for putting on this event for us and donating 100% of the proceeds raised to our schools. It shows a true commitment to community. We look forward to seeing the turn out from our students, staff and the community as well as seeing the competition St. James brings to the table,” commented Dr. Browning, principal of Socastee High School.

“St. James High School is very pleased to participate in and appreciative to Moe’s for this fundraising event. We’re very excited to be competing with our fellow rival and anticipate good support from our students, parents, staff, alumni, and other residents to raise money for our schools,” commented Mr. Pennell, principal of St. James High School.

Moe’s Southwest Grill will open its doors for regular business on Thursday, April 10th at 11 a.m. There will be radio remotes, the Moe’s prize wheel with additional giveaways and, of course, lots of great Moe’s food to enjoy with $3 burritos all day for the grand opening.

“We are very excited about the new Moe’s franchise coming to Myrtle Beach.  We look forward to working with the community and helping students and supporters raise money for their high schools in our first charity fundraiser to kick off the new store,” commented Gary Wargo, manager of Moe’s Southwest Grill.

Moe’s in Myrtle Beach is lLocally owned and operated, and  locations of Moe’s Southwest Grill serves up fresh, customizable meals,including signature menu items like the Homewrecker burrito, Close Talker salad and John Coctostan quesadilla, all served with free chips and salsa  and available delicious southwestern fare for its customers, both in store and carryout. Catering options are also available. For more on the company, please visit www.moes.com.

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s! Founded in 2000 in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise featuring fresh, handmade, customizable southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Moe’s is committed to serving only the highest quality ingredients 100% of the time at its more than 500 locations in the U.S. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian and low-calorie options, all served with free chips and salsa. Check out Moe’s online at www.moes.com.

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Moe’s Southwest Grill Franklin Grand Opening

Franklin, IN (April 4, 2014) – “Welcome to Moe’s!” will soon be heard throughout Franklin when Moe’s Southwest Grill opens at 2151 N. Morton Street on Thursday, April 10. To celebrate its grand opening, the Franklin Moe’s is treating customers to a special promotion — $10 for any entrée, chips, salsa and drink with 30 percent of the profits from grand opening day donated to Franklin Education Connection.

“We are eager to show our support for the Franklin community and introduce them to Moe’s signature southwest fare and fun, family-friendly environment,” said franchise partner Pratik Walia. “Franklin Education Connection is an organization we are proud to partner with as it gives students such a wonderful opportunity to get the help they need to improve academically.”

The offer lasts from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on April 10 and all donations collected will benefit Franklin Education Connection, a nonprofit organization that supports more than 5,000 students in the Franklin school system by giving teachers the ability to enhance students’ academic performance through a homework mentoring program.

Ranked #1 Mexican food concept by Technomic in 2013, Atlanta based Moe’s Southwest Grill’s serves fresh made-to-order burritos and southwest fare in a fun and laid back environment. When you walk by Franklin’s newest burrito joint the first thing you’ll hear is a familiar “Welcome to Moe’s!” It’s more than a greeting; it’s a way of life for the folks who customize each meal fresh to order right in front of the guest.

All meals, including signature items like the Homewrecker burrito, Close Talker salad and John Coctostan quesadilla, are served with free chips and salsa. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of over 20 fresh ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options.

Guests can also try the new Coca-Cola Freestyle® soda fountain. The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands – including more than 70 diet, low-calorie and 90 caffeine-free beverages, 80+ unique brands offered nowhere else, as well as many varieties of waters, sports drinks, lemonades and sparkling beverages that, prior to the arrival of Coca-Cola Freestyle, were not available in the U.S.

This location will offer a Moe Monday special which includes any burrito, chips and salsa for only $5, as well as a 20% off any kids meal with the purchase an adult entrée, every day.

Moe’s in Franklin will be open from Monday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information guests may call (317) 494-6642.

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s! Founded in 2000 in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise featuring fresh, handmade, customizable southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Moe’s is committed to serving only the highest quality ingredients 100% of the time at more than 500 locations in the U.S and abroad. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian and low-calorie options, all served with free chips and salsa. Check out Moe’s online at www.moes.com.

About Coca-Cola Freestyle®

The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands. Many varieties of waters, fruit-flavored and sparkling beverages are now available to U.S consumers exclusively on Coca-Cola Freestyle. Coca-Cola Freestyle uses unique, proprietary PurePourTechnologyTM and has the capacity to dispense more than 100 branded beverages in the same footprint as a standard eight-valve machine. Permanent fountain locations can be found in select outlets in Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, Orlando, Salt Lake City, San Antonio, Washington DC and Northern and Southern California. Consumers can experience Coca-Cola Freestyle virtually at www.facebook.com/cocacolafreestyle.

Moe’s Southwest Grill Opening First Springfield Location in Battlefield Mall

Springfield, MO – March 26, 2014– “Welcome to Moe’s!” will soon be heard in Springfield when Moe’s Southwest Grill® opens at 2825 S. Glenstone Avenue, in the Battlefield Mall on Thursday, March 27 at 11 a.m. To celebrate the grand opening, Moe’s is offering free burritos for a year to the first 100 customers in line on opening day.

The new restaurant, which marks the fourth Moe’s in the state, is owned by Jeff Offutt, a long-time Missouri restaurant franchisee. As part of its grand opening events, the Moe’s in Battlefield Mall will also offer a $10 all-you-can-eat day March 26 for Ozarks Food Harvest. The restaurant is hoping to raise at least $5,000 for the local charity.

“I am most excited to bring a dining option to this area that truly caters to families. Our menu appeals to both kids and adults, is customizable, and the price is affordable,” said Offutt. “Our team is eager to welcome families into the engaging and fun atmosphere of Moe’s Southwest Grill.”

“Welcome to Moe’s!” is more than a greeting; it’s a way of life for the folks who customize each meal fresh-to-order in front of every guest. All meals, including signature menu items like the Homewrecker burrito, Close Talker salad and John Coctostan quesadilla, are served with free chips and salsa. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos, packed with a choice of more than 20 fresh ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian, vegan and gluten-friendly options.

Offutt owns 50 other restaurants, including Subway and Five Guys, and employs more than 550 people throughout the state of Missouri. The new Moe’s restaurant created additional 35-40 local jobs. A second Moe’s location will open in Branson, MO over the summer, making it the fifth in the state of Missouri, and part of Offutt’s development deal to bring 30 new Moe’s restaurants to several cities across the state of Missouri over the next ten years.

Guests can also try the new Coca-Cola Freestyle® soda fountain. The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch-screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands – including more than 70 diet or low-calorie and 90 caffeine-free beverages, 80-plus unique brands offered nowhere else, and many varieties of waters, sports drinks, lemonades and sparkling beverages that, prior to the arrival of Coca-Cola Freestyle, were not available in the U.S.

Ranked the No. 1 Mexican food concept by leading research group Technomic in 2013, Atlanta-based Moe’s Southwest Grill serves fresh, made-to-order burritos and southwest fare in a fun and laid-back environment. Moe’s in Springfield will be open from 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week.

For more information, guests may call 417-881-0022 or visit www.moes.com.

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s! Founded in 2000 in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise featuring fresh, handmade, customizable southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Moe’s is committed to serving only the highest quality ingredients 100% of the time at our more than 500 locations in the U.S and abroad. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian and low-calorie options, all served with free chips and salsa. Check out Moe’s online at www.moes.com.

About Coca-Cola Freestyle®

The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands. Many varieties of waters, fruit-flavored and sparkling beverages are now available to U.S consumers exclusively on Coca-Cola Freestyle. Coca-Cola Freestyle uses unique, proprietary PurePourTechnologyTM and has the capacity to dispense more than 100 branded beverages in the same footprint as a standard eight-valve machine. Permanent fountain locations can be found in select outlets in Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, Orlando, Salt Lake City, San Antonio, Washington DC and Northern and Southern California. Consumers can experience Coca-Cola Freestyle virtually at www.facebook.com/cocacolafreestyle.

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Moe’s Southwest Grill Opening New Location in Hadley

Hadley, Mass. – March 19, 2014 – “Welcome to Moe’s!” will soon be heard on the streets of Hadley when Moe’s Southwest Grill® opens at 379 Russell St. near the Hampshire Mall on Thursday, March 20. To celebrate the grand opening, all customers can purchase any entrée for $8.00 and 50 percent of the proceeds will benefit the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts.

The new restaurant, which marks the eighth in the state, is owned and operated by franchisee Sagar Shah. Shah, who currently works in the hotel business, has been an avid Moe’s Southwest Grill fan for many years. After deciding he wanted to extend his professional portfolio, Shah saw opening a Moe’s Southwest Grill in Hadley as the perfect opportunity to do so.

“We are thrilled to give the Hadley community the chance to try our delicious food and experience the fun atmosphere of our newest restaurant,” said Shah. “The Hadley community is the perfect place for Moe’s Southwest Grill, and we are looking forward to building long-lasting relationships with our guests and neighborhood organizations.”

“Welcome to Moe’s!” is more than a greeting; it’s a way of life for the folks who customize each meal fresh-to-order in front of every guest. All meals, including signature menu items like the Homewrecker burrito, Close Talker salad and John Coctostan quesadilla, are served with free chips and salsa. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos, packed with a choice of more than 20 fresh ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian, vegan and gluten-friendly options.

Guests can also try the new Coca-Cola Freestyle® soda fountain. The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch-screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands – including more than 70 diet or low-calorie and 90 caffeine-free beverages, 80-plus unique brands offered nowhere else, and many varieties of waters, sports drinks, lemonades and sparkling beverages that, prior to the arrival of Coca-Cola Freestyle, were not available in the U.S.

Ranked the No. 1 Mexican food concept by leading research group Technomic in 2013, Atlanta-based Moe’s Southwest Grill serves fresh, made-to-order burritos and southwest fare in a fun and laid-back environment. Moe’s in Hadley will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. seven days a week. For more information, guests may call 413-387-0266 or visit www.moes.com.

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s! Founded in 2000 in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise featuring fresh, handmade, customizable southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Moe’s is committed to serving only the highest quality ingredients 100% of the time at our more than 500 locations in the U.S and abroad. While Moe’s is best known for its burritos packed with a choice of more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients, the menu also features kid’s, vegetarian and low-calorie options, all served with free chips and salsa. Check out Moe’s online at www.moes.com.

About Coca-Cola Freestyle®

The sleek, stylish new fountains are touch screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie beverage brands. Many varieties of waters, fruit-flavored and sparkling beverages are now available to U.S consumers exclusively on Coca-Cola Freestyle. Coca-Cola Freestyle uses unique, proprietary PurePourTechnologyTM and has the capacity to dispense more than 100 branded beverages in the same footprint as a standard eight-valve machine. Permanent fountain locations can be found in select outlets in Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, Orlando, Salt Lake City, San Antonio, Washington DC and Northern and Southern California. Consumers can experience Coca-Cola Freestyle virtually at www.facebook.com/cocacolafreestyle.

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