|Fast food chains join food truck fad||| Print ||
|Friday, March 30, 2012|
Many fast food chains are following in the footsteps of Portland's food cart scene and rolling out their own mobile eateries.
Indeed, there's buzz -- in the Portland area as well as other big cities -- around food that moves. While for decades food trucks have shuttled through warehouses, industrial areas and office parks, these bigger players take advantage of diners willing to scan Facebook and Twitter to locate lunch. They're especially willing when it means free food.
Taco Bell passed free tacos out of its purple trucks at amusement parks and music concerts last summer. Qdoba's orange Queso Quest -- loaded up with food and a comedian from Chicago -- offered coupons for a crack at "imaginative queso creations."
Read more at OregonLive.com.
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From Oregon Translational Research and Development Institute: OTRADI today announced its plans to open and operate a 13,000 square-foot multi-tenant bioscience complex in the Willamette Wharf building at 4640 SW Macadam Avenue. Slated to be complete in spring 2013, the OTRADI Bioscience Incubator (OBI) will house up to six companies.
MEDIAmerica, publisher of Oregon Business and Oregon Home magazines, announces a new retail website: HalfOffOregon.com. The website offers lodging, dining, recreation and many other items at half off their regular cost.
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