Moe’s Southwest Grill Opening New Location in Hampton

Leading Southwest Fast-Casual Brand Treating Guests to $3 Burritos

Hampton, Va. – August 29, 2016 – “Welcome to Moe’s!®” will soon be heard on the streets of Hampton when Moe’s Southwest Grill® opens at 113 Coliseum Crossing on Thursday, September 8 at 11 a.m.

To celebrate the grand opening, the Hampton Moe’s is hosting an official ribbon cutting with the Mayor of Hampton on Wednesday, September 7 at 11:30 a.m. The new location will also be making a $1,000 donation to Thomas Eaton Middle School and Hampton Christian Academy to support teacher appreciation programs and fund classroom supplies. Additionally, the new Moe’s will be treating guests to $3 burritos all day on Thursday, September 8 as well as a prize wheel.

The Hampton Moe’s is owned and operated by franchise Angelo Dajon who has been with Moe’s since 2004 and owns additional locations throughout Virginia in Richmond, Roanoke, Newport News, Lynchburg, and Blacksburg. Dajon is a Hampton Roads native whose daughter attended Hampton Christian Academy.

“Moe’s is a rapidly growing brand with a loyal following across the country and we believe Hampton will also enjoy Moe’s fresh, flavorful food and family-friendly atmosphere,” said Alexander. “We’re eager to open our doors and look forward to building long-lasting relationships with our guests and the community.”

There are three things Moe’s newbies should know: the crew will say, “Welcome to Moe’s!” when you walk in the door (don’t be jolted – it’s normal), the most popular burrito is lovingly called the Homewrecker, and Moe’s Famous Queso is famous for a reason.

Each meal is created-to-order in a way that is as unique as the people Moe’s serves. With honestly good ingredients like all-natural chicken, grass-fed steak, organic tofu and handcrafted guacamole, Moe’s offers a wide variety of options to meet guests’ unique tastes and lifestyle. And no matter the meal, guests can always count on getting free chips and salsa.

And whether you’re hosting a party, business function or wedding, or you’re tailgating before a big game, Moe’s catering has you covered. Moe’s offers one-of-a-kind caterings filled with flavorful options that please even the pickiest of eaters (vegetarian, gluten-sensitive, lower calorie). Check out www.moes.com/catering for more information.

Moe’s in North Miami will be open every Monday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information, guests may call (757) 838-6637 or visit www.moes.com.

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s!® Founded in 2000 and based in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise that serves honestly good, fresh, southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Best known for its burritos, Moe’s has more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients like all-natural chicken and handcrafted guac that are rolled together into an endless serving of awesomeness. Whether you visit us at one of our more than 650 franchised locations throughout the U.S., have us cater to your home or office, or pick up one of our licensed products, it’s just honestly awesome food. Check us out online at www.moes.com to find a store near you, and then connect with us on InstagramTwitterVine and Facebook.

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Moe’s Southwest Grill Opening New Location in North Miami

Leading Southwest Fast-Casual Brand Giving Away Free Burritos for a Year to First 50 Guests!

North Miami, Fla. – August 25, 2016 – “Welcome to Moe’s!®” will soon be heard on the streets of North Miami when Moe’s Southwest Grill® opens in the Keystone Plaza at 13545 Biscayne Boulevard on Thursday, August 25 at 11 a.m.

To celebrate the grand opening, the North Miami Moe’s is offering free burritos for a year to the first 50 guests in line on Thursday, September 1. The free burritos a year prize entitles each winner to one burrito per week at the North Miami Moe’s. The grand opening celebration will continue with $5 burritos all day on grand opening day.

The North Miami Moe’s is owned and operated by franchisee Dale Alexander who has been with the brand for 14 years. He is a third generation South Florida native and currently has three Moe’s in Palm Beach County.

“Moe’s is a rapidly growing brand with a loyal following across the country and we believe North Miami will also enjoy Moe’s fresh, flavorful food and family-friendly atmosphere,” said Alexander. “We’re eager to open our doors and look forward to building long-lasting relationships with our guests and the community.”

There are three things Moe’s newbies should know: the crew will say, “Welcome to Moe’s!” when you walk in the door (don’t be jolted – it’s normal), the most popular burrito is lovingly called the Homewrecker, and Moe’s Famous Queso is famous for a reason.

Each meal is created-to-order in a way that is as unique as the people Moe’s serves. With honestly good ingredients like all-natural chicken, grass-fed steak, organic tofu and handcrafted guacamole, Moe’s offers a wide variety of options to meet guests’ unique tastes and lifestyle. And no matter the meal, guests can always count on getting free chips and salsa.

And whether you’re hosting a party, business function or wedding, or you’re tailgating before a big game, Moe’s catering has you covered. Moe’s offers one-of-a-kind caterings filled with flavorful options that please even the pickiest of eaters (vegetarian, gluten-sensitive, lower calorie). Check out www.moes.com/catering for more information.

Moe’s in North Miami will be open every Monday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information, guests may call (305) 944-6638 or visit www.moes.com.

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s!® Founded in 2000 and based in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise that serves honestly good, fresh, southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Best known for its burritos, Moe’s has more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients like all-natural chicken and handcrafted guac that are rolled together into an endless serving of awesomeness. Whether you visit us at one of our more than 650 franchised locations throughout the U.S., have us cater to your home or office, or pick up one of our licensed products, it’s just honestly awesome food. Check us out online at www.moes.com to find a store near you, and then connect with us on InstagramTwitterVine and Facebook.

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Moe’s Southwest Grill Opening New Location in Lowell

Leading Southwest Fast-Casual Brand Giving Away Free Burritos for a Year to First 50 Guests!

Lowell, Massachusetts – August 22, 2016 – “Welcome to Moe’s!®” will soon be heard on the streets of Lowell when Moe’s Southwest Grill® opens at in the Sunrise Shopping Center located at 1235 Bridge Street on Thursday, August 25 at 11 a.m.

To celebrate the grand opening, the new location is hosting a fundraiser for The Wish Project, an organization dedicated to providing items for more than 35,000 people in need in northeastern Massachusetts, on Wednesday, August 24 from 4 to 7 p.m. In exchange for a $10 donation, guests will receive their choice of entrée, side, and drink with 100 percent of the net sales benefiting the local organization.

Additionally, the Lowell Moe’s is offering free burritos for a year to the first 50 guests in line on Thursday, August 25. The free burritos a year prize entitles each winner to one burrito per week at the Lowell Moe’s. The grand opening celebration will continue with $5 burritos all day on grand opening day.

The Lowell Moe’s is owned and operated by franchise group MDM SOUTHWEST, LLC. This is their second Moe’s location with plans to open additional locations in Maine and Massachusetts in the coming years.

“Moe’s is a rapidly growing brand with a loyal following across the country and we believe Lowell will also enjoy Moe’s fresh, flavorful food and family-friendly atmosphere,” said MDM SOUTHWEST, LLC franchisee Danny Costa. “We’re eager to open our doors and look forward to building long-lasting relationships with our guests and the community.”

There are three things Moe’s newbies should know: the crew will say, “Welcome to Moe’s!” when you walk in the door (don’t be jolted – it’s normal), the most popular burrito is lovingly called the Homewrecker, and Moe’s Famous Queso is famous for a reason.

Each meal is created-to-order in a way that is as unique as the people Moe’s serves. With honestly good ingredients like all-natural chicken, grass-fed steak, organic tofu and handcrafted guacamole, Moe’s offers a wide variety of options to meet guests’ unique tastes and lifestyle. And no matter the meal, guests can always count on getting free chips and salsa.

And whether you’re hosting a party, business function or wedding, or you’re tailgating before a big game, Moe’s catering has you covered. Moe’s offers one-of-a-kind caterings filled with flavorful options that please even the pickiest of eaters (vegetarian, gluten-sensitive, lower calorie). Check out www.moes.com/catering for more information.

Moe’s in Lowell will be open Monday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, guests may call (978) 710-7760 or visit www.moes.com.

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s!® Founded in 2000 and based in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise that serves honestly good, fresh, southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Best known for its burritos, Moe’s has more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients like all-natural chicken and handcrafted guac that are rolled together into an endless serving of awesomeness. Whether you visit us at one of our more than 575 franchised locations throughout the U.S., have us cater to your home or office, or pick up one of our licensed products, it’s just honestly awesome food. Check us out online at www.moes.com to find a store near you, and then connect with us on InstagramTwitterVine and Facebook.

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Moe’s Southwest Grill Opening New Location in Greensboro

Leading Southwest Fast-Casual Brand Giving Away Free Burritos for a Year to First 100 Guests!

Greensboro, North Carolina – August 22, 2016 – “Welcome to Moe’s!®” will soon be heard on the streets of Greensboro when Moe’s Southwest Grill® opens at the Friendly Center located at 705 Friendly Center Drive on Thursday, August 25 at 11 a.m.

To celebrate the grand opening, the new location is offering free burritos for a year to the first 100 guests in line. The free burritos a year prize entitles each winner to one burrito per week at the Friendly Center Moe’s. In addition, the Friendly Center Moe’s is treating guests to $3 burritos all day on grand opening day.

The new location will also be hosting a fundraiser on Wednesday, August 24 from 5 to 7 p.m. for Guildford County Schools with 100 percent of all net sales benefiting the local school district.

The Greensboro Moe’s is owned and operated by franchisee Clif Bullard who is one of Moe’s largest franchisee with 31 locations in North Carolina, South Carolina, Ohio, and New York. Bullard has plans to continue growing Moe’s presence in all of the states he already operates in the coming years.

“With three Moe’s already established in the Greensboro area, we’ve created a loyal following around our honestly awesome food and family-friendly environment.” said Bullard. “We’re eager to open the doors of our fourth location and look forward to continue building long-lasting relationships with our guests and the community.”

There are three things Moe’s newbies should know: the crew will say, “Welcome to Moe’s!” when you walk in the door (don’t be jolted – it’s normal), the most popular burrito is lovingly called the Homewrecker, and Moe’s Famous Queso is famous for a reason.

Each meal is created-to-order in a way that is as unique as the people Moe’s serves. With honestly good ingredients like all-natural chicken, grass-fed steak, organic tofu and handcrafted guacamole, Moe’s offers a wide variety of options to meet guests’ unique tastes and lifestyle. And no matter the meal, guests can always count on getting free chips and salsa.

And whether you’re hosting a party, business function or wedding, or you’re tailgating before a big game, Moe’s catering has you covered. Moe’s offers one-of-a-kind caterings filled with flavorful options that please even the pickiest of eaters (vegetarian, gluten-sensitive, lower calorie). Check out www.moes.com/catering for more information.

Moe’s in Greensboro will be open every Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information, guests may call (336) 245-1771 or visit www.moes.com.

About Moe’s Southwest Grill®

Welcome to Moe’s!® Founded in 2000 and based in Atlanta, GA, Moe’s Southwest Grill is a fast-casual restaurant franchise that serves honestly good, fresh, southwestern food in a welcoming environment that rocks. Best known for its burritos, Moe’s has more than 20 fresh, flavorful ingredients like all-natural chicken and handcrafted guac that are rolled together into an endless serving of awesomeness. Whether you visit us at one of our more than 575 franchised locations throughout the U.S., have us cater to your home or office, or pick up one of our licensed products, it’s just honestly awesome food. Check us out online at www.moes.com to find a store near you, and then connect with us on InstagramTwitterVine and Facebook.

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FOCUS Brands Inc. Commits to Sourcing Cage Free Eggs by 2026

ATLANTA (August 5, 2016) –  In response to a growing consumer sentiment towards cage free eggs and the adoption of this policy by several other food service companies, FOCUS Brands is joining forces with others in the industry and announcing its commitment to sourcing ingredients that contain only cage free eggs.

While not a large user of eggs or food items with egg as an ingredient, FOCUS Brands will work with its suppliers to ensure that all of its restaurant menu items will contain only cage free eggs by 2026.

“In addition to industry trends and the growing consumer preference for cage free eggs in other channels such as grocery, today we are casting our vote with consumers and will work toward meeting these new supply standards.” said Rich Kamph, Senior Vice President of FOCUS Brands Global Supply Chain.

About FOCUS Brands Inc.

Atlanta-based FOCUS Brands Inc., through its affiliate brands, is the franchisor and operator of more than 5,000 ice cream shoppes, bakeries, restaurants and cafes in the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and 60 foreign countries under the brand names Carvel®, Cinnabon®, Schlotzsky’s®, Moe’s Southwest Grill®, Auntie Anne’s® and McAlister’s Deli®, as well as Seattle’s Best Coffee® on certain military bases and in certain international markets.  Please visit www.focusbrands.com to learn more.

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