Moe’s Southwest Grill Opening New Location in East Providence

Leading Southwest Fast-Casual Brand Will Give Away Free Burritos to First 100 In Line

East Providence, RI. – October 1, 2015 – “Welcome to Moe’s!®” will soon be heard on the streets of East Providence, RI, when Moe’s Southwest Grill® opens at 75 Highland Ave at 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 8. To celebrate the grand opening, the East Providence Moe’s is offering the a free burrito to the first 100 customers in line and a free side of queso to guests all day long. Free t-shirts will be available while supplies last. There will also be an official ribbon cutting with East Providence town officials at 9:30 a.m.

“Moe’s is a rapidly growing brand with a loyal following across the country and we believe East Providence will also enjoy Moe’s fresh, flavorful food and family-friendly atmosphere,” said franchisee Matthew Rusconi. “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 East Providence will be open every day from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, guests can 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.

About FOCUS Brands Inc.

Atlanta-based FOCUS Brands Inc. is the franchisor and operator of over 4,000 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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Moe’s Southwest Grill Opening New Location in Warwick

Leading Southwest Fast-Casual Brand Offers Chance to Win Free Burritos for a Year

Warwick, RI. – December 11, 2014 – “Welcome to Moe’s!” will soon be heard on the streets of Warwick, RI, when Moe’s Southwest Grill® opens at 300 Quaker Lane, Suite 19 at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 18. To celebrate the grand opening, the Warwick Moe’s will treat the first 100 customers in line to a free burrito and the first 10 customers Free Burritos for a Year. There will also be an official ribbon cutting with Warwick town officials at 10:45 a.m.

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

“Welcome to Moe’s!” is more than a greeting; it’s a way of life for the folks who customize each meal made 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 meals, 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.

Moe’s also offers one-of-a-kind caterings filled with flavorful options that please even the pickiest of eaters (vegetarian, gluten-free, lower calorie). Whether you’re hosting a party, business function or wedding, or you’re tailgating before a big game, Moe’s fresh, customizable catering options are the perfect addition.

Moe’s in Warwick will be open every day from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, guests may call (401) 615-8640 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 550 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 PurePourTechnology™ 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 http://www.facebook.com/cocacolafreestyle.

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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 First of Five Locations in Rhode Island

WAKEFIELD, R.I. – Dec. 13, 2013 – “Welcome to Moe’s!” will soon be heard on the streets of Wakefield when Moe’s Southwest Grill® opens at 600 Kingstown Road in the Belmont Shopping Center on Friday, Dec. 20. To celebrate the grand opening, all customers will receive a free burrito with any purchase on opening day.

The new restaurant, which is the first of a planned five locations in Rhode Island, is co-owned and operated by franchise partners Matt Rusconi and David Vorchheimer. The franchise group opened their first Moe’s restaurant in West Hartford, Conn. in 2008 and now own eight locations throughout the region. Four additional Moe’s restaurants in Rhode Island are expected to open within the next three years.

“We are thrilled to open our first Moe’s in Rhode Island,” said Rusconi. “We’ve seen a lot of success growing the brand in the New England region and we’re committed to developing in this state.”

“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.

Moe’s in Wakefield will offer weekly promotions such as “Moe Monday,” in which any burrito, chips and drink combo costs only $6.99, and on Tuesdays from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. kids eat free with the purchase of any adult entrée.

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 Wakefield will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. seven days a week. For more information, guests may call 401-284-2940 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 Port Orange Relocates to Dunlawton Ave.

Port Orange, FL (October 24, 2013) – “Welcome to Moe’s!” will soon be heard at a new location in Port Orange when Moe’s Southwest Grill relocates to 1812 Dunlawton Avenue and celebrates its grand re-opening on Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 11 am, less than two miles from its previous 4649 Clyde Morris Blvd, #609 address. To commemorate the grand opening, customers will be treated FREE burritos as well as a guest appearance by the legendary Cubby of the Daytona Cubs minor league baseball team.

“We are excited to relocate to an area that has greater visibility within the community,” said Brad Chasteen. “Residents of Port Orange will find this new location more accessible but just as personalized as we will continue to provide the trademark Moe’s, fresh-to-order experience.”

The relocation is offering FREE burritos as a way to celebrate its loyal customers and taking the opportunity to give back to the community. The offer is only valid on October 30 and while no purchase is necessary, customers are encouraged to make a donation to Moe’s national philanthropy, JDRF. In addition to free Moe’s, Daytona Cubs fans will have the chance to meet Cubby, the local minor league baseball team’s mascot, between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. The new location will signal its official grand re-opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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 Port Orange will be open from Monday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information guests may call 386-761-2221.

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 Phipps Plaza Grand Re-Opening

– Celebration to include $3 Burrito Day –

Atlanta, GA (February 17, 2012) – “Welcome to Moe’s!” is now being heard throughout Phipps Plaza since Moe’s Southwest Grill re-opened at 3500 Peachtree Road. This location was closed for several months to relocate and renovate. Franchisee, Steve Snyder, is bringing a renewed focus and energy as the remodeled restaurant now features 30 seats conveniently located in front of the store. In order to celebrate the completely refreshed store, the official grand re-opening is set for Wednesday, February 22nd. Guests can enjoy Moe’s well-loved, over-stuffed burritos for only $3 all day Wednesday. Customer appreciation continues with giveaways all day, ending with one lucky person winning free burritos for a year.

Moe’s welcomes all guests old and new to come experience these improvements first hand. 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.

Moe’s Phipps Plaza will offer Moe Monday: $5.00 for any burrito, chips and salsa all day every Monday.

The new location is conveniently located next to the entrance of the future home of Legoland, which is scheduled to open on March 17th. It is open Monday through Saturday 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. and Sunday from 12 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. For more information or to place a catering order, guests may call 404-237-2370.