November 03, 2017 // Franchising.com // HUNT VALLEY, MARYLAND - Fast food just got a whole lot healthier in Maryland; the latest state where residents and visitors can find healthy, fast food. Grabbagreen, is an Arizona-based healthy fast casual restaurant whose vision is to 'Lead The Charge In Making Fast Food Healthy.’ The brand’s superfood menu features green and grain-based bowls, fresh-pressed juice, handcrafted smoothies, acai cups and more. Franchisees, Marcella Cucchiara and Michele Rehmeyer of G & G York, LLC will open their first of three locations on Monday, November 6 in Hunt Valley, Maryland at 100 Shawan Road in the Hunt Valley Towne Centre. The duo will also open up 2 additional stores in Pennsylvania, another new state for Grabbagreen.
“We had been looking to open a restaurant for over a year and we really were on the search to open a restaurant that offered healthy eating with great tasting food,” says Marcella Cucchiara. “We came across Grabbagreen and their mission aligned perfectly with ours. After a trip to Arizona we completely fell in love with the concept and signed a 3-store franchise deal to bring the West Coast concept to the East Coast!”
Cucchiara is not new to the health and fitness world. She is a certified holistic health and nutrition coach who has dedicated her life to helping others create their ideal lifestyle. "Grabbagreen really is a perfect fit! You can’t make a bad choice at Grabbagreen, and after just a few short years the concept has grown to over 25 locations across the country with many stores on the way. As a national healthy fast casual player, we hope to continue to carve our distinct niche in the fast-food industry; providing truly healthy food to customers on the go."
Grabbagreen is fully committed to leading the charge in making fast food healthy and promotes an Eat Clean, Grabbagreen philosophy. nationwide. Every item on the menu is available for eating on the go and all menu items are prepared fresh at the time they are ordered. The menu is naturally gluten-free, preservative-free, GMO free and semi-organic. The menu is loaded with vegetarian options, and any signature item can be made Vegetarian or Vegan through the Grab Your Own option.
Grabbagreen offers an abundance of grain and green-based bowls created with special sauces, super nutrients and multiple protein options. The menu is also loaded with fresh-pressed juice, handcrafted smoothies, acai bowls, kid-friendly items, elixirs, juice shots and a healthy breakfast menu that is available all day long.
Grabbagreen’s engaging menu also offers guests the option to customize their meal with the popular 'Grab Your Own' option, allowing customers to create a bowl with one base (quinoa, brown rice, spinach, quinoa noodle or kale); one protein (chicken, shrimp, salmon, steak, black bean, edamame); five super nutrients, one herb, one dairy and one sauce.
The restaurant’s upbeat, lively and energetic atmosphere combined with the super food menu is geared to inspires customers to not only live a healthy lifestyle, but to fuel up and continue to conquer the day (or run a mile.)
The Maryland location will be open Monday-Saturday from 7:00am-8:00pm and Sunday from 9:00am-7:00pm. You can reach the store directly by calling 717-873-9336 or visiting them at https://www.facebook.com/GrabbagreenHuntValley/.
Grabbagreen now has locations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee and Texas. To date, Grabbagreen has signed 98 franchise agreements and 174 development agreements since announcing their franchise opportunity in April 2015. The concept expects to open 3 additional locations in Texas, Tennessee and California by the end of the year.
For more information on Grabbagreen or franchising opportunities please visit www.grabbagreen.com.
Founded in 2013, Grabbagreen® is a fast-food restaurant where great tasting, healthy food meets the speed and convenience of traditional fast food. Grabbagreen's Eat Clean menu is preservative-free, naturally gluten-free and GMO free. The whole food menu is based on super food ingredients and offers a full selection of grain and green-based bowls with fresh hormone-free and antibiotic-free proteins. The menu also offers fresh-pressed juice, handcrafted smoothies and acai bowls, breakfast, and healthy kid-friendly items. All signature menu items are prepared fresh, made-to-order and provide a delicious experience for customers and a variety of flavors to meet dietary needs. The Grabbagreen App is available on both iTunes and Google play. Visit grabbagreen.com for the latest company news and location information. You can also find Grabbagreen on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
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10789 N 90th Street, Suite 202
Scottsdale, AZ 85260