Vancouver Gets Ready for Its First Taste of Zoup!
Company Added
Company Removed
Apply to Request List

Vancouver Gets Ready for Its First Taste of Zoup!

Popular fast-casual fresh soup restaurant set for March 24 grand opening in Columbia Tech Center

March 18, 2016 // Franchising.com // VANCOUVER, WA – Fresh soup lovers have already made Zoup! a popular destination at two locations in the Portland area.

On Thursday, March 24, Vancouver will get a Zoup! all its own as the fast-casual, fresh soup concept opens its first location in the Evergreen State.

Zoup! Fresh Soup Company franchisee Michael Reid is putting the finishing touches on his new restaurant located at 1401 SE 164th Avenue, Suite 150, in the Columbia Tech Center in Vancouver, WA. 

“I'm honored and excited to introduce the people of Washington to all the wonderful soups, freshly baked bread and other delicious items we offer,” said Reid. “I truly believe our 'something for everyone' nutritional options will resonate with the Vancouver community. I think you’ll agree you haven’t had soup this good since your grandma made it. Maybe ever!" 

Zoup! is carving out a unique niche in the rapidly growing fast casual dining segment. The new Vancouver location will be the chain’s 88th restaurant in 19 states, plus Ontario, Canada.

Zoup! features hundreds of award-winning soup recipes with 12 rotating daily varieties, including low-fat, low-cal, vegetarian, dairy-free and gluten-free options, all served with a hunk of freshly baked bread. Customer favorites include Chicken Potpie, Lobster Bisque and Vegetarian Split Pea. The menu also features made-to-order salads and sandwiches, and all items are available in convenient catering sizes for groups of 10 or more. 

In addition to its unique and diverse menu, Zoup! is built on a foundation of guiding principles called Zoup!isms.

“Our Zoup!isms provide a framework for decision-making and help create a strong culture and brand image,” Ersher explained. “They also dictate the brand’s uncompromisingly high standards and help guarantee the authenticity and quality of every pot, bowl and cup served.” 

Prior to its official grand opening, the new Vancouver store will hold a fundraiser on Wednesday, March 23, from 5 – 8 p.m. Guests may order a bowl of their favorite soup, a hunk of fresh-baked bread and a small drink for $5. All proceeds will be donated to the Band Boosters for Union High School and Mountain View High School, as directed by guests.

“We’re really pleased to dedicate our pre-opening fundraiser to support the bands at these two great high schools,” said Reid. “I hope lots of folks turn out to enjoy some delicious soup and help us make a meaningful difference in these outstanding music programs.”

The new Vancouver restaurant will be open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday.

About Zoup!

Founded in 1998, Zoup! is the leading fast-casual soup concept restaurant that is defining the category with its premium and proprietary soups and other recipes. A dining experience that features 12 always-rotating soup varieties each day in an environment that focuses on comfort, satisfaction and convenience, Zoup! has grown its network of franchises to nearly 90 restaurants throughout the District of Columbia, Colorado, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and Ontario, Canada. For more information, visit Zoup.com or Zoupfranchise.com.

SOURCE Zoup!

Contact:

Ladd Biro
Champion Management
Founder & Principal
O: 972.930.9933
C: 817.675.3499

###

Comments:

comments powered by Disqus

Franchise News Room »


News By Industry »


Featured Opportunities

One Cannabis
Get A Piece Of The Booming Cannabis Market Without Headaches.
Wienerschnitzel
Profitable. Unique. Different. Wienerschnitzel wants you to join our franchise family. Why? As a prominent franchise of over 50 years we OWN the hot...
PanIQ Escape Room
PANIQ ROOM is the most innovative and one of the fastest growing escape room franchise in the world. Join an established brand with proven results in...
Blaze Pizza
Blaze Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast, artisanal pizza, is looking to add to our team of top-tier franchise partners.
Firehouse Subs
We are currently looking for hard-working, dedicated people to become Area Representatives in markets throughout the United States.
Share This Page

Subscribe to Our Newsletters

A Franchise Update Media Production
Franchise Update Media
P.O. Box 20547
San Jose, CA 95160
PH. (408) 402-5681
In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)

Copyright © 2001 - 2019.
All Rights Reserved.