Tag: franchise

Baltimore’s Still Nameless AFL Team Signs Its First Five Players

An arena football game in Kansas City

It may not have a name, logo or jerseys just yet, but Baltimore’s newest pro sports franchise is starting to come together.

A Chain Comes to Fells Point’s Main Street



In a world with an ever-increasing number of chain restaurants, those streets that still emphasize the small and local can feel like a special treasure worth protecting.

Ahoy, Mateys! Entrepreneurs Franchising Pirate-Themed Bar and Restaurant



Courtesy Bmore Media –The owners of the Mutiny Pirate Bar & Island Grille are setting sail for Howard County and have their sights set on franchising the concept nationwide.

The owners are scouting Howard County for a 3,000- to 4,000- square-foot spot, with seating for up to 150 customers, outdoor dining and good visibility. Brothers Rob Wecker and Steve Wecker spent about $200,000 to open the original bar and restaurant in Glen Burnie two years ago.

Steve Wecker says the Howard County location should open within a year. That’s also when they expect to have more details ready on their franchise plans, including how much it will cost. Howard County is where the others operate another restaurant, the popular Iron Bridge Wine Co.

The Glen Burnie restaurant features 145 types of rum and Caribbean-influenced food. The signature dish is the Shipwreck Burger: a half-pound burger with a grilled cheese and bacon sandwich bun, spiced rum barbecue sauce, tempura onion rings, a fried egg, lettuce and tomato. Read the rest at Bmore Media…