May 02, 2017 // Franchising.com // MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - Hungry Howie’s Pizza, originator of the Flavored Crust® pizza, announces its newest location in Myrtle Beach, SC. The store will celebrate its opening on Wednesday, May 3 by offering a special deal on large one-topping flavored-crust pizzas for $6.99. Additionally, to commemorate the new location, Hungry Howie’s will be donating 10 percent of sales to the Grand Strand Humane Society on May 3 and 10 percent of sales to Ocean Bay Middle School on May 4.
From delivery boy to franchisee, Brian Edelen is no stranger to the Hungry Howie’s family. In 1993, Edelen became a delivery boy at his local Hungry Howie’s in Michigan right out of high school. He fell in love with the brand and saved up to open his own location, moving to South Carolina to soak up the sun. In 2005, Edelen opened his first Hungry Howie’s store in South Myrtle Beach in hopes to expand the brand’s fan base. With five locations under his belt, Edelen is taking the pizza business by storm in South Carolina’s Atlantic Coast and continuing to spread the flavored crust love.
“When I joined the Hungry Howie’s family right out of high school, I just knew this was a business I wanted to be involved with long term,” said franchisee Brian Edelen. “I found my home with Hungry Howie’s and I look forward to continuing to introduce the tasty flavored crust pizza and welcoming atmosphere that I fell in love with in 1993 with residents of Myrtle Beach.”
“It’s been a pleasure having Brian a part of the Hungry Howie’s family for over 20 years and we’ve enjoyed watching him grow and launch new locations in the Myrtle Beach market,” said Jennifer Jackson, Vice President of Development at Hungry Howie’s Pizza. “His passion for the brand is inspiring and we know he’ll continue having immense success in South Carolina.”
Hungry Howie’s newest Myrtle Beach store is located at located at 4270 River Oaks Dr., Myrtle Beach, SC 29579. For more information on Hungry Howie’s, please call (843) 806-0008 or visit www.hungryhowies.com.
Founded in 1973, Hungry Howie’s Pizza is a national pizza franchise that is loyal to its tradition of providing delicious, high-quality and original Flavored Crust® pizzas including eight flavors: butter, butter cheese, Cajun, garlic herb, onion, ranch, sesame and Asiago cheese. Its menu features oven-baked calzone-style subs, Howie Breads®, crisp & cool salads, and flavored wings that create a unique and irreplaceable position in the pizza market. Starting in Taylor, MI, Hungry Howie’s Pizza has grown to almost 600 locations in 21 states across the U.S.
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