Freddy's

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers announced that its 100th store opened in Bowling Green, Kentucky, on October 29 at 10:30 a.m. CDT. Two hours later, at 10:30 a.m. PDT, its 101st store opened in Westlake Village, California, a suburb of Los Angeles.

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers is privileged to announce that, again in 2013, it was named one of Franchise Times Magazine’s “Next 300” franchise companies. The list includes franchise chains from all industries and is not just exclusive to restaurants. This...

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers is honored to announce placement in the 2013 Inc. 500|5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. This is the second consecutive year for Freddy’s ranking in the publication...

Freddy’s Great American menu has already traveled to Philly and Chi-Town and is now headed to the Southwest as it garnishes its steakburgers and all-American hot dogs with New Mexico Hatch green chile peppers.

The steakburger includes grilled onions, cheese, mustard, and Hatch...

Today is National Frozen Custard Day and the votes for America’s Favorite Frozen Custard Treat have been tallied. After coming in a close second last year behind the Signature Turtle Sundae, Freddy’s Chocolate Brownie Delight Concrete has earned the top...

It’s almost here! Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers fans across the nation are gearing up for National Frozen Custard Day; the official day each year dedicated to celebrating the taste that is Freddy’s premium frozen custard....

Freddy Simon and the founders of Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers traveled to Moore, Oklahoma, to present a $52,029.48 check to the Central and Western Oklahoma Red Cross.

 

July 2013

It’s back and bigger than ever. Now in its fourth year, our “Best Franchise Deals” report has become the can’t-miss list of top quick-service and fast-casual franchises, assessing factors such as investment-to-sales ratio, marketplace differentiation, corporate support to...

Freddy's location in Moore, Oklahoma, was spared during the F5 tornado May 20. Sunday they served 5000 first responders and volunteers during an all-day effort themed 'Hot Dogs for Heroes'.

Nearly two years after a devastating F5 tornado ravaged Freddy’s, the restaurant is returning to Joplin, Missouri.

The new, freestanding location is about one mile south of the former site. The official grand opening is Sunday, May 5, and the crew has been training for the past...

For the first time in Freddy's history, the growing concept opened three new restaurants on the same day. Two of the sites, Bradenton, Florida, and St. George, Utah, are the first in states new to the growing concept.

The third site, in Katy, Texas, is the second for the Houston metro...

Freddy's Bradenton, Florida, location is under construction in the 15th state to welcome the growing concept.

"We are extremely excited to bring Freddy's great tastes and quality food to Bradenton," says franchise operator Cash Shelton. "With construction...

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers announces a special promotion celebrating the company’s co-founder, namesake, and true American hero, Freddy Simon. In honor of Freddy’s 88th birthday, single custard cones or dishes are available for 88 cents at participating Freddy...

With rights for more than 400 new franchise stores slated for development by existing franchisees in the next 15 years, Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers has selected Max Sheets to join the team in its newly created position of vice president of real estate.

February 2013

With marketing and advertising proving more challenging for quick-serve restaurants in the age of social and digital media, some brands are looking to a retail-based approach to get their name out: merchandising.

“I think merchandise is an excellent idea,” says Jonathan Raduns...

After months of great anticipation, shovels have dug in and construction is underway at a totally new site for Freddy's in Joplin, Missouri.

The prototype, free-standing building with a drive thru will replace the original in-line Freddy's location, which was destroyed by the May...

With new-store growth predicted to continue its rapid pace over the next decade, Freddy’s home office team is preparing with a new headquarters building and the promotion of several key staff members. In addition, the company has created and filled several new positions to support the...

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers has a special deal to spice up your holiday gift giving. With the purchase of a gift card of $25 or more, you’ll receive a bottle of Freddy’s Famous Seasoning. Freddy’s gift cards are never the wrong size and the seasoning bottle...

November 2012

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers has the look and feel of a mid-20th century hamburger joint, despite having recently celebrated its 10th anniversary.

“We tried to give Freddy’s a ’40s and ’50s type of look and feel and convey the values of that...

Only a decade has passed since Freddy's first location opened in August of 2002. Now, the quick-service restaurant that specializes in cooked-to-order steakburgers and premium frozen custard treats, will open the doors of its ninth company-owned and 75th nationwide location in Olathe, Kansas...