Food and Drink - Fall/Winter 2012 - (Page 144)

>r RESTAURANTS Fatburger North America Inc. West Coast Icon Fatburger has earned a strong following in the United States and around the world after six decades. By Alan Dorich 144 food & drink • fall/winter 2012 • << Founded in 1952, Fatburger has grown to operate 150 locations in the United States and internationally that sell its burgers, sandwiches and drinks. company profile Fatburger North America Inc. Projected 20 2 sales: $15 million 1 1 Headquarters: Beverly Hills, Calif. Employees: 45 Specialty: Hamburgers, fries and shakes Andrew A. Wiederhorn, chairman and CEO: “A burger lover can’t eat a burger anywhere else.” or 60 years, Fatburger North America Inc. has enjoyed success by offering consumers the iconic meal of a juicy American hamburger made with fresh lean beef. But the love for it is not just limited to the United States. Instead, it is also very popular overseas, Chairman and CEO Andrew A. Wiederhorn says. “Everyone loves American burgers, shakes and fries,” he says. “We have had the F warmest reception anyone could ask for, internationally.” The Beverly Hills, Calif.-based Fatburger has 150 locations in the United States, Canada, China, Korea, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Bahrain, Iraq and Saudi Arabia that offer its burgers, sandwiches and drinks. Founder Lovie Yancey started the company in 1952.

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Food and Drink - Fall/Winter 2012
Tableside Chat
NYC Wine & Food Festival
Going Global
Beverage Focus
Caribou Coffee
Scooter’s Coffee & Yogurt
Barnie’s CoffeeKitchen
Distributors: Food Law
Progressive Gourmet
Rocky Mountain Natural Meats
Seattle Fish Company of New Mexico
Blue Mountain Growers
Dandrea Produce and Wines
Dorr Lobster
Gary’s Seafood and Specialties
Pohl Food Service Inc.
Supply America
Victoria Fine Foods
Bernatello’s Pizza Inc.
Best Mexican Foods
C.F. Gollott & Son
Clipper Seafoods Ltd.
Mountain Foods Products
Siedhoff Distributing
Sterling Pacific Meat
Producers: Business Strategies
Carib Brewery
Heroes Vodka
Mountain Pure Beverage Co.
Deli Express/E.A. Sween Co.
Family Fresh Pack
Haring Catfish Enterprises
Bear Republic Brewing Co.
Demerara Distillers
Walker & Sons Inc. – Slap Ya Mama
DRY Soda Co.
Good Time Beverages
Greencore USA
Jaindl Turkey Farms
McCall Farms
Nuovo Pasta Productions
Brewery Ommegang
R.L. Schreiber
Venus Wafers Inc.
Casper’s Ice Cream
Restaurants: Smart Marketing
Extreme Pizza
Buffalo Wings & Rings
Fatburger North America Inc.
Famous Famiglia
Francesca’s Restaurants Inc.
Aurelio’s Pizza
Yoshinoya America
Crepe Delicious
FREEB!RDS World Burrito
Razzoo’s Cajun Café
Independent Restaurants
Grand Central Oyster Bar and Restaurant
The Alicart Restaurant Group
The Optimist
The Olive Tree Italian Restaurant
The Epicurean Group
Salty’s Seafood Grills
Retailers: Shopper Marketing
Weigel’s Inc.
Royal Buying Group
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Food and Drink - Fall/Winter 2012