Posts Tagged ‘mobile business’

Columbus Set to Launch Pilot Program Bringing Food Trucks & Carts to the Hungry Masses

Columbus Set to Launch Pilot Program Bringing Food Trucks & Carts to the Hungry Masses
This spring, you may notice a change in downtown Columbus. As city dwellers hustle to their offices, a new sight and smell might stop them in their paths. Columbus-ites will be able to enjoy a quick bite, on the go, without worrying about the rollercoaster of emotions that go hand-in-hand with typical...
February 26th, 2015 | ECDI Spotlight | Read More

Entrepreneurial Leap Yields New Food Truck Por’Ketta

Entrepreneurial Leap Yields New Food Truck Por’Ketta
Any entrepreneur knows taking the leap is the most terrifying yet exhilarating part of being a business owner. That decision to branch out is giving Columbus a new food truck. Appeasing to the carnivores, Por’Ketta will bring primarily pork-based eats, staring most obviously, porchetta, to the...
February 20th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

The Food Fort Powered by ECDI Prepares for its First Ever Food Truck Festival

The Food Fort Powered by ECDI Prepares for its First Ever Food Truck Festival
On Saturday, August 9, The Food Fort, in partnership with premiere Columbus classic rock radio station QFM 96, will hold its first ever Food Truck Festival. The Food Fort, a cutting-edge, mobile food-based business incubator, is not your typical commissary. By providing their clients access to specialized...
July 24th, 2014 | ECDI Spotlight | Read More

Tigertree Launching Mobile Retail Truck

Tigertree Launching Mobile Retail Truck
Short North boutique, Tigertree, is expanding with a mobile retail truck scheduled to be cruising the streets of Columbus within the next month. The truck will house Tigertree’s unique mix of cards, gifts, accessories, apothecary and home decor similar to what’s found in the brick-and-mortar...
June 13th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

CordovaInk Raising Funds for Mobile Tattoo Truck

CordovaInk Raising Funds for Mobile Tattoo Truck
Columbus has food trucks and retail trucks but CordovaInk wants to add a new truck to the mix – a mobile tattoo truck. Husband-and-wife duo Abraham and Katie Cordova are the creatives behind the truck that would be the first of its kind in Ohio. Originally eyeing a brick-and-mortar location,...
June 2nd, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Pursuit Expands with Mobile Truck

Pursuit Expands with Mobile Truck
Pursuit opened as pop-up shop in The South Campus Gateway in 2011, offering college-age men an alternative suit shopping experience. Two years later, business is booming with the original location becoming a permanent home along with a soon-to-be-rolling mobile Pursuit truck. “It’s a miniature...
February 10th, 2014 | Business Profiles, News | Read More

Find Fashion on Wheels with The Boutique Truck

Find Fashion on Wheels with The Boutique Truck
Mobile trucks can be for more than just food. Catherine Shadeed is bringing a new type of truck to the streets of Columbus with The Boutique Truck. It’s a mobile store that carries unique, fun and trendy boutique-style items with an affordable price tag. Shadeed says she’s always had an entrepreneurial...
August 2nd, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Food truck entrepreneur thrives with help from ECDI

Food truck entrepreneur thrives with help from ECDI
This has been a banner year for Carla Saunders, owner of Columbus, Ohio’s only gourmet cupcake truck. She worked at her mother’s brick-and-mortar bakery in her hometown of Grove City for many years, creating famous delicacies such as carrot cake cupcakes and red velvet cupcakes. 3 Babes and a Baker...
December 22nd, 2011 | ECDI Spotlight | Read More