Smashburger partners with STL Smash, LLC to open 12 Smashburger restaurants in St. Louis
The Smashburger franchise has announced that it has partnered with STL Smash, LLC to introduce 12 Smashburger restaurants in St. Louis in 2011. According to the information provided, the St. Louis Smashburger restaurant will be Missouri’s first and will feature regional menu items created especially for St. Louis’ unique culinary heritage.
STL Smash, LLC will open multiple units in St. Louis over four years. Dave Schweitzer, President of STL Smash, LLC has more than 16 years of successful franchise restaurant experience with Subway. He has been recognized as Best New Regional Subway Franchisee and is known for his focus on customer service, smooth operations, and focus on superior staffing.
“As a franchisee, you don’t have anything if you don’t have a fantastic product,” says Dave Schweitzer, President of STL Smash, LLC. “When I first tasted a Smashburger, I knew it would be a great company with which to do business.”
Denver-based Smashburger operates and develops corporate, joint venture and franchise stores across the country. Smashburger will open more than 100 stores by 2010’s conclusion and operate more than 200 in 2011. It has sold franchise and joint venture agreements that will bring the total to more than 400 locations over the next five years. (kbp)