Hot Dog Cart Vendors Needed Immediately!

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Giant opportunity for some local vendors!

I just got a call from a large chain of stores called American Furniture and Electronics. They are liquidating some of their locations and they need a hot dog vendor at each store in the St. Louis area from now through the first week of August.

They are not asking for any rent or set up fee so this one is all gravy.

They do request that you give their store employees a discount on food and drinks.

You can make your own hours but they would like the lunch and dinner hours covered. The idea is to keep hungry customers from going off site for food during this liquidation sale.

Foot traffic is between 300 and 500 people per store daily.

Stores are available in Fenton, Cottleville, and Bridgeton, in Missouri, and O’Fallon in Illinois just across the river.

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Sidebar: Lets do some math…

If you had 4 carts and the people to run them you could do the whole gig.

Being conservative, lets say you sell 75 meals per day per location (4 locations) at $5 each. That’s $1500 a day. Times 7 days equals $10,500 a week. If you start now, you’ll have 6 weeks to sell.

This could be a $63,000 gig.

You would have to back out your cost of goods sold, labor, etc to determine your final profit but I think you can see how lucrative this business can be, especially when you have multiple carts on the street.

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If you want one or all of these gigs contact Cindy at American Furniture and Electronics at 314 702 1405

-Steve

P.S. I’m trying to arrange my schedule to grab one of these spots but I’m not sure if I can swing it. If you get one of these let me know and I’ll come out and buy a dog from you!

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TOP DOGS

do they have one in tampa fl let me know?

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Joe

Anyone going to the San Diego Food Truck convoy this sat. 6/19 ? Wish I could, bet I would learn alot.

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steve

This is only for their St. Louis locations.
-Steve

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Jolie's Wiener Wagon

I wish I was just a little closer because this sounds like a great opportunity!

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Rick J

Well that is crazy not to jump on! wonder if i call and let them know I could be available if they do the same thing in Northern Colorado? Anyway Thanks Steve for all you do to help us!

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pete tirado

im in chicago ill is there any oportunities on locations near by

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Alberto Peirano

Thank you for your Tips I am in Oregon
Take care

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Bob Moss

Eny one have a Hot Dog Song?

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Bob Moss

Check out your loco HOT RODS show I was at a show 2000 people,a one Hot dog, hamberger stan,

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Pocono Hot Dog

Going Out FOR Business…While Going Out OF Business….Let me Know when they Bigin to liquidate the Poconos!

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lewlew

Bob, My granddaoughter came up with one, I’ll see if i can get it written down. Something like: My Grandpa is a weenie man he has a hot dog stand…she sings it to me when she comes to eat a dawg with me.

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Danny

here’s ur hotdog song; I’m gonna be da hotdog man!

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Jim (Weiners on water)

Sound like a great gig Steve, but I don’t think the boat will make it. LOL
1st mate Jim.

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Bravo Dawgs

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse HOT DOG Song LINK

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Quinton

Hey are there any similar opportunities in SC,NC,GA,TN or FL? I have 2 hot dog carts and a food truck. Please inform me of any opportunities Thanks Q

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michael

thanks steve, for information on chips 1.5 everyones ideas were very helpfull.thanks again all who responded mike

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lou

hi there
any good and free locations in miami, fl

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roe

looking for space in restaurant or commisary in eastern pitt or beaufort county in north carolina so we can start a hotdog business..anyone knowof any restaurant willing to rent some space

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Kim

Looking for locations in south fl. Let me know.

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