Category Archives: Food Trucks

America’s Top 10 Most Interesting Food Trucks (and then some) of 2014

America’s Top 10 Most Interesting Food Trucks (and then some) of 2014

While we don’t know exactly which country invented the concept of a mobile food cart or truck, we can definitely agree that the modern gourmet food truck was an American invention!  America’s best food trucks are the unusual and crazy ones that make themselves a monument of the town they serve in. It’s Independence Day… Continue reading »

LA Summer Food Truck Events You Shouldn’t Miss

            Summer in a city as vast as Los Angeles is a time for community building affairs and food-centered festivals.  While there are many events to choose from this summer, here are a few diverse options, where you can find some of LA’s best food trucks stationed at. Saturday Night Movies… Continue reading »

What’s the best way to campaign for Emmy nominations? Themed Food Truck Promotions, of course!

What’s the best way to campaign for Emmy nominations?  Themed Food Truck Promotions, of course!

Just ask Netflix. The company recently promoted their acclaimed show “House of Cards” for Emmy consideration with a free lunch from a gourmet food truck for any eligible voter. As a clever tie-in to the show, the truck masqueraded as Freddy’s BBQ, a fictional barbeque restaurant frequented by the character Frank Underwood, played by Kevin… Continue reading »

Featured Food Truck: Petaluma Poultry “Support Your Local Chicken”

Featured Food Truck: Petaluma Poultry “Support Your Local Chicken”

Petaluma Poultry Co is the latest company to take to the streets to promote their product with their “Support your local chicken” food truck campaign at the 39th Solano Ave Stroll event in San Francisco. The one day event has been called the “oldest and largest street festival in the San Francisco bay area” and… Continue reading »

Featured Food Truck: Hot Pockets

Featured Food Truck: Hot Pockets

The spotlight this week is on Nestle USA’s Hot Pocket truck; the latest promotional food truck to hit the street to promote a product. The company partnered with food truck experts, Road Stoves, to brand, set up and staff a truck for the day-long event in Hollywood to showcase the changes made to the popular… Continue reading »

6 Tips for A Successful Food Truck Campaign

6 tips for a successful food truck campaign from Kathryn Harriman

Beginner’s Guide to Renting Food Trucks

Whether you are renting a truck for a promotional event or you’ve decided that it is the most economical way to get up and running with your food truck business, there are a few things to keep in mind when you conduct your search for your food truck. Licenses and Permits One of the perks… Continue reading »

Food Truck Preliminaries..

Renting a catering truck. Lot’s to figure out. First of all, depending on the city in which you plan to operate your food truck, there’s a myriad of regulations you have to sift through. City, County, State, and Federal regulation all play a part. In this article we’ll examine some key elements.  Additionally, we’ll briefly… Continue reading »