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Brett Lindenberg is the founder of Food Truck Empire and Food Empire Pro. Brett's mission is help to entrepreneurs start and grow profitable food businesses. Since 2014, Brett has interviewed over 100 entrepreneurs on the Food Empire Pro podcast and written hundreds of blog posts on all aspects of food business. Brett has been quoted in media outlets like Entrepreneur Magazine, CNBC, and The Washington Post.

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Get the Attention of Local Food Blogs: 25 Bloggers Explain How

Getting featured by a local food blog is one of the best ways to get exposure in front of a desirable audience of foodies and local scene writers that can plant the little seed of buzz and help jump start awareness for a restaurant. But when you’re just getting started attracting attention is tough. After […]

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How to Start an Ice Cream Truck like Mik Mart Ice Cream | FTE Episode 036

Six years ago Mik Bushinski was a sophomore attending private school when he and his mother began putting their heads together to figure out some creative ways to help pay for his education. One of them tossed out the idea of starting an ice cream truck to generate some additional income and Mik Mart Ice […]

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The Boiler Monkey’s Incredible Cross Country Journey for a Bustaurant | FTE Episode 035

Matt Fuemmeler went on a trip with his wife to South America and came back determined to start a food truck. After returning state side and doing more research Fuemmeler decided that he wanted something a little bit different than the traditional style truck. Eventually, he stumbled upon a vintage bus he discovered on eBay […]

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7 Smart Places to Find Food Trucks For Sale

In this post I outline a few options available to folks in the market for a food truck that’s for sale. Finding a truck that’s in good condition, includes the specification requirements you need, and is within budget won’t always be easy. My hope is that this article will provide you with the options that […]

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How to Find & Evaluate a Used Food Truck with M&R Trailers | FTE Episode 034

This morning I sit down with Bob Pierson of M&R Trailers. M&R Trailers have built concession vehicles for over 5 years and they have a wealth of experience finding and evaluating used food trucks. I found out about Pierson through the large collection of YouTube videos (links to videos below) he’s produced demonstrating how to […]

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