July 27, 2016 // Franchising.com // IRVINE, California – From backyard barbecues to warm summer nights, everyone has fond summertime memories involving an ice-cold Root Beer Float! To celebrate this quintessential summer treat, Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain and home to Tastee Freez soft serve, is offering free Root Beer Floats on National Root Beer Float Day, August 6.
All day long on Saturday, August 6, Wienerschnitzel will celebrate the frosty dessert by offering guests a free Root Beer Float with any purchase just by showing the special coupon* located at wienerschintzel.com. Both time-honored summertime foods, nothing pairs quite as perfectly as Root Beer Floats and Hot Dogs!
“There are not many places you can get a great Root Beer Float anymore, so we’re celebrating this iconic drink by giving them away free all day long,” said Doug Koegeboehn, Chief Marketing Officer for Wienerschnitzel. “Also, we aren’t limiting the time of day you can get your free root beer float like some other restaurant chains. It’s National Root Beer Float Day all day and you should be able to enjoy one at Wienerschnitzel anytime you want on August 6.”
Offered at participating Wienerschnitzel’s locations nationwide, Tastee Freez is an iconic American brand that has been serving up soft serve treats since 1950, where Root Beer Floats have remained a top seller since day one, even before soda fountains were all the rage. There’s just something about creamy vanilla soft serve and fizzy Root Beer that makes the heart happy.
*Each coupon is good for one free Root Beer Float with purchase. Both printed and digital coupons will be accepted. Deal is valid on Saturday, August 6, only at participating Wienerschnitzel locations.
Founded by John Galardi in 1961 with a single hot dog stand in Wilmington, California, Wienerschnitzel (www.wienerschnitzel.com) is a bona fide pioneer of the limited-service food industry. Today, Wienerschnitzel is the world’s largest hot dog franchise and home of America’s favorite Chili Dog. Based in Irvine, California, the parent company, Galardi Group, franchises restaurants throughout the U.S., including Wienerschnitzel, Hamburger Stand, and Tastee Freez. An iconic American brand with a devoted following for over 50 years, Wienerschnitzel is poised for exponential growth, both domestically and internationally. With a refreshed marketing focus, Wienerschnitzel has received tremendous media attention and accolades including Franchise Times’ “20 to Watch” and voted Best Fast Food in Southern California by the readers of Los Angeles Daily News for five years and running. In 2016, Wienerschnitzel was ranked #146 in the coveted Entrepreneur Magazine Franchise 500. Additionally, the company recently introduced a unique next generation store design featuring a smaller footprint and a lower cost of entry; while the simple menu allows for easy execution and lower food costs. As a family owned and operated company, Wienerschnitzel is in a unique position to always put its franchise partners first and is actively recruiting passionate franchise candidates to grow with the brand during this very exciting time. For more information on owning a Wienerschnitzel, visit franchising.wienerschnitzel.com or contact Ted Milburn - Director, Franchise Development at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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