CHARLOTTE, NC - (Marketwired - August 10, 2016) - Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOTR) ("Chanticleer" or the "Company"), owner and operator of multiple restaurant brands internationally and domestically, today announced that its better burger concept, BGR the Burger Joint ("BGR"), has entered into a Franchise Agreement with SanFam, LLC for the opening of a location in South Orange, New Jersey.
The restaurant will be operated in The Gateways, a complex in the historic Village of South Orange, which is home to Seton Hall University. The franchise will be operated by Phil Sannitti and his sons Paul and Michael.
Ed Kelley, President of Franchising, BGR the Burger Joint, commented, "We are pleased to have such experienced restauranteurs join our BGR family. Phil and his family have a lease executed and we anticipate the opening to take place in the early fall. In addition to bringing BGR to the residents of South Orange, we're looking forward to introducing this innovative burger concept to Seton Hall students."
Rich Adams, President and Chief Operating Officer of American Burger Company, parent company of BGR, commented, "We are very excited to open our South Orange restaurant, which is our first BGR location in New Jersey. Awareness of the BGR brand is growing throughout the U.S. and we look forward to expanding our loyal customer base as we bring BGR's excellent service and award-winning menu items to the New Jersey area."
Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, Chanticleer Holdings (NASDAQ: HOTR), together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates restaurant brands in the United States and internationally. The Company is a franchisee owner of Hooters® restaurants in international markets including Australia, South Africa, and Europe, and two Hooters restaurants in the United States. The Company also owns and operates American Burger Co., BGR the Burger Joint, Little Big Burger, and owns a majority interest in Just Fresh restaurants in the U.S.
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